The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.49% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 70 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.56% 77.78% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 55
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) RUP
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) RUP
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft