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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 87 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.02% 0.98% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.20% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £25,000 £43,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.52% +12.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
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
932 747 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.25% 81.28% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 832 650 564
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Cardiff -10 11 £25,000 -47.36%
Glamorgan - 1 £34,000 -
Use Case
Wales

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 2 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) RUP
6 2 (12.50%) DSDM
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (6.25%) WATIR
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Retail
7 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) WATIR
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (56.25%) SQL DBA
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft