The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.47% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,218 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 408 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.55% 81.60% 75.29%
Number of salaries quoted 376 355 320
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

User Stories
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

User Stories
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £47,218 - 7
User Stories
North East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Market Research
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Psychology
3 4 (30.77%) Human Factors
3 4 (30.77%) Usability Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 2 (15.38%) RSpec
5 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 2 (15.38%) hybris
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RSpec
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Product Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Hybris Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) Struts
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) JSF
1 2 (15.38%) DHTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Psychology
2 4 (30.77%) Human Factors
3 2 (15.38%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Market Research
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Usability Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Scala
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) hybris
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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