The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 161 160 166
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 90 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.00% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.22% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 50
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5660 4327 4303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.19% 81.87% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 3338 3512
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 72 £36,000 +4.34% 8
South Yorkshire 0 13 £40,000 +11.88% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.61%) Finance
3 41 (31.06%) .NET
4 38 (28.79%) Business Analysis
5 37 (28.03%) Microsoft
6 35 (26.52%) Web Services
7 34 (25.76%) QA
8 33 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 32 (24.24%) Scrum
10 31 (23.48%) Selenium
11 29 (21.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (21.21%) Java
13 27 (20.45%) C#
14 24 (18.18%) TDD
15 23 (17.42%) JIRA
15 23 (17.42%) XML
15 23 (17.42%) DSDM
16 22 (16.67%) SQL
16 22 (16.67%) WSDL
16 22 (16.67%) Cucumber
17 21 (15.91%) Test Management
17 21 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (15.15%) Usability Testing
18 20 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
18 20 (15.15%) Time Management
19 19 (14.39%) Waterfall
19 19 (14.39%) SpecFlow
19 19 (14.39%) HP
19 19 (14.39%) XSD
19 19 (14.39%) SOAP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.79%) Confluence
3 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.30%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.55%) MS Project
4 5 (3.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
1 5 (3.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.79%) MySQL
5 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.27%) Redis
6 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.76%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Selenium
2 29 (21.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (17.42%) JIRA
4 22 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 19 (14.39%) SpecFlow
5 19 (14.39%) FitNesse
6 12 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (4.55%) Maven
9 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.03%) ReSharper
11 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.27%) Ant
11 3 (2.27%) JBehave
12 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (35.61%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (3.79%) Games
4 3 (2.27%) Publishing
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (69.70%) Analyst
2 72 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 26 (19.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 20 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 17 (12.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 12 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 12 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (9.09%) Tester
7 9 (6.82%) Selenium Tester
7 9 (6.82%) Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Architect
9 6 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.79%) Product Manager
10 5 (3.79%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 5 (3.79%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (3.03%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.06%) .NET
2 35 (26.52%) Web Services
3 23 (17.42%) XML
4 22 (16.67%) WSDL
5 19 (14.39%) XSD
5 19 (14.39%) SOAP
6 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.55%) J2EE
7 6 (4.55%) Java EE
8 5 (3.79%) WinForms
8 5 (3.79%) Spring
8 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.03%) REST
9 4 (3.03%) .NET Remoting
9 4 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.27%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.52%) GWT
11 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.76%) Dojo
12 1 (0.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.79%) Online Games
4 4 (3.03%) NHS
4 4 (3.03%) DTV
5 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.55%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.79%) Business Analysis
3 33 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 32 (24.24%) Scrum
5 24 (18.18%) TDD
6 23 (17.42%) DSDM
7 21 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (15.91%) Test Management
8 20 (15.15%) Usability Testing
8 20 (15.15%) Time Management
9 19 (14.39%) Waterfall
10 15 (11.36%) BDD
11 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (9.85%) UML
12 11 (8.33%) Use Case
12 11 (8.33%) Kanban
13 10 (7.58%) Product Management
13 10 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.58%) OO
13 10 (7.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) Java
2 27 (20.45%) C#
3 22 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.79%) PHP
5 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 11 (8.33%) ISEB
3 5 (3.79%) ACCA
3 5 (3.79%) CIMA
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) HP
3 7 (5.30%) Oracle
3 7 (5.30%) Google
4 6 (4.55%) Informatica
5 5 (3.79%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.03%) Typemock
6 4 (3.03%) Red Gate
7 3 (2.27%) Jaspersoft
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago