The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 109 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% 0.063% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.081% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £62,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Use Case
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1493 1236 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.10% 77.64% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1070 1262
Average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Use Case
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Cambridge

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Publishing
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Electronics
5 4 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) Firmware
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Handset
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Clustering
7 1 (7.14%) TETRA

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
2 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) TETRA
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) GPRS
3 1 (7.14%) GSM
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Test Development Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Development Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft