Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 59 92
Rank change year-on-year +22 +33 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 48 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.12% 3.18% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 3.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 4
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 861 872 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 91.89% 92.37% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 720 711 790
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £23,725
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Sheffield

User Stories
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Sheffield

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Scrum
3 15 (31.25%) User Experience
4 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 14 (29.17%) SDLC
5 11 (22.92%) Finance
5 11 (22.92%) Java
5 11 (22.92%) OO
6 10 (20.83%) PHP
6 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (20.83%) Business Transformation
6 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.83%) Kanban
6 10 (20.83%) Product Management
6 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
7 9 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (18.75%) Wireframes
7 9 (18.75%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 9 (18.75%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 9 (18.75%) UX Design
7 9 (18.75%) Adobe
8 8 (16.67%) Banking
8 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 8 (16.67%) Psychology
8 8 (16.67%) Human Factors
8 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 8 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
1 27 (56.25%) Business Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 10 (20.83%) PHP Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior PHP Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Software Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Designer
5 9 (18.75%) UX Designer
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum Master
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Scrum Master
7 1 (2.08%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Product Owner
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.08%) RESTful
1 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) User Experience
2 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Scrum
3 14 (29.17%) SDLC
3 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 11 (22.92%) OO
5 10 (20.83%) Business Transformation
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.83%) Kanban
5 10 (20.83%) Product Management
5 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.75%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 9 (18.75%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 9 (18.75%) UX Design
6 9 (18.75%) Wireframes
7 8 (16.67%) Human Factors
7 8 (16.67%) Psychology
8 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) PHP
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) Avid
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter