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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 318 335 277
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -58
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 960 837 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.79% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.97% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 764 666 950
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
93443 86275 93127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 81.15% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74604 70751 78836
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014 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 16 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
England +12 885 £50,000 +3.62% 87
London 0 382 £57,500 +4.54% 39
South East -62 163 £47,500 +5.55% 12
East of England +20 98 £50,000 +11.11% 11
South West +33 83 £40,000 -8.04% 6
City of London -21 78 £61,000 +3.82% 13
Yorkshire -32 54 £42,500 +16.43% 6
Hertfordshire +18 48 £65,000 +44.44% 3
West Midlands +24 47 £50,000 +33.33% 3
North West -8 47 £40,000 - 6
Berkshire -32 45 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Wiltshire +15 40 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -28 38 £43,250 +16.89% 4
Swindon +32 37 £40,000 +1.91%
Manchester +2 36 £39,500 -1.25% 3
Scotland 0 35 £45,000 - 4
Leeds -25 34 £45,000 +20.80% 4
Bristol +18 33 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 32 £49,500 +43.47% 2
Bedfordshire +14 31 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Birmingham +21 30 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +2 26 £40,857 +36.19% 3
Bedford +7 23 £43,750 +12.17% 1
Surrey -5 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 20 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes +7 19 £49,500 +65.00%
Slough -19 18 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Hampshire -26 18 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh -4 17 £40,000 - 1
Reading +10 16 £50,000 +17.64% 2

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 798 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 763 (38.57%) UML
3 689 (34.83%) Business Analysis
4 640 (32.36%) Finance
5 342 (17.29%) Degree
6 337 (17.04%) Scrum
7 334 (16.89%) Java
8 328 (16.58%) User Stories
9 317 (16.03%) Project Management
10 297 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 285 (14.41%) SQL
11 285 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
12 274 (13.85%) Data Modelling
13 271 (13.70%) Banking
14 257 (12.99%) Microsoft
15 251 (12.69%) ISEB
15 251 (12.69%) Waterfall
16 248 (12.54%) XML
17 237 (11.98%) User Acceptance Testing
18 235 (11.88%) .NET
19 224 (11.32%) Retail
20 216 (10.92%) HTML
21 213 (10.77%) Oracle
21 213 (10.77%) Workflow
22 200 (10.11%) JavaScript
23 199 (10.06%) SQL Server
24 198 (10.01%) CSS
25 194 (9.81%) BPMN
26 188 (9.50%) User Experience
27 167 (8.44%) QA

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 77 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 36 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
3 32 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 32 (1.62%) Apache
4 24 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (1.16%) CMS
6 22 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 22 (1.11%) IIS
7 19 (0.96%) Apache Pig
8 18 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 17 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.46%) Documentum
12 9 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.30%) WordPress
14 6 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
14 6 (0.30%) Confluence
14 6 (0.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 153 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 126 (6.37%) MS Visio
3 66 (3.34%) MS Office
4 36 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.51%) MS Project
7 8 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.15%) Windchill
10 1 (0.051%) SPSS
10 1 (0.051%) Casewise Modeler
10 1 (0.051%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 33 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.51%) Temenos T24
5 9 (0.46%) Magento
5 9 (0.46%) Finacle
6 7 (0.35%) SAP Business One
7 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.25%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.20%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.15%) Tridion
10 3 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.10%) Loan IQ
11 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.08%) SaaS
2 28 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.56%) IaaS
5 10 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.51%) PaaS
6 6 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.25%) Force.com
8 1 (0.051%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.051%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.43%) HTTP
2 43 (2.17%) Internet
3 26 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.26%) SMTP
5 24 (1.21%) WAN
6 22 (1.11%) Kerberos
7 21 (1.06%) SSL
7 21 (1.06%) Wireless
8 19 (0.96%) Firewall
9 16 (0.81%) Intranet
10 14 (0.71%) DMVPN
10 14 (0.71%) MPLS
10 14 (0.71%) VPN
11 13 (0.66%) LAN
12 12 (0.61%) 4G
12 12 (0.61%) VLAN
12 12 (0.61%) IPsec
12 12 (0.61%) OSPF
12 12 (0.61%) BGP
12 12 (0.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 79 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 71 (3.59%) Big Data
5 63 (3.19%) Hadoop
6 60 (3.03%) MySQL
7 52 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 42 (2.12%) QlikView
9 35 (1.77%) Apache Hive
10 34 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 29 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 27 (1.37%) Mahout
13 26 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (1.21%) Jackrabbit
15 21 (1.06%) HBase
15 21 (1.06%) NoSQL
15 21 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (3.29%) JUnit
2 55 (2.78%) Selenium
3 52 (2.63%) Axure RP
4 46 (2.33%) Log4j
4 46 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (1.97%) Maven
6 36 (1.82%) WebDriver
7 30 (1.52%) JIRA
8 28 (1.42%) Subversion
9 27 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 25 (1.26%) Git (software)
11 24 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
12 23 (1.16%) WATIR
13 19 (0.96%) JConsole
14 18 (0.91%) Jenkins
15 16 (0.81%) RequisitePro
15 16 (0.81%) Ant
16 15 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
17 14 (0.71%) Bugzilla
17 14 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 640 (32.36%) Finance
2 271 (13.70%) Banking
3 224 (11.32%) Retail
4 163 (8.24%) Telecoms
5 162 (8.19%) Marketing
6 82 (4.15%) Advertising
7 61 (3.08%) Legal
8 59 (2.98%) Publishing
9 55 (2.78%) Back Office
10 50 (2.53%) Investment Banking
11 35 (1.77%) Retail Banking
12 33 (1.67%) Front Office
13 25 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 25 (1.26%) Billing
14 19 (0.96%) Law
15 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.76%) Games
16 12 (0.61%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1132 (57.23%) Analyst
2 997 (50.40%) Business Analyst
3 255 (12.89%) Developer
4 253 (12.79%) Architect
5 195 (9.86%) Senior Analyst
6 166 (8.39%) Senior Business Analyst
7 126 (6.37%) Systems Analyst
8 98 (4.95%) Consultant
9 91 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
10 82 (4.15%) Java Developer
11 81 (4.10%) Agile Business Analyst
12 68 (3.44%) Business Systems Analyst
12 68 (3.44%) Senior Developer
13 66 (3.34%) Lead Business Analyst
14 56 (2.83%) Designer
15 51 (2.58%) Project Manager
16 50 (2.53%) IT Business Analyst
17 47 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
18 45 (2.28%) Test Analyst
19 43 (2.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (12.54%) XML
2 235 (11.88%) .NET
3 216 (10.92%) HTML
4 198 (10.01%) CSS
5 163 (8.24%) Web Services
6 120 (6.07%) J2EE
7 94 (4.75%) jQuery
8 88 (4.45%) ASP.NET
9 77 (3.89%) JSP
10 69 (3.49%) Hibernate
11 68 (3.44%) Spring
12 65 (3.29%) Ajax
12 65 (3.29%) HTML5
12 65 (3.29%) Servlets
13 63 (3.19%) Middleware
14 57 (2.88%) .NET Framework
15 53 (2.68%) REST
16 48 (2.43%) RESTful
17 46 (2.33%) SOAP
18 42 (2.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 285 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (9.50%) User Experience
3 136 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
4 132 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 87 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 65 (3.29%) Open Source
7 64 (3.24%) Client/Server
8 62 (3.13%) FMCG
9 48 (2.43%) Visualisation
10 41 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 39 (1.97%) Social Media
12 32 (1.62%) Data Integration
13 31 (1.57%) N-Tier
14 26 (1.31%) Reference Data
15 22 (1.11%) SWIFT
16 20 (1.01%) Statistics
17 16 (0.81%) Smartphone
17 16 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 15 (0.76%) New Media
19 13 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 132 (6.67%) Windows
2 75 (3.79%) UNIX
3 67 (3.39%) Linux
4 49 (2.48%) Android
5 41 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.56%) CentOS
8 9 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.25%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.20%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.20%) Tizen
11 3 (0.15%) Solaris
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.051%) AIX
13 1 (0.051%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 763 (38.57%) UML
3 689 (34.83%) Business Analysis
4 337 (17.04%) Scrum
5 328 (16.58%) User Stories
6 317 (16.03%) Project Management
7 297 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 274 (13.85%) Data Modelling
9 251 (12.69%) Waterfall
10 237 (11.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 213 (10.77%) Workflow
12 194 (9.81%) BPMN
13 148 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
14 135 (6.83%) CRM
15 133 (6.72%) E-Commerce
16 129 (6.52%) RUP
17 124 (6.27%) OO
18 119 (6.02%) Change Management
19 113 (5.71%) Web Development
20 112 (5.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 334 (16.89%) Java
2 285 (14.41%) SQL
3 200 (10.11%) JavaScript
4 120 (6.07%) C#
5 82 (4.15%) C++
6 56 (2.83%) C
7 31 (1.57%) Python
8 29 (1.47%) R
9 27 (1.37%) PHP
10 26 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 24 (1.21%) ECMAScript
11 24 (1.21%) T-SQL
12 21 (1.06%) Perl
13 20 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 18 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.86%) XPath
16 16 (0.81%) VBA
17 11 (0.56%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.46%) COBOL
18 9 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 342 (17.29%) Degree
2 251 (12.69%) ISEB
3 97 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 57 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.72%) CBAP
6 22 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.81%) IIBA
8 15 (0.76%) CISSP
9 14 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.66%) MCTS
11 10 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.46%) CCNP
13 8 (0.40%) CISA
14 6 (0.30%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.30%) PMP
14 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (8.44%) QA
2 17 (0.86%) WAI
3 13 (0.66%) Dublin Core
4 11 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.46%) FATCA
6 8 (0.40%) EMIR
7 7 (0.35%) MiFID
7 7 (0.35%) HL7
8 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.30%) COBIT
9 4 (0.20%) SLA
9 4 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.20%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.15%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.15%) Basel III
11 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.10%) COREP
11 2 (0.10%) FINREP
12 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.06%) vSphere
4 18 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.51%) HDFS
7 8 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.15%) vCloud
9 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.051%) GPFS
10 1 (0.051%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.61%) Puppet
3 12 (0.61%) Nagios
4 11 (0.56%) Cacti
5 8 (0.40%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.30%) SCCM
7 3 (0.15%) Oozie
8 1 (0.051%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.051%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.051%) SCOM
Vendors
1 257 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 213 (10.77%) Oracle
3 62 (3.13%) SAP
4 51 (2.58%) Adobe
5 48 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
6 44 (2.22%) IBM
7 41 (2.07%) HP
8 29 (1.47%) VMware
8 29 (1.47%) Siebel
9 26 (1.31%) Twitter
9 26 (1.31%) Business Objects
10 22 (1.11%) Google
10 22 (1.11%) Tableau
11 18 (0.91%) Teradata
12 16 (0.81%) Cognizant
12 16 (0.81%) Informatica
12 16 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 15 (0.76%) Cisco
13 15 (0.76%) Talend
14 12 (0.61%) Riverbed
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: Excellent permanent salary and benefits package available
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10 Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
The MRJ Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent £
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago