The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
England / North West
Rank 189 182 208
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 57 55 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 1.01% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.15% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 42
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5239 4766 5884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.74% 87.59% 86.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 3961 5041
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Use Case as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Use Case
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Use Case Salary Trend in the North West

Use Case
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Use Case Salary Histogram in the North West

Use Case
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 50 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Cheshire +12 4 £68,750 +61.76%
Merseyside - 2 £42,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 71 (68.93%) UML
2 63 (61.17%) Web Services
3 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (52.43%) RESTful
5 51 (49.51%) .NET
6 49 (47.57%) SQL
7 48 (46.60%) ASP.NET
7 48 (46.60%) CSS
7 48 (46.60%) C#
7 48 (46.60%) HTML
7 48 (46.60%) JavaScript
7 48 (46.60%) XML
7 48 (46.60%) OO
8 45 (43.69%) Scrum
9 43 (41.75%) Finance
10 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
11 30 (29.13%) Windows
11 30 (29.13%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (28.16%) Java
13 27 (26.21%) C++
13 27 (26.21%) WCF
14 26 (25.24%) T-SQL
15 25 (24.27%) SOAP
15 25 (24.27%) PL/SQL
15 25 (24.27%) XSLT
15 25 (24.27%) RUP
15 25 (24.27%) DSDM
15 25 (24.27%) Service Delivery
15 25 (24.27%) NUnit
15 25 (24.27%) WPF

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.59%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.33%) MySQL
2 23 (22.33%) RDBMS
2 23 (22.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.88%) Big Data
4 2 (1.94%) GIS
5 1 (0.97%) QlikView
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) MSTest
1 25 (24.27%) NUnit
2 15 (14.56%) JIRA
3 2 (1.94%) Ant
General
1 43 (41.75%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Marketing
3 9 (8.74%) Military
4 8 (7.77%) Retail
5 7 (6.80%) Local Government
5 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) Advertising
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Front Office
7 1 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Analyst
1 31 (30.10%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Business Analyst
3 25 (24.27%) .NET Software Engineer
3 25 (24.27%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (24.27%) Software Engineer
4 23 (22.33%) .NET Developer
5 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (20.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (20.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (20.39%) C# Developer
6 13 (12.62%) Agile Business Analyst
7 12 (11.65%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (10.68%) Senior Business Analyst
9 10 (9.71%) Agile Product Owner
9 10 (9.71%) Product Analyst
9 10 (9.71%) Product Business Analyst
9 10 (9.71%) Product Owner
10 8 (7.77%) Architect
10 8 (7.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.17%) Web Services
2 54 (52.43%) RESTful
3 51 (49.51%) .NET
4 48 (46.60%) ASP.NET
4 48 (46.60%) CSS
4 48 (46.60%) HTML
4 48 (46.60%) XML
5 27 (26.21%) WCF
6 25 (24.27%) jQuery
6 25 (24.27%) LINQ
6 25 (24.27%) Silverlight
6 25 (24.27%) SOAP
6 25 (24.27%) WF
6 25 (24.27%) WPF
6 25 (24.27%) XSLT
7 7 (6.80%) Middleware
8 6 (5.83%) REST
9 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.94%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.94%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (22.33%) N-Tier
3 15 (14.56%) Management Information System
3 15 (14.56%) User Experience
4 9 (8.74%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.85%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.91%) iPad
8 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.94%) Contactless
8 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.94%) iSeries
9 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.77%) Android
3 8 (7.77%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.83%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.91%) Linux
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) UML
2 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (46.60%) OO
4 45 (43.69%) Scrum
5 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
6 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (24.27%) DSDM
6 25 (24.27%) MVVM
6 25 (24.27%) RUP
6 25 (24.27%) Service Delivery
7 24 (23.30%) DevOps
8 23 (22.33%) Business Analysis
8 23 (22.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 23 (22.33%) OOP
9 21 (20.39%) Load Balancing
9 21 (20.39%) Stress Testing
10 17 (16.50%) Time Management
11 16 (15.53%) Information Security
12 13 (12.62%) BPMN
13 10 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) SQL
2 48 (46.60%) C#
2 48 (46.60%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.16%) Java
4 27 (26.21%) C++
5 26 (25.24%) T-SQL
6 25 (24.27%) PL/SQL
7 16 (15.53%) C
8 4 (3.88%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.88%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.97%) Perl
9 1 (0.97%) PHP
9 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) DV Cleared
3 11 (10.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.39%) WAI
2 4 (3.88%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Google
2 7 (6.80%) Rackspace
2 7 (6.80%) VMware
3 5 (4.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.94%) Symbian
5 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco
5 1 (0.97%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago