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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 45 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 14 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.17% 0.77% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 0.86% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -
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
279 349 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.04% 89.03% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 259 281 194
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Scrum
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) DSDM
1 39 (100.00%) User Stories
2 28 (71.79%) Kanban
2 28 (71.79%) BPMN
2 28 (71.79%) UML
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
3 17 (43.59%) ISEB
3 17 (43.59%) CBAP
3 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (43.59%) Project Management
3 17 (43.59%) User Experience
4 16 (41.03%) Line Management
4 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
4 16 (41.03%) Performance Management
5 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
5 11 (28.21%) Client/Server
6 6 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (10.26%) Product Management
7 4 (10.26%) Capita

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 39 (100.00%) Analyst
2 22 (56.41%) Senior Business Analyst
2 22 (56.41%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) Team Leader
4 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 11 (28.21%) Software Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) User Experience
2 11 (28.21%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) DSDM
1 39 (100.00%) Scrum
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) User Stories
2 28 (71.79%) Kanban
2 28 (71.79%) BPMN
2 28 (71.79%) UML
3 17 (43.59%) Project Management
3 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
4 16 (41.03%) Performance Management
4 16 (41.03%) Line Management
4 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
5 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) ISEB
1 17 (43.59%) CBAP
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Capita