The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 82 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.18% 0.093% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Use Case
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
793 872 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 72.69% 80.67% 71.58%
Number of salaries quoted 614 699 645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Use Case
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Essex

Use Case
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
Colchester - 2 £33,750 -
Brentwood - 1 £32,500 -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) User Stories
2 10 (62.50%) Line Management
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 10 (62.50%) Coaching
3 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Practice Management
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) JMeter
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Automotive
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) NUnit
7 1 (6.25%) ArgoUML
7 1 (6.25%) Publishing
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Rational Rose
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Cognizant

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) ArgoUML
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Cactus
2 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (6.25%) TestNG
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) DbUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.25%) JProfiler
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Redmine
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Rose
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 8 (50.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Swing
1 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 10 (62.50%) User Stories
2 10 (62.50%) Line Management
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 10 (62.50%) Coaching
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) Process Improvement
3 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Practice Management
5 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Market Research
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Cognizant