Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 73 100
Rank change year-on-year +42 +27 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 64 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.79% 2.18% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 2.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 62 21 3
Sheffield median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +28.57%

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 860 890 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 91.20% 92.42% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 741 738 838
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.70%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 50 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Scrum
3 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
4 17 (26.56%) Finance
5 16 (25.00%) Java
5 16 (25.00%) SDLC
6 15 (23.44%) OO
7 14 (21.88%) PHP
7 14 (21.88%) SQL
7 14 (21.88%) Adobe
7 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (21.88%) Kanban
7 14 (21.88%) UX Design
7 14 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
7 14 (21.88%) Wireframes
7 14 (21.88%) Business Transformation
7 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
7 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 14 (21.88%) User Experience
7 14 (21.88%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 14 (21.88%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (20.31%) Psychology
8 13 (20.31%) Human Factors
8 13 (20.31%) Banking
8 13 (20.31%) Degree
8 13 (20.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 13 (20.31%) Axure RP

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 2 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Axure RP
1 13 (20.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 8 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Analyst
1 33 (51.56%) Business Analyst
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Business Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Designer
3 14 (21.88%) Developer
3 14 (21.88%) PHP Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Business Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior PHP Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Software Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) UX Designer
4 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (3.13%) Java Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Product Owner
6 1 (1.56%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
1 2 (3.13%) RESTful
1 2 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (1.56%) JSON
2 1 (1.56%) REST
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
1 14 (21.88%) User Experience
2 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Scrum
3 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
4 16 (25.00%) SDLC
5 15 (23.44%) OO
6 14 (21.88%) Business Transformation
6 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (21.88%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 14 (21.88%) Kanban
6 14 (21.88%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
6 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (21.88%) UX Design
6 14 (21.88%) Wireframes
7 13 (20.31%) Human Factors
7 13 (20.31%) Psychology
8 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Product Management
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) PHP
2 14 (21.88%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Adobe
2 8 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Avid
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Twitter