The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Salford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 17 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.50% 1.56% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 1.85% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £47,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 86.25% 84.38% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
Manchester

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Salford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Salford

User Stories
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) New Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) BBC
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) RUP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) New Media
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago