The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 29 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.34% 1.22% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.88% 1.60% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Use Case
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
189 187 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.20% 76.02% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 103 132 153
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Use Case
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Chester

Use Case
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (53.33%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (46.67%) PMP
4 7 (46.67%) PMI Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) HTTP
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) Back Office
7 1 (6.67%) Finance

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (53.33%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) PMP
1 7 (46.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA