The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 78 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.37% 0.50% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.62% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £37,000 £34,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% +3.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £24,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £50,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
Use Case
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 964 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.75% 79.93% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 704 862 646
Average salary £35,500 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £28,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Use Case
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Use Case Salary Trend in South Wales

Use Case
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in South Wales

Use Case
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cardiff -4 4 £37,000 +39.62%
Use Case
Wales

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 13 (81.25%) User Stories
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) ISEB
4 9 (56.25%) RUP
4 9 (56.25%) DSDM
5 8 (50.00%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
8 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) RequisitePro
8 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (18.75%) Axure RP
9 2 (12.50%) iRise
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Java
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (6.25%) Web Services
10 1 (6.25%) ITIL
10 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) RequisitePro
1 3 (18.75%) Axure RP
1 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.25%) WATIR
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Analysis
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) User Stories
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) RUP
4 9 (56.25%) DSDM
5 7 (43.75%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) iRise
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft