The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
North West / Manchester
Rank 144 153 168
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 53 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.56% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 11 18
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3317 2866 3293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.46% 89.98% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2357 2830
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,525
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

User Stories
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Manchester

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Manchester

User Stories
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 8 £35,000 - 3
Stockport - 8 £50,000 - 2
Altrincham - 1 £31,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £44,000 -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Wigan - 1 £30,000 - 1
User Stories
North West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Business Analysis
3 18 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 17 (20.99%) User Experience
4 17 (20.99%) HTML
4 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.99%) CSS
5 16 (19.75%) QA
6 15 (18.52%) Scrum
7 14 (17.28%) Finance
7 14 (17.28%) Prototyping
7 14 (17.28%) Feasibility Study
8 13 (16.05%) Information Architecture
8 13 (16.05%) Analytics
8 13 (16.05%) Web Analytics
8 13 (16.05%) Flash
9 12 (14.81%) Mobile App
10 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.58%) Project Management
11 10 (12.35%) Fintech
12 9 (11.11%) Video on Demand
12 9 (11.11%) UML
12 9 (11.11%) Web Services
12 9 (11.11%) Degree
13 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
13 8 (9.88%) Workflow
14 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.64%) IBM
14 7 (8.64%) SQL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (4.94%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (2.47%) Magento
3 2 (2.47%) Visualfiles
4 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.64%) JIRA
2 5 (6.17%) git-flow
3 4 (4.94%) RSpec
4 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.70%) Selenium
4 3 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.47%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.47%) JMeter
5 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.47%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.23%) Grunt
6 1 (1.23%) gulp
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Legal
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Front Office
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Analyst
2 32 (39.51%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) Designer
3 14 (17.28%) UX Designer
4 12 (14.81%) Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Tester
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Agile Scrum Master
9 2 (2.47%) Business IT Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Case Management Developer
9 2 (2.47%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Performance Tester
9 2 (2.47%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) CSS
1 17 (20.99%) HTML
2 13 (16.05%) Flash
3 9 (11.11%) Web Services
4 6 (7.41%) .NET
4 6 (7.41%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) Ember.js
5 4 (4.94%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.70%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.47%) Behat
7 2 (2.47%) Laravel
7 2 (2.47%) SOAP
7 2 (2.47%) WSDL
7 2 (2.47%) XSD
8 1 (1.23%) Haml
8 1 (1.23%) HTML5
8 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) User Experience
2 12 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.35%) Fintech
4 9 (11.11%) Video on Demand
5 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.70%) iPad
7 3 (3.70%) VLE
8 2 (2.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Android
1 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Business Analysis
3 18 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 15 (18.52%) Scrum
5 14 (17.28%) Feasibility Study
5 14 (17.28%) Prototyping
6 13 (16.05%) Analytics
6 13 (16.05%) Information Architecture
6 13 (16.05%) Web Analytics
7 11 (13.58%) Project Management
7 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.11%) UML
9 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.88%) Workflow
10 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.64%) TDD
11 6 (7.41%) Use Case
12 5 (6.17%) BPMN
12 5 (6.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 4 (4.94%) Ruby
4 2 (2.47%) C#
4 2 (2.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) IBM
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.70%) Kofax
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) Software AG
5 1 (1.23%) Pega
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
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