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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 108 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 12 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.86% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.07% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 18
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
1505 1402 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.66% 80.34% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1037 1167
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Use Case
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 5 £40,000 -
Crewe - 4 - - 2
Chester - 1 - - 1
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (60.00%) User Experience
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Product Management
5 6 (30.00%) Taxonomies
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (20.00%) Axure RP
7 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) Adobe
7 4 (20.00%) Sass
7 4 (20.00%) LESS
7 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (15.00%) User Stories
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 5 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) Sass
1 4 (20.00%) LESS
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (10.00%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) User Experience
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (30.00%) Taxonomies
5 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Product Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago