The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 152 191 169
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -22
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 83 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.36% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.56% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 14 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,750 £48,555
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Use Case
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4882 4078 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3484 3735
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 the South West

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Use Case
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Use Case Salary Trend in the South West

Use Case
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Use Case Salary Histogram in the South West

Use Case
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Wiltshire +20 42 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Bristol +18 31 £38,000 - 1
Somerset -21 5 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Devon - 4 £50,000 -
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 43 (38.74%) Business Analysis
2 40 (36.04%) Finance
3 32 (28.83%) Banking
4 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (27.93%) Test Scripting
5 29 (26.13%) Retail
6 27 (24.32%) Scrum
6 27 (24.32%) Degree
7 25 (22.52%) Retail Banking
8 24 (21.62%) Workflow
9 22 (19.82%) ISEB
10 21 (18.92%) SQL
10 21 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (18.02%) GAP Analysis
12 19 (17.12%) Management Information System
12 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (14.41%) UML
14 15 (13.51%) Selenium
14 15 (13.51%) User Stories
15 13 (11.71%) QA
15 13 (11.71%) Legal
16 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.81%) Web Services
16 12 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (9.91%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
17 11 (9.91%) Waterfall
17 11 (9.91%) TDD
18 10 (9.01%) Asset Management
18 10 (9.01%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 5 (4.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Google Analytics
1 7 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (6.31%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.70%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.90%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.90%) LTE
3 1 (0.90%) 4G
3 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.90%) RTP
3 1 (0.90%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.90%) WAN
3 1 (0.90%) DHCP
3 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.90%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.41%) DB2
2 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.80%) EDRMS
2 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Selenium
2 9 (8.11%) WebDriver
2 9 (8.11%) WATIR
3 7 (6.31%) Axure RP
4 6 (5.41%) SoapUI
4 6 (5.41%) TestNG
5 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (36.04%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Banking
3 29 (26.13%) Retail
4 25 (22.52%) Retail Banking
5 13 (11.71%) Legal
6 6 (5.41%) Military
6 6 (5.41%) Marketing
7 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.70%) Front Office
9 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.90%) Law
10 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (61.26%) Analyst
2 49 (44.14%) Business Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Test Analyst
4 13 (11.71%) Test Manager
5 12 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) User Experience Designer
7 7 (6.31%) Designer
7 7 (6.31%) Functional Test Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Functional Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Architect
8 6 (5.41%) Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Senior QA Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) ITSM Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Test Leader
9 5 (4.50%) Solutions Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Sales Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.81%) Web Services
2 6 (5.41%) XML
2 6 (5.41%) SOAP
2 6 (5.41%) REST
2 6 (5.41%) RESTful
3 2 (1.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) jQuery
3 2 (1.80%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.80%) GIS
5 2 (1.80%) Open Source
6 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) Business Analysis
2 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.93%) Test Scripting
3 27 (24.32%) Scrum
4 24 (21.62%) Workflow
5 21 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.02%) GAP Analysis
7 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (14.41%) UML
9 15 (13.51%) User Stories
10 12 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (9.91%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.91%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.91%) TDD
12 10 (9.01%) Asset Management
12 10 (9.01%) CRM
12 10 (9.01%) Project Management
12 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) Java
3 3 (2.70%) C
4 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) Degree
2 22 (19.82%) ISEB
3 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.80%) IIBA
5 2 (1.80%) CBAP
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
3 7 (6.31%) Google
3 7 (6.31%) Adobe
4 5 (4.50%) SAP
4 5 (4.50%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) Sybase
5 2 (1.80%) Epicor
5 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.80%) Sage
5 2 (1.80%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.80%) ESRI
6 1 (0.90%) Trillium
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus +car allow OTE £100k
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus many benefits including Audi!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago