Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 194 161
Rank change year-on-year +56 -33 +56
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 161 95 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.19% 1.28% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.40% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 132 88 74
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £35,375
90th Percentile £71,500 £59,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,747 6,798 6,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.81% 91.82% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,549 5,867 5,263
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.26% +4.87%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Manchester

Use Case
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Manchester

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Use Case in Manchester

Use Case
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Stockport +13 15 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Bury - 5 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 - 1
Salford - 1 £45,000 -
Use Case
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.20%) Scrum
3 63 (39.13%) Finance
4 60 (37.27%) Web Services
5 58 (36.02%) UML
5 58 (36.02%) OO
6 54 (33.54%) SQL
7 53 (32.92%) Software Engineering
8 52 (32.30%) Java
9 51 (31.68%) SOAP
9 51 (31.68%) DevOps
10 50 (31.06%) XML
10 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
10 50 (31.06%) HTML
10 50 (31.06%) CSS
10 50 (31.06%) RESTful
11 48 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (29.81%) .NET
11 48 (29.81%) C#
12 46 (28.57%) C++
13 41 (25.47%) WCF
14 40 (24.84%) ASP.NET
15 38 (23.60%) PL/SQL
15 38 (23.60%) T-SQL
15 38 (23.60%) XSLT
15 38 (23.60%) RUP
15 38 (23.60%) DSDM
15 38 (23.60%) NUnit
15 38 (23.60%) WPF
15 38 (23.60%) WF

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (3.73%) Confluence
2 3 (1.86%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.04%) OpenShift
2 10 (6.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) HTTP
2 7 (4.35%) NAS
2 7 (4.35%) SAN
2 7 (4.35%) WAN
3 6 (3.73%) Wireless
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.45%) MySQL
3 10 (6.21%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.21%) Redis
4 8 (4.97%) Big Data
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.11%) Pentaho
5 5 (3.11%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.62%) Power BI
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (23.60%) MSTest
1 38 (23.60%) NUnit
2 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.70%) JIRA
3 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.11%) Subversion
5 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (39.13%) Finance
2 19 (11.80%) Retail
3 18 (11.18%) Manufacturing
4 16 (9.94%) Marketing
5 12 (7.45%) Telecoms
6 11 (6.83%) Electronics
7 7 (4.35%) Local Government
8 6 (3.73%) Military
9 4 (2.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (39.75%) Analyst
2 52 (32.30%) Business Analyst
3 26 (16.15%) .NET Software Engineer
3 26 (16.15%) C# Software Engineer
3 26 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 23 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 20 (12.42%) Architect
5 20 (12.42%) Developer
6 19 (11.80%) .NET Developer
6 19 (11.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (11.80%) C# Developer
6 19 (11.80%) Product Analyst
6 19 (11.80%) Product Business Analyst
7 18 (11.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (10.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (10.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 17 (10.56%) Senior Developer
8 17 (10.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 17 (10.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.27%) Web Services
2 51 (31.68%) SOAP
3 50 (31.06%) CSS
3 50 (31.06%) HTML
3 50 (31.06%) RESTful
3 50 (31.06%) XML
4 48 (29.81%) .NET
5 41 (25.47%) WCF
6 40 (24.84%) ASP.NET
7 38 (23.60%) jQuery
7 38 (23.60%) LINQ
7 38 (23.60%) Silverlight
7 38 (23.60%) WF
7 38 (23.60%) WPF
7 38 (23.60%) XSLT
8 21 (13.04%) REST
9 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (10.56%) Middleware
9 17 (10.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.80%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (10.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.97%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.73%) User Experience
7 5 (3.11%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.86%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.24%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.77%) Linux
2 10 (6.21%) Windows
3 3 (1.86%) Android
3 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.20%) Scrum
3 58 (36.02%) OO
3 58 (36.02%) UML
4 53 (32.92%) Software Engineering
5 51 (31.68%) DevOps
6 48 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (23.60%) DSDM
7 38 (23.60%) MVVM
7 38 (23.60%) RUP
8 32 (19.88%) Business Analysis
9 30 (18.63%) MVC
10 27 (16.77%) Service Delivery
11 25 (15.53%) Analytics
12 24 (14.91%) SDLC
12 24 (14.91%) Test Automation
13 23 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (13.04%) Business Process Modelling
14 21 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (13.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.54%) SQL
2 52 (32.30%) Java
3 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
4 48 (29.81%) C#
5 46 (28.57%) C++
6 38 (23.60%) PL/SQL
6 38 (23.60%) T-SQL
7 34 (21.12%) C
8 22 (13.66%) Python
9 11 (6.83%) Go
10 10 (6.21%) PHP
10 10 (6.21%) Ruby
11 3 (1.86%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.77%) Degree
3 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared
4 17 (10.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (7.45%) DV Cleared
6 11 (6.83%) Master's Degree
7 8 (4.97%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.86%) ISEB
9 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.24%) IIBA
11 1 (0.62%) CCNP
11 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.62%) CISSP
11 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.01%) QA
2 10 (6.21%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 9 (5.59%) PMO
4 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.24%) GDPR
4 2 (1.24%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (13.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.97%) Kibana
2 8 (4.97%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.94%) SAP
3 8 (4.97%) VMware
4 7 (4.35%) Google
4 7 (4.35%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco
6 1 (0.62%) Juniper
6 1 (0.62%) NetApp
6 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto