The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 65 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 10 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 1.26% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.68% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Use Case
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
548 713 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.43% 74.89% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 468 623 545
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Use Case across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Use Case
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Use Case across the Oxford region.

Use Case Salary Trend in Oxford

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 16 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (60.00%) Workflow
3 10 (50.00%) Retail
3 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) ISEB
4 8 (40.00%) UML
5 4 (20.00%) Publishing
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) RUP
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.00%) RequisitePro
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Rational Rose
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) ERP

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational Rose
1 2 (10.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Business Analyst
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (60.00%) Workflow
3 8 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Content Management
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) RUP
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft