The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 160 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 46 84 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.97% 1.69% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.99% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 43
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
User Stories
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4244 4224 3108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.48% 84.77% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3279 2431
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Leeds -28 39 £45,750 +7.64% 11
Bradford -11 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
User Stories
Yorkshire

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 73 (82.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (31.46%) Business Analysis
4 25 (28.09%) Scrum
5 22 (24.72%) Change Management
5 22 (24.72%) Use Case
6 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (21.35%) Retail
6 19 (21.35%) SQL
7 18 (20.22%) Coaching
8 17 (19.10%) HTML
8 17 (19.10%) Java
8 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
9 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
9 16 (17.98%) SDLC
10 15 (16.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (16.85%) C#
11 14 (15.73%) Web Services
11 14 (15.73%) MS Visio
11 14 (15.73%) NHS
11 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (15.73%) QA
12 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
12 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
12 13 (14.61%) TDD
12 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
12 13 (14.61%) Finance
13 12 (13.48%) Validation
13 12 (13.48%) GAP Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.49%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) Node.js
2 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) IaaS
1 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.25%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
1 2 (2.25%) DNS
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Extranet
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.49%) Apache Hive
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.37%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) HBase
4 2 (2.25%) Redis
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Maven
1 3 (3.37%) Selenium
1 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.25%) Grunt
2 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 19 (21.35%) Retail
2 13 (14.61%) Finance
3 11 (12.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Analyst
2 36 (40.45%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Product Owner
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Flash Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Designer
6 6 (6.74%) ActionScript Developer
6 6 (6.74%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (5.62%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (4.49%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Change Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) HTML
2 14 (15.73%) Web Services
3 11 (12.36%) XML
3 11 (12.36%) CSS
4 9 (10.11%) JSON
4 9 (10.11%) jQuery
5 8 (8.99%) HTML5
5 8 (8.99%) CSS3
5 8 (8.99%) Flash
5 8 (8.99%) .NET
6 6 (6.74%) Velocity
7 5 (5.62%) Spring
8 4 (4.49%) WSDL
8 4 (4.49%) XML Schema
8 4 (4.49%) Java EE
9 2 (2.25%) REST
9 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.25%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) NHS
2 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.74%) User Experience
4 5 (5.62%) E-Learning
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) W3C
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) Replication
6 2 (2.25%) Social Media
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) IVR
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Android
1 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
1 7 (7.87%) Windows Phone
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Linux
3 2 (2.25%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (82.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (31.46%) Business Analysis
4 25 (28.09%) Scrum
5 22 (24.72%) Change Management
5 22 (24.72%) Use Case
6 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (20.22%) Coaching
8 16 (17.98%) SDLC
8 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
9 15 (16.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
11 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
11 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
11 13 (14.61%) TDD
12 12 (13.48%) Validation
12 12 (13.48%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (10.11%) Automated Testing
14 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) SQL
2 17 (19.10%) Java
2 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.85%) C#
4 6 (6.74%) C++
4 6 (6.74%) Scala
4 6 (6.74%) ActionScript 3.0
4 6 (6.74%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (6.74%) ActionScript
4 6 (6.74%) Python
5 4 (4.49%) Groovy
5 4 (4.49%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
6 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
6 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) ISEB
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
1 2 (2.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Nagios
1 2 (2.25%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.25%) Ansible
1 2 (2.25%) Salt
1 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.25%) New Relic
3 2 (2.25%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.25%) Adobe
3 2 (2.25%) VMware
3 2 (2.25%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) Facebook
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Siebel
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