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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 35 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 23 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.23% 2.05% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 2.42% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
269 248 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.59% 84.64% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 239 244 179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 34 (97.14%) User Stories
2 33 (94.29%) Scrum
2 33 (94.29%) DSDM
3 29 (82.86%) BPMN
4 25 (71.43%) Kanban
4 25 (71.43%) UML
5 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (60.00%) ISEB
5 21 (60.00%) Project Management
5 21 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (60.00%) CBAP
6 20 (57.14%) Business Analysis
7 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (42.86%) Degree
9 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
10 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
10 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
11 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) Product Management
12 4 (11.43%) Capita
13 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
14 1 (2.86%) Change Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Business Analyst
1 34 (97.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Business Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst Team Leader
3 4 (11.43%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.86%) Business Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) User Stories
2 33 (94.29%) DSDM
2 33 (94.29%) Scrum
3 29 (82.86%) BPMN
4 25 (71.43%) Kanban
4 25 (71.43%) UML
5 21 (60.00%) Project Management
6 20 (57.14%) Business Analysis
7 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
9 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.43%) Product Management
11 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) ISEB
1 21 (60.00%) CBAP
2 15 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Capita
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago