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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Rank 108 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 50 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.91% 1.47% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.65% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 60
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
2360 2966 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.04% 88.88% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2434 2653
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) Scrum
3 25 (30.86%) Business Analysis
4 24 (29.63%) Cucumber
5 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (25.93%) Selenium
7 19 (23.46%) Finance
7 19 (23.46%) XML
8 18 (22.22%) SOAP
9 17 (20.99%) JIRA
9 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
10 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
11 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
12 14 (17.28%) Test Management
12 14 (17.28%) Jenkins
12 14 (17.28%) Maven
12 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
13 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
13 13 (16.05%) Coaching
14 12 (14.81%) Automation Testing
14 12 (14.81%) REST
14 12 (14.81%) JMeter
14 12 (14.81%) LoadRunner
15 11 (13.58%) Web Services
15 11 (13.58%) BDD
15 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
16 10 (12.35%) Test Planning
16 10 (12.35%) Systems Analysis
16 10 (12.35%) Regression Testing
17 9 (11.11%) SQL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) Apache
1 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Trello
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Loggly
3 2 (2.47%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Heroku
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.47%) HBase
2 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.47%) Redis
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.47%) Riak
3 1 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Cucumber
2 21 (25.93%) Selenium
3 17 (20.99%) JIRA
4 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
5 14 (17.28%) Jenkins
5 14 (17.28%) Maven
6 12 (14.81%) JMeter
6 12 (14.81%) LoadRunner
7 8 (9.88%) FitNesse
7 8 (9.88%) SpecFlow
8 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
9 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (2.47%) eggPlant
11 2 (2.47%) Grunt
11 2 (2.47%) HP UFT
11 2 (2.47%) NUnit
11 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
12 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (74.07%) Analyst
2 40 (49.38%) Business Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) Test Analyst
4 14 (17.28%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (13.58%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Junior
9 4 (4.94%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Junior Business Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum Master
9 4 (4.94%) Software Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) XML
2 18 (22.22%) SOAP
3 12 (14.81%) REST
4 11 (13.58%) Web Services
5 8 (9.88%) .NET
6 5 (6.17%) WSDL
7 4 (4.94%) Behat
7 4 (4.94%) Gherkin
7 4 (4.94%) Velocity
7 4 (4.94%) XSD
8 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.47%) CSS
8 2 (2.47%) CSS3
8 2 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.47%) HTML
8 2 (2.47%) HTML5
8 2 (2.47%) jQuery
8 2 (2.47%) JSON
8 2 (2.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (4.94%) User Experience
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) CoreOS
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) Scrum
3 25 (30.86%) Business Analysis
4 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
6 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 14 (17.28%) Test Management
8 13 (16.05%) Coaching
9 12 (14.81%) Automation Testing
10 11 (13.58%) BDD
10 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
11 10 (12.35%) Regression Testing
11 10 (12.35%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (12.35%) Test Planning
12 9 (11.11%) Use Case
12 9 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Exploratory Testing
13 8 (9.88%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (9.88%) Kanban
14 7 (8.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) C#
2 6 (7.41%) Java
3 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) C
4 2 (2.47%) PHP
4 2 (2.47%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
1 4 (4.94%) ISEB
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) AAT
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
1 2 (2.47%) HDFS
1 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.47%) Nagios
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Salt
1 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Google
2 2 (2.47%) New Relic
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
2 2 (2.47%) SaltStack
2 2 (2.47%) Splunk
2 2 (2.47%) VMware
3 1 (1.23%) Apple
3 1 (1.23%) HP
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.23%) Tableau
3 1 (1.23%) Telerik
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