The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 118 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 2 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.56% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.70% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 17
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +77.41%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Use Case
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1564 1293 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.68% 81.17% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 976 1383
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Cheshire

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Product Management
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Product Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
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