Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 391 387 348
Rank change year-on-year -4 -39 +4
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1,260 1,369 1,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.90% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,021 1,422
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +2.80% +7.00%

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 142,078 152,036 167,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.53% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113,972 120,821 141,154
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -14 568 £65,000 +8.33% 68
South East +7 224 £52,500 +10.53% 27
North of England +6 191 £45,500 -9.00% 37
North West +4 129 £49,250 +15.88% 21
East of England +64 102 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Midlands -9 96 £45,000 -5.26% 29
South West -10 72 £47,500 - 14
West Midlands -5 58 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire +26 53 £52,500 -4.55% 13
East Midlands +15 38 £50,000 -9.09% 15
North East -15 9 £28,500 -21.38% 3
Use Case
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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.

1 551 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (28.33%) Finance
3 285 (22.62%) Business Analysis
4 271 (21.51%) User Stories
5 264 (20.95%) Degree
6 259 (20.56%) UML
7 257 (20.40%) Analytical Skills
8 247 (19.60%) SQL
9 217 (17.22%) Java
10 207 (16.43%) Scrum
11 195 (15.48%) JavaScript
12 177 (14.05%) Microsoft
13 166 (13.17%) OO
14 162 (12.86%) HTML
15 151 (11.98%) C#
16 147 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
17 146 (11.59%) Web Services
18 145 (11.51%) Python
19 141 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
20 139 (11.03%) Project Management
21 138 (10.95%) Data Modelling
22 136 (10.79%) CSS
23 130 (10.32%) .NET
23 130 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
23 130 (10.32%) Waterfall
24 127 (10.08%) Analytics
25 126 (10.00%) Software Engineering
26 125 (9.92%) SDLC
27 120 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
27 120 (9.52%) XML

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 50 (3.97%) Apache
1 50 (3.97%) Apache Spark
2 27 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (1.43%) Confluence
4 17 (1.35%) IIS
5 16 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.87%) Apache Solr
6 11 (0.87%) Hyperledger
7 9 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
7 9 (0.71%) CMS
7 9 (0.71%) Ethereum
8 7 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.56%) SAS
9 6 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.40%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.32%) Gentran
11 4 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 74 (5.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 38 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (0.71%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.16%) InVision
8 2 (0.16%) UserZoom
9 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 14 (1.11%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.56%) SAP GRC
4 6 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.40%) Actimize
5 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.32%) Magento
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.32%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.32%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 4 (0.32%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.16%) Unica
9 1 (0.079%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 130 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (4.68%) SaaS
4 46 (3.65%) Office 365
5 44 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 32 (2.54%) PaaS
7 29 (2.30%) Mimecast
8 26 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (2.06%) IaaS
9 22 (1.75%) Serverless
10 21 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (1.35%) GitHub
12 15 (1.19%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (1.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 8 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.63%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.56%) Dialogflow
15 6 (0.48%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 5 (0.40%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 63 (5.00%) HTTP
2 41 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 31 (2.46%) Firewall
4 29 (2.30%) DKIM
4 29 (2.30%) DMARC
5 15 (1.19%) DNS
5 15 (1.19%) VPN
6 14 (1.11%) Network Security
7 13 (1.03%) Kerberos
8 12 (0.95%) SSL
8 12 (0.95%) Wireshark
9 11 (0.87%) Internet
9 11 (0.87%) MPLS
10 6 (0.48%) LAN
10 6 (0.48%) MQTT
10 6 (0.48%) WAN
11 5 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.40%) IPFS
12 4 (0.32%) FTP
12 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (8.57%) Big Data
2 88 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 70 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 59 (4.68%) Hadoop
5 55 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 33 (2.62%) Apache Hive
8 28 (2.22%) HBase
9 27 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (1.98%) MySQL
11 23 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.83%) Power BI
11 23 (1.83%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (1.59%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.51%) Data Mining
15 18 (1.43%) Impala
16 17 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
17 15 (1.19%) Data Lake
17 15 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (5.16%) JIRA
2 59 (4.68%) NUnit
3 54 (4.29%) MSTest
4 47 (3.73%) Git (software)
5 41 (3.25%) Selenium
6 28 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (1.90%) Subversion
8 23 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.35%) Maven
11 16 (1.27%) SoapUI
12 14 (1.11%) Fiddler
13 13 (1.03%) Axure RP
13 13 (1.03%) Gradle
14 12 (0.95%) HP UFT
14 12 (0.95%) TeamCity
15 11 (0.87%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 8 (0.63%) ERwin
17 8 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 357 (28.33%) Finance
2 105 (8.33%) Banking
3 91 (7.22%) Retail
4 64 (5.08%) Marketing
5 59 (4.68%) Telecoms
6 48 (3.81%) Manufacturing
7 45 (3.57%) Investment Banking
8 36 (2.86%) Law
9 34 (2.70%) Advertising
10 33 (2.62%) Front Office
11 31 (2.46%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.75%) Electronics
13 20 (1.59%) Local Government
14 19 (1.51%) Legal
15 16 (1.27%) Back Office
15 16 (1.27%) Publishing
16 12 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
16 12 (0.95%) Mandarin Language
17 11 (0.87%) Billing
18 10 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 481 (38.17%) Analyst
2 345 (27.38%) Business Analyst
3 171 (13.57%) Developer
4 157 (12.46%) Architect
5 76 (6.03%) Consultant
6 64 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 63 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 60 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 59 (4.68%) Security Engineer
10 57 (4.52%) Software Engineer
11 51 (4.05%) Senior Business Analyst
12 47 (3.73%) Java Developer
13 44 (3.49%) Software Developer
14 39 (3.10%) .NET Software Engineer
14 39 (3.10%) C# Developer
15 38 (3.02%) C# Software Engineer
16 36 (2.86%) IT Analyst
17 34 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
17 34 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
18 33 (2.62%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (12.86%) HTML
2 146 (11.59%) Web Services
3 136 (10.79%) CSS
4 130 (10.32%) .NET
5 120 (9.52%) XML
6 97 (7.70%) RESTful
7 80 (6.35%) ASP.NET
8 77 (6.11%) AngularJS
9 72 (5.71%) SOAP
10 71 (5.63%) jQuery
11 70 (5.56%) WPF
12 68 (5.40%) Spring
13 65 (5.16%) WCF
14 61 (4.84%) LINQ
14 61 (4.84%) REST
15 55 (4.37%) XSLT
16 54 (4.29%) Silverlight
16 54 (4.29%) WF
17 46 (3.65%) J2EE
18 45 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 257 (20.40%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (7.86%) Management Information System
3 82 (6.51%) Computer Science
4 75 (5.95%) User Experience
5 55 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 53 (4.21%) Security Operations Centre
6 53 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
7 52 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (3.57%) PKI
9 43 (3.41%) Fintech
10 42 (3.33%) Data Structures
11 24 (1.90%) Data Centre
11 24 (1.90%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.83%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.51%) Cyberattack
13 19 (1.51%) FMCG
14 18 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
15 17 (1.35%) Social Media
16 16 (1.27%) Equities
16 16 (1.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 85 (6.75%) Windows
2 68 (5.40%) Linux
3 59 (4.68%) Unix
4 17 (1.35%) Android
5 13 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.16%) MVS
11 2 (0.16%) Solaris
12 1 (0.079%) AIX
12 1 (0.079%) CentOS
12 1 (0.079%) HPUX
12 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (22.62%) Business Analysis
3 271 (21.51%) User Stories
4 259 (20.56%) UML
5 207 (16.43%) Scrum
6 166 (13.17%) OO
7 147 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 141 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
9 139 (11.03%) Project Management
10 138 (10.95%) Data Modelling
11 130 (10.32%) Waterfall
12 127 (10.08%) Analytics
13 126 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 125 (9.92%) SDLC
15 120 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 118 (9.37%) DevOps
17 116 (9.21%) Migration
18 114 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
19 103 (8.17%) Test Automation
20 101 (8.02%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 247 (19.60%) SQL
2 217 (17.22%) Java
3 195 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 151 (11.98%) C#
5 145 (11.51%) Python
6 93 (7.38%) C++
7 90 (7.14%) C
8 74 (5.87%) T-SQL
9 59 (4.68%) PL/SQL
10 36 (2.86%) Scala
11 35 (2.78%) R
12 29 (2.30%) Go
12 29 (2.30%) Perl
13 21 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.59%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.11%) PHP
16 13 (1.03%) MATLAB
16 13 (1.03%) VBA
17 11 (0.87%) Ruby
18 10 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 264 (20.95%) Degree
2 61 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 59 (4.68%) CISSP
4 50 (3.97%) CompTIA Security+
4 50 (3.97%) ISEB
5 43 (3.41%) SANS
6 41 (3.25%) CISA
6 41 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 40 (3.17%) CISM
8 36 (2.86%) GIAC
8 36 (2.86%) PMI Certification
8 36 (2.86%) SSCP
9 31 (2.46%) DV Cleared
10 30 (2.38%) CSSLP
11 20 (1.59%) PMP
12 19 (1.51%) SC Cleared
13 16 (1.27%) CBAP
13 16 (1.27%) CCNA
13 16 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (1.11%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.83%) QA
2 22 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.35%) SLA
4 16 (1.27%) PMO
5 10 (0.79%) GDPR
6 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) COBIT
7 4 (0.32%) GCP
7 4 (0.32%) GPG13
7 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.32%) SEPA
8 3 (0.24%) EMIR
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.24%) MiFID
8 3 (0.24%) PSD2
8 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.24%) TARGET2
9 2 (0.16%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.079%) IFRS
10 1 (0.079%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 32 (2.54%) Docker
2 23 (1.83%) HDFS
3 21 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.71%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.48%) Firmware
7 4 (0.32%) Ceph
7 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.079%) GridGain
9 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.079%) Snort
9 1 (0.079%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.11%) Kibana
3 13 (1.03%) CASB
3 13 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.95%) Ansible
5 11 (0.87%) Oozie
5 11 (0.87%) Puppet
6 10 (0.79%) CSIRT
6 10 (0.79%) QRadar
7 9 (0.71%) SCCM
8 8 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.40%) Grafana
10 5 (0.40%) Nessus
11 4 (0.32%) Consul
11 4 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.32%) logstash
11 4 (0.32%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.24%) Graphite
Vendors
1 177 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.92%) Google
3 61 (4.84%) Oracle
4 60 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (2.70%) SAP
5 34 (2.70%) Symantec
6 30 (2.38%) Forcepoint
7 24 (1.90%) Sophos
7 24 (1.90%) VMware
8 22 (1.75%) CA
9 21 (1.67%) Tableau
10 19 (1.51%) Rackspace
11 18 (1.43%) Cognizant
12 16 (1.27%) hybris
13 15 (1.19%) Atlassian
14 14 (1.11%) Cloudera
14 14 (1.11%) ForgeRock
15 12 (0.95%) Adobe
15 12 (0.95%) Cadence
15 12 (0.95%) Informatica