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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 58 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
536 500 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.21% 81.97% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 410 406
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 May 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (45.45%) SQL
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
1 10 (45.45%) UML
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
5 6 (27.27%) ISEB
6 5 (22.73%) PMP
6 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) People Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Teradata
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) .NET

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DBA
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (40.91%) SQL DBA
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) UML
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) People Management
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) RUP
7 1 (4.55%) DSDM
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 5 (22.73%) PMP
2 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata