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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 162 161 176
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 23 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 12
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -31.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
3202 3232 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.60% 89.83% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2664 2737
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 3 £30,000 - 1
Bury - 1 £40,000 -
User Stories
North West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) C#
2 21 (47.73%) .NET
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) OO
3 18 (40.91%) NHibernate
3 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
4 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.64%) OOP
6 6 (13.64%) Selenium
6 6 (13.64%) BDD
6 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (11.36%) TDD
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.09%) Java
8 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.09%) QA
8 4 (9.09%) Product Management
8 4 (9.09%) Gherkin
9 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.82%) Defect Management
9 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.82%) Use Case
9 3 (6.82%) Stress Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Client/Server

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 (4.55%) Moodle
1 2 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) JMeter
2 2 (4.55%) JUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 14 (31.82%) SQL Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Software Developer
5 11 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Product Owner
8 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Product Manager
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Tester
10 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) NHibernate
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.55%) Ajax
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) CSS3
4 2 (4.55%) Ember.js
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) HTML5
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) OO
3 7 (15.91%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) BDD
4 6 (13.64%) OOP
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
7 3 (6.82%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Stress Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Use Case
7 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.55%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.55%) QA Automation
8 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.55%) V-Model
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) ES6
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Google
1 1 (2.27%) HP
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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