The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 106 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 22 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.21% 0.78% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.98% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Use Case
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1519 1432 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.46% 79.73% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1254 1109
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Birmingham

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Use Case
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Birmingham

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 26 (40.00%) SCOM
2 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.00%) SCCM
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Finance
6 9 (13.85%) VMware
7 8 (12.31%) NetApp
7 8 (12.31%) SAS
7 8 (12.31%) Asset Management
7 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
8 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
8 7 (10.77%) UML
9 6 (9.23%) Cognos
9 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.23%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (9.23%) Tableau
10 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.69%) Degree
10 5 (7.69%) Cisco
10 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (7.69%) SQL
11 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
11 4 (6.15%) Juniper
11 4 (6.15%) CCNA
11 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
11 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.15%) Lync
11 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.31%) SAS
2 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Lync
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DMVPN
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.54%) VLAN
1 1 (1.54%) Wireless Security
1 1 (1.54%) Wireless
1 1 (1.54%) IPsec
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) MPLS
1 1 (1.54%) OSPF
1 1 (1.54%) BGP
1 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
1 1 (1.54%) WAN
1 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Big Data
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) MarkLogic
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Local Government
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Support Engineer
2 25 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 25 (38.46%) Systems Support
3 24 (36.92%) Systems Support Engineer
4 21 (32.31%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (21.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Consultant
7 10 (15.38%) Business Analyst
7 10 (15.38%) Analyst
8 8 (12.31%) Support Manager
8 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Support Manager
9 7 (10.77%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 7 (10.77%) Storage Engineer
10 6 (9.23%) Senior Business Consultant
10 6 (9.23%) Business Consultant
10 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (9.23%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (9.23%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Java EE
1 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.31%) Asset Management
3 7 (10.77%) UML
4 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) User Stories
7 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum
7 3 (4.62%) CRM
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Change Management
8 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.08%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.08%) BPMN
8 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.08%) R
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
1 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.15%) CCNA
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) RHCE
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) HDFS
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (40.00%) SCOM
2 13 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Cacti
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 8 (12.31%) NetApp
4 6 (9.23%) Cognos
4 6 (9.23%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (9.23%) Tableau
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 4 (6.15%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) F5
8 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.54%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.54%) HP
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat