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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 65 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.52% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
640 559 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.15% 85.60% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 544 453 426
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Sheffield

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
4 10 (45.45%) JIRA
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
7 6 (27.27%) User Experience
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) CRM
9 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Scrum
10 3 (13.64%) ERP
10 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (13.64%) HP
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
11 2 (9.09%) ISEB
11 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 2 (9.09%) QA
11 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Time Management
12 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (4.55%) Web Development
12 1 (4.55%) Degree

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 15 (68.18%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Product Owner
4 3 (13.64%) Product Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP