The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 167 187 193
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 74 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.72% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 48
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5853 5624 5752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.35% 77.92% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4775 5046
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Use Case
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +20 51 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Cheshire -9 18 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Lancashire +1 3 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Merseyside -3 2 £40,500 -19.00%
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (42.95%) UML
2 54 (36.24%) .NET
3 50 (33.56%) Business Analysis
4 49 (32.89%) Finance
5 45 (30.20%) Data Modelling
6 41 (27.52%) HTML
6 41 (27.52%) CSS
7 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
8 35 (23.49%) Web Services
9 34 (22.82%) Windows
10 32 (21.48%) XML
11 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
12 26 (17.45%) SQL
12 26 (17.45%) Load Balancing
13 25 (16.78%) OO
13 25 (16.78%) Project Management
13 25 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (16.11%) Systems Analysis
14 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
14 24 (16.11%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (15.44%) RESTful
15 23 (15.44%) BPMN
16 22 (14.77%) Marketing
17 21 (14.09%) C#
18 20 (13.42%) MySQL
18 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
18 20 (13.42%) RDBMS
18 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.42%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (13.42%) Data Mapping

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (5.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.36%) ExpressionEngine
2 5 (3.36%) WordPress
3 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) HTTP
2 2 (1.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) SSH
3 1 (0.67%) MPLS
3 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.42%) MySQL
2 20 (13.42%) RDBMS
2 20 (13.42%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.36%) DB2
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Subversion
2 2 (1.34%) JUnit
2 2 (1.34%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.34%) Selenium
2 2 (1.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.67%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (0.67%) Hudson
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) Sublime Text
3 1 (0.67%) Maven
3 1 (0.67%) Ant
3 1 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 49 (32.89%) Finance
2 22 (14.77%) Marketing
3 4 (2.68%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.34%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (57.72%) Analyst
2 61 (40.94%) Business Analyst
3 41 (27.52%) Developer
4 21 (14.09%) Systems Analyst
5 19 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (12.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (12.75%) .NET Developer
5 19 (12.75%) C# Developer
5 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (7.38%) Architect
7 10 (6.71%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.03%) UI Programmer
9 6 (4.03%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) Release Manager
11 4 (2.68%) IT Business Analyst
11 4 (2.68%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.24%) .NET
2 41 (27.52%) HTML
2 41 (27.52%) CSS
3 35 (23.49%) Web Services
4 32 (21.48%) XML
5 23 (15.44%) RESTful
6 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
7 16 (10.74%) HTML5
8 14 (9.40%) jQuery
9 9 (6.04%) CSS3
10 8 (5.37%) XSLT
10 8 (5.37%) XHTML
10 8 (5.37%) Ajax
10 8 (5.37%) Sass
11 6 (4.03%) Middleware
12 3 (2.01%) J2ME
13 2 (1.34%) Java EE
14 1 (0.67%) JSON
14 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
14 1 (0.67%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.75%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.37%) Web 2.0
4 7 (4.70%) NHS
5 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.01%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.67%) Derivative
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) iSeries
8 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.82%) Windows
2 7 (4.70%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.03%) Linux
3 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.36%) Android
5 3 (2.01%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.01%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) UML
2 50 (33.56%) Business Analysis
3 45 (30.20%) Data Modelling
4 26 (17.45%) Load Balancing
5 25 (16.78%) OO
5 25 (16.78%) Project Management
5 25 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (16.11%) Systems Analysis
7 23 (15.44%) BPMN
8 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
8 20 (13.42%) Data Mapping
9 19 (12.75%) Stress Testing
9 19 (12.75%) OOP
10 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.40%) Workflow
12 13 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (8.05%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (7.38%) Software Testing
15 10 (6.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
2 26 (17.45%) SQL
3 21 (14.09%) C#
4 8 (5.37%) Java
4 8 (5.37%) XPath
5 1 (0.67%) VB6
5 1 (0.67%) Python
5 1 (0.67%) VB
5 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.67%) VBA
5 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Degree
2 10 (6.71%) ISEB
3 6 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.75%) WAI
2 8 (5.37%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (5.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) HP
3 8 (5.37%) BMC
3 8 (5.37%) NetApp
3 8 (5.37%) EMC
3 8 (5.37%) VMware
3 8 (5.37%) 3PAR
4 6 (4.03%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.36%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.36%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.01%) Symbian
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) WSO2
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
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