The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 281 312 296
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1102 1010 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.07% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 840 825 806
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91159 94353 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.17% 82.31% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73885 75668 72432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Use Case
Salary Trend

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

Use Case Salary Trend in the UK

Use Case
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Use Case Salary Histogram in the UK

Use Case
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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
England +7 987 £50,000 - 109
London -19 462 £55,000 - 54
South East +69 255 £49,750 +4.73% 24
Berkshire +66 98 £55,000 +13.40% 10
City of London -27 80 £57,500 -14.81% 15
Surrey +18 72 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Scotland +40 54 £47,500 +46.15% 3
East Midlands +32 51 £40,857 - 2
Yorkshire -13 46 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Edinburgh +21 45 £40,000 +25.98% 3
Reading +31 44 £70,000 +24.44% 4
East of England +2 43 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South West +13 42 £49,000 +15.29% 6
North West -18 42 £37,500 -11.76% 8
West Midlands -17 41 £45,000 -3.22% 2
West Yorkshire -5 32 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Slough +18 29 £49,500 +2.06% 2
Birmingham +4 29 £65,000 +36.84%
Buckinghamshire -2 27 £47,500 -2.56% 5
Leeds -1 26 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 26 £52,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +10 22 £40,429 -1.04% 2
Milton Keynes -1 21 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Nottingham -5 21 £40,857 - 2
Manchester -20 19 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Oxfordshire +17 18 £42,500 -30.61% 1
Hertfordshire 0 18 £65,000 +74.49% 1
Bristol +9 16 £48,000 +28.00% 3
Hampshire -3 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Northamptonshire +17 14 £75,000 -

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 833 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
2 761 (36.22%) UML
3 710 (33.79%) Finance
4 653 (31.08%) Business Analysis
5 518 (24.65%) Project Management
6 430 (20.47%) Degree
7 375 (17.85%) Scrum
8 371 (17.66%) User Stories
9 345 (16.42%) Microsoft
10 343 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
11 324 (15.42%) Waterfall
12 318 (15.14%) Retail
13 314 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
14 275 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 274 (13.04%) Data Modelling
16 262 (12.47%) Java
17 249 (11.85%) SQL
18 237 (11.28%) Telecoms
19 236 (11.23%) CRM
20 232 (11.04%) ISEB
21 229 (10.90%) E-Commerce
22 219 (10.42%) Web Services
22 219 (10.42%) XML
23 204 (9.71%) Banking
24 202 (9.61%) Change Management
25 184 (8.76%) Marketing
26 181 (8.61%) C#
27 179 (8.52%) Software Engineering
28 178 (8.47%) QA
29 177 (8.42%) BPMN

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 74 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 56 (2.67%) JBoss
3 34 (1.62%) WebSphere
4 32 (1.52%) Apache
5 29 (1.38%) Apache Pig
6 26 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 24 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (1.09%) MS Exchange
9 22 (1.05%) CMS
10 17 (0.81%) ATG Dynamo
10 17 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 16 (0.76%) Lync
11 16 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (0.76%) SAS
12 13 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
14 10 (0.48%) Confluence
15 9 (0.43%) IIS
15 9 (0.43%) Tomcat
16 8 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 173 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 100 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 48 (2.28%) MS Office
4 39 (1.86%) MS Project
5 29 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.57%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.24%) SPSS
11 1 (0.048%) Simulink
11 1 (0.048%) InDesign
11 1 (0.048%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 50 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.29%) Radian6
3 21 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.86%) Finacle
4 18 (0.86%) Temenos T24
4 18 (0.86%) SAP CRM
5 16 (0.76%) Magento
6 12 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (0.095%) Investran
12 2 (0.095%) MoSes
12 2 (0.095%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (2.86%) SaaS
3 44 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (1.48%) Force.com
6 22 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (1.05%) PaaS
6 22 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
7 21 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.90%) IaaS
9 13 (0.62%) Terremark
9 13 (0.62%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.38%) Office 365
11 5 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
12 3 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.71%) Internet
2 34 (1.62%) Firewall
2 34 (1.62%) HTTP
3 32 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.86%) SSL
4 18 (0.86%) Wireless
5 14 (0.67%) WAN
6 13 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (0.57%) IPsec
7 12 (0.57%) VLAN
7 12 (0.57%) MPLS
7 12 (0.57%) OSPF
7 12 (0.57%) BGP
7 12 (0.57%) EIGRP
7 12 (0.57%) VPN
7 12 (0.57%) Network Security
7 12 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (0.57%) DMVPN
7 12 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 67 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 53 (2.52%) MySQL
5 50 (2.38%) Big Data
6 48 (2.28%) Hadoop
7 44 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (2.09%) Relational Database
8 35 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 35 (1.67%) Apache Hive
9 31 (1.48%) MongoDB
10 30 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 27 (1.29%) QlikView
12 25 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (1.05%) Mahout
15 21 (1.00%) Impala
16 20 (0.95%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (3.86%) JIRA
2 54 (2.57%) Git (software)
3 46 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 45 (2.14%) Subversion
4 45 (2.14%) Eclipse
5 44 (2.09%) Rational DOORS
6 40 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (1.62%) Maven
8 29 (1.38%) Log4j
9 28 (1.33%) Ant
10 26 (1.24%) Axure RP
11 25 (1.19%) JUnit
12 23 (1.09%) Cucumber
13 21 (1.00%) Yeoman
14 18 (0.86%) Visual Studio
15 15 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (0.71%) Selenium
16 13 (0.62%) FitNesse
16 13 (0.62%) TestDirector
17 11 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 710 (33.79%) Finance
2 318 (15.14%) Retail
3 237 (11.28%) Telecoms
4 204 (9.71%) Banking
5 184 (8.76%) Marketing
6 113 (5.38%) Advertising
7 81 (3.86%) Legal
8 60 (2.86%) Automotive
9 54 (2.57%) Aerospace
10 42 (2.00%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.71%) Billing
12 34 (1.62%) Publishing
13 30 (1.43%) Investment Banking
14 29 (1.38%) Back Office
15 28 (1.33%) Military
16 26 (1.24%) Retail Banking
17 19 (0.90%) Financial Institution
18 18 (0.86%) Law
19 16 (0.76%) German Language
20 15 (0.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1141 (54.31%) Analyst
2 1057 (50.31%) Business Analyst
3 256 (12.18%) Architect
4 195 (9.28%) Developer
5 170 (8.09%) Senior Analyst
6 159 (7.57%) Senior Business Analyst
7 145 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 120 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
9 102 (4.85%) Agile Business Analyst
10 101 (4.81%) Business Systems Analyst
11 81 (3.86%) Consultant
12 71 (3.38%) Software Engineer
13 69 (3.28%) Financial Business Analyst
14 68 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
15 52 (2.48%) Senior Developer
15 52 (2.48%) Java Developer
16 51 (2.43%) Software Developer
17 47 (2.24%) Project Manager
18 45 (2.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
19 44 (2.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (10.42%) Web Services
1 219 (10.42%) XML
2 155 (7.38%) .NET
3 128 (6.09%) HTML
4 112 (5.33%) RESTful
5 100 (4.76%) CSS
6 92 (4.38%) XML Schema
7 68 (3.24%) Middleware
7 68 (3.24%) ASP.NET
8 67 (3.19%) J2EE
9 56 (2.67%) Hibernate
10 55 (2.62%) JDBC
11 54 (2.57%) XSLT
11 54 (2.57%) JMS
12 52 (2.48%) JSP
13 49 (2.33%) Spring
14 46 (2.19%) WCF
15 42 (2.00%) WPF
16 40 (1.90%) .NET Framework
16 40 (1.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 343 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (8.19%) User Experience
3 145 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 134 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 128 (6.09%) Management Information System
6 92 (4.38%) Mobile App
7 82 (3.90%) FMCG
8 50 (2.38%) Open Source
9 46 (2.19%) Visualisation
10 38 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 38 (1.81%) N-Tier
11 36 (1.71%) Data Integration
12 28 (1.33%) iPad
13 19 (0.90%) Equities
13 19 (0.90%) Statistics
14 17 (0.81%) CMDB
14 17 (0.81%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.76%) Data Structures
15 16 (0.76%) Telematics
15 16 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 149 (7.09%) Windows
2 127 (6.04%) Linux
3 72 (3.43%) UNIX
4 56 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 51 (2.43%) Android
6 10 (0.48%) CentOS
6 10 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 10 (0.48%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.24%) AIX
9 5 (0.24%) Solaris
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.095%) webOS
12 1 (0.048%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.048%) VMS
12 1 (0.048%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
2 761 (36.22%) UML
3 653 (31.08%) Business Analysis
4 518 (24.65%) Project Management
5 375 (17.85%) Scrum
6 371 (17.66%) User Stories
7 324 (15.42%) Waterfall
8 314 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 275 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 274 (13.04%) Data Modelling
11 236 (11.23%) CRM
12 229 (10.90%) E-Commerce
13 202 (9.61%) Change Management
14 179 (8.52%) Software Engineering
15 177 (8.42%) BPMN
16 156 (7.43%) Workflow
17 151 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
18 141 (6.71%) GAP Analysis
19 132 (6.28%) OO
20 118 (5.62%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 262 (12.47%) Java
2 249 (11.85%) SQL
3 181 (8.61%) C#
4 154 (7.33%) JavaScript
5 95 (4.52%) C++
6 69 (3.28%) C
7 49 (2.33%) Python
8 42 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 36 (1.71%) COBOL
10 27 (1.29%) XPath
11 26 (1.24%) Ada
12 25 (1.19%) AspectJ
13 24 (1.14%) Perl
13 24 (1.14%) PHP
14 23 (1.09%) VBA
15 22 (1.05%) R
16 21 (1.00%) Clojure
16 21 (1.00%) VB
17 18 (0.86%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 430 (20.47%) Degree
2 232 (11.04%) ISEB
3 87 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 19 (0.90%) MCTS
8 18 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (0.71%) IIBA
10 15 (0.71%) CISSP
11 12 (0.57%) CCNP
11 12 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.48%) RHCE
14 8 (0.38%) GIAC
14 8 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 7 (0.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (8.47%) QA
2 22 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.95%) WAI
4 13 (0.62%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.19%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.095%) SLA
7 2 (0.095%) Dublin Core
7 2 (0.095%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.095%) FATCA
7 2 (0.095%) EMIR
8 1 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.048%) FISMA
8 1 (0.048%) Basel III
8 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.048%) MiFID
System Software
1 47 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 21 (1.00%) VirtualBox
4 20 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.76%) vSphere
6 10 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.29%) HDFS
8 4 (0.19%) Firmware
9 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.095%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.048%) vCloud
11 1 (0.048%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 28 (1.33%) SCOM
2 21 (1.00%) Vagrant
3 20 (0.95%) SCCM
4 19 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (0.67%) Puppet
7 12 (0.57%) Cacti
7 12 (0.57%) Nagios
8 6 (0.29%) OpenView
9 5 (0.24%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.095%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.095%) Oozie
12 1 (0.048%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 345 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 165 (7.85%) Oracle
3 88 (4.19%) SAP
4 84 (4.00%) IBM
5 69 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 48 (2.28%) Siebel
7 45 (2.14%) HP
8 43 (2.05%) hybris
9 41 (1.95%) VMware
10 39 (1.86%) Business Objects
11 38 (1.81%) Google
12 37 (1.76%) Informatica
13 36 (1.71%) Cisco
14 32 (1.52%) ATG
15 31 (1.48%) Teradata
16 30 (1.43%) Cognos
17 28 (1.33%) Eloqua
17 28 (1.33%) Marketo
18 27 (1.29%) ExactTarget
19 22 (1.05%) Adobe
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday