The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 129 145 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -100
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 45 37 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.00% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.16% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 129
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3106 3192 2292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.04% 85.92% 82.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2414 2548 1828
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

User Stories
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Leeds region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Leeds

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.61%) Scrum
4 35 (34.65%) SQL
4 35 (34.65%) .NET
5 28 (27.72%) HTML
5 28 (27.72%) MS Excel
6 27 (26.73%) Software Testing
7 22 (21.78%) Project Management
8 21 (20.79%) XML
8 21 (20.79%) Retail
8 21 (20.79%) Coaching
9 20 (19.80%) C#
10 19 (18.81%) Automated Testing
10 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
10 19 (18.81%) Business Analysis
10 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
10 19 (18.81%) Analytics
11 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
12 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET
12 17 (16.83%) Test Scripting
13 16 (15.84%) QA
14 15 (14.85%) ISEB
14 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
14 15 (14.85%) ISTQB
15 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
15 13 (12.87%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
16 12 (11.88%) SoapUI
16 12 (11.88%) Moq

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) IIS
1 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) JBoss
2 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
Applications
1 28 (27.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) Big Data
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) ReSharper
1 12 (11.88%) FitNesse
1 12 (11.88%) Moq
1 12 (11.88%) SoapUI
1 12 (11.88%) SpecFlow
2 9 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) JUnit
4 2 (1.98%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 21 (20.79%) Retail
2 13 (12.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (10.89%) Finance
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (51.49%) Analyst
2 35 (34.65%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.88%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Product Owner
6 8 (7.92%) Designer
7 7 (6.93%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Product Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Web Designer
8 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (4.95%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) CRM Developer
9 4 (3.96%) QA Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) .NET
2 28 (27.72%) HTML
3 21 (20.79%) XML
4 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
5 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.88%) WPF
6 12 (11.88%) jQuery
6 12 (11.88%) HTML5
6 12 (11.88%) Gherkin
7 9 (8.91%) CSS
8 7 (6.93%) WSDL
8 7 (6.93%) Web Services
9 6 (5.94%) Modernizr
9 6 (5.94%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (3.96%) Velocity
11 3 (2.97%) Spring
12 2 (1.98%) Symfony
13 1 (0.99%) JSON
13 1 (0.99%) XML Schema
13 1 (0.99%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Private Cloud
2 9 (8.91%) User Experience
3 6 (5.94%) Graphic Design
3 6 (5.94%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.96%) NHS
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Social Media
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) W3C
7 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.94%) UNIX
3 2 (1.98%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Scrum
3 27 (26.73%) Software Testing
4 22 (21.78%) Project Management
5 21 (20.79%) Coaching
6 19 (18.81%) Analytics
6 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
6 19 (18.81%) Automated Testing
6 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
6 19 (18.81%) Business Analysis
7 17 (16.83%) Test Scripting
8 12 (11.88%) Agile Testing
8 12 (11.88%) BDD
8 12 (11.88%) Line Management
8 12 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (11.88%) OO
9 11 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.89%) MVC
9 11 (10.89%) Use Case
10 10 (9.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) SQL
2 20 (19.80%) C#
3 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.89%) Java
5 6 (5.94%) C
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
7 2 (1.98%) Perl
7 2 (1.98%) Python
7 2 (1.98%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) ISEB
1 15 (14.85%) ISTQB
2 12 (11.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (8.91%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Apple
3 1 (0.99%) Facebook
3 1 (0.99%) Twitter
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago