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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 148 142 188
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +46
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 106 103 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.66% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.99% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 91 94 39
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,100 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
6045 5176 4895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.00% 83.59% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4897 3987 4074
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -19 66 £36,000 -10.00% 6
South Yorkshire -6 13 £36,250 -3.33%
East Yorkshire - 11 £37,000 -
North Yorkshire +6 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 175 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (27.65%) Microsoft
4 58 (26.73%) Finance
5 49 (22.58%) .NET
6 47 (21.66%) Scrum
7 40 (18.43%) Time Management
8 39 (17.97%) Waterfall
9 38 (17.51%) Business Analysis
10 36 (16.59%) SQL Server
11 35 (16.13%) C#
11 35 (16.13%) DSDM
12 34 (15.67%) SQL
13 31 (14.29%) JIRA
14 29 (13.36%) Degree
14 29 (13.36%) QA
14 29 (13.36%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (13.36%) Java
14 29 (13.36%) OO
15 28 (12.90%) HTML
16 27 (12.44%) Mentoring
17 26 (11.98%) User Experience
17 26 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (11.98%) MS Excel
18 25 (11.52%) UML
18 25 (11.52%) XML
19 24 (11.06%) ISEB
19 24 (11.06%) Marketing
19 24 (11.06%) Test Automation
20 22 (10.14%) Software Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (9.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.76%) IIS
3 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.45%) MS Project
3 11 (5.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.07%) SaaS
1 11 (5.07%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.22%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (8.29%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.15%) Big Data
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.92%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (14.29%) JIRA
2 26 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.83%) FitNesse
3 17 (7.83%) SpecFlow
4 12 (5.53%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.15%) SoapUI
5 9 (4.15%) Moq
5 9 (4.15%) ReSharper
5 9 (4.15%) Selenium
6 8 (3.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.92%) JUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 58 (26.73%) Finance
2 24 (11.06%) Marketing
3 14 (6.45%) Retail
4 9 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.84%) Banking
6 3 (1.38%) Publishing
7 2 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 142 (65.44%) Analyst
2 122 (56.22%) Business Analyst
3 22 (10.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 19 (8.76%) Test Analyst
5 18 (8.29%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (8.29%) Architect
6 17 (7.83%) Senior Business Analyst
6 17 (7.83%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (5.99%) Designer
7 13 (5.99%) Product Owner
8 11 (5.07%) Team Leader
9 9 (4.15%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.15%) Developer
10 8 (3.69%) Junior
10 8 (3.69%) QA Analyst
10 8 (3.69%) Agile Test Analyst
10 8 (3.69%) Junior Analyst
11 7 (3.23%) Business Analyst Team Leader
11 7 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
11 7 (3.23%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.58%) .NET
2 28 (12.90%) HTML
3 25 (11.52%) XML
4 20 (9.22%) Web Services
5 18 (8.29%) Java EE
6 14 (6.45%) WSDL
7 12 (5.53%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.61%) HTML5
9 9 (4.15%) Gherkin
9 9 (4.15%) WPF
9 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.69%) XSD
10 8 (3.69%) SOAP
11 7 (3.23%) CSS
11 7 (3.23%) jQuery
12 6 (2.76%) Modernizr
12 6 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (2.30%) Spring
14 3 (1.38%) Hibernate
15 2 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.98%) User Experience
2 18 (8.29%) N-Tier
3 14 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.76%) Graphic Design
6 5 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.84%) Open Source
7 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.61%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.76%) UNIX
3 3 (1.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (21.66%) Scrum
4 40 (18.43%) Time Management
5 39 (17.97%) Waterfall
6 38 (17.51%) Business Analysis
7 35 (16.13%) DSDM
8 29 (13.36%) OO
8 29 (13.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (12.44%) Mentoring
10 25 (11.52%) UML
11 24 (11.06%) Test Automation
12 22 (10.14%) Software Testing
13 20 (9.22%) Systems Analysis
13 20 (9.22%) ETL
14 19 (8.76%) Coaching
15 17 (7.83%) E-Commerce
15 17 (7.83%) Agile Testing
16 16 (7.37%) Usability Testing
16 16 (7.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.13%) C#
2 34 (15.67%) SQL
3 29 (13.36%) Java
4 8 (3.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.30%) C
6 4 (1.84%) Ruby
7 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (13.36%) Degree
2 24 (11.06%) ISEB
3 13 (5.99%) ACCA
3 13 (5.99%) CIMA
4 11 (5.07%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (27.65%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.22%) Oracle
3 18 (8.29%) Informatica
4 11 (5.07%) Google
5 10 (4.61%) HP
6 9 (4.15%) Apple
7 4 (1.84%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.46%) Talend
8 1 (0.46%) Adobe
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