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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 72 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.66% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £28,780 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
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
517 603 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.74% 85.78% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 445 523 356
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the North East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 4 £37,500 +30.29% 5
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Use Case
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
5 9 (42.86%) RUP
5 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 9 (42.86%) SOA
5 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) SaaS
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Change Management
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Data Management
10 3 (14.29%) ISEB
10 3 (14.29%) BPMN
10 3 (14.29%) Velocity
10 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) Big Data
11 2 (9.52%) User Experience
11 2 (9.52%) QA
11 2 (9.52%) Marketing
11 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (9.52%) SQL
11 2 (9.52%) UML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Heroku
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Systems Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Product Owner
4 2 (9.52%) Product Manager
4 2 (9.52%) RUP Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Software Product Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.76%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Velocity
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Use Case
3 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
4 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 9 (42.86%) RUP
4 9 (42.86%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) BPMN
7 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Data Management
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.76%) ERP
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Apple
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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