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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 154 137 192
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +55
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 55 50 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 1.12% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 7
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
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
4139 3555 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 79.32% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3579 2897 3061
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +18 42 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 5 £30,000 - 1
Solihull +4 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Sutton Coldfield +5 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Coventry -15 1 £44,000 -5.37%
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 28 (24.56%) Project Management
4 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
5 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
6 22 (19.30%) UML
7 20 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (16.67%) Scrum
9 18 (15.79%) BPMN
10 17 (14.91%) Finance
11 16 (14.04%) Java
11 16 (14.04%) Oracle
11 16 (14.04%) ISEB
12 15 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (12.28%) Business Development
13 14 (12.28%) Java EE
13 14 (12.28%) Waterfall
14 13 (11.40%) Hyper-V
14 13 (11.40%) Data Modelling
15 12 (10.53%) SCCM
15 12 (10.53%) SCOM
16 11 (9.65%) Logical Data Model
16 11 (9.65%) Degree
16 11 (9.65%) Requirements Management
16 11 (9.65%) IDEF
17 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
17 10 (8.77%) VMware
18 9 (7.89%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (7.02%) Lync
1 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.14%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.14%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.51%) SAS
4 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) VPN
1 1 (0.88%) SSL
1 1 (0.88%) MPLS
1 1 (0.88%) OSPF
1 1 (0.88%) BGP
1 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.88%) VLAN
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
1 1 (0.88%) Wireless
1 1 (0.88%) IPsec
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (0.88%) Wireless Security
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (0.88%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) Big Data
2 7 (6.14%) MarkLogic
2 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (6.14%) Apache Hive
2 7 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.75%) Banking
2 2 (1.75%) Local Government
2 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
3 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (40.35%) Analyst
2 43 (37.72%) Business Analyst
3 22 (19.30%) Consultant
4 19 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (13.16%) Senior Business Analyst
6 13 (11.40%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (9.65%) Systems Support
8 11 (9.65%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (7.89%) Data Consultant
10 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Manager
10 8 (7.02%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Messaging Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Support Manager
10 8 (7.02%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Business Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) Java EE
2 8 (7.02%) .NET
3 7 (6.14%) XML
3 7 (6.14%) Middleware
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.75%) Ajax
4 2 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.14%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.63%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) CentOS
2 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 28 (24.56%) Project Management
4 22 (19.30%) UML
5 20 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (16.67%) Scrum
7 18 (15.79%) BPMN
8 15 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (12.28%) Business Development
9 14 (12.28%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.40%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.65%) Logical Data Model
11 11 (9.65%) Requirements Management
11 11 (9.65%) IDEF
12 9 (7.89%) Workflow
13 8 (7.02%) Test Management
13 8 (7.02%) ETL
13 8 (7.02%) Automated Testing
13 8 (7.02%) Change Management
14 7 (6.14%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) Java
2 6 (5.26%) SQL
3 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.75%) R
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.04%) ISEB
4 11 (9.65%) Degree
5 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.39%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) RHCE
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.40%) Hyper-V
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) SCCM
1 12 (10.53%) SCOM
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.88%) Cacti
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.04%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) VMware
4 9 (7.89%) NetApp
4 9 (7.89%) IBM
5 8 (7.02%) HP
6 7 (6.14%) Informatica
6 7 (6.14%) TIBCO
6 7 (6.14%) Talend
6 7 (6.14%) Cloudera
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco
8 5 (4.39%) Juniper
9 2 (1.75%) Tableau
9 2 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.75%) Cognos
10 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.88%) F5
10 1 (0.88%) Riverbed
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