The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 123 104 84
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 1.28% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 1.46% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 17
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -42.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1649 2050 1431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 90.06% 87.20% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1572 1184
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Use Case
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Birmingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) HDInsight
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) B2B
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft