The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 53 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.98% 1.61% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.04% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £25,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.05% +13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -
Use Case
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 392 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.02% 79.03% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 416 346 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Use Case
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Cardiff

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) DSDM
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) WATIR
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WATIR
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft