Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 361 359 359
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -23
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1,512 1,519 1,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.88% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 1,181 1,462
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,517 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157,488 156,639 180,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.75% 90.61% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 126,373 127,513 150,385
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in the UK

Use Case
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Use Case in the UK

Use Case
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Use Case in the UK

Use Case
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 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
England -1 1,424 £52,500 -4.55% 165
UK excluding London -2 745 £49,000 +3.16% 114
London -12 730 £60,000 -4.00% 59
North of England +40 231 £52,500 -4.55% 25
South East +35 218 £47,500 - 35
North West +41 150 £50,000 - 12
Midlands +7 103 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Yorkshire +19 78 £53,000 -3.64% 10
South West -34 77 £47,500 -5.00% 12
West Midlands +11 68 £45,000 +5.88% 9
East of England +11 60 £50,000 +0.50% 13
Scotland -12 54 £37,250 -29.05% 5
East Midlands +18 35 £54,500 -0.91% 11
North East -18 3 £42,750 +17.93% 3
Wales -25 3 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 with a requirement for Use Case.

1 718 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (27.84%) Finance
3 368 (24.34%) SQL
4 352 (23.28%) Degree
5 346 (22.88%) Java
6 311 (20.57%) UML
7 293 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
8 283 (18.72%) Business Analysis
9 261 (17.26%) Scrum
10 260 (17.20%) JavaScript
11 258 (17.06%) User Stories
12 250 (16.53%) HTML
13 242 (16.01%) OO
14 221 (14.62%) Microsoft
15 202 (13.36%) Web Services
16 201 (13.29%) CSS
17 199 (13.16%) XML
18 189 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
19 186 (12.30%) C#
20 181 (11.97%) Python
21 175 (11.57%) .NET
21 175 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
22 172 (11.38%) DevOps
23 170 (11.24%) Software Engineering
24 169 (11.18%) Project Management
25 165 (10.91%) SDLC
26 162 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
27 158 (10.45%) Analytics
28 150 (9.92%) Data Modelling
29 143 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 90 (5.95%) Apache Spark
2 58 (3.84%) Apache
3 46 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (2.38%) Confluence
5 30 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.59%) IIS
7 15 (0.99%) CMS
7 15 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 13 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.66%) nginx
11 9 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (0.60%) Ethereum
11 9 (0.60%) SAS
11 9 (0.60%) WordPress
12 8 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.46%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 93 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (4.37%) MS Visio
3 36 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (1.32%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.13%) InVision
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.066%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.60%) Distributed Ledger
4 9 (0.60%) Eloqua
4 9 (0.60%) R3 Corda
4 9 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
4 9 (0.60%) Unica
5 8 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.33%) Actimize
6 5 (0.33%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.26%) Magento
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.26%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 175 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (4.03%) SaaS
4 58 (3.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 44 (2.91%) GitHub
6 41 (2.71%) Office 365
7 33 (2.18%) AWS Lambda
7 33 (2.18%) Serverless
8 30 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (1.72%) Amazon S3
9 26 (1.72%) OpenShift
10 25 (1.65%) Mimecast
11 24 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
12 22 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (1.06%) CloudBees
14 14 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
15 12 (0.79%) PaaS
16 11 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 11 (0.73%) npm
17 10 (0.66%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.96%) HTTP
2 46 (3.04%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.65%) DKIM
3 25 (1.65%) DMARC
4 22 (1.46%) Firewall
5 20 (1.32%) Internet
5 20 (1.32%) Kerberos
6 18 (1.19%) Wireshark
7 9 (0.60%) Wireless
8 8 (0.53%) FTP
8 8 (0.53%) VPN
9 7 (0.46%) MQTT
9 7 (0.46%) Network Security
9 7 (0.46%) SAN
10 6 (0.40%) DNS
10 6 (0.40%) SSH
10 6 (0.40%) WAN
11 5 (0.33%) MPLS
11 5 (0.33%) SSL
12 4 (0.26%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.87%) Big Data
3 80 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 63 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 59 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 56 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (3.11%) Apache Hive
9 46 (3.04%) MySQL
10 43 (2.84%) MongoDB
11 36 (2.38%) Data Lake
12 34 (2.25%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (1.79%) HBase
15 26 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (1.65%) OLAP
17 24 (1.59%) Data Mining
18 21 (1.39%) Blockchain
19 20 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
19 20 (1.32%) Impala
Development Applications
1 139 (9.19%) JIRA
2 73 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 71 (4.70%) NUnit
4 66 (4.37%) MSTest
5 59 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 44 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (2.25%) Selenium
8 29 (1.92%) Maven
9 24 (1.59%) Bitbucket
10 23 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 22 (1.46%) Subversion
12 20 (1.32%) Fiddler
12 20 (1.32%) Gradle
12 20 (1.32%) RStudio
13 16 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.06%) gulp
14 15 (0.99%) Grunt
15 13 (0.86%) CircleCI
15 13 (0.86%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 421 (27.84%) Finance
2 126 (8.33%) Banking
3 99 (6.55%) Retail
4 71 (4.70%) Marketing
5 52 (3.44%) Financial Institution
6 50 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.58%) Law
9 32 (2.12%) Investment Banking
10 31 (2.05%) Advertising
11 30 (1.98%) Legal
12 28 (1.85%) Back Office
13 21 (1.39%) Billing
14 20 (1.32%) Local Government
15 17 (1.12%) Publishing
16 15 (0.99%) Electronics
16 15 (0.99%) Front Office
17 12 (0.79%) Mandarin Language
18 10 (0.66%) Automotive
19 9 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 544 (35.98%) Analyst
2 393 (25.99%) Business Analyst
3 244 (16.14%) Developer
4 162 (10.71%) Architect
5 123 (8.13%) Consultant
6 86 (5.69%) Senior Developer
7 83 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 66 (4.37%) C# Developer
9 65 (4.30%) Software Engineer
10 64 (4.23%) Security Engineer
11 63 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
12 59 (3.90%) Software Developer
13 58 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
14 49 (3.24%) .NET Developer
14 49 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
15 48 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
15 48 (3.17%) IT Analyst
15 48 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
16 46 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
17 45 (2.98%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (16.53%) HTML
2 202 (13.36%) Web Services
3 201 (13.29%) CSS
4 199 (13.16%) XML
5 175 (11.57%) .NET
6 132 (8.73%) RESTful
7 109 (7.21%) SOAP
8 107 (7.08%) Spring
9 96 (6.35%) ASP.NET
10 86 (5.69%) J2EE
11 84 (5.56%) jQuery
11 84 (5.56%) WPF
12 82 (5.42%) WCF
13 79 (5.22%) Hibernate
14 75 (4.96%) AngularJS
15 74 (4.89%) LINQ
16 73 (4.83%) REST
17 72 (4.76%) XSLT
18 67 (4.43%) HTML5
19 66 (4.37%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 293 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 127 (8.40%) Management Information System
4 94 (6.22%) User Experience
5 69 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
7 60 (3.97%) Fintech
8 50 (3.31%) Algorithms
9 48 (3.17%) PKI
10 39 (2.58%) Security Operations Centre
11 31 (2.05%) Data Centre
11 31 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
12 30 (1.98%) Data Structures
12 30 (1.98%) Public Cloud
13 26 (1.72%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.26%) Cyberattack
15 17 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
16 16 (1.06%) ASIC
16 16 (1.06%) SystemC
17 15 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (7.28%) Linux
2 95 (6.28%) Windows
3 46 (3.04%) Unix
4 20 (1.32%) Android
5 19 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.53%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.26%) Solaris
11 3 (0.20%) AIX
12 2 (0.13%) VMS
13 1 (0.066%) CentOS
13 1 (0.066%) HPUX
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (20.57%) UML
3 283 (18.72%) Business Analysis
4 261 (17.26%) Scrum
5 258 (17.06%) User Stories
6 242 (16.01%) OO
7 189 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 172 (11.38%) DevOps
9 170 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 169 (11.18%) Project Management
11 165 (10.91%) SDLC
12 162 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 158 (10.45%) Analytics
14 150 (9.92%) Data Modelling
15 143 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 142 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 127 (8.40%) Workflow
18 118 (7.80%) Machine Learning
18 118 (7.80%) Open Source
19 116 (7.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 368 (24.34%) SQL
2 346 (22.88%) Java
3 260 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 186 (12.30%) C#
5 181 (11.97%) Python
6 111 (7.34%) C++
7 93 (6.15%) C
7 93 (6.15%) T-SQL
8 81 (5.36%) PL/SQL
9 52 (3.44%) R
10 47 (3.11%) Scala
11 41 (2.71%) Perl
12 37 (2.45%) Ruby
13 34 (2.25%) TypeScript
14 31 (2.05%) ES6
15 27 (1.79%) Shell Script
16 26 (1.72%) Go
16 26 (1.72%) PHP
17 19 (1.26%) MATLAB
17 19 (1.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 352 (23.28%) Degree
2 62 (4.10%) CISSP
3 57 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 56 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 54 (3.57%) ISEB
6 51 (3.37%) CISA
7 47 (3.11%) CISM
8 44 (2.91%) SANS
9 40 (2.65%) CompTIA Security+
10 34 (2.25%) GIAC
11 32 (2.12%) SSCP
12 29 (1.92%) CSSLP
13 28 (1.85%) SC Cleared
14 21 (1.39%) Master's Degree
15 17 (1.12%) PMI Certification
16 13 (0.86%) CEH
16 13 (0.86%) DV Cleared
16 13 (0.86%) ISTQB
17 12 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 10 (0.66%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (8.60%) QA
2 33 (2.18%) GDPR
3 23 (1.52%) PMO
4 22 (1.46%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.79%) SEPA
6 11 (0.73%) SLA
7 10 (0.66%) MiFID
8 9 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.46%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 6 (0.40%) COBIT
11 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.26%) PSD2
13 3 (0.20%) EMIR
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 20022
15 1 (0.066%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.066%) GPG13
15 1 (0.066%) IFRS
15 1 (0.066%) IFRS 9
15 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 81 (5.36%) Docker
2 25 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.65%) HDFS
3 17 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (0.93%) Apache Flume
5 11 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.33%) LXC
8 4 (0.26%) Firmware
9 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.066%) GridGain
10 1 (0.066%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.066%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (1.79%) Puppet
2 24 (1.59%) Ansible
3 19 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 17 (1.12%) Kubernetes
4 17 (1.12%) Nagios
5 15 (0.99%) Kibana
5 15 (0.99%) Oozie
5 15 (0.99%) Rundeck
6 7 (0.46%) logstash
7 6 (0.40%) Prometheus
7 6 (0.40%) QRadar
8 5 (0.33%) Grafana
8 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.26%) Ambari
9 4 (0.26%) CSIRT
9 4 (0.26%) Graphite
9 4 (0.26%) SCCM
10 3 (0.20%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 221 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 131 (8.66%) Oracle
3 73 (4.83%) Google
4 51 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
5 48 (3.17%) Tableau
6 47 (3.11%) Splunk
7 39 (2.58%) Cognizant
7 39 (2.58%) SAP
8 28 (1.85%) IBM
9 27 (1.79%) VMware
10 26 (1.72%) Symantec
11 25 (1.65%) Forcepoint
12 24 (1.59%) ServiceNow
13 21 (1.39%) CA
14 20 (1.32%) Adobe
14 20 (1.32%) Rackspace
15 19 (1.26%) ForgeRock
16 18 (1.19%) Alteryx
17 17 (1.12%) Talend
18 15 (0.99%) Cloudera