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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 165 183 189
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 76 55 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.75% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.97% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 49
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 £31,800 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
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
5771 5692 5719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.10% 77.89% 76.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4596 4836 5026
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
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 24 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 24 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 +24 53 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Cheshire +7 20 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Merseyside -2 2 £40,500 -19.00%
Lancashire -2 1 £33,500 +4.68%
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 (41.83%) UML
2 55 (35.95%) .NET
3 49 (32.03%) Finance
4 48 (31.37%) Business Analysis
5 45 (29.41%) HTML
5 45 (29.41%) CSS
5 45 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 35 (22.88%) Web Services
8 34 (22.22%) XML
8 34 (22.22%) Windows
9 29 (18.95%) Project Management
10 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
11 27 (17.65%) SQL
12 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
12 26 (16.99%) Systems Analysis
12 26 (16.99%) Load Balancing
13 25 (16.34%) OO
14 24 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (15.03%) RESTful
15 23 (15.03%) BPMN
15 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (14.38%) Marketing
17 21 (13.73%) Relational Database
17 21 (13.73%) RDBMS
17 21 (13.73%) MySQL
17 21 (13.73%) C#
18 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
18 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.27%) WordPress
2 5 (3.27%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) MPLS
3 1 (0.65%) SSH
3 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.73%) Relational Database
2 21 (13.73%) RDBMS
2 21 (13.73%) MySQL
3 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.27%) DB2
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Subversion
2 3 (1.96%) Ant
2 3 (1.96%) Maven
2 3 (1.96%) Selenium
2 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.96%) Hudson
3 2 (1.31%) JIRA
3 2 (1.31%) JUnit
3 2 (1.31%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.65%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (0.65%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (32.03%) Finance
2 22 (14.38%) Marketing
3 5 (3.27%) Banking
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (57.52%) Analyst
2 60 (39.22%) Business Analyst
3 43 (28.10%) Developer
4 23 (15.03%) Systems Analyst
5 19 (12.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (12.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (12.42%) .NET Developer
5 19 (12.42%) C# Developer
5 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Architect
7 10 (6.54%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.92%) UI Programmer
9 6 (3.92%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Release Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (2.61%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.61%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.95%) .NET
2 45 (29.41%) HTML
2 45 (29.41%) CSS
3 35 (22.88%) Web Services
4 34 (22.22%) XML
5 23 (15.03%) RESTful
6 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET
7 16 (10.46%) HTML5
8 14 (9.15%) jQuery
9 9 (5.88%) CSS3
10 8 (5.23%) Sass
10 8 (5.23%) Ajax
10 8 (5.23%) XSLT
10 8 (5.23%) XHTML
11 7 (4.58%) Middleware
12 4 (2.61%) Java EE
13 3 (1.96%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.96%) JSP
13 3 (1.96%) Servlets
13 3 (1.96%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.42%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.23%) Web 2.0
3 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.58%) NHS
5 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.96%) Open Source
8 2 (1.31%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) iPhone
9 1 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (4.58%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.92%) Linux
4 5 (3.27%) Android
5 4 (2.61%) UNIX
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.83%) UML
2 48 (31.37%) Business Analysis
3 45 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 29 (18.95%) Project Management
5 26 (16.99%) Systems Analysis
5 26 (16.99%) Load Balancing
6 25 (16.34%) OO
7 23 (15.03%) BPMN
7 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
8 20 (13.07%) Data Mapping
9 19 (12.42%) Stress Testing
9 19 (12.42%) OOP
10 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.15%) User Stories
12 13 (8.50%) Scrum
12 13 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (8.50%) Workflow
13 12 (7.84%) RUP
14 11 (7.19%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 27 (17.65%) SQL
3 21 (13.73%) C#
4 10 (6.54%) Java
5 8 (5.23%) XPath
6 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.65%) VB6
7 1 (0.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.65%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (9.80%) Degree
2 10 (6.54%) ISEB
3 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.42%) WAI
2 10 (6.54%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) vSphere
1 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.54%) HP
3 8 (5.23%) 3PAR
3 8 (5.23%) EMC
3 8 (5.23%) BMC
3 8 (5.23%) NetApp
3 8 (5.23%) VMware
4 6 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.27%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.27%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) Symbian
7 2 (1.31%) WSO2
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Google
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