The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 74 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Use Case
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 547 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.23% 74.93% 82.06%
Number of salaries quoted 480 430 458
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 £28,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Use Case Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Use Case
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £30,000 -
Use Case
West Midlands

Use Case
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft