Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 86 94
Rank change year-on-year +34 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 34 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.07% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 8
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,000 £54,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +7.14%

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 744 862 1,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 89.00% 85.09% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 658 714 894
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 £23,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) Broadband
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 14 (41.18%) JIRA
3 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (41.18%) QA
3 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
3 14 (41.18%) SDLC
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Finance
6 7 (20.59%) User Experience
7 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) PHP
8 5 (14.71%) Banking
8 5 (14.71%) Adobe
8 5 (14.71%) Psychology
8 5 (14.71%) Human Factors
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) UX Design
8 5 (14.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (14.71%) Axure RP
8 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
8 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (14.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (14.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 5 (14.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes

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 3 (8.82%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) Axure RP
2 5 (14.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) JUnit
3 3 (8.82%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
1 18 (52.94%) Business Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Designer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) UX Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) React
3 2 (5.88%) REST
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) User Experience
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) SDLC
4 8 (23.53%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 5 (14.71%) Human Factors
6 5 (14.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 5 (14.71%) Psychology
6 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) UX Design
6 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
7 4 (11.76%) Business Transformation
7 4 (11.76%) Kanban
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) API Development
9 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
1 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat