The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 42 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.36% 4.06% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 5.04% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 10
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Use Case
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
243 397 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.48% 80.53% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 172 380 211
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Use Case across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Use Case
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Use Case across the Bedford region.

Use Case Salary Trend in Bedford

Use Case
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 6 (85.71%) DSDM
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) BPMN
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) CBAP
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DSDM
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) BPMN
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) CBAP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft