The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 64 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 33 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.86% 0.70% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 0.88% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 20
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Use Case
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 791 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.05% 78.63% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 769 722 669
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 Bedfordshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 22 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Luton -2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £42,500 -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 36 (67.92%) User Stories
2 33 (62.26%) UML
3 32 (60.38%) DSDM
3 32 (60.38%) Scrum
4 29 (54.72%) BPMN
5 24 (45.28%) Kanban
6 22 (41.51%) Business Analysis
6 22 (41.51%) Project Management
6 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
7 21 (39.62%) ISEB
7 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (39.62%) CBAP
8 20 (37.74%) Degree
9 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.42%) C
10 14 (26.42%) C++
10 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
10 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
10 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
10 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.75%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (20.75%) Subversion
11 11 (20.75%) Bugzilla
12 9 (16.98%) Client/Server
12 9 (16.98%) Performance Management
13 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
13 8 (15.09%) Rational Rhapsody
13 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
14 7 (13.21%) Java
15 6 (11.32%) MS Excel

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (11.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (20.75%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (20.75%) Subversion
2 11 (20.75%) Bugzilla
3 8 (15.09%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Business Analyst
1 37 (69.81%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Software Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (20.75%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (20.75%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Test Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Graduate
6 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Manager
8 1 (1.89%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) Wiki
2 1 (1.89%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) User Stories
2 33 (62.26%) UML
3 32 (60.38%) DSDM
3 32 (60.38%) Scrum
4 29 (54.72%) BPMN
5 24 (45.28%) Kanban
6 22 (41.51%) Business Analysis
6 22 (41.51%) Project Management
7 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
8 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Performance Management
10 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
11 6 (11.32%) Cyber Security
11 6 (11.32%) Product Management
12 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
13 2 (3.77%) Change Management
13 2 (3.77%) Workflow
13 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C
1 14 (26.42%) C++
2 7 (13.21%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) ISEB
1 21 (39.62%) CBAP
2 20 (37.74%) Degree
3 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Capita
Bedfordshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago