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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 166 142 188
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +46
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 48 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 1.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 13
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4104 3350 3627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.52% 79.99% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3436 2662 3070
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Use Case
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Use Case Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Use Case
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Use Case across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Use Case Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Use Case
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
Birmingham -1 36 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £28,750 -
Coventry -28 3 £44,000 -5.37%
Staffordshire -2 2 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Warwickshire -10 1 £45,000 - 2
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.56%) Business Analysis
4 18 (16.82%) UML
5 17 (15.89%) Project Management
5 17 (15.89%) SCOM
6 16 (14.95%) Security Cleared
7 15 (14.02%) Finance
7 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (13.08%) BPMN
8 14 (13.08%) SC Cleared
9 13 (12.15%) Hyper-V
9 13 (12.15%) Waterfall
10 12 (11.21%) SCCM
10 12 (11.21%) Scrum
10 12 (11.21%) ISEB
11 11 (10.28%) Degree
12 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
12 10 (9.35%) VMware
13 9 (8.41%) Automated Testing
13 9 (8.41%) NetApp
13 9 (8.41%) Oracle
13 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
13 9 (8.41%) Test Management
13 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (7.48%) Time Management
14 8 (7.48%) Manual Testing
14 8 (7.48%) Lync
14 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
1 8 (7.48%) Lync
1 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (6.54%) SAS
3 4 (3.74%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Simulink
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
1 1 (0.93%) VPN
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) MPLS
1 1 (0.93%) OSPF
1 1 (0.93%) BGP
1 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) Wireless
1 1 (0.93%) IPsec
1 1 (0.93%) VLAN
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (0.93%) Wireless Security
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.93%) DMVPN
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Big Data
2 4 (3.74%) MarkLogic
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.74%) Apache Hive
2 4 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) OLAP
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Local Government
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Analyst
2 33 (30.84%) Business Analyst
3 24 (22.43%) Support Engineer
4 18 (16.82%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (16.82%) Consultant
5 16 (14.95%) Systems Support
5 16 (14.95%) Systems Support Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (7.48%) Support Manager
8 8 (7.48%) Storage Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Messaging Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Support Manager
8 8 (7.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Data Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Tester
11 5 (4.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) Java EE
2 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 4 (3.74%) XML
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.80%) Middleware
4 1 (0.93%) MEAP
4 1 (0.93%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.93%) Telematics
6 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) CentOS
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.56%) Business Analysis
3 18 (16.82%) UML
4 17 (15.89%) Project Management
5 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.08%) BPMN
7 13 (12.15%) Waterfall
8 12 (11.21%) Scrum
9 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.41%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.41%) Test Management
10 8 (7.48%) Manual Testing
10 8 (7.48%) Time Management
10 8 (7.48%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (6.54%) Requirements Management
11 7 (6.54%) IDEF
11 7 (6.54%) Workflow
11 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
11 7 (6.54%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) Java
2 6 (5.61%) SQL
3 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.87%) R
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.21%) ISEB
4 11 (10.28%) Degree
5 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.67%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) RHCE
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.74%) HDFS
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) SCOM
2 12 (11.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) Nagios
3 1 (0.93%) Cacti
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.35%) VMware
3 9 (8.41%) NetApp
3 9 (8.41%) Oracle
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco
5 5 (4.67%) IBM
5 5 (4.67%) Cognos
5 5 (4.67%) HP
5 5 (4.67%) Juniper
5 5 (4.67%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.67%) Tableau
6 4 (3.74%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.80%) Talend
7 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.80%) Informatica
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.93%) F5
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