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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 213 189 227
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +38
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 35 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.02% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.15% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 69 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5537 6347 6484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.21% 88.40% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4542 5051 5067
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
West Yorkshire -14 26 £42,500 +13.33% 11
North Yorkshire -6 9 £36,500 -23.15% 2
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 88 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.23%) BDD
3 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 31 (32.98%) Test Management
4 30 (31.91%) Selenium
4 30 (31.91%) Test Planning
5 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
6 27 (28.72%) Test Automation
6 27 (28.72%) Scrum
6 27 (28.72%) Visual Studio
6 27 (28.72%) ATDD
7 26 (27.66%) SoapUI
8 23 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (23.40%) Kanban
10 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
11 18 (19.15%) SDLC
12 17 (18.09%) Change Management
13 15 (15.96%) User Experience
13 15 (15.96%) Cucumber
13 15 (15.96%) SpecFlow
13 15 (15.96%) FitNesse
13 15 (15.96%) Web Testing
14 14 (14.89%) QA
15 13 (13.83%) Finance
16 12 (12.77%) Project Management
16 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.77%) JIRA
17 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
17 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
17 10 (10.64%) E-business

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (2.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (31.91%) Selenium
2 27 (28.72%) Visual Studio
3 26 (27.66%) SoapUI
4 15 (15.96%) Cucumber
4 15 (15.96%) FitNesse
4 15 (15.96%) SpecFlow
5 12 (12.77%) JIRA
6 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Analyst
2 26 (27.66%) Test Automation Engineer
2 26 (27.66%) Test Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) Business Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Product Owner
5 15 (15.96%) Database Engineer
5 15 (15.96%) Software Test Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) Agile Product Owner
7 9 (9.57%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.32%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Systems Test Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Business Change Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Change Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.13%) Ajax
3 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.13%) React
3 2 (2.13%) WSDL
3 2 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.06%) MDX
4 1 (1.06%) Spring
4 1 (1.06%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) User Experience
2 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) Unix
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
1 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.23%) BDD
3 31 (32.98%) Test Management
4 30 (31.91%) Test Planning
5 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
6 27 (28.72%) ATDD
6 27 (28.72%) Scrum
6 27 (28.72%) Test Automation
7 23 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (23.40%) Kanban
9 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
10 18 (19.15%) SDLC
11 17 (18.09%) Change Management
12 15 (15.96%) Web Testing
13 12 (12.77%) Project Management
14 10 (10.64%) E-business
14 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
14 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
15 9 (9.57%) DevOps
16 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) Java
2 5 (5.32%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.13%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) ISEB
2 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Progress
3 2 (2.13%) hybris
4 1 (1.06%) Citrix
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £44000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £33k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 18 days ago