Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 82 103
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 36 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.86% 2.02% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 8
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,675 £31,250 £28,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £39,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,156 1,207 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.75% 90.41% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 933 996 985
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in South Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for User Stories in South Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in South Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 32 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Rotherham - 3 £32,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £50,000 -
User Stories
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) SDLC
4 11 (30.56%) User Experience
5 10 (27.78%) Product Management
6 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 7 (19.44%) Kanban
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.67%) QA
8 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
9 5 (13.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 5 (13.89%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.89%) UX Design
9 5 (13.89%) Adobe
9 5 (13.89%) PHP
9 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
10 4 (11.11%) Banking
10 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 4 (11.11%) Psychology

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 4 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
1 21 (58.33%) Business Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Scrum Master
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Scrum Master
4 6 (16.67%) Software Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Designer
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Development Project Leader
7 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.78%) RESTful
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) User Experience
2 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) SDLC
4 10 (27.78%) Product Management
5 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 7 (19.44%) Kanban
7 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 5 (13.89%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 5 (13.89%) UX Design
8 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
9 4 (11.11%) Human Factors
9 4 (11.11%) Psychology
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Avid
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter