Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 57 78
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 +28
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 15 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.76% 2.86% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.17% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 5
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% +16.67%

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 796 725 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 93.21% 90.06% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 625 598 708
Sheffield median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) QA
3 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Maven
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching

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 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum Master
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Scrum Master
4 5 (33.33%) Junior
4 5 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat