The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 69 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.25% 1.99% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.26% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 4
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,359
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £39,100 £47,218
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
616 664 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.79% 87.95% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 535 562 514
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

User Stories
Salary Trend in the North East

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

User Stories Salary Trend in the North East

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the North East

User Stories
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Tyne and Wear -4 7 £41,500 +6.41% 6
Durham - 2 £30,000 - 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Psychology
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Market Research
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) People Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Tester
1 3 (23.08%) User Researcher
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
3 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Market Research
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
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Salary: c
Posted: 25 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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