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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 159 163 173
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 13
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
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
3065 2968 3413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 88.44% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2472 2773
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 - 14 £32,500 - 1
Stockport +10 1 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Bury - 1 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £70,000 -
User Stories
North West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) .NET
3 15 (31.91%) OO
3 15 (31.91%) NHibernate
3 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
4 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
5 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) BDD
7 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.77%) OOP
8 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
9 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (10.64%) HTML
9 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 5 (10.64%) Retail
9 5 (10.64%) Gherkin
10 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (8.51%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement

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 (4.26%) Moodle
1 2 (4.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) MSTest
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.26%) Firebug
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JMeter
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Analyst
3 14 (29.79%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Software Developer
6 8 (17.02%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Business Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Product Owner
8 5 (10.64%) Product Manager
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) Junior .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.26%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) NHibernate
3 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) Gherkin
3 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.51%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) Ajax
5 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.26%) CSS3
5 2 (4.26%) Ember.js
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) JSON
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) W3C
4 2 (4.26%) EPoS
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) OO
3 11 (23.40%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.89%) BDD
5 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.77%) OOP
6 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.51%) Use Case
9 3 (6.38%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Product Management
9 3 (6.38%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (6.38%) Stress Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) ES6
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Google
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