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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 72 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.54% 0.61% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.80% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -17.77%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
687 502 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.21% 76.41% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 579 449 395
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015, 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 23 (79.31%) UML
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Banking
4 17 (58.62%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
5 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma
5 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (44.83%) People Management
6 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (44.83%) Project Management
6 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
6 13 (44.83%) PMP
6 13 (44.83%) PMI Certification
6 13 (44.83%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) Finance
8 10 (34.48%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) ISEB
9 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) Windows
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
11 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (10.34%) SOA
12 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 3 (10.34%) .NET
12 3 (10.34%) J2EE
12 3 (10.34%) Content Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
1 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (62.07%) Banking
2 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Project Manager
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) UML
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma
4 13 (44.83%) Project Management
4 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (44.83%) People Management
5 10 (34.48%) OO
6 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Content Management
8 3 (10.34%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (6.90%) Time Management
10 1 (3.45%) Product Management
10 1 (3.45%) SIEM
10 1 (3.45%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 13 (44.83%) PMP
3 13 (44.83%) PMI Certification
4 6 (20.69%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Cognizant
1 1 (3.45%) Teradata