The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 99 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 38 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.59% 0.58% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.77% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 34
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £45,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1562 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.71% 75.90% 74.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1206 1704
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £50,000 -
Watford - 4 £78,750 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 24 (44.44%) Middleware
3 22 (40.74%) MVC
4 21 (38.89%) Finance
4 21 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (38.89%) Product Management
5 18 (33.33%) Project Management
6 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
6 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 13 (24.07%) UML
8 11 (20.37%) Retail
8 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
9 10 (18.52%) Java
9 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.67%) Oracle
11 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.81%) IDEF
11 8 (14.81%) Scrum
11 8 (14.81%) ISEB
11 8 (14.81%) BPMN
11 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (14.81%) Requirements Management
12 7 (12.96%) SOA
13 6 (11.11%) .NET
13 6 (11.11%) Business Development
13 6 (11.11%) Java EE
14 5 (9.26%) Temenos T24
14 5 (9.26%) Banking
14 5 (9.26%) Finacle

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Temenos T24
1 5 (9.26%) Finacle
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.56%) Big Data
1 3 (5.56%) MarkLogic
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Architect
2 18 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (20.37%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Consultant
6 8 (14.81%) Business Architect
6 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Architect
7 6 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Data Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Big Data Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Senior IT Business Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (3.70%) VMware Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Designer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) Middleware
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) Java EE
3 3 (5.56%) XML
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.70%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) LAMP
4 2 (3.70%) RESTful
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) WCF
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.85%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) CMDB
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 22 (40.74%) MVC
3 21 (38.89%) Product Management
4 18 (33.33%) Project Management
5 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 13 (24.07%) UML
7 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.81%) IDEF
8 8 (14.81%) Scrum
8 8 (14.81%) BPMN
8 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (14.81%) Requirements Management
9 7 (12.96%) SOA
10 6 (11.11%) Business Development
11 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Validation
12 3 (5.56%) ETL
12 3 (5.56%) EAI
12 3 (5.56%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) vSphere
2 3 (5.56%) HDFS
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 3 (5.56%) Informatica
4 3 (5.56%) Talend
4 3 (5.56%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.70%) Google