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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 202 208 209
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 48 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.53% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.66% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -
Use Case
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Use Case across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Manchester +1 37 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cheshire 0 8 £45,000 -26.53%
Merseyside +10 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Lancashire -2 2 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) UML
3 31 (34.44%) Windows
4 29 (32.22%) Web Services
5 25 (27.78%) RESTful
6 24 (26.67%) HTML
6 24 (26.67%) CSS
7 21 (23.33%) XML
7 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (23.33%) Business Analysis
8 20 (22.22%) Project Management
8 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 20 (22.22%) Mobile App
9 18 (20.00%) User Experience
9 18 (20.00%) .NET
10 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (17.78%) Finance
11 15 (16.67%) Marketing
11 15 (16.67%) OO
12 14 (15.56%) SQL
12 14 (15.56%) Apple iOS
12 14 (15.56%) Windows Phone
12 14 (15.56%) Android
12 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
13 13 (14.44%) Android Development
13 13 (14.44%) Windows Mobile
13 13 (14.44%) J2ME
13 13 (14.44%) Blackberry
13 13 (14.44%) Symbian
13 13 (14.44%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (3.33%) WordPress
1 3 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.11%) JBoss
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) Edge Animate
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.11%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) HTTP
2 2 (2.22%) LAN
2 2 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (1.11%) FTP
3 1 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 12 (13.33%) MySQL
2 12 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.11%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.11%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Analyst
2 47 (52.22%) Business Analyst
3 34 (37.78%) Developer
4 13 (14.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 13 (14.44%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.33%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.22%) Web Services
2 25 (27.78%) RESTful
3 24 (26.67%) HTML
3 24 (26.67%) CSS
4 21 (23.33%) XML
5 18 (20.00%) .NET
6 13 (14.44%) J2ME
7 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.00%) jQuery
9 8 (8.89%) HTML5
10 6 (6.67%) CSS3
11 5 (5.56%) Sass
11 5 (5.56%) Ajax
11 5 (5.56%) XSLT
11 5 (5.56%) XHTML
12 1 (1.11%) XSD
12 1 (1.11%) SOAP
12 1 (1.11%) Java EE
12 1 (1.11%) JSON
12 1 (1.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 18 (20.00%) User Experience
3 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (14.44%) Blackberry
5 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (12.22%) N-Tier
7 5 (5.56%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.22%) Derivative
8 2 (2.22%) NHS
8 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Android
2 14 (15.56%) Apple iOS
2 14 (15.56%) Windows Phone
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.11%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) UML
3 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.33%) Business Analysis
4 20 (22.22%) Project Management
5 15 (16.67%) OO
6 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
7 13 (14.44%) Android Development
8 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
9 11 (12.22%) OOP
9 11 (12.22%) Data Modelling
9 11 (12.22%) Stress Testing
10 10 (11.11%) User Stories
11 9 (10.00%) Workflow
12 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (7.78%) Scrum
13 7 (7.78%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (7.78%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.56%) SQL
3 12 (13.33%) C#
4 5 (5.56%) XPath
5 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.22%) Java
5 2 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (1.11%) VBA
6 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) WAI
2 2 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Symbian
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.22%) Citrix
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
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