Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 156 259
Rank change year-on-year +64 +103 -48
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 292 209 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.02% 1.95% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.12% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 267 193 72
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,932 9,861 11,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.46% 92.15% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7,594 8,442 9,129
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Yorkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Yorkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
West Yorkshire +28 202 £45,000 - 26
South Yorkshire +52 64 £47,500 -5.00% 5
North Yorkshire +38 25 £40,000 +100.00% 6
User Stories
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 247 (84.59%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (40.41%) Scrum
3 75 (25.68%) Waterfall
4 74 (25.34%) SDLC
5 63 (21.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (19.18%) OO
7 50 (17.12%) Finance
8 44 (15.07%) Microsoft
9 42 (14.38%) Java
9 42 (14.38%) Business Analysis
9 42 (14.38%) JIRA
10 39 (13.36%) Software Delivery
11 37 (12.67%) Business Transformation
12 35 (11.99%) User Experience
12 35 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (11.64%) Kanban
14 32 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (9.93%) PHP
15 29 (9.93%) Acceptance Criteria
15 29 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (9.59%) Relational Database
16 28 (9.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 25 (8.56%) QA
17 25 (8.56%) Use Case
18 24 (8.22%) Mentoring
19 23 (7.88%) Degree
20 22 (7.53%) Test Automation
20 22 (7.53%) C#
20 22 (7.53%) Wireframes
21 21 (7.19%) UML

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (1.03%) Confluence
2 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (6.16%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.40%) FinancialForce
2 7 (2.40%) PaaS
3 6 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.05%) IaaS
4 5 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) Intranet
2 2 (0.68%) Broadband
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.59%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.68%) Big Data
3 2 (0.68%) Power BI
3 2 (0.68%) QlikView
4 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 42 (14.38%) JIRA
2 15 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.45%) Axure RP
3 13 (4.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (2.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.03%) JUnit
6 3 (1.03%) Maven
6 3 (1.03%) Selenium
7 2 (0.68%) NUnit
7 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (17.12%) Finance
2 13 (4.45%) Banking
3 4 (1.37%) Legal
3 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.03%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Games
5 1 (0.34%) Law
5 1 (0.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (58.90%) Analyst
2 161 (55.14%) Business Analyst
3 48 (16.44%) Agile Business Analyst
4 41 (14.04%) Developer
5 36 (12.33%) Senior Analyst
6 35 (11.99%) Senior Business Analyst
7 32 (10.96%) Senior Developer
8 28 (9.59%) PHP Developer
8 28 (9.59%) Senior PHP Developer
9 19 (6.51%) Product Owner
9 19 (6.51%) Scrum Master
10 16 (5.48%) Designer
10 16 (5.48%) Product Analyst
10 16 (5.48%) Product Business Analyst
11 15 (5.14%) Software Analyst
12 14 (4.79%) UX Designer
13 13 (4.45%) Project Manager
14 12 (4.11%) Tester
15 11 (3.77%) Agile Scrum Master
15 11 (3.77%) Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.79%) .NET
2 8 (2.74%) Web Services
3 7 (2.40%) XML
4 6 (2.05%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.05%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.05%) HTML
5 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.37%) ADO.NET
6 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (1.37%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.37%) jQuery
7 3 (1.03%) Apache Camel
7 3 (1.03%) JSON
7 3 (1.03%) RESTful
7 3 (1.03%) Spring
8 2 (0.68%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.68%) SOAP
8 2 (0.68%) Spine.js
9 1 (0.34%) WSDL
9 1 (0.34%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.99%) User Experience
2 32 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.51%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.05%) Wiki
6 6 (2.05%) Xbox
7 4 (1.37%) NHS
8 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.68%) Fintech
10 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Robotics
10 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.37%) Android
1 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (84.59%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (40.41%) Scrum
3 75 (25.68%) Waterfall
4 74 (25.34%) SDLC
5 63 (21.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (19.18%) OO
7 42 (14.38%) Business Analysis
8 39 (13.36%) Software Delivery
9 37 (12.67%) Business Transformation
10 35 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (11.64%) Kanban
12 29 (9.93%) Acceptance Criteria
12 29 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (9.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 25 (8.56%) Use Case
15 24 (8.22%) Mentoring
16 22 (7.53%) Test Automation
16 22 (7.53%) Wireframes
17 21 (7.19%) Data Modelling
17 21 (7.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.38%) Java
2 29 (9.93%) PHP
3 22 (7.53%) C#
4 16 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.79%) Lingo
5 14 (4.79%) SQL
6 11 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (7.88%) Degree
2 13 (4.45%) ISEB
3 11 (3.77%) SAFe Agilist
4 6 (2.05%) CBAP
5 4 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.68%) IIBA
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.56%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PMO
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 44 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.79%) Adobe
3 6 (2.05%) Oracle
3 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.71%) BMC
4 5 (1.71%) Google
5 4 (1.37%) Capita
6 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.68%) Tableau
7 2 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.34%) Avid
8 1 (0.34%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.34%) SAP