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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 180 188 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +31
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 78 68 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.91% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.16% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 74 59 28
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5895 5879 5372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.29% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4840 4696
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 44 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Cheshire +1 17 £50,000 +29.87%
Merseyside -2 13 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire +7 4 £33,000 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 44 (38.94%) UML
2 32 (28.32%) Project Management
2 32 (28.32%) HTML
2 32 (28.32%) .NET
2 32 (28.32%) CSS
3 27 (23.89%) Web Services
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.24%) Business Analysis
5 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
6 21 (18.58%) XML
6 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
6 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.81%) Degree
7 19 (16.81%) Windows
7 19 (16.81%) Scrum
8 18 (15.93%) SQL
8 18 (15.93%) Load Balancing
8 18 (15.93%) RESTful
8 18 (15.93%) User Stories
9 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (14.16%) Finance
10 16 (14.16%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (13.27%) Migration
12 14 (12.39%) Java
12 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (11.50%) Relational Database
13 13 (11.50%) C#
13 13 (11.50%) RUP
13 13 (11.50%) Web Development
14 12 (10.62%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.19%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Mingle
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.88%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) IaaS
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 2 (1.77%) PaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.62%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.62%) MySQL
4 8 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.42%) Big Data
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.54%) DB2
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Hudson
1 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
1 8 (7.08%) Maven
1 8 (7.08%) Ant
2 6 (5.31%) Selenium
3 4 (3.54%) Subversion
4 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.77%) JIRA
5 2 (1.77%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.77%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Marketing
2 9 (7.96%) Retail
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (49.56%) Analyst
2 38 (33.63%) Business Analyst
3 33 (29.20%) Developer
4 17 (15.04%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
6 11 (9.73%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.73%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (6.19%) Banking Business Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (3.54%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.54%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.54%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.32%) HTML
1 32 (28.32%) .NET
1 32 (28.32%) CSS
2 27 (23.89%) Web Services
3 21 (18.58%) XML
4 18 (15.93%) RESTful
5 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.85%) Middleware
7 8 (7.08%) JPA
7 8 (7.08%) Apache CXF
7 8 (7.08%) Spring
7 8 (7.08%) Java EE
7 8 (7.08%) Spring Security
7 8 (7.08%) Apache Axis
7 8 (7.08%) Spring MVC
7 8 (7.08%) Hibernate
7 8 (7.08%) JSP
7 8 (7.08%) Servlets
8 7 (6.19%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.73%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.08%) Open Source
3 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.42%) NHS
5 5 (4.42%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.42%) Web 2.0
5 5 (4.42%) iPhone
6 2 (1.77%) CMDB
6 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.88%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Phone
3 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.42%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Linux
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) UML
2 32 (28.32%) Project Management
3 24 (21.24%) Business Analysis
4 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.81%) Scrum
6 18 (15.93%) Load Balancing
6 18 (15.93%) User Stories
7 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.16%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (13.27%) Migration
10 13 (11.50%) RUP
10 13 (11.50%) Web Development
11 11 (9.73%) OOP
11 11 (9.73%) OO
11 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (9.73%) Workflow
11 11 (9.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.73%) Stress Testing
12 10 (8.85%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.93%) SQL
3 14 (12.39%) Java
4 13 (11.50%) C#
5 8 (7.08%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.42%) XPath
7 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (16.81%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) ISEB
3 8 (7.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) WAI
1 11 (9.73%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.08%) vSphere
3 2 (1.77%) KVM
3 2 (1.77%) XenServer
3 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.85%) VMware
2 10 (8.85%) HP
3 8 (7.08%) 3PAR
3 8 (7.08%) EMC
3 8 (7.08%) BMC
3 8 (7.08%) NetApp
4 7 (6.19%) WSO2
5 5 (4.42%) Symbian
6 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.65%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle
6 3 (2.65%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.77%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Inc Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum Up to £67,000 depending on experience, plus ex
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, North West
Manchester Airports Group
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
M.A.G
Posted: 27 days ago