Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 54 99
Rank change year-on-year -32 +45 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.19% 3.61% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 3.99% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 5
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,700
90th Percentile £50,694 £55,000 £50,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -11.11%

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 1,013 977 1,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 93.02% 90.46% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 734 850 982
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,725 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -19 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
User Stories
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) Epics
6 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
6 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
8 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (15.38%) Node.js
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Junior
1 5 (38.46%) Junior Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Junior Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
1 4 (30.77%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Epics
4 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
5 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check