Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 330 337 351
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14 -25
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1,327 1,545 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.96% 0.94% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.03% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1,191 1,177
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.63% -1.82% +4.76%

Use Case is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127,464 150,500 151,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.74% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 101,539 123,254 125,752
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in England

Use Case
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Use Case in England

Use Case
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Use Case in England

Use Case
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 692 £65,000 +8.33% 85
South East +16 232 £56,500 +18.95% 34
North of England -7 185 £49,337 -6.02% 46
North West -20 107 £50,000 - 16
Midlands +51 106 £44,000 -7.37% 20
West Midlands +59 76 £44,000 -7.37% 8
East of England +29 64 £56,500 +25.56% 14
Yorkshire +34 59 £49,337 -6.91% 25
South West -11 46 £65,000 +40.54% 24
East Midlands +2 28 £35,000 -17.65% 12
North East - 19 £37,500 - 5
Use Case
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 649 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (30.60%) Finance
3 349 (26.30%) User Stories
4 313 (23.59%) Business Analysis
5 281 (21.18%) UML
6 271 (20.42%) SQL
7 243 (18.31%) Scrum
8 239 (18.01%) Analytical Skills
9 224 (16.88%) Java
10 217 (16.35%) Degree
11 210 (15.83%) Microsoft
12 205 (15.45%) Waterfall
13 201 (15.15%) Project Management
14 197 (14.85%) Python
15 179 (13.49%) Data Modelling
16 175 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 174 (13.11%) Analytics
18 171 (12.89%) JavaScript
19 164 (12.36%) DevOps
20 161 (12.13%) Problem-Solving
21 160 (12.06%) SDLC
21 160 (12.06%) Web Services
22 151 (11.38%) User Acceptance Testing
23 149 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
24 143 (10.78%) Change Management
24 143 (10.78%) Retail
25 142 (10.70%) Linux
25 142 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
26 132 (9.95%) Migration
27 123 (9.27%) Big Data

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 82 (6.18%) Apache Spark
2 37 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (2.11%) Confluence
5 26 (1.96%) Apache
6 24 (1.81%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.43%) Hyperledger
8 9 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 9 (0.68%) CMS
9 8 (0.60%) Ethereum
9 8 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.53%) Appian
10 7 (0.53%) SAS
11 6 (0.45%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.45%) IIS
12 5 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (0.38%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.30%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 114 (8.59%) MS Visio
2 93 (7.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 77 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
4 53 (3.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.53%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.23%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (0.83%) SAP GRC
2 10 (0.75%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 8 (0.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 6 (0.45%) Lawson
5 6 (0.45%) Magento
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.38%) R3 Corda
6 5 (0.38%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.075%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 149 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (4.60%) SaaS
4 54 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 49 (3.69%) GitHub
6 46 (3.47%) PaaS
7 41 (3.09%) Office 365
8 37 (2.79%) IaaS
9 34 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (1.06%) Amazon Glacier
10 14 (1.06%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.06%) Serverless
11 12 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
13 8 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.62%) Firewall
2 44 (3.32%) HTTP
3 34 (2.56%) Network Security
4 33 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.81%) Skype
6 20 (1.51%) DNS
7 16 (1.21%) SMTP
8 13 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (0.83%) SSL
9 11 (0.83%) VPN
10 9 (0.68%) MPLS
11 7 (0.53%) DHCP
11 7 (0.53%) FTP
11 7 (0.53%) Sourcefire
12 6 (0.45%) ICMP
12 6 (0.45%) SNMP
13 5 (0.38%) ADSL
13 5 (0.38%) Broadband
13 5 (0.38%) VDSL
13 5 (0.38%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (9.27%) Big Data
2 101 (7.61%) NoSQL
3 84 (6.33%) Hadoop
4 79 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 58 (4.37%) Apache Hive
6 58 (4.37%) MongoDB
7 55 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 53 (3.99%) SQL Server
9 47 (3.54%) HBase
10 45 (3.39%) Power BI
11 42 (3.17%) Blockchain
12 37 (2.79%) Sqoop
13 31 (2.34%) Spark SQL
14 26 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 26 (1.96%) Data Lake
14 26 (1.96%) MySQL
15 22 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (1.58%) CouchDB
17 14 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (6.41%) JIRA
2 42 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 42 (3.17%) MSTest
2 42 (3.17%) NUnit
3 27 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.36%) Maven
5 15 (1.13%) Gradle
5 15 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.90%) CF BOSH
6 12 (0.90%) RequisitePro
7 11 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (0.68%) IntelliJ
8 9 (0.68%) JUnit
8 9 (0.68%) Selenium
9 7 (0.53%) Ant
9 7 (0.53%) Gatling
9 7 (0.53%) TestNG
9 7 (0.53%) TestRail
10 6 (0.45%) Zephyr
General
1 406 (30.60%) Finance
2 143 (10.78%) Retail
3 114 (8.59%) Telecoms
4 86 (6.48%) Banking
5 67 (5.05%) Advertising
6 62 (4.67%) Marketing
7 60 (4.52%) Manufacturing
8 44 (3.32%) Legal
9 26 (1.96%) Local Government
10 23 (1.73%) Billing
11 19 (1.43%) Investment Banking
12 18 (1.36%) Electronics
13 16 (1.21%) Front Office
13 16 (1.21%) Law
13 16 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (1.13%) Games
15 13 (0.98%) Publishing
16 11 (0.83%) Military
16 11 (0.83%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 507 (38.21%) Analyst
2 406 (30.60%) Business Analyst
3 168 (12.66%) Architect
4 163 (12.28%) Developer
5 122 (9.19%) Senior Analyst
6 96 (7.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 73 (5.50%) Lead Business Analyst
8 69 (5.20%) Consultant
9 68 (5.12%) Data Engineer
10 62 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
11 54 (4.07%) Security Engineer
12 46 (3.47%) Python Engineer
13 40 (3.01%) Cloud Architect
13 40 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
14 39 (2.94%) Big Data Engineer
15 36 (2.71%) Software Developer
15 36 (2.71%) Software Engineer
16 35 (2.64%) Senior Developer
17 34 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
18 33 (2.49%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (12.06%) Web Services
2 107 (8.06%) .NET
3 105 (7.91%) HTML
4 99 (7.46%) XML
5 98 (7.39%) CSS
6 81 (6.10%) AngularJS
7 78 (5.88%) RESTful
8 73 (5.50%) Kafka
9 66 (4.97%) Node.js
10 56 (4.22%) SOAP
11 55 (4.14%) ASP.NET
12 53 (3.99%) WCF
13 50 (3.77%) jQuery
14 49 (3.69%) Spring
15 46 (3.47%) WPF
16 45 (3.39%) LINQ
17 42 (3.17%) Silverlight
17 42 (3.17%) WF
17 42 (3.17%) XSLT
18 41 (3.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 239 (18.01%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 80 (6.03%) User Experience
4 57 (4.30%) FMCG
5 49 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (3.01%) Data Structures
6 40 (3.01%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 29 (2.19%) Fintech
9 27 (2.03%) Cyberattack
9 27 (2.03%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.88%) Cyberthreat
11 24 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 22 (1.66%) Data Centre
12 22 (1.66%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.43%) Blog
15 18 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (1.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (10.70%) Linux
2 106 (7.99%) Windows
3 94 (7.08%) Unix
4 33 (2.49%) Android
4 33 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.66%) Windows 10
6 20 (1.51%) CentOS
7 19 (1.43%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.68%) FreeBSD
9 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
11 6 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.075%) Solaris
14 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (26.30%) User Stories
3 313 (23.59%) Business Analysis
4 281 (21.18%) UML
5 243 (18.31%) Scrum
6 205 (15.45%) Waterfall
7 201 (15.15%) Project Management
8 179 (13.49%) Data Modelling
9 175 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 174 (13.11%) Analytics
11 164 (12.36%) DevOps
12 161 (12.13%) Problem-Solving
13 160 (12.06%) SDLC
14 151 (11.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 143 (10.78%) Change Management
16 132 (9.95%) Migration
17 119 (8.97%) Business Process Modelling
17 119 (8.97%) Workshop Facilitation
18 110 (8.29%) Data Analysis
19 107 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 271 (20.42%) SQL
2 224 (16.88%) Java
3 197 (14.85%) Python
4 171 (12.89%) JavaScript
5 120 (9.04%) C#
6 67 (5.05%) C++
7 65 (4.90%) Scala
8 62 (4.67%) T-SQL
9 43 (3.24%) Go
10 42 (3.17%) PL/SQL
11 34 (2.56%) C
12 32 (2.41%) Ruby
13 25 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.88%) R
14 16 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.75%) Kotlin
16 9 (0.68%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.60%) Java 8
17 8 (0.60%) Perl
17 8 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 217 (16.35%) Degree
2 90 (6.78%) ISEB
3 70 (5.28%) Security Cleared
4 58 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (2.26%) CISSP
7 29 (2.19%) MCSA
8 27 (2.03%) ISTQB
9 24 (1.81%) PMI Certification
10 22 (1.66%) SC Cleared
11 20 (1.51%) CompTIA Security+
12 19 (1.43%) CEH
13 17 (1.28%) PMP
14 16 (1.21%) GCIA
15 14 (1.06%) SSCP
16 13 (0.98%) DV Cleared
16 13 (0.98%) GCIH
17 11 (0.83%) CBAP
18 10 (0.75%) CISM
18 10 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.06%) QA
2 53 (3.99%) Data Quality
3 43 (3.24%) GDPR
4 16 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.21%) PMO
5 14 (1.06%) SEPA
6 12 (0.90%) ISO 20022
7 10 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.75%) SLA
7 10 (0.75%) TARGET2
8 9 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.45%) COBIT
10 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.30%) Basel III
12 2 (0.15%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.15%) FISMA
12 2 (0.15%) GPG13
12 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.15%) PSD2
12 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (3.09%) HDFS
2 37 (2.79%) Docker
3 36 (2.71%) Apache Flume
4 32 (2.41%) Active Directory
5 12 (0.90%) Snort
6 9 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.30%) Ceph
8 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (0.075%) NDS
10 1 (0.075%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 50 (3.77%) Ansible
2 40 (3.01%) Oozie
3 32 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.19%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.73%) CASB
6 15 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.90%) Puppet
8 9 (0.68%) HP ALM
8 9 (0.68%) Rundeck
9 8 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.60%) QRadar
10 7 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.30%) Ambari
11 4 (0.30%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.23%) Consul
12 3 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.23%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.23%) vRealize
13 2 (0.15%) SCCM
13 2 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 210 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 97 (7.31%) Oracle
3 65 (4.90%) Google
4 46 (3.47%) Cloudera
5 45 (3.39%) SAP
6 40 (3.01%) Hortonworks
7 31 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (2.26%) Tableau
9 26 (1.96%) VMware
10 23 (1.73%) Rackspace
11 20 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.36%) Symantec
13 16 (1.21%) WorldPay
14 15 (1.13%) Blue Coat
14 15 (1.13%) hybris
15 14 (1.06%) IBM
16 12 (0.90%) Cognizant
16 12 (0.90%) HP
16 12 (0.90%) iManage
16 12 (0.90%) Pega