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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 156 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 15
Median salary £32,500 £35,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3015 2894 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.13% 88.20% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2374 2706
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 - 15 £32,500 -
Stockport +15 1 - -
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 27 May 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 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) Scrum
4 14 (27.45%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) NHibernate
4 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
5 12 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 11 (21.57%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.65%) BDD
9 7 (13.73%) Gherkin
9 7 (13.73%) Degree
9 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
9 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.76%) HTML
10 6 (11.76%) CSS
10 6 (11.76%) OOP
10 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.80%) Retail
11 5 (9.80%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
12 4 (7.84%) Graceful Degradation
12 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software

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 (3.92%) Moodle
1 2 (3.92%) WordPress
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) MSTest
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.92%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.92%) Firebug
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) JMeter
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (19.61%) C# Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Software Developer
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Product Owner
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Product Manager
8 5 (9.80%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Software Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) NHibernate
3 7 (13.73%) Gherkin
4 6 (11.76%) CSS
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.88%) JSON
8 2 (3.92%) Ajax
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) CSS3
8 2 (3.92%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.92%) HTML5
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) EPoS
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 3 (5.88%) W3C
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) NHS
6 1 (1.96%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.96%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 14 (27.45%) OO
4 12 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 9 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.76%) OOP
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) Defect Management
8 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) Graceful Degradation
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) ES6
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
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