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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 114 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 16 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.79% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £54,500
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
1527 1512 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.95% 81.20% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1340 1114
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 £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (46.00%) SCOM
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.00%) SCCM
3 10 (20.00%) Finance
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (16.00%) SAS
5 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (12.00%) Tableau
6 6 (12.00%) Cognos
6 6 (12.00%) UML
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.00%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (12.00%) VMware
7 5 (10.00%) NetApp
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (8.00%) Degree
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (6.00%) Big Data
9 3 (6.00%) Analytics
9 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.00%) Windows
9 3 (6.00%) CRM

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (16.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.00%) Lync
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) WAN
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
1 1 (2.00%) MPLS
1 1 (2.00%) OSPF
1 1 (2.00%) BGP
1 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Wireless
1 1 (2.00%) IPsec
1 1 (2.00%) VLAN
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Support Engineer
2 22 (44.00%) Systems Engineer
2 22 (44.00%) Systems Support
3 21 (42.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 15 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (24.00%) Consultant
5 12 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Business Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Business Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Support Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) XML
1 1 (2.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (12.00%) UML
2 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.00%) Analytics
4 3 (6.00%) CRM
5 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum
5 2 (4.00%) TDD
5 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) User Stories
5 2 (4.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) RHCE
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (46.00%) SCOM
2 10 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Cognos
2 6 (12.00%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
2 6 (12.00%) Tableau
3 5 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Juniper
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.00%) F5
5 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle