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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 73 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 27 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.39% 1.29% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.55% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 22
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
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
902 773 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.89% 83.21% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 743 705 700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -1 24 £43,750 +12.17% 3
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £42,500 -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) User Stories
3 36 (67.92%) UML
4 35 (66.04%) DSDM
4 35 (66.04%) Scrum
5 28 (52.83%) BPMN
6 26 (49.06%) Kanban
7 20 (37.74%) Business Analysis
8 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.85%) ISEB
8 19 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (35.85%) CBAP
8 19 (35.85%) User Experience
9 18 (33.96%) Project Management
10 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
10 15 (28.30%) Unit Testing
10 15 (28.30%) C++
10 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
11 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
11 14 (26.42%) C
11 14 (26.42%) Degree
12 13 (24.53%) Performance Management
12 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
13 12 (22.64%) Line Management
13 12 (22.64%) Rational DOORS
13 12 (22.64%) Subversion
13 12 (22.64%) Bugzilla
14 9 (16.98%) Client/Server
14 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
14 9 (16.98%) Rational Rhapsody

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (22.64%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (22.64%) Subversion
2 12 (22.64%) Bugzilla
3 9 (16.98%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Business Analyst
1 38 (71.70%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Senior Business Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (28.30%) Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Agile Business Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Test Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Team Leader
6 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 7 (13.21%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate
8 1 (1.89%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) User Experience
2 9 (16.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) User Stories
3 36 (67.92%) UML
4 35 (66.04%) DSDM
4 35 (66.04%) Scrum
5 28 (52.83%) BPMN
6 26 (49.06%) Kanban
7 20 (37.74%) Business Analysis
8 18 (33.96%) Project Management
9 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
9 15 (28.30%) Unit Testing
10 13 (24.53%) Performance Management
10 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
11 12 (22.64%) Line Management
12 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
13 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
14 6 (11.32%) Cyber Security
14 6 (11.32%) Product Management
15 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) C++
2 14 (26.42%) C
3 7 (13.21%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) ISEB
1 19 (35.85%) CBAP
2 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Capita
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