Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Use Cases
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 244 282
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38 -49
Permanent jobs citing Use Case 82 93 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.82% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.92% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 36
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% +3.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,250 £61,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8975 10081 9567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.89% 89.13% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7261 7878 7887
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Coventry +20 28 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Warwickshire -2 17 £37,500 +33.93%
Birmingham -5 16 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Staffordshire +8 9 £65,000 +59.51%
Use Case
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (51.22%) Business Analysis
3 33 (40.24%) User Stories
4 31 (37.80%) Finance
5 20 (24.39%) Degree
5 20 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (21.95%) Workflow
7 17 (20.73%) Retail
8 13 (15.85%) DevOps
9 12 (14.63%) SDLC
9 12 (14.63%) Wireframes
9 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.41%) Scrum
11 10 (12.20%) ISEB
12 9 (10.98%) Acceptance Criteria
12 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
13 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
13 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
13 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
14 7 (8.54%) BPMN
14 7 (8.54%) SQL
14 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
14 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
14 7 (8.54%) Banking
14 7 (8.54%) Virtual Team
14 7 (8.54%) Functional Testing
14 7 (8.54%) Analytics
14 7 (8.54%) Mobile App

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 4 (4.88%) Amazon Alexa
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) IaaS
2 3 (3.66%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.88%) DB2
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) OLTP
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) CANoe
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
5 1 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Analyst
2 49 (59.76%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Finance Business Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) DevOps Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Automation Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Business IT Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Graduate
9 3 (3.66%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Web Services
2 4 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
1 7 (8.54%) User Experience
1 7 (8.54%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) SCADA
3 5 (6.10%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (6.10%) Taxonomies
4 4 (4.88%) Robotics
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.66%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.66%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.44%) BYOD
7 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.22%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.22%) iPad
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
2 5 (6.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (51.22%) Business Analysis
3 33 (40.24%) User Stories
4 20 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (21.95%) Workflow
6 13 (15.85%) DevOps
7 12 (14.63%) SDLC
7 12 (14.63%) Wireframes
8 11 (13.41%) Scrum
9 9 (10.98%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (8.54%) Analytics
11 7 (8.54%) BPMN
11 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.54%) Functional Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.54%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.10%) Python
3 5 (6.10%) Ruby
3 5 (6.10%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Degree
2 10 (12.20%) ISEB
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Ansible
1 5 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
2 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) HP
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Google
4 1 (1.22%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow