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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 148 177 124
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -53
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 102 76 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.39% 1.10% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.33% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 96 65 104
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
6371 5704 4595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.08% 82.83% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5186 4318 3694
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
West Yorkshire +6 72 £36,000 -4.00%
North Yorkshire +11 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
South Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 -
East Yorkshire - 8 £37,000 - 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 139 (74.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.88%) Scrum
3 51 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 45 (24.06%) Finance
5 43 (22.99%) .NET
6 40 (21.39%) SQL
6 40 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (20.86%) HTML
8 38 (20.32%) Waterfall
9 37 (19.79%) User Experience
10 34 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 34 (18.18%) Software Testing
11 32 (17.11%) ISEB
11 32 (17.11%) C#
11 32 (17.11%) Degree
12 30 (16.04%) QA
13 25 (13.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (12.30%) Test Automation
14 23 (12.30%) XML
15 22 (11.76%) UML
15 22 (11.76%) E-Commerce
15 22 (11.76%) Test Scripting
16 21 (11.23%) JIRA
17 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
17 20 (10.70%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (10.70%) Analytics
17 20 (10.70%) SQL Server
17 20 (10.70%) Software Engineering
18 19 (10.16%) MVC
18 19 (10.16%) Business Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.81%) IIS
3 6 (3.21%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.07%) JBoss
4 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.81%) MS Project
3 7 (3.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) SaaS
2 7 (3.74%) Google Apps
2 7 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.42%) Big Data
3 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.21%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (11.23%) JIRA
2 20 (10.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.42%) FitNesse
3 12 (6.42%) ReSharper
3 12 (6.42%) Moq
3 12 (6.42%) SoapUI
3 12 (6.42%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.67%) JUnit
5 4 (2.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.07%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 45 (24.06%) Finance
2 18 (9.63%) Retail
3 12 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.28%) Marketing
5 4 (2.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.07%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (58.82%) Analyst
2 89 (47.59%) Business Analyst
3 20 (10.70%) Test Analyst
3 20 (10.70%) Designer
4 15 (8.02%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (8.02%) Product Owner
4 15 (8.02%) Developer
5 12 (6.42%) Software Engineer
6 11 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (5.88%) UX Designer
7 10 (5.35%) Junior Analyst
7 10 (5.35%) Junior
8 9 (4.81%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (4.28%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Web Designer
10 7 (3.74%) Product Manager
10 7 (3.74%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Junior Test Analyst
11 6 (3.21%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.99%) .NET
2 39 (20.86%) HTML
3 23 (12.30%) XML
4 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 16 (8.56%) jQuery
7 12 (6.42%) WPF
7 12 (6.42%) Gherkin
7 12 (6.42%) HTML5
8 11 (5.88%) CSS
9 9 (4.81%) Modernizr
9 9 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (4.28%) Web Services
11 7 (3.74%) WSDL
12 5 (2.67%) Java EE
13 3 (1.60%) Spring
14 2 (1.07%) Ajax
14 2 (1.07%) Symfony
14 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (0.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.79%) User Experience
2 9 (4.81%) Graphic Design
2 9 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.21%) Open Source
4 6 (3.21%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) W3C
6 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.42%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.21%) UNIX
3 2 (1.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (74.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.88%) Scrum
3 40 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (20.32%) Waterfall
5 34 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 25 (13.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (12.30%) Test Automation
8 22 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 22 (11.76%) UML
8 22 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 20 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.70%) Analytics
10 19 (10.16%) Business Analysis
10 19 (10.16%) Project Management
10 19 (10.16%) MVC
11 18 (9.63%) OO
11 18 (9.63%) Usability Testing
11 18 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (8.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.39%) SQL
2 32 (17.11%) C#
3 16 (8.56%) Java
3 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.21%) C
4 6 (3.21%) Ruby
5 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.07%) Python
7 2 (1.07%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (17.11%) ISEB
1 32 (17.11%) Degree
2 18 (9.63%) ISTQB
2 18 (9.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (8.56%) ACCA
3 16 (8.56%) CIMA
4 2 (1.07%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.42%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 51 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.42%) Apple
3 7 (3.74%) Google
4 6 (3.21%) Oracle
5 5 (2.67%) Informatica
6 3 (1.60%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.53%) Talend
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