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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 78 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
623 456 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.58% 71.81% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 537 392 385
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
7 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) Java

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Product Owner
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Product Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
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