The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 83 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.10% 1.54% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.81% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 774 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 84.60% 84.87% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 782 564 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Harrogate 0 7 £42,500 +6.25%
York +1 5 £22,500 -35.71%
User Stories
Yorkshire

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) CIMA
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) ACCA
2 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Usability Testing
2 13 (65.00%) QA
3 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) MS Office
4 11 (55.00%) Google
4 11 (55.00%) Fault Management
4 11 (55.00%) SaaS
4 11 (55.00%) Google Apps
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Billing
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (5.00%) Talend
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) SaaS
1 11 (55.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
3 4 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Usability Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) ACCA
1 13 (65.00%) CIMA
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Talend