The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 59 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% 0.56% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.65% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 459 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.60% 85.00% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 349 378 569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

User Stories
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Sheffield

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (50.00%) Behat
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Behat
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago