The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.48% - 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% - 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £35,000 - £40,000
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 373 285 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 89.02% 85.84% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 341 241 330
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Use Case
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Lancashire

Use Case
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Burnley - 2 £35,000 -
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto