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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 68 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.25% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
642 580 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.29% 85.29% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 542 478 367
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (70.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (58.82%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) User Experience
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 1 (5.88%) C#
9 1 (5.88%) .NET
9 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (5.88%) CRM
9 1 (5.88%) Degree
9 1 (5.88%) Selenium
9 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Product Owner
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Product Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP