The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 58
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.68% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.26% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 479 386 443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.37% 82.48% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 339 310 323
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Use Case
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Merseyside

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Use Case in Merseyside

Use Case
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Liverpool +7 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Southport - 3 £42,500 -
Use Case
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
1 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (45.45%) BPMN
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Business Process Mapping
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) GDPR
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Monetization

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business IT Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Strategist
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) BPMN
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Business Process Mapping
1 5 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR