The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Use Case skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 70 86
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 3 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.47% 2.24% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 2.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 7
Median salary - £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04%  

Use Case is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 792 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.92% 93.29% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 425 644 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Use Case as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 3 - -
Use Case
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) DSDM
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Prototyping
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) People Management

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) DSDM
2 4 (57.14%) Prototyping
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO