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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 100 120 115
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 32 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,250 £49,500
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
1857 1719 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.22% 80.97% 70.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1554 1026
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 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 23 September 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (62.79%) Project Management
2 26 (60.47%) SC Cleared
2 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
3 23 (53.49%) UML
4 22 (51.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
5 20 (46.51%) Oracle
6 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (39.53%) BPMN
7 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
8 16 (37.21%) Java
9 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (32.56%) ISEB
10 14 (32.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (32.56%) Business Development
10 14 (32.56%) Java EE
11 13 (30.23%) Scrum
12 12 (27.91%) IDEF
12 12 (27.91%) Requirements Management
12 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
13 10 (23.26%) Finance
14 8 (18.60%) SOA
14 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
15 7 (16.28%) ETL
15 7 (16.28%) .NET
15 7 (16.28%) XML
15 7 (16.28%) IBM
15 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.28%) HP
15 7 (16.28%) Informatica

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
1 7 (16.28%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
1 7 (16.28%) Apache Hive
1 7 (16.28%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
1 7 (16.28%) MarkLogic
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Business Analyst
1 27 (62.79%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Consultant
3 13 (30.23%) Architect
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Architect
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Business Architect
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Data Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Big Data Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Java EE
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.63%) Reference Data
4 3 (6.98%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Project Management
2 23 (53.49%) UML
3 22 (51.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
4 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
5 17 (39.53%) BPMN
6 14 (32.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (32.56%) Business Development
7 13 (30.23%) Scrum
8 12 (27.91%) IDEF
8 12 (27.91%) Requirements Management
8 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
9 8 (18.60%) SOA
10 7 (16.28%) ETL
10 7 (16.28%) EAI
10 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
10 7 (16.28%) MapReduce
10 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
10 7 (16.28%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) SC Cleared
1 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) ISEB
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) HDFS
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) HP
2 7 (16.28%) Informatica
2 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
2 7 (16.28%) Talend
2 7 (16.28%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.33%) SAP