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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 154 148 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 57 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.31% 1.41% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.60% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 68
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £46,000
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
3846 4261 3694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.29% 88.22% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3221 3460 2848
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -9 49 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -
User Stories
Yorkshire

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.00%) BDD
3 26 (26.00%) Selenium
4 25 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (25.00%) Test Management
5 24 (24.00%) Test Planning
5 24 (24.00%) Business Analysis
6 22 (22.00%) Scrum
7 21 (21.00%) Test Automation
8 20 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 20 (20.00%) ATDD
8 20 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 18 (18.00%) Change Management
10 16 (16.00%) Software Testing
10 16 (16.00%) QA
11 15 (15.00%) Kanban
12 14 (14.00%) Waterfall
12 14 (14.00%) Use Case
12 14 (14.00%) TDD
13 13 (13.00%) Project Management
13 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
14 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.00%) MS Visio
14 12 (12.00%) Finance
14 12 (12.00%) Retail
14 12 (12.00%) Change Control
15 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
15 11 (11.00%) SDLC
15 11 (11.00%) ISEB

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (2.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Selenium
2 20 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 20 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 10 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.00%) JIRA
6 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
1 12 (12.00%) Retail
2 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.00%) Games
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (36.00%) Analyst
2 24 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 21 (21.00%) Automation Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 14 (14.00%) Scrum Master
6 10 (10.00%) Database Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Product Owner
10 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Change Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Test Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) User Researcher
12 4 (4.00%) Systems Test Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) User Experience Researcher
13 3 (3.00%) Senior Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.00%) CSS
2 5 (5.00%) HTML
2 5 (5.00%) Web Services
3 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.00%) Flash
3 3 (3.00%) Velocity
3 3 (3.00%) XML
4 2 (2.00%) Ajax
4 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.00%) jQuery
4 2 (2.00%) MDX
4 2 (2.00%) React
4 2 (2.00%) WSDL
4 2 (2.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.00%) CSS3
5 1 (1.00%) HTML5
5 1 (1.00%) JSON
5 1 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) User Experience
2 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.00%) NHS
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) W3C
7 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Android
1 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
1 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.00%) BDD
3 25 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (25.00%) Test Management
4 24 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 24 (24.00%) Test Planning
5 22 (22.00%) Scrum
6 21 (21.00%) Test Automation
7 20 (20.00%) ATDD
8 18 (18.00%) Change Management
9 16 (16.00%) Software Testing
10 15 (15.00%) Kanban
11 14 (14.00%) TDD
11 14 (14.00%) Use Case
11 14 (14.00%) Waterfall
12 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
12 13 (13.00%) Project Management
13 12 (12.00%) Change Control
14 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
14 11 (11.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.00%) C#
3 4 (4.00%) Java
3 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (1.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.00%) Groovy
5 1 (1.00%) Perl
5 1 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) Scala
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) ISEB
2 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) Progress
3 2 (2.00%) hybris
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: + Excellent Benefits such as free Sky HD package
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 25 days ago