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 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 154 170 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -92
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 46 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.94% 0.93% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.09% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 109
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
3866 4212 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.55% 85.13% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 3426 2353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +10 37 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
User Stories
Yorkshire

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (81.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.78%) Scrum
3 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
3 37 (32.17%) SQL
4 34 (29.57%) .NET
5 29 (25.22%) HTML
6 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
7 25 (21.74%) C#
8 24 (20.87%) Software Testing
9 23 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 23 (20.00%) XML
10 22 (19.13%) Coaching
11 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
11 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (17.39%) Automated Testing
13 19 (16.52%) Project Management
13 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
14 18 (15.65%) Retail
14 18 (15.65%) QA
15 17 (14.78%) Test Scripting
15 17 (14.78%) Analytics
16 16 (13.91%) Test Automation
16 16 (13.91%) JavaScript
17 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
17 15 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (13.04%) Finance
17 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
17 15 (13.04%) jQuery
18 14 (12.17%) .NET Framework
18 14 (12.17%) Apple iOS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.22%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) JBoss
2 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.87%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.87%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) Extranet
2 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) Big Data
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Moq
1 12 (10.43%) SoapUI
1 12 (10.43%) ReSharper
1 12 (10.43%) FitNesse
1 12 (10.43%) SpecFlow
2 9 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.35%) JUnit
4 2 (1.74%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) JIRA
5 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (15.65%) Retail
2 15 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (53.91%) Analyst
2 47 (40.87%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.91%) Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Test Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Product Owner
7 8 (6.96%) Designer
8 7 (6.09%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) ScrumMaster
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Web Designer
10 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (4.35%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Product Manager
10 5 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.57%) .NET
2 29 (25.22%) HTML
3 23 (20.00%) XML
4 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
5 15 (13.04%) jQuery
6 14 (12.17%) .NET Framework
7 13 (11.30%) HTML5
8 12 (10.43%) WPF
8 12 (10.43%) Gherkin
9 10 (8.70%) CSS
10 7 (6.09%) Web Services
11 6 (5.22%) Modernizr
11 6 (5.22%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (5.22%) Velocity
12 5 (4.35%) WSDL
13 3 (2.61%) Spring
13 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.74%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.74%) Symfony
14 2 (1.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Private Cloud
2 9 (7.83%) User Experience
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Graphic Design
4 6 (5.22%) NHS
5 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.87%) W3C
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.35%) UNIX
3 2 (1.74%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
3 2 (1.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (81.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.78%) Scrum
3 24 (20.87%) Software Testing
4 23 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 22 (19.13%) Coaching
6 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
6 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 19 (16.52%) Project Management
9 17 (14.78%) Test Scripting
9 17 (14.78%) Analytics
10 16 (13.91%) Test Automation
11 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
12 14 (12.17%) MVC
13 13 (11.30%) BDD
14 12 (10.43%) Line Management
14 12 (10.43%) Agile Testing
14 12 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (9.57%) TDD
15 11 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.17%) SQL
2 25 (21.74%) C#
3 16 (13.91%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.30%) Java
5 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.48%) C
6 3 (2.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
7 2 (1.74%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) ISEB
2 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 12 (10.43%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) Apple
3 2 (1.74%) Adobe
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle
4 1 (0.87%) Facebook
4 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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