The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 126 108
Rank change year-on-year +32 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 12 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.96% 0.66% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.75% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 34
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -24.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £58,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1040 1725 2109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.53% 88.19% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1389 1389
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Use Case
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Use Case in Reading

Use Case
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Use Case in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) Presales
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) PKI
4 6 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (30.00%) SAML
4 6 (30.00%) Internet
4 6 (30.00%) Smartcard
4 6 (30.00%) Fraud Detection
4 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) IIS
5 5 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) ISEB
5 5 (25.00%) RAD
5 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (25.00%) WebDriver

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
1 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Back Office
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) BSS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Professional Services Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Billing Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) PKI
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (30.00%) Smartcard
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Presales
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (30.00%) Fraud Detection
3 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
3 6 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) RAD
4 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft