Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 357 342
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 1,380 1,607 1,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1,200 1,339
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +1.90%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.60%

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 146,609 163,998 168,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.57% 91.87% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 116,220 130,199 139,977
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -3 1,284 £55,000 - 192
UK excluding London -5 753 £50,000 +5.26% 140
London +8 601 £65,000 +4.00% 68
South East -11 226 £55,000 +15.79% 42
North of England -42 176 £46,192 -7.62% 31
North West -53 118 £50,000 - 15
Midlands +33 114 £44,000 -12.00% 22
East of England +46 101 £56,500 +25.56% 13
West Midlands +42 78 £44,000 -12.00% 16
South West -4 60 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Scotland -3 49 £49,480 +17.81% 10
Yorkshire +15 46 £45,000 -18.18% 14
East Midlands -1 34 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Wales +23 29 £34,250 -14.38% 5
North East - 12 £28,500 - 2
Northern Ireland -12 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 660 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (31.30%) Finance
3 362 (26.23%) Business Analysis
4 339 (24.57%) User Stories
5 297 (21.52%) UML
6 270 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
7 243 (17.61%) Degree
8 237 (17.17%) Scrum
9 227 (16.45%) SQL
10 217 (15.72%) Java
11 212 (15.36%) Microsoft
12 209 (15.14%) Waterfall
13 193 (13.99%) Project Management
14 190 (13.77%) Data Modelling
15 180 (13.04%) Python
16 176 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
17 171 (12.39%) JavaScript
18 169 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 159 (11.52%) SDLC
20 158 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
21 157 (11.38%) Analytics
22 152 (11.01%) Migration
23 150 (10.87%) Web Services
24 145 (10.51%) Business Process Modelling
25 136 (9.86%) HTML
25 136 (9.86%) Change Management
26 132 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
27 130 (9.42%) C#
28 128 (9.28%) Retail
29 126 (9.13%) Linux

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 69 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 35 (2.54%) Apache
3 30 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.52%) Confluence
6 19 (1.38%) Skype for Business
7 13 (0.94%) Apache Solr
8 12 (0.87%) Hyperledger
9 9 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.58%) CMS
11 7 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (0.43%) Ethereum
12 6 (0.43%) SAS
13 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.29%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 84 (6.09%) MS Visio
2 75 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
3 64 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 38 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.72%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.22%) UserZoom
9 2 (0.14%) InVision
9 2 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (0.72%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.43%) SAP GRC
5 6 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 4 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.29%) Lawson
7 4 (0.29%) Magento
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.22%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.072%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.072%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 132 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.70%) SaaS
4 49 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 45 (3.26%) PaaS
6 38 (2.75%) Office 365
7 35 (2.54%) IaaS
8 32 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (1.96%) GitHub
10 19 (1.38%) Mimecast
10 19 (1.38%) Serverless
11 13 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 8 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.58%) Dialogflow
14 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.36%) iPaaS
16 4 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.20%) HTTP
2 48 (3.48%) Firewall
3 44 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 31 (2.25%) Network Security
5 23 (1.67%) DNS
6 20 (1.45%) Skype
7 14 (1.01%) DKIM
7 14 (1.01%) DMARC
8 13 (0.94%) VPN
9 12 (0.87%) SMTP
9 12 (0.87%) SSL
10 11 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (0.72%) MPLS
12 7 (0.51%) WPA
13 6 (0.43%) DHCP
13 6 (0.43%) Internet
13 6 (0.43%) LAN
13 6 (0.43%) WAN
14 5 (0.36%) Broadband
14 5 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.26%) Big Data
2 90 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 81 (5.87%) Hadoop
4 79 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 54 (3.91%) SQL Server
7 46 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 37 (2.68%) Power BI
9 35 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (2.54%) MongoDB
10 33 (2.39%) HBase
11 31 (2.25%) Blockchain
11 31 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (1.59%) Impala
13 20 (1.45%) CouchDB
13 20 (1.45%) Data Lake
14 18 (1.30%) MySQL
15 17 (1.23%) Sqoop
16 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (5.14%) JIRA
2 47 (3.41%) MSTest
2 47 (3.41%) NUnit
3 44 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.39%) Selenium
5 26 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (1.45%) Maven
8 18 (1.30%) Subversion
9 14 (1.01%) Gradle
10 12 (0.87%) Eclipse
10 12 (0.87%) IntelliJ
11 11 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (0.80%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.72%) Axure RP
12 10 (0.72%) CF BOSH
12 10 (0.72%) Visual Studio
13 9 (0.65%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.65%) ERwin
13 9 (0.65%) HP UFT
General
1 432 (31.30%) Finance
2 128 (9.28%) Retail
3 111 (8.04%) Banking
4 106 (7.68%) Telecoms
5 63 (4.57%) Advertising
6 62 (4.49%) Marketing
7 56 (4.06%) Manufacturing
8 41 (2.97%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.46%) Legal
10 32 (2.32%) Law
11 31 (2.25%) Front Office
12 24 (1.74%) Electronics
13 19 (1.38%) Local Government
14 17 (1.23%) Games
15 15 (1.09%) Billing
16 14 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
16 14 (1.01%) Financial Institution
16 14 (1.01%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 540 (39.13%) Analyst
2 431 (31.23%) Business Analyst
3 181 (13.12%) Architect
4 163 (11.81%) Developer
5 118 (8.55%) Senior Analyst
6 98 (7.10%) Senior Business Analyst
7 75 (5.43%) Consultant
8 71 (5.14%) Security Engineer
9 70 (5.07%) Lead Business Analyst
10 67 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
11 52 (3.77%) Software Engineer
12 48 (3.48%) Data Engineer
13 46 (3.33%) Senior Developer
14 43 (3.12%) Java Developer
15 37 (2.68%) Cloud Architect
16 35 (2.54%) Software Developer
17 34 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
18 33 (2.39%) .NET Software Engineer
18 33 (2.39%) C# Software Engineer
19 31 (2.25%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (10.87%) Web Services
2 136 (9.86%) HTML
3 121 (8.77%) CSS
4 104 (7.54%) .NET
5 95 (6.88%) XML
6 89 (6.45%) RESTful
7 78 (5.65%) AngularJS
8 68 (4.93%) Spring
9 62 (4.49%) ASP.NET
10 59 (4.28%) SOAP
11 57 (4.13%) WCF
12 56 (4.06%) Kafka
12 56 (4.06%) WPF
13 55 (3.99%) Node.js
14 54 (3.91%) jQuery
15 48 (3.48%) LINQ
16 47 (3.41%) Silverlight
16 47 (3.41%) WF
16 47 (3.41%) XSLT
17 41 (2.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 270 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.80%) User Experience
4 54 (3.91%) FMCG
5 53 (3.84%) Algorithms
6 48 (3.48%) Security Operations Centre
7 44 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
8 39 (2.83%) Mobile App
9 36 (2.61%) Data Structures
10 29 (2.10%) Fintech
11 23 (1.67%) Cyberattack
12 22 (1.59%) Data Centre
13 19 (1.38%) PKI
14 18 (1.30%) PMI
15 16 (1.16%) Blog
16 15 (1.09%) Bitcoin
17 14 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
17 14 (1.01%) e-Learning
17 14 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 126 (9.13%) Linux
2 115 (8.33%) Windows
3 90 (6.52%) Unix
4 30 (2.17%) Android
5 29 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.52%) Windows 10
7 20 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.30%) CentOS
9 8 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.22%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.22%) Solaris
13 2 (0.14%) MVS
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (26.23%) Business Analysis
3 339 (24.57%) User Stories
4 297 (21.52%) UML
5 237 (17.17%) Scrum
6 209 (15.14%) Waterfall
7 193 (13.99%) Project Management
8 190 (13.77%) Data Modelling
9 176 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 169 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 159 (11.52%) SDLC
12 158 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
13 157 (11.38%) Analytics
14 152 (11.01%) Migration
15 145 (10.51%) Business Process Modelling
16 136 (9.86%) Change Management
17 122 (8.84%) Cybersecurity
18 121 (8.77%) OO
19 116 (8.41%) Data Analysis
20 113 (8.19%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 227 (16.45%) SQL
2 217 (15.72%) Java
3 180 (13.04%) Python
4 171 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 130 (9.42%) C#
6 74 (5.36%) C++
7 62 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 53 (3.84%) Scala
9 52 (3.77%) C
10 47 (3.41%) PL/SQL
11 43 (3.12%) Go
12 32 (2.32%) R
13 19 (1.38%) Ruby
14 18 (1.30%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.87%) Perl
16 11 (0.80%) Java 8
17 10 (0.72%) Kotlin
18 8 (0.58%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.58%) Groovy
19 7 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 243 (17.61%) Degree
2 87 (6.30%) ISEB
3 71 (5.14%) Security Cleared
4 59 (4.28%) CISSP
5 49 (3.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 47 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 39 (2.83%) PMI Certification
8 38 (2.75%) SSCP
9 34 (2.46%) CISM
9 34 (2.46%) SANS
10 33 (2.39%) GIAC
11 27 (1.96%) DV Cleared
12 26 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (1.81%) CISA
14 22 (1.59%) CSSLP
14 22 (1.59%) MCSA
15 21 (1.52%) PMP
16 20 (1.45%) CEH
17 18 (1.30%) CBAP
18 17 (1.23%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.03%) QA
2 37 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.81%) GDPR
4 19 (1.38%) PMO
5 15 (1.09%) SLA
6 13 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.94%) SEPA
7 11 (0.80%) ISO 20022
8 10 (0.72%) TARGET2
9 7 (0.51%) COBIT
9 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.29%) Basel III
12 3 (0.22%) GPG13
13 2 (0.14%) PSD2
13 2 (0.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
14 1 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.072%) EMIR
14 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 29 (2.10%) Docker
1 29 (2.10%) HDFS
2 23 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.09%) Apache Flume
4 9 (0.65%) Snort
5 7 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.43%) Firmware
7 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.29%) Ceph
8 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) Xen
11 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.072%) NDS
11 1 (0.072%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 27 (1.96%) CASB
2 23 (1.67%) Ansible
3 22 (1.59%) Oozie
3 22 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.87%) QRadar
6 11 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.58%) CSIRT
8 8 (0.58%) Puppet
9 7 (0.51%) Nessus
10 6 (0.43%) Kibana
11 5 (0.36%) HP ALM
11 5 (0.36%) SCCM
12 4 (0.29%) Consul
12 4 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.22%) logstash
13 3 (0.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.22%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 212 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 66 (4.78%) Google
3 64 (4.64%) Oracle
4 45 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
4 45 (3.26%) SAP
5 33 (2.39%) Cloudera
5 33 (2.39%) Symantec
6 25 (1.81%) Sophos
7 23 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 23 (1.67%) Tableau
8 21 (1.52%) VMware
9 20 (1.45%) Forcepoint
10 18 (1.30%) Rackspace
11 15 (1.09%) Hortonworks
12 14 (1.01%) Calypso
12 14 (1.01%) Cognizant
13 13 (0.94%) Blue Coat
13 13 (0.94%) hybris
13 13 (0.94%) MapR
14 11 (0.80%) Splunk