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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 24 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.65% 1.17% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 1.60% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
153 187 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.44% 72.76% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 108 137 168
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) PMP
3 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PMP
1 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA