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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 155 179 200
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 48 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 8 7
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
User Stories
North West

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
3337 3239 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.58% 90.07% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2925 2657 3146
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 £60,000
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £35,000 -
Stockport +13 6 £50,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £44,000 -
Heywood - 1 £40,000 -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
User Stories
North West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Business Analysis
3 16 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (24.24%) User Experience
3 16 (24.24%) Wireframes
4 14 (21.21%) QA
4 14 (21.21%) HTML
4 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.21%) CSS
5 13 (19.70%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Finance
6 12 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 12 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
6 12 (18.18%) Analytics
7 11 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Flash
7 11 (16.67%) Web Analytics
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) UML
9 9 (13.64%) .NET
9 9 (13.64%) Mobile App
10 8 (12.12%) Video on Demand
10 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.12%) Fintech
10 8 (12.12%) Web Services
10 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.12%) Workflow
10 8 (12.12%) Degree
10 8 (12.12%) JIRA

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 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (6.06%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (3.03%) Magento
4 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Selenium
3 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) JMeter
4 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.52%) git-flow
5 1 (1.52%) Grunt
5 1 (1.52%) gulp
5 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Designer
3 12 (18.18%) UX Designer
4 10 (15.15%) Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Product Owner
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) CSS
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 11 (16.67%) Flash
3 9 (13.64%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) Web Services
5 6 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) NHibernate
7 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.03%) Behat
7 2 (3.03%) Ember.js
7 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 2 (3.03%) WSDL
7 2 (3.03%) XSD
8 1 (1.52%) CSS3
8 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.52%) Laravel
8 1 (1.52%) Mustache
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) User Experience
2 9 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.12%) Fintech
3 8 (12.12%) Video on Demand
4 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Business Analysis
3 16 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (24.24%) Wireframes
4 13 (19.70%) Scrum
5 12 (18.18%) Analytics
5 12 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
5 12 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 11 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 11 (16.67%) Web Analytics
7 10 (15.15%) Project Management
8 9 (13.64%) UML
9 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.12%) Workflow
10 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.61%) Use Case
11 5 (7.58%) BPMN
11 5 (7.58%) Defect Management
11 5 (7.58%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) C#
4 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) IBM
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Cognizant
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Kofax
3 3 (4.55%) Software AG
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Pega
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
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