The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 148 159 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 107 61 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.49% 1.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.39% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 59
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5766 4403 4547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.12% 83.14% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4455 3436 3737
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,090 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -7 82 £40,000 +17.64% 7
South Yorkshire -6 18 £40,000 +11.88% 3
North Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.65%) Finance
3 45 (28.48%) .NET
4 43 (27.22%) Microsoft
5 39 (24.68%) Business Analysis
6 37 (23.42%) Time Management
7 35 (22.15%) DSDM
8 34 (21.52%) Web Services
8 34 (21.52%) Java
8 34 (21.52%) QA
8 34 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (19.62%) C#
10 30 (18.99%) Scrum
11 29 (18.35%) Test Automation
12 27 (17.09%) Selenium
12 27 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
13 25 (15.82%) JIRA
14 24 (15.19%) Marketing
15 22 (13.92%) TDD
16 21 (13.29%) XML
17 20 (12.66%) SQL
18 19 (12.03%) WSDL
18 19 (12.03%) Waterfall
18 19 (12.03%) Cucumber
19 18 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
19 18 (11.39%) Test Management
19 18 (11.39%) OO
20 17 (10.76%) HP Quality Center
21 16 (10.13%) SpecFlow

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (9.49%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.80%) Confluence
3 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.43%) MS Project
2 7 (4.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Google Apps
1 7 (4.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) HTTP
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.86%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.16%) MySQL
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Redis
6 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.27%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (17.09%) Selenium
1 27 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (15.82%) JIRA
3 19 (12.03%) Cucumber
4 16 (10.13%) SpecFlow
4 16 (10.13%) FitNesse
5 11 (6.96%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (5.06%) SoapUI
7 6 (3.80%) Maven
7 6 (3.80%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.53%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.53%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.90%) JBehave
10 3 (1.90%) Ant
11 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.63%) JUnit
General
1 50 (31.65%) Finance
2 24 (15.19%) Marketing
3 5 (3.16%) Games
4 3 (1.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (67.72%) Analyst
2 90 (56.96%) Business Analyst
3 25 (15.82%) Agile Business Analyst
4 17 (10.76%) Test Analyst
5 16 (10.13%) Agile Test Analyst
6 15 (9.49%) Architect
7 14 (8.86%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (8.23%) Senior Business Analyst
8 13 (8.23%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (7.59%) Team Leader
9 12 (7.59%) Developer
10 11 (6.96%) Tester
10 11 (6.96%) Automation Tester
11 8 (5.06%) QA Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst Team Leader
11 8 (5.06%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (5.06%) Selenium Tester
12 6 (3.80%) Java Developer
13 5 (3.16%) Product Manager
14 4 (2.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.48%) .NET
2 34 (21.52%) Web Services
3 21 (13.29%) XML
4 19 (12.03%) WSDL
5 16 (10.13%) XSD
5 16 (10.13%) SOAP
6 14 (8.86%) Java EE
7 7 (4.43%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.43%) Spring
8 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (3.16%) WinForms
9 4 (2.53%) .NET Remoting
9 4 (2.53%) REST
10 3 (1.90%) Apache Camel
10 3 (1.90%) HTML
10 3 (1.90%) J2EE
11 2 (1.27%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.27%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.16%) Online Games
5 4 (2.53%) DTV
5 4 (2.53%) NHS
6 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.80%) Windows
2 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.90%) Linux
4 2 (1.27%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.68%) Business Analysis
3 37 (23.42%) Time Management
4 35 (22.15%) DSDM
5 34 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (18.99%) Scrum
7 29 (18.35%) Test Automation
8 22 (13.92%) TDD
9 19 (12.03%) Waterfall
10 18 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (11.39%) Test Management
10 18 (11.39%) OO
11 16 (10.13%) Usability Testing
12 15 (9.49%) ETL
13 13 (8.23%) BDD
14 12 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
14 12 (7.59%) UML
15 11 (6.96%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (6.96%) Workflow
15 11 (6.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.52%) Java
2 31 (19.62%) C#
3 20 (12.66%) SQL
4 6 (3.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) ISEB
3 7 (4.43%) ACCA
3 7 (4.43%) CIMA
4 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (10.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (27.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.13%) Oracle
2 16 (10.13%) HP
3 14 (8.86%) Informatica
4 9 (5.70%) Google
5 6 (3.80%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.53%) Typemock
6 4 (2.53%) Red Gate
7 3 (1.90%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
Leeds
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 23 days ago