Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 81 96
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 23 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.74% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 7
Sheffield median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £54,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.58% +10.71% -

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 737 844 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.95% 84.57% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 646 704 956
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%

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 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Broadband
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
3 14 (60.87%) JIRA
3 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
3 14 (60.87%) QA
3 14 (60.87%) Atlassian
3 14 (60.87%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Node.js
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Flex
5 3 (13.04%) User Experience
5 3 (13.04%) React
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.70%) iPad
6 2 (8.70%) Android
6 2 (8.70%) Git (software)

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 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
1 17 (73.91%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
2 3 (13.04%) UI Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Flex
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) React
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) API Design
6 1 (4.35%) API Development
6 1 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
1 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat