Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for User Stories skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Stories over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 91 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.23% 1.06% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.11% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
Bradford median annual salary £37,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.88% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

User Stories is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 746 989 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 91.65% 95.37% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 638 818 654
Bradford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,213 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,150 £77,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Bradford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories in Bradford.

Salary trend for User Stories in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) ERP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) OO

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (50.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft