The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 102 166 153
Rank change year-on-year +64 -13  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 85 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.39% 0.98% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 32 60
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,400 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - +4.04%  

User Stories is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3223 3941 4448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.48% 89.45% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3258 3503
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing User Stories as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in West Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +21 47 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Halifax - 30 £55,000 - 2
Bradford - 4 £45,000 - 1
Brighouse - 2 £36,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £42,500 -
User Stories
Yorkshire

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 119 (78.29%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.00%) Scrum
3 58 (38.16%) Finance
4 42 (27.63%) Kanban
5 40 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (25.66%) Business Analysis
7 38 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 36 (23.68%) Business Transformation
9 33 (21.71%) CRM
10 29 (19.08%) Mentoring
11 25 (16.45%) Cucumber
12 24 (15.79%) Coaching
13 22 (14.47%) Git (software)
13 22 (14.47%) Test Automation
14 21 (13.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 21 (13.82%) Selenium
14 21 (13.82%) JIRA
14 21 (13.82%) Mobile App
14 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
15 20 (13.16%) Management Information System
16 19 (12.50%) Use Case
16 19 (12.50%) XML
17 18 (11.84%) SOAP
17 18 (11.84%) SQL
18 17 (11.18%) .NET
19 16 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
19 16 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
20 15 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (9.87%) Jenkins
20 15 (9.87%) Maven

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (1.32%) Apache
1 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Trello
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.32%) IaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Loggly
3 2 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Heroku
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.32%) HBase
4 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.32%) MySQL
4 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.32%) Redis
4 2 (1.32%) Riak
5 1 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (16.45%) Cucumber
2 22 (14.47%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.82%) JIRA
3 21 (13.82%) Selenium
4 15 (9.87%) Jenkins
4 15 (9.87%) Maven
4 15 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (8.55%) JMeter
5 13 (8.55%) LoadRunner
6 8 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 8 (5.26%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.95%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.32%) eggPlant
9 2 (1.32%) Grunt
9 2 (1.32%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.32%) NUnit
9 2 (1.32%) Ranorex
9 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (38.16%) Finance
2 2 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Advertising
3 1 (0.66%) Back Office
3 1 (0.66%) Games
3 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (69.08%) Analyst
2 81 (53.29%) Business Analyst
3 29 (19.08%) Agile Business Analyst
4 28 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
5 24 (15.79%) Software Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Business Development Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Development Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Product Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Product Business Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Software Development Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 20 (13.16%) Software Product Analyst
7 19 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 18 (11.84%) Scrum Master
8 18 (11.84%) Senior Business Analyst
9 15 (9.87%) Agile Scrum Master
10 12 (7.89%) Product Owner
11 10 (6.58%) Agile Product Owner
11 10 (6.58%) Senior Development Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.50%) XML
2 18 (11.84%) SOAP
3 17 (11.18%) .NET
4 14 (9.21%) REST
5 12 (7.89%) Web Services
6 7 (4.61%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.61%) CSS
6 7 (4.61%) HTML
6 7 (4.61%) HTML5
6 7 (4.61%) jQuery
6 7 (4.61%) JSON
6 7 (4.61%) Velocity
7 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.29%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.29%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (3.29%) PhoneGap
8 5 (3.29%) RESTful
8 5 (3.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (2.63%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.82%) Mobile App
2 20 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
3 8 (5.26%) User Experience
4 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.32%) Fintech
5 2 (1.32%) Replication
6 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) FMCG
6 1 (0.66%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.32%) CoreOS
1 2 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (78.29%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.00%) Scrum
3 42 (27.63%) Kanban
4 40 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (25.66%) Business Analysis
6 38 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 36 (23.68%) Business Transformation
8 33 (21.71%) CRM
9 29 (19.08%) Mentoring
10 24 (15.79%) Coaching
11 22 (14.47%) Test Automation
12 21 (13.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 19 (12.50%) Use Case
14 16 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
15 15 (9.87%) Data Modelling
15 15 (9.87%) Project Management
16 14 (9.21%) Manual Testing
16 14 (9.21%) Process Improvement
16 14 (9.21%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.84%) SQL
2 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.95%) C#
3 6 (3.95%) Java
4 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.32%) C
5 2 (1.32%) PHP
5 2 (1.32%) Python
5 2 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.66%) Perl
6 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) ISEB
2 6 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.29%) Degree
3 5 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.66%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Docker
1 2 (1.32%) HDFS
1 2 (1.32%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Ansible
1 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.32%) Nagios
1 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
1 2 (1.32%) Salt
1 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.32%) Google
2 2 (1.32%) New Relic
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle
2 2 (1.32%) Rackspace
2 2 (1.32%) SaltStack
2 2 (1.32%) Splunk
2 2 (1.32%) Telerik
2 2 (1.32%) VMware
3 1 (0.66%) Apple
3 1 (0.66%) HP
3 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.66%) Tableau
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago