The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 58 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.38% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.01% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 395 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.25% 80.78% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 370 355 340
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Use Case
Merseyside

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Use Case
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Liverpool

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (38.46%) DB2
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) TIBCO
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) EAI
4 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Load Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) Java EE
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) Maven
6 3 (23.08%) MVC

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Hudson
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Release Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) Java EE
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) Servlets
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JPA
4 3 (23.08%) Apache CXF
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
4 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Security
5 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) EAI
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) Load Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) DSDM
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) TIBCO
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) WSO2
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle