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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 54 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.63% 0.18% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.21% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
405 481 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.55% 86.67% 91.63%
Number of salaries quoted 357 409 642
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 £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 5 December 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) Behat
4 2 (33.33%) ATDD
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) FitNesse

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Behat
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft