The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 104 136 127
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 51 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 11
Average salary £43,750 £36,895 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.58% -18.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Use Case
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Use Case
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Scotland

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in Scotland

Use Case
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Edinburgh +20 39 £40,000 +8.41% 2
Stirling - 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow +10 3 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Midlothian - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) MVC
3 34 (40.96%) XML Schema
3 34 (40.96%) XML
4 29 (34.94%) Degree
5 28 (33.73%) Project Management
6 27 (32.53%) Middleware
7 24 (28.92%) Finance
8 23 (27.71%) Web Services
9 22 (26.51%) SOA
9 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.89%) PRINCE2
11 19 (22.89%) Data Modelling
12 18 (21.69%) C#
12 18 (21.69%) .NET
12 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.48%) HTML
13 17 (20.48%) Java
13 17 (20.48%) DSDM
13 17 (20.48%) .NET Framework
13 17 (20.48%) RESTful
14 16 (19.28%) XSLT
14 16 (19.28%) CSS
14 16 (19.28%) XForms
15 15 (18.07%) XPath
16 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (16.87%) Internet
16 14 (16.87%) Eclipse
16 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (15.66%) JBoss
2 6 (7.23%) WordPress
2 6 (7.23%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.41%) HBase
4 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.20%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Eclipse
1 14 (16.87%) Maven
2 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Hudson
3 1 (1.20%) MagicDraw
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
6 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Front Office
7 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.20%) German Language
7 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Architect
4 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Business Analyst
5 13 (15.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Software Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Lead Developer
7 10 (12.05%) C# Developer
7 10 (12.05%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Lead PHP Developer
8 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Tester
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Agile Tester
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Agile Tester
10 3 (3.61%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) XML
1 34 (40.96%) XML Schema
2 27 (32.53%) Middleware
3 23 (27.71%) Web Services
4 18 (21.69%) .NET
5 17 (20.48%) HTML
5 17 (20.48%) .NET Framework
5 17 (20.48%) RESTful
6 16 (19.28%) CSS
6 16 (19.28%) XForms
6 16 (19.28%) XSLT
7 14 (16.87%) JMS
7 14 (16.87%) Spring
7 14 (16.87%) Hibernate
8 13 (15.66%) TopLink
8 13 (15.66%) Java EE
8 13 (15.66%) JPA
8 13 (15.66%) WSDL
8 13 (15.66%) XSD
8 13 (15.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.25%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.64%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.23%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) GIS
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.23%) Android
3 5 (6.02%) UNIX
4 4 (4.82%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) AIX
4 4 (4.82%) Solaris
4 4 (4.82%) Linux
4 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) MVC
3 28 (33.73%) Project Management
4 22 (26.51%) SOA
4 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (22.89%) Data Modelling
5 19 (22.89%) PRINCE2
6 17 (20.48%) DSDM
7 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
8 13 (15.66%) RUP
8 13 (15.66%) Unified Process
9 11 (13.25%) TDD
10 10 (12.05%) Content Management
10 10 (12.05%) UML
10 10 (12.05%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (12.05%) User Stories
10 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.84%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.69%) C#
3 17 (20.48%) Java
4 15 (18.07%) XPath
5 13 (15.66%) AspectJ
6 6 (7.23%) Ruby
6 6 (7.23%) PHP
6 6 (7.23%) PHP5
7 1 (1.20%) XQuery
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.20%) Sybase
4 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.20%) Cognos
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
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BPXNet
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 16 days ago