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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 178 167
Rank change year-on-year +76 -11  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 86 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.45% 0.57% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 0.62% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 79 20 31
Median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,875 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  

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 3250 3561 4145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 92.54% 91.47% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11084 12152 13463
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £67,500
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

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

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +31 44 £42,500 -10.05% 7
Halifax - 30 £55,000 -
Bradford - 12 £37,250 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
User Stories
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 147 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (55.81%) Scrum
3 91 (52.91%) Finance
4 70 (40.70%) Waterfall
5 66 (38.37%) Business Transformation
6 62 (36.05%) Kanban
7 60 (34.88%) CRM
8 55 (31.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (31.98%) Business Analysis
9 43 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 39 (22.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 38 (22.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 24 (13.95%) Test Automation
13 21 (12.21%) Mentoring
14 20 (11.63%) Test Scripting
14 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
15 19 (11.05%) Selenium
15 19 (11.05%) Cucumber
16 18 (10.47%) Management Information System
16 18 (10.47%) ISEB
16 18 (10.47%) Java
17 17 (9.88%) C#
17 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
18 16 (9.30%) BDD
18 16 (9.30%) Coaching
18 16 (9.30%) XML
19 15 (8.72%) SOAP
19 15 (8.72%) Change Management
20 14 (8.14%) Use Case
20 14 (8.14%) JIRA

User Stories
Co-occurring 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 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Apache
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.58%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) Drupal
2 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.23%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) SaaS
2 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Loggly
3 1 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) DNS
2 1 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.74%) MySQL
2 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.58%) HBase
3 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) QlikView
3 1 (0.58%) Redis
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (11.05%) Cucumber
1 19 (11.05%) Selenium
2 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.14%) JIRA
4 13 (7.56%) Maven
5 12 (6.98%) JMeter
5 12 (6.98%) LoadRunner
6 8 (4.65%) SoapUI
6 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.33%) FitNesse
8 4 (2.33%) Ranorex
8 4 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.16%) JBehave
9 2 (1.16%) JUnit
9 2 (1.16%) NUnit
10 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.58%) Subversion
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (52.91%) Finance
2 4 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (70.35%) Analyst
2 105 (61.05%) Business Analyst
3 47 (27.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 39 (22.67%) Software Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Business Development Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Development Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Product Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Product Business Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Senior Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Software Development Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Software Development Business Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Software Product Analyst
6 25 (14.53%) Product Owner
7 24 (13.95%) Scrum Master
8 22 (12.79%) Agile Product Owner
8 22 (12.79%) Agile Scrum Master
8 22 (12.79%) Senior Development Analyst
8 22 (12.79%) Senior Product Owner
9 13 (7.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.30%) XML
2 15 (8.72%) SOAP
3 13 (7.56%) REST
4 9 (5.23%) .NET
5 7 (4.07%) Web Services
6 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.74%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.74%) JSON
7 3 (1.74%) LAMP
8 2 (1.16%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.16%) CSS
8 2 (1.16%) HTML
8 2 (1.16%) HTML5
8 2 (1.16%) jQuery
8 2 (1.16%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.58%) CSS3
9 1 (0.58%) Ext JS
9 1 (0.58%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 18 (10.47%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.81%) Fintech
4 7 (4.07%) User Experience
5 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) CoreOS
2 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (55.81%) Scrum
3 70 (40.70%) Waterfall
4 66 (38.37%) Business Transformation
5 62 (36.05%) Kanban
6 60 (34.88%) CRM
7 55 (31.98%) Business Analysis
7 55 (31.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (22.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 38 (22.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 24 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 21 (12.21%) Mentoring
12 20 (11.63%) Test Scripting
13 16 (9.30%) BDD
13 16 (9.30%) Coaching
14 15 (8.72%) Change Management
15 14 (8.14%) Use Case
16 13 (7.56%) SDLC
17 12 (6.98%) Project Management
18 11 (6.40%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.47%) Java
2 17 (9.88%) C#
3 12 (6.98%) SQL
4 7 (4.07%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.74%) Python
6 2 (1.16%) PHP
6 2 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) C++
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) Scala
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.58%) VBScript
7 1 (0.58%) VC++
7 1 (0.58%) XPath
7 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (10.47%) ISEB
2 13 (7.56%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) PMO
2 1 (0.58%) Section 508
2 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
1 1 (0.58%) HDFS
1 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Ansible
1 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.58%) Nagios
1 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Salt
1 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle
2 2 (1.16%) Telerik
3 1 (0.58%) Google
3 1 (0.58%) New Relic
3 1 (0.58%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.58%) Splunk
3 1 (0.58%) Tableau
3 1 (0.58%) VMware
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