The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 196 206
Rank change year-on-year +23 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 56 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.09% 0.80% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.90% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 10
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £55,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4546 5539 5007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.31% 88.74% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4307 4140
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Use Case
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Use Case in the West Midlands

Use Case
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Use Case in the West Midlands

Use Case
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry +22 30 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Birmingham -14 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Warwickshire +17 11 £47,500 -15.55% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,500 -
Use Case
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) Business Analysis
3 27 (36.99%) User Stories
4 24 (32.88%) Finance
5 20 (27.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (27.40%) Waterfall
6 18 (24.66%) Retail
7 15 (20.55%) Degree
7 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
7 15 (20.55%) UML
8 14 (19.18%) Banking
8 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (17.81%) Wireframes
10 12 (16.44%) Scrum
11 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.07%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (15.07%) SDLC
12 10 (13.70%) User Experience
12 10 (13.70%) SQL
12 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
13 9 (12.33%) RUP
14 8 (10.96%) ITIL
14 8 (10.96%) Content Management
14 8 (10.96%) Kanban
14 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
14 8 (10.96%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (10.96%) Presales
14 8 (10.96%) ServiceNow
15 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.22%) XML

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (2.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (4.11%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.22%) IaaS
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.11%) DB2
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.74%) OLTP
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) CANoe
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.74%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.37%) JUnit
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Retail
3 14 (19.18%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (79.45%) Analyst
2 49 (67.12%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Finance Business Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Financial Business Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Retail Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Requirements Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Electrical Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Graduate
8 2 (2.74%) Graduate Test Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) XML
2 5 (6.85%) CSS
2 5 (6.85%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) .NET
3 4 (5.48%) jQuery
4 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) HTML5
5 1 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.70%) User Experience
4 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.22%) Cloud Native
5 6 (8.22%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.74%) BYOD
6 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Infotainment
6 2 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) iPad
7 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) Business Analysis
3 27 (36.99%) User Stories
4 20 (27.40%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (27.40%) Waterfall
5 15 (20.55%) UML
6 13 (17.81%) Wireframes
7 12 (16.44%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.07%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (15.07%) SDLC
9 9 (12.33%) RUP
10 8 (10.96%) Content Management
10 8 (10.96%) ITIL
10 8 (10.96%) Kanban
10 8 (10.96%) Presales
10 8 (10.96%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.22%) Project Management
12 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.11%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) ServiceNow
2 3 (4.11%) OpenText
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) Pega
3 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.74%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago