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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 208 186
Rank change year-on-year +88 -22  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 111 51 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.05% 0.78% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.89% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 100 30 81
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 £30,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4918 5748 6686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.84% 88.24% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 4768 5367
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +65 89 £45,000 +28.57% 9
South Yorkshire - 14 £50,000 - 2
User Stories
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 145 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (49.73%) Scrum
3 65 (35.52%) Finance
4 55 (30.05%) Kanban
5 54 (29.51%) Waterfall
6 50 (27.32%) Business Transformation
7 44 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (23.50%) Business Analysis
9 36 (19.67%) CRM
10 34 (18.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 34 (18.58%) Mobile App
11 31 (16.94%) Mentoring
12 27 (14.75%) Cucumber
13 26 (14.21%) Coaching
14 24 (13.11%) Test Automation
14 24 (13.11%) Selenium
15 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
16 22 (12.02%) Git (software)
17 21 (11.48%) JIRA
17 21 (11.48%) Management Information System
17 21 (11.48%) SQL
17 21 (11.48%) XML
18 20 (10.93%) SOAP
18 20 (10.93%) Use Case
19 19 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (10.38%) JavaScript
19 19 (10.38%) .NET
20 17 (9.29%) GAP Analysis
20 17 (9.29%) User Experience
21 16 (8.74%) Validation

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 2 (1.09%) Apache
1 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (8.20%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.64%) MS Office
4 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.83%) Trello
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.09%) IaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Loggly
2 2 (1.09%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) DNS
2 2 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.09%) HBase
4 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.09%) MySQL
4 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.09%) Redis
4 2 (1.09%) Riak
5 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (14.75%) Cucumber
2 24 (13.11%) Selenium
3 22 (12.02%) Git (software)
4 21 (11.48%) JIRA
5 19 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (8.20%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.20%) Maven
7 13 (7.10%) JMeter
7 13 (7.10%) LoadRunner
8 10 (5.46%) FitNesse
8 10 (5.46%) SpecFlow
8 10 (5.46%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.28%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.09%) eggPlant
11 2 (1.09%) Grunt
11 2 (1.09%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.09%) NUnit
11 2 (1.09%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (35.52%) Finance
2 2 (1.09%) Advertising
2 2 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (0.55%) Back Office
3 1 (0.55%) Games
3 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (66.67%) Analyst
2 96 (52.46%) Business Analyst
3 42 (22.95%) Agile Business Analyst
3 42 (22.95%) Senior Analyst
4 37 (20.22%) Software Analyst
5 31 (16.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Business Development Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Development Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Product Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Product Business Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Software Development Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 22 (12.02%) Software Product Analyst
7 21 (11.48%) Test Analyst
8 19 (10.38%) Scrum Master
9 16 (8.74%) Agile Scrum Master
10 13 (7.10%) Product Owner
11 11 (6.01%) Agile Product Owner
11 11 (6.01%) Senior Development Analyst
11 11 (6.01%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.48%) XML
2 20 (10.93%) SOAP
3 19 (10.38%) .NET
4 16 (8.74%) CSS
4 16 (8.74%) HTML
5 15 (8.20%) HTML5
6 14 (7.65%) REST
6 14 (7.65%) Web Services
7 10 (5.46%) CSS3
8 7 (3.83%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.83%) jQuery
8 7 (3.83%) JSON
8 7 (3.83%) Velocity
9 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.28%) WSDL
10 5 (2.73%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (2.73%) PhoneGap
10 5 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.58%) Mobile App
2 21 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 17 (9.29%) User Experience
4 7 (3.83%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.64%) Fintech
7 2 (1.09%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) CoreOS
1 2 (1.09%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (49.73%) Scrum
3 55 (30.05%) Kanban
4 54 (29.51%) Waterfall
5 50 (27.32%) Business Transformation
6 44 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (23.50%) Business Analysis
8 36 (19.67%) CRM
9 34 (18.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 31 (16.94%) Mentoring
11 26 (14.21%) Coaching
12 24 (13.11%) Test Automation
13 20 (10.93%) Use Case
14 17 (9.29%) GAP Analysis
15 16 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (8.74%) Data Modelling
15 16 (8.74%) Test Management
15 16 (8.74%) Validation
16 15 (8.20%) Process Improvement
16 15 (8.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.48%) SQL
2 19 (10.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.37%) Java
4 7 (3.83%) C#
5 5 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.64%) PHP
7 2 (1.09%) C
7 2 (1.09%) Python
7 2 (1.09%) VB
8 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.55%) Perl
8 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.01%) ISEB
2 7 (3.83%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.19%) Degree
5 1 (0.55%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Docker
1 2 (1.09%) HDFS
1 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Ansible
1 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.09%) Nagios
1 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.09%) Puppet
1 2 (1.09%) Salt
1 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.64%) Google
3 2 (1.09%) New Relic
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle
3 2 (1.09%) Rackspace
3 2 (1.09%) SaltStack
3 2 (1.09%) Splunk
3 2 (1.09%) Telerik
3 2 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (0.55%) Apple
4 1 (0.55%) HP
4 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.55%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Computershare Investor Services
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago