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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 66 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.59% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
418 473 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.80% 74.37% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 340 326 364
Average salary £40,000 £37,050 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% -7.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015. 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
Gateshead - 2 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £25,000 - 3
User Stories
North East

User Stories
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago