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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 172 202 110
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -92
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 83 54 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.12% 0.74% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.88% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 124
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
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
6462 6133 4608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.84% 83.53% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5190 4743 3617
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 £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 58 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North Yorkshire +21 16 £47,500 +26.66% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.41%) Scrum
3 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
4 42 (22.46%) User Experience
5 41 (21.93%) HTML
6 40 (21.39%) .NET
7 39 (20.86%) SQL
7 39 (20.86%) Finance
8 35 (18.72%) Waterfall
8 35 (18.72%) Software Testing
8 35 (18.72%) QA
9 33 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (17.65%) ISEB
10 32 (17.11%) MS Excel
11 29 (15.51%) C#
12 28 (14.97%) E-Commerce
13 27 (14.44%) Degree
14 24 (12.83%) Business Analysis
14 24 (12.83%) Project Management
14 24 (12.83%) Software Engineering
15 23 (12.30%) XML
15 23 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (12.30%) Test Scripting
15 23 (12.30%) Test Automation
16 20 (10.70%) Analytics
16 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
16 20 (10.70%) MVC
17 19 (10.16%) Automated Testing
17 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET
17 19 (10.16%) Usability Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (1.60%) 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 32 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.67%) SaaS
3 4 (2.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.42%) Big Data
3 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.07%) MySQL
5 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.49%) JIRA
1 14 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.42%) FitNesse
2 12 (6.42%) ReSharper
2 12 (6.42%) Moq
2 12 (6.42%) SoapUI
2 12 (6.42%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.67%) JUnit
4 2 (1.07%) Selenium
4 2 (1.07%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (20.86%) Finance
2 18 (9.63%) Retail
3 12 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.07%) Billing
5 2 (1.07%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (58.82%) Analyst
2 87 (46.52%) Business Analyst
3 22 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 21 (11.23%) Designer
5 15 (8.02%) Product Owner
6 14 (7.49%) Developer
7 12 (6.42%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (5.88%) UX Designer
9 9 (4.81%) Junior Analyst
9 9 (4.81%) Junior
10 8 (4.28%) Tester
10 8 (4.28%) Business Systems Analyst
10 8 (4.28%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (4.28%) Software Tester
11 7 (3.74%) Product Manager
11 7 (3.74%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) Web Designer
11 7 (3.74%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.93%) HTML
2 40 (21.39%) .NET
3 23 (12.30%) XML
4 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET
5 18 (9.63%) .NET Framework
6 17 (9.09%) jQuery
7 12 (6.42%) HTML5
7 12 (6.42%) Gherkin
7 12 (6.42%) WPF
7 12 (6.42%) CSS
8 9 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (4.81%) Modernizr
9 8 (4.28%) Web Services
10 7 (3.74%) WSDL
11 3 (1.60%) Velocity
11 3 (1.60%) Spring
12 2 (1.07%) Ajax
12 2 (1.07%) Java EE
12 2 (1.07%) Symfony
12 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.46%) User Experience
2 12 (6.42%) Private Cloud
3 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.81%) Graphic Design
4 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.21%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.21%) Open Source
6 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) W3C
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.95%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.21%) UNIX
3 2 (1.07%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.41%) Scrum
3 35 (18.72%) Software Testing
3 35 (18.72%) Waterfall
4 33 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (14.97%) E-Commerce
6 24 (12.83%) Project Management
6 24 (12.83%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.83%) Business Analysis
7 23 (12.30%) Test Automation
7 23 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (12.30%) Test Scripting
8 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
8 20 (10.70%) MVC
8 20 (10.70%) Analytics
9 19 (10.16%) Coaching
9 19 (10.16%) Usability Testing
9 19 (10.16%) Automated Testing
10 18 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (8.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.86%) SQL
2 29 (15.51%) C#
3 18 (9.63%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.09%) Java
5 6 (3.21%) C
5 6 (3.21%) Ruby
6 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.07%) Python
7 2 (1.07%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (17.65%) ISEB
2 27 (14.44%) Degree
3 19 (10.16%) ISTQB
4 18 (9.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (8.56%) ACCA
5 16 (8.56%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.72%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.42%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.42%) Apple
3 4 (2.14%) Google
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle
4 3 (1.60%) HP
5 2 (1.07%) Informatica
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe
6 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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