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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.22% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Stories is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 513 703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 92.35% 82.61% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 381 441 592
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing User Stories as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Kanban
3 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 14 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 14 (70.00%) Business Transformation
3 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 14 (70.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) XSD
6 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) WSDL
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
2 16 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 15 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 14 (70.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 14 (70.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Behat
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) WSDL
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Business Transformation
3 14 (70.00%) Kanban
3 14 (70.00%) Software Delivery
3 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 14 (70.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago