Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 401 382
Rank change year-on-year +90 -19 -29
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1,453 1,363 1,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.03% 0.81% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.88% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 988 1,128
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,775 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

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 130,483 155,102 162,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.18% 91.81% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102,521 123,579 129,253
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 August 2019.

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 August 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
England +72 1,324 £55,000 +4.76% 126
UK excluding London +60 823 £45,000 -10.00% 91
London +77 606 £70,000 +12.00% 47
North of England +65 271 £45,000 -10.00% 23
North West +87 229 £42,500 -15.00% 13
South East +23 195 £55,000 +4.76% 21
South West +50 123 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Scotland +37 87 £42,500 -8.11% 8
Midlands -2 64 £47,500 -2.56% 7
East of England +46 62 £55,000 +3.77% 8
Yorkshire -26 37 £60,000 +14.29% 8
West Midlands -9 36 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +19 28 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Wales +16 13 £38,500 -14.92% 2
Northern Ireland -3 12 £36,000 -20.00% 2
North East +21 5 £44,861 +30.41% 2

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 with a requirement for Use Case.

1 677 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (26.84%) Analytics
3 388 (26.70%) Business Analysis
4 329 (22.64%) Degree
5 328 (22.57%) User Stories
6 300 (20.65%) Finance
7 251 (17.27%) Scrum
8 247 (17.00%) Change Management
9 244 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
10 243 (16.72%) User Experience
11 231 (15.90%) Workshop Facilitation
12 227 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
13 220 (15.14%) SQL
14 218 (15.00%) DevOps
14 218 (15.00%) Wireframes
15 216 (14.87%) UML
16 201 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 189 (13.01%) Microsoft
18 188 (12.94%) Java
18 188 (12.94%) Workflow
19 178 (12.25%) SDLC
20 173 (11.91%) Project Management
21 167 (11.49%) Python
22 163 (11.22%) Sprint Planning
23 160 (11.01%) Workflow Analysis
24 158 (10.87%) Customer Engagement
25 152 (10.46%) AWS
25 152 (10.46%) Data Modelling
26 151 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
27 145 (9.98%) Azure

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 83 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 51 (3.51%) Confluence
3 34 (2.34%) CMS
4 21 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 20 (1.38%) Apache
6 15 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (0.83%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.69%) SAS
9 8 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (0.34%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.28%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.28%) Apache Synapse
12 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.28%) Mule
12 4 (0.28%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.21%) Drupal
13 3 (0.21%) IIS
14 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 96 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 84 (5.78%) MS Visio
3 67 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
4 62 (4.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.28%) Gliffy
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.21%) InVision
7 3 (0.21%) Moqups
7 3 (0.21%) Sketch
7 3 (0.21%) SPSS
8 2 (0.14%) Simulink
8 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.069%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (0.34%) Magento
4 5 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.28%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.069%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.069%) Maximo
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.069%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.069%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 152 (10.46%) AWS
2 145 (9.98%) Azure
3 86 (5.92%) GCP
4 39 (2.68%) SaaS
5 35 (2.41%) Office 365
6 29 (2.00%) PaaS
6 29 (2.00%) Power Platform
7 22 (1.51%) IaaS
8 20 (1.38%) Amazon ECS
9 18 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (0.69%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
12 8 (0.55%) NuGet
12 8 (0.55%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 7 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.51%) Internet
2 19 (1.31%) HTTPS
3 16 (1.10%) HTTP
4 15 (1.03%) Wireless
5 13 (0.89%) 2G
5 13 (0.89%) 3G
5 13 (0.89%) 4G
5 13 (0.89%) Bluetooth
5 13 (0.89%) GPRS
5 13 (0.89%) GSM
5 13 (0.89%) LTE
5 13 (0.89%) UMTS
5 13 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (0.83%) Skype
7 11 (0.76%) Firewall
8 9 (0.62%) SSH
9 8 (0.55%) DNS
9 8 (0.55%) LAN
9 8 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (9.57%) Big Data
2 104 (7.16%) SQL Server
3 80 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 64 (4.40%) Apache Hive
5 47 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 32 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
8 31 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 29 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (2.00%) Power BI
10 27 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.58%) Blockchain
11 23 (1.58%) MySQL
12 21 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (1.38%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.38%) Spark SQL
14 16 (1.10%) HBase
14 16 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.03%) Impala
Development Applications
1 125 (8.60%) JIRA
2 79 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 61 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 31 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 28 (1.93%) PhantomJS
7 25 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 20 (1.38%) Selenium
9 18 (1.24%) Maven
10 16 (1.10%) Artifactory
11 12 (0.83%) MSTest
11 12 (0.83%) NUnit
11 12 (0.83%) PyCharm
11 12 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
11 12 (0.83%) Visual Studio Code
12 9 (0.62%) JUnit
12 9 (0.62%) Zephyr
13 8 (0.55%) FitNesse
13 8 (0.55%) JMeter
13 8 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 300 (20.65%) Finance
2 129 (8.88%) Retail
3 95 (6.54%) Banking
4 87 (5.99%) Marketing
5 46 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 45 (3.10%) Local Government
7 41 (2.82%) Public Sector
8 33 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.93%) Games
10 26 (1.79%) Law
11 23 (1.58%) Front Office
12 19 (1.31%) Legal
13 14 (0.96%) Back Office
14 12 (0.83%) Billing
15 10 (0.69%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.69%) Publishing
16 9 (0.62%) Advertising
17 8 (0.55%) Automotive
18 7 (0.48%) Fire and Rescue
18 7 (0.48%) Police
Job Titles
1 575 (39.57%) Analyst
2 493 (33.93%) Business Analyst
3 166 (11.42%) Architect
4 158 (10.87%) Developer
5 147 (10.12%) Digital Business Analyst
6 137 (9.43%) Digital Analyst
7 101 (6.95%) Consultant
8 99 (6.81%) UX Analyst
9 94 (6.47%) Process Analyst
10 93 (6.40%) Business Process Analyst
11 59 (4.06%) Systems Analyst
12 54 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
13 49 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
14 48 (3.30%) Security Engineer
15 41 (2.82%) Software Engineer
16 40 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
16 40 (2.75%) IT Analyst
17 39 (2.68%) Business IT Analyst
17 39 (2.68%) Java Developer
18 38 (2.62%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (5.71%) Web Services
2 82 (5.64%) .NET
3 64 (4.40%) HTML
4 60 (4.13%) Kafka
5 57 (3.92%) XML
6 56 (3.85%) Node.js
7 55 (3.79%) CSS
8 54 (3.72%) REST
9 44 (3.03%) SOAP
10 39 (2.68%) AngularJS
11 38 (2.62%) React
12 36 (2.48%) jQuery
12 36 (2.48%) Middleware
13 30 (2.06%) .NET Framework
14 27 (1.86%) ASP.NET
14 27 (1.86%) RESTful
15 25 (1.72%) Spring
16 21 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
17 18 (1.24%) Hibernate
18 17 (1.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 243 (16.72%) User Experience
2 227 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 45 (3.10%) Reinsurance
7 40 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.27%) Social Media
9 31 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 30 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
11 25 (1.72%) Robotics
12 23 (1.58%) Smart Home
13 22 (1.51%) Data Centre
14 20 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 20 (1.38%) Smartphone
15 19 (1.31%) Internet of Things
15 19 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
16 16 (1.10%) Virtual Team
17 15 (1.03%) Bitcoin
17 15 (1.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 133 (9.15%) Linux
2 58 (3.99%) Unix
3 42 (2.89%) Windows
4 36 (2.48%) Android
5 22 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.21%) webOS
8 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (26.84%) Analytics
3 388 (26.70%) Business Analysis
4 328 (22.57%) User Stories
5 251 (17.27%) Scrum
6 247 (17.00%) Change Management
7 244 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
8 231 (15.90%) Workshop Facilitation
9 218 (15.00%) DevOps
9 218 (15.00%) Wireframes
10 216 (14.87%) UML
11 201 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 188 (12.94%) Workflow
13 178 (12.25%) SDLC
14 173 (11.91%) Project Management
15 163 (11.22%) Sprint Planning
16 160 (11.01%) Workflow Analysis
17 158 (10.87%) Customer Engagement
18 152 (10.46%) Data Modelling
19 151 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 220 (15.14%) SQL
2 188 (12.94%) Java
3 167 (11.49%) Python
4 134 (9.22%) JavaScript
5 100 (6.88%) C#
6 73 (5.02%) C
7 68 (4.68%) C++
8 45 (3.10%) Bash Shell
9 41 (2.82%) Scala
10 40 (2.75%) Go
11 38 (2.62%) PowerShell
12 36 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 22 (1.51%) MATLAB
14 21 (1.45%) R
15 20 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.76%) PHP
17 8 (0.55%) Java 8
17 8 (0.55%) Kotlin
17 8 (0.55%) Perl
17 8 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 329 (22.64%) Degree
2 58 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 27 (1.86%) PMP
6 19 (1.31%) TOGAF Certification
7 17 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.17%) ISEB
8 14 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (0.89%) SC Cleared
10 11 (0.76%) CISSP
10 11 (0.76%) PhD
11 9 (0.62%) CISM
11 9 (0.62%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.41%) CBAP
13 6 (0.41%) SANS
14 5 (0.34%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.47%) QA
2 35 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 30 (2.06%) SLA
4 18 (1.24%) PMO
5 17 (1.17%) GDPR
6 11 (0.76%) COBIT
7 5 (0.34%) ISO 20022
7 5 (0.34%) SEPA
7 5 (0.34%) TARGET2
8 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) NIST
10 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.069%) EMIR
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.069%) MiFID
10 1 (0.069%) WCAG
System Software
1 65 (4.47%) Docker
2 14 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.83%) Firmware
4 11 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.48%) vSphere
7 6 (0.41%) HDFS
8 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.14%) SRDF
9 2 (0.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.069%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 83 (5.71%) Ansible
2 58 (3.99%) Kubernetes
3 49 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (2.96%) Puppet
5 39 (2.68%) Hadoop YARN
6 32 (2.20%) Terraform
7 16 (1.10%) Ambari
8 8 (0.55%) Oozie
9 7 (0.48%) vCenter Server
10 5 (0.34%) CASB
11 4 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.21%) Control-M
13 2 (0.14%) Amdocs OSS
13 2 (0.14%) logstash
13 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.14%) Netcool
13 2 (0.14%) QRadar
13 2 (0.14%) TeMIP
13 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 189 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 95 (6.54%) Oracle
3 91 (6.26%) Google
4 68 (4.68%) Splunk
5 51 (3.51%) VMware
6 47 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 46 (3.17%) Hortonworks
8 45 (3.10%) ServiceNow
9 36 (2.48%) SAP
10 34 (2.34%) Tableau
11 29 (2.00%) Symantec
12 28 (1.93%) CyberArk
13 27 (1.86%) Informatica
14 24 (1.65%) Rackspace
15 23 (1.58%) Atlassian
16 20 (1.38%) Adobe
16 20 (1.38%) Cloudera
17 10 (0.69%) Teradata
18 8 (0.55%) hybris
18 8 (0.55%) Pega