The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 89 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 7 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 1.37% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.63% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Use Case
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
785 1043 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.01% 83.78% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 703 817 728
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £56,000
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 Kent

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Use Case
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Kent

Use Case
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £45,000 -
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) User Stories
3 10 (66.67%) UML
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) ISEB
5 7 (46.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (46.67%) Data Structures
5 7 (46.67%) IIBA
6 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) BPMN
8 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Time Management
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (13.33%) XSLT
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
2 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) User Stories
3 10 (66.67%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) BPMN
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) Time Management
7 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) IIBA
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy