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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 179 142 193
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +51
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 93 86 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.23% 1.53% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.78% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 31
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 £31,000 £31,150 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £48,500
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
6296 4822 4685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.55% 85.83% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4949 3808 3839
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 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -35 66 £42,500 +6.25% 9
South Yorkshire -20 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North Yorkshire -12 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 152 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.15%) Finance
3 51 (27.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 42 (22.83%) Time Management
6 39 (21.20%) Business Analysis
7 38 (20.65%) .NET
8 37 (20.11%) Java
9 35 (19.02%) DSDM
10 34 (18.48%) C#
11 33 (17.93%) Scrum
12 32 (17.39%) JIRA
12 32 (17.39%) QA
13 31 (16.85%) SQL Server
14 28 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (14.13%) Mentoring
16 26 (14.13%) Web Services
17 25 (13.59%) Marketing
17 25 (13.59%) Degree
17 25 (13.59%) Waterfall
18 23 (12.50%) OO
19 21 (11.41%) Relational Database
20 20 (10.87%) Test Automation
20 20 (10.87%) WebSphere
20 20 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (10.87%) Systems Analysis
20 20 (10.87%) Oracle
20 20 (10.87%) ETL
21 19 (10.33%) RDBMS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.26%) Confluence
3 4 (2.17%) IIS
4 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.15%) MS Project
3 13 (7.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) SaaS
1 13 (7.07%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) HTTP
1 2 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.41%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (10.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.72%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.72%) MySQL
6 3 (1.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.63%) Redis
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (17.39%) JIRA
2 28 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (9.24%) Cucumber
4 16 (8.70%) Selenium
5 10 (5.43%) FitNesse
5 10 (5.43%) SpecFlow
6 8 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (3.26%) Maven
7 6 (3.26%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.17%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.63%) Ant
9 3 (1.63%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.63%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.63%) JBehave
10 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.54%) JUnit
11 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (33.15%) Finance
2 25 (13.59%) Marketing
3 4 (2.17%) Banking
4 3 (1.63%) Publishing
5 2 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (70.11%) Analyst
2 118 (64.13%) Business Analyst
3 28 (15.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 21 (11.41%) Senior Business Analyst
4 21 (11.41%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (10.87%) Architect
6 19 (10.33%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (7.07%) Developer
8 12 (6.52%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.43%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.43%) Agile Test Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) QA Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 8 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
11 6 (3.26%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.26%) Tester
11 6 (3.26%) Automation Tester
12 5 (2.72%) Junior Analyst
12 5 (2.72%) Junior
12 5 (2.72%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.65%) .NET
2 26 (14.13%) Web Services
3 19 (10.33%) Java EE
4 15 (8.15%) XML
5 13 (7.07%) WSDL
6 10 (5.43%) XSD
6 10 (5.43%) SOAP
7 8 (4.35%) HTML
8 7 (3.80%) Spring
9 5 (2.72%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (2.72%) jQuery
10 4 (2.17%) REST
10 4 (2.17%) CSS
11 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.63%) .NET Remoting
11 3 (1.63%) WinForms
11 3 (1.63%) Modernizr
11 3 (1.63%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.63%) Apache Camel
11 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) N-Tier
2 15 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.35%) User Experience
5 7 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.63%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.63%) NHS
6 3 (1.63%) DTV
7 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.09%) Online Games
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.17%) Windows
2 3 (1.63%) Linux
2 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.09%) UNIX
4 1 (0.54%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (22.83%) Time Management
4 39 (21.20%) Business Analysis
5 35 (19.02%) DSDM
6 33 (17.93%) Scrum
7 27 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (14.13%) Mentoring
9 25 (13.59%) Waterfall
10 23 (12.50%) OO
11 20 (10.87%) ETL
11 20 (10.87%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (10.87%) Test Automation
12 19 (10.33%) TDD
13 18 (9.78%) UML
14 16 (8.70%) Usability Testing
15 15 (8.15%) Product Management
16 13 (7.07%) Fault Management
16 13 (7.07%) CRM
17 12 (6.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.11%) Java
2 34 (18.48%) C#
3 18 (9.78%) SQL
4 9 (4.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.17%) Ruby
6 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Degree
2 13 (7.07%) ACCA
2 13 (7.07%) CIMA
3 6 (3.26%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) Oracle
3 19 (10.33%) Informatica
4 15 (8.15%) Google
5 11 (5.98%) HP
6 6 (3.26%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.63%) Typemock
7 3 (1.63%) Red Gate
7 3 (1.63%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.54%) Talend
8 1 (0.54%) Adobe
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