Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 341 337
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +37
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1514 1615 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.01% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1288 1635
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £76,150
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +2.80% +4.39% +2.50%

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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -16 701 £60,000 - 33
South East +4 285 £47,500 -2.06% 18
North of England +62 248 £50,000 -4.76% 28
North West +75 191 £45,000 - 17
Midlands +8 120 £50,000 +19.05% 5
South West +24 83 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England +1 78 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Midlands +6 77 £47,500 +21.79% 4
Yorkshire -5 56 £55,000 - 10
East Midlands +15 43 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East +4 1 £37,500 +5.78% 1
Use Case
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 659 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 538 (35.54%) Finance
3 449 (29.66%) Business Analysis
4 383 (25.30%) SQL
5 356 (23.51%) Degree
6 341 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
7 274 (18.10%) Java
8 273 (18.03%) SDLC
9 259 (17.11%) UML
10 253 (16.71%) Microsoft
11 245 (16.18%) Scrum
12 227 (14.99%) QA
13 225 (14.86%) User Stories
14 222 (14.66%) Project Management
15 216 (14.27%) JavaScript
15 216 (14.27%) Analytics
16 203 (13.41%) Workflow
17 196 (12.95%) .NET
18 191 (12.62%) OO
19 184 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 180 (11.89%) C#
21 174 (11.49%) Retail
22 165 (10.90%) Waterfall
23 164 (10.83%) Computer Science
24 161 (10.63%) Banking
25 160 (10.57%) Software Engineering
26 159 (10.50%) Web Services
26 159 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
27 157 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
28 156 (10.30%) SQL Server

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 51 (3.37%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.85%) Confluence
4 20 (1.32%) CMS
5 16 (1.06%) Apache
5 16 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (0.99%) Apache Pig
7 13 (0.86%) JBoss
7 13 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (0.73%) SAS
9 10 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.53%) Gentran
12 6 (0.40%) ArcGIS
12 6 (0.40%) IIS
12 6 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.33%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon Alexa
Applications
1 75 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (4.89%) MS Visio
3 65 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 31 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.26%) CPLEX
7 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) InVision
8 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.066%) InDesign
10 1 (0.066%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.066%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.40%) Maximo
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.33%) Unica
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.26%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.20%) SAP BRIM
8 3 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.13%) Magento
9 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.13%) SunGard APT
9 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 114 (7.53%) SaaS
2 93 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.51%) PaaS
5 30 (1.98%) OpenShift
6 24 (1.59%) IaaS
7 19 (1.25%) Office 365
8 16 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.73%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.73%) Serverless
11 9 (0.59%) GitHub
11 9 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 8 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.53%) Force.com
13 7 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
14 6 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 5 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 4 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.84%) Firewall
2 20 (1.32%) HTTP
3 18 (1.19%) Internet
4 14 (0.92%) FTP
5 10 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.59%) DMVPN
6 9 (0.59%) IPsec
6 9 (0.59%) SSL
6 9 (0.59%) VPN
7 8 (0.53%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (0.53%) FWSM
7 8 (0.53%) SMS
8 7 (0.46%) Network Security
8 7 (0.46%) WAN
9 6 (0.40%) SAN
9 6 (0.40%) VSAT
10 5 (0.33%) DNS
10 5 (0.33%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.86%) Big Data
3 76 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 75 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (4.82%) Hadoop
6 72 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 38 (2.51%) RDBMS
8 34 (2.25%) Data Mining
9 25 (1.65%) Apache Hive
10 24 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
10 24 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.52%) MongoDB
12 20 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (1.25%) MySQL
14 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.06%) Power BI
16 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 83 (5.48%) JIRA
2 66 (4.36%) NUnit
3 62 (4.10%) MSTest
4 45 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 28 (1.85%) Subversion
6 23 (1.52%) Selenium
6 23 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.39%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 18 (1.19%) Maven
9 18 (1.19%) TestDirector
10 16 (1.06%) JUnit
11 14 (0.92%) SoapUI
12 12 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (0.73%) Ant
14 10 (0.66%) Checkstyle
14 10 (0.66%) IntelliJ
14 10 (0.66%) XMLUnit
15 9 (0.59%) Axure RP
General
1 538 (35.54%) Finance
2 174 (11.49%) Retail
3 161 (10.63%) Banking
4 112 (7.40%) Marketing
5 74 (4.89%) Retail Banking
6 73 (4.82%) Front Office
7 71 (4.69%) Investment Banking
8 60 (3.96%) Telecoms
9 48 (3.17%) Legal
10 44 (2.91%) German Language
11 41 (2.71%) Manufacturing
12 37 (2.44%) Law
13 27 (1.78%) Publishing
14 22 (1.45%) Back Office
15 20 (1.32%) Electronics
16 19 (1.25%) Billing
17 17 (1.12%) Financial Institution
18 16 (1.06%) Local Government
19 13 (0.86%) Advertising
20 11 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 737 (48.68%) Analyst
2 574 (37.91%) Business Analyst
3 176 (11.62%) Architect
4 144 (9.51%) Developer
5 111 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
6 100 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
7 96 (6.34%) Software Engineer
8 90 (5.94%) Consultant
9 79 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
10 77 (5.09%) Agile Business Analyst
11 69 (4.56%) IT Analyst
12 67 (4.43%) Business IT Analyst
13 66 (4.36%) IT Business Analyst
14 60 (3.96%) C# Software Engineer
15 59 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
16 50 (3.30%) Systems Analyst
17 44 (2.91%) .NET Developer
17 44 (2.91%) SaaS Architect
18 42 (2.77%) Senior Developer
19 39 (2.58%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (12.95%) .NET
2 159 (10.50%) Web Services
3 148 (9.78%) HTML
4 136 (8.98%) SOAP
5 127 (8.39%) XML
6 116 (7.66%) CSS
7 99 (6.54%) ASP.NET
8 97 (6.41%) WPF
9 90 (5.94%) RESTful
10 86 (5.68%) REST
11 84 (5.55%) jQuery
12 81 (5.35%) .NET Framework
13 76 (5.02%) WCF
14 67 (4.43%) LINQ
15 66 (4.36%) Silverlight
16 64 (4.23%) XSLT
17 62 (4.10%) WF
18 48 (3.17%) AngularJS
19 36 (2.38%) HTML5
20 30 (1.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 341 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 143 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
4 93 (6.14%) User Experience
5 77 (5.09%) Management Information System
6 75 (4.95%) Virtual Team
7 41 (2.71%) Algorithms
8 27 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 26 (1.72%) Smart Meter
10 24 (1.59%) Fintech
11 22 (1.45%) Reinsurance
12 21 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.12%) Minimum Viable Product
13 17 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
14 15 (0.99%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.92%) Taxonomies
16 13 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (0.86%) Social Media
17 12 (0.79%) Client/Server
17 12 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 113 (7.46%) Linux
2 88 (5.81%) Windows
3 34 (2.25%) Unix
4 12 (0.79%) Android
5 9 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.20%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.066%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.066%) VMS
8 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (29.66%) Business Analysis
3 273 (18.03%) SDLC
4 259 (17.11%) UML
5 245 (16.18%) Scrum
6 225 (14.86%) User Stories
7 222 (14.66%) Project Management
8 216 (14.27%) Analytics
9 203 (13.41%) Workflow
10 191 (12.62%) OO
11 184 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 165 (10.90%) Waterfall
13 160 (10.57%) Software Engineering
14 159 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
15 157 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 141 (9.31%) Data Modelling
17 135 (8.92%) Test Automation
18 128 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
19 120 (7.93%) Acceptance Criteria
20 115 (7.60%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 383 (25.30%) SQL
2 274 (18.10%) Java
3 216 (14.27%) JavaScript
4 180 (11.89%) C#
5 101 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 96 (6.34%) C++
7 89 (5.88%) Python
8 87 (5.75%) C
9 75 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 36 (2.38%) R
11 19 (1.25%) PHP
12 17 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.06%) MATLAB
13 16 (1.06%) Scala
14 14 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.86%) Perl
16 12 (0.79%) VB
16 12 (0.79%) XPath
17 11 (0.73%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 356 (23.51%) Degree
2 110 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 76 (5.02%) ISEB
4 54 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 50 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 44 (2.91%) DV Cleared
7 29 (1.92%) CISSP
8 24 (1.59%) SANS
9 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (1.25%) GIAC
11 18 (1.19%) Master's Degree
12 14 (0.92%) CISM
12 14 (0.92%) GCIA
12 14 (0.92%) GCIH
13 13 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (0.86%) Security+ Certification
14 12 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.66%) CEH
15 10 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (14.99%) QA
2 34 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.72%) PMO
5 15 (0.99%) Solvency II
6 14 (0.92%) GDPR
6 14 (0.92%) NIST 800
7 12 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.33%) GAAP
9 5 (0.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 4 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.26%) MiFID
10 4 (0.26%) TARGET2
11 3 (0.20%) GMP
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.20%) PSD2
11 3 (0.20%) WAI
12 2 (0.13%) SEPA
12 2 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 33 (2.18%) Docker
2 21 (1.39%) HDFS
3 16 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.06%) Apache Flume
3 16 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) Firmware
6 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.066%) LXC
7 1 (0.066%) QEMU
7 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.066%) Xen
7 1 (0.066%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 14 (0.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 14 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
4 12 (0.79%) Oozie
5 11 (0.73%) Puppet
6 10 (0.66%) Ansible
7 8 (0.53%) Nessus
7 8 (0.53%) Nmap
7 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.46%) Kibana
9 5 (0.33%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.33%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.20%) SCCM
10 3 (0.20%) SCOM
10 3 (0.20%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.13%) EnCase
11 2 (0.13%) Terraform
12 1 (0.066%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.066%) Salt
Vendors
1 253 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.81%) Oracle
3 61 (4.03%) SAP
4 43 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
5 37 (2.44%) Cisco
6 36 (2.38%) HP
7 24 (1.59%) Informatica
8 23 (1.52%) Google
9 22 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 21 (1.39%) VMware
11 19 (1.25%) CheckPoint
12 17 (1.12%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.99%) Blue Coat
14 14 (0.92%) Dell
14 14 (0.92%) FireEye
14 14 (0.92%) McAfee
14 14 (0.92%) Rackspace
14 14 (0.92%) Tableau
15 13 (0.86%) Cognos
15 13 (0.86%) Splunk