Period
to 19 September 2019

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 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.28% 0.64% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.73% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Lancashire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £36,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,750 £65,350 £71,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -15.00%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 965 688 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 95.26% 88.32% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 617 564 635
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £62,642 £57,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Lancashire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 September 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
Blackburn +8 1 £42,500 -45.16%
Preston -1 1 £45,000 +3.45%
Nelson - 1 £32,500 - 1
Use Case
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
3 10 (76.92%) Test Strategy
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 10 (76.92%) Translating Business Requirements
3 10 (76.92%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Broadband
5 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) User Experience
7 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (7.69%) Protractor
7 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Confluence
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) User Stories
7 1 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Zephyr

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Protractor
1 1 (7.69%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Business Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
3 10 (76.92%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (76.92%) Test Strategy
3 10 (76.92%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
7 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) User Stories
7 1 (7.69%) White-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft