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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 63 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.66% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.64% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £37,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.62% -29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
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
453 468 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 74.75% 80.27% 67.25%
Number of salaries quoted 391 407 237
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Business Analysis
3 9 (81.82%) User Stories
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) ISEB
5 6 (54.55%) RUP
5 6 (54.55%) DSDM
5 6 (54.55%) User Experience
6 5 (45.45%) UML
7 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (18.18%) OO
9 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
9 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
9 2 (18.18%) Finance
9 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
9 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
10 1 (9.09%) iRise
10 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
10 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
10 1 (9.09%) Degree
10 1 (9.09%) DevOps
10 1 (9.09%) Advertising
10 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 1 (9.09%) Workflow
10 1 (9.09%) Project Management
10 1 (9.09%) IBM

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) WATIR
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Business Analysis
3 9 (81.82%) User Stories
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) RUP
5 6 (54.55%) DSDM
6 5 (45.45%) UML
7 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (18.18%) OO
9 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
10 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 1 (9.09%) DevOps
10 1 (9.09%) Workflow
10 1 (9.09%) Project Management
10 1 (9.09%) TDD
10 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) iRise
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle