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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 154 200 197
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -3
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 104 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.93% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 37
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Manchester +43 85 £41,000 +9.33% 9
Cheshire +9 15 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Merseyside +11 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 59 (38.06%) UML
2 48 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (30.32%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (28.39%) Business Analysis
5 39 (25.16%) Analytics
5 39 (25.16%) SQL
6 33 (21.29%) Finance
7 32 (20.65%) Management Information System
7 32 (20.65%) Business Analytics
8 31 (20.00%) Scrum
9 30 (19.35%) IBM
10 29 (18.71%) Workflow
11 28 (18.06%) C#
12 27 (17.42%) Java
13 26 (16.77%) Retail
13 26 (16.77%) Information Management
13 26 (16.77%) Software Engineering
13 26 (16.77%) Degree
13 26 (16.77%) SDLC
14 25 (16.13%) HTML
14 25 (16.13%) CSS
15 24 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (15.48%) Big Data
16 23 (14.84%) BPMN
16 23 (14.84%) Web Services
16 23 (14.84%) C++
17 22 (14.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (14.19%) Product Management
18 21 (13.55%) ISEB
19 19 (12.26%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (7.10%) Apache
1 11 (7.10%) Apache Pig
2 7 (4.52%) SAS
3 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) SPSS
2 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.52%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.94%) MS Project
5 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Heroku
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) Internet
1 6 (3.87%) Wireless
2 3 (1.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.48%) Big Data
2 19 (12.26%) Hadoop
3 16 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (8.39%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.10%) Apache Hive
5 11 (7.10%) IBM BigInsights
6 6 (3.87%) Mahout
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.23%) DB2
7 5 (3.23%) DataStage
7 5 (3.23%) QlikView
8 4 (2.58%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.29%) MySQL
10 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) NUnit
1 13 (8.39%) MSTest
2 10 (6.45%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.65%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.65%) JUnit
General
1 33 (21.29%) Finance
2 26 (16.77%) Retail
3 16 (10.32%) Banking
4 7 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.87%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.23%) Automotive
7 4 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.29%) Marketing
8 2 (1.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (43.23%) Analyst
2 64 (41.29%) Business Analyst
3 22 (14.19%) Consultant
4 21 (13.55%) Architect
5 17 (10.97%) Developer
6 14 (9.03%) Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) .NET Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Mobile Developer
8 12 (7.74%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 12 (7.74%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (7.10%) Business Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.52%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (4.52%) Designer
11 7 (4.52%) Data Consultant
11 7 (4.52%) UX Designer
11 7 (4.52%) Big Data Consultant
12 6 (3.87%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.13%) HTML
1 25 (16.13%) CSS
2 23 (14.84%) Web Services
3 19 (12.26%) RESTful
4 17 (10.97%) .NET
5 16 (10.32%) ASP.NET
6 15 (9.68%) XML
7 14 (9.03%) J2ME
8 13 (8.39%) XSLT
8 13 (8.39%) SOAP
8 13 (8.39%) WCF
8 13 (8.39%) WPF
8 13 (8.39%) WF
8 13 (8.39%) Silverlight
8 13 (8.39%) LINQ
8 13 (8.39%) jQuery
9 11 (7.10%) REST
10 7 (4.52%) Sass
10 7 (4.52%) LESS
11 5 (3.23%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 47 (30.32%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (20.65%) Management Information System
3 18 (11.61%) Mobile App
3 18 (11.61%) User Experience
4 14 (9.03%) Blackberry
5 12 (7.74%) Computer Science
6 11 (7.10%) Smartphone
6 11 (7.10%) Taxonomies
6 11 (7.10%) Data Integration
7 10 (6.45%) iPhone
7 10 (6.45%) iPad
8 5 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.23%) Social Media
8 5 (3.23%) Ontologies
8 5 (3.23%) Life Science
8 5 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.61%) Windows
2 14 (9.03%) Windows Mobile
2 14 (9.03%) Android
2 14 (9.03%) Apple iOS
2 14 (9.03%) Windows Phone
3 8 (5.16%) Linux
4 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.06%) UML
2 48 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (28.39%) Business Analysis
4 39 (25.16%) Analytics
5 32 (20.65%) Business Analytics
6 31 (20.00%) Scrum
7 29 (18.71%) Workflow
8 26 (16.77%) Information Management
8 26 (16.77%) Software Engineering
8 26 (16.77%) SDLC
9 24 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (14.84%) BPMN
11 22 (14.19%) Product Management
11 22 (14.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (12.26%) Data Management
13 18 (11.61%) Project Management
14 16 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (10.32%) E-Commerce
15 15 (9.68%) OO
15 15 (9.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.16%) SQL
2 28 (18.06%) C#
3 27 (17.42%) Java
4 23 (14.84%) C++
5 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.39%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.39%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.74%) R
8 5 (3.23%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Degree
2 21 (13.55%) ISEB
3 7 (4.52%) PMP
3 7 (4.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.29%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
2 4 (2.58%) GCP
2 4 (2.58%) GLP
3 2 (1.29%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (8.39%) HDFS
2 7 (4.52%) GPFS
3 6 (3.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (7.10%) Oozie
2 6 (3.87%) Ambari
3 5 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (19.35%) IBM
2 17 (10.97%) Hortonworks
3 15 (9.68%) Twitter
3 15 (9.68%) Teradata
4 14 (9.03%) Symbian
5 11 (7.10%) Tableau
5 11 (7.10%) Cognos
5 11 (7.10%) Cloudera
5 11 (7.10%) MapR
6 10 (6.45%) Adobe
6 10 (6.45%) Apple
7 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.87%) Informatica
8 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.23%) Ab Initio
9 5 (3.23%) Netezza
10 4 (2.58%) Embarcadero
11 2 (1.29%) BT
12 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.65%) HP
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