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

User Story
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 207 191
Rank change year-on-year +85 -16  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 112 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.07% 0.53% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.59% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 103 27 56
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.95%  

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 4957 5098 6097
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.41% 89.83% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4168 4252 4993
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 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
West Yorkshire +75 86 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South Yorkshire 0 19 £50,000 +42.85% 4
North Yorkshire +4 2 £24,000 -26.15%
East Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
User Stories
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 185 (86.45%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (57.01%) Scrum
3 94 (43.93%) Finance
4 93 (43.46%) Waterfall
5 89 (41.59%) Business Transformation
6 86 (40.19%) Kanban
7 66 (30.84%) Mobile App
8 62 (28.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 62 (28.97%) CRM
9 58 (27.10%) Business Analysis
10 56 (26.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (17.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 29 (13.55%) Test Automation
13 27 (12.62%) Software Delivery
14 22 (10.28%) Test Scripting
14 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
15 21 (9.81%) Mentoring
15 21 (9.81%) Selenium
16 19 (8.88%) Cucumber
16 19 (8.88%) ISEB
16 19 (8.88%) Java
16 19 (8.88%) User Experience
17 18 (8.41%) Management Information System
18 17 (7.94%) JavaScript
18 17 (7.94%) C#
18 17 (7.94%) XML
18 17 (7.94%) JIRA
18 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
19 16 (7.48%) BDD
19 16 (7.48%) Coaching

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 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) Apache
2 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.47%) Confluence
2 1 (0.47%) Drupal
2 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.67%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) InVision
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.47%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.67%) SaaS
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.40%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) BrowserStack
3 2 (0.93%) Slack
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Loggly
4 1 (0.47%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.40%) MySQL
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.93%) Riak
2 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.47%) DB2
3 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.47%) HBase
3 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.47%) QlikView
3 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (9.81%) Selenium
2 19 (8.88%) Cucumber
3 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.94%) JIRA
4 14 (6.54%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.07%) Maven
6 12 (5.61%) JMeter
6 12 (5.61%) LoadRunner
7 8 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.27%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.80%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.87%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.87%) Ranorex
10 4 (1.87%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.93%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.93%) JBehave
12 2 (0.93%) JUnit
12 2 (0.93%) NUnit
13 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 94 (43.93%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.40%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 152 (71.03%) Analyst
2 135 (63.08%) Business Analyst
3 71 (33.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 62 (28.97%) Senior Analyst
4 62 (28.97%) Software Analyst
5 61 (28.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Business Development Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Development Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Product Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Product Business Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Software Development Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 38 (17.76%) Software Product Analyst
7 25 (11.68%) Product Owner
8 23 (10.75%) Scrum Master
9 22 (10.28%) Agile Product Owner
9 22 (10.28%) Agile Scrum Master
9 22 (10.28%) Senior Development Analyst
9 22 (10.28%) Senior Product Owner
10 14 (6.54%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.94%) XML
2 14 (6.54%) SOAP
3 13 (6.07%) REST
4 11 (5.14%) CSS
4 11 (5.14%) HTML
5 10 (4.67%) .NET
5 10 (4.67%) HTML5
6 9 (4.21%) CSS3
6 9 (4.21%) Web Services
7 5 (2.34%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.40%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.40%) JSON
8 3 (1.40%) LAMP
9 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
9 2 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.47%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.47%) Flask
10 1 (0.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 66 (30.84%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.88%) User Experience
3 18 (8.41%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.67%) Fintech
6 3 (1.40%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
7 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.47%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.87%) Linux
2 3 (1.40%) Windows
3 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
3 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Solaris
3 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (86.45%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (57.01%) Scrum
3 93 (43.46%) Waterfall
4 89 (41.59%) Business Transformation
5 86 (40.19%) Kanban
6 62 (28.97%) CRM
6 62 (28.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 58 (27.10%) Business Analysis
8 56 (26.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (17.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 29 (13.55%) Test Automation
11 27 (12.62%) Software Delivery
12 22 (10.28%) Test Scripting
13 21 (9.81%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.48%) BDD
14 16 (7.48%) Coaching
14 16 (7.48%) SDLC
15 15 (7.01%) Change Management
16 14 (6.54%) Use Case
16 14 (6.54%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.88%) Java
2 17 (7.94%) C#
2 17 (7.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.61%) SQL
4 4 (1.87%) Python
5 3 (1.40%) VB
6 2 (0.93%) PHP
6 2 (0.93%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) Scala
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VC++
7 1 (0.47%) XPath
7 1 (0.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) ISEB
2 13 (6.07%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.40%) Degree
5 1 (0.47%) AAT
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.14%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) PMO
2 1 (0.47%) Section 508
2 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
1 1 (0.47%) HDFS
1 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) Nagios
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Salt
2 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.87%) Oracle
3 3 (1.40%) Google
4 2 (0.93%) Telerik
5 1 (0.47%) New Relic
5 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.47%) Splunk
5 1 (0.47%) Tableau
5 1 (0.47%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible working + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Hull
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £30K to £60K + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Transition Partners
Salary: Up to £55k + Strong Benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago