The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 106 109 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 15 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.85% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.75% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Average salary £33,000 £53,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.31% +64.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1424 1325 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 76.28% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1069 1587
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Cheshire region.

Requirements Analysis Salary Trend in Cheshire

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Requirements Analysis Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £32,500 -
Macclesfield +15 2 £28,000 -1.75%
Wilmslow - 1 £33,500 -
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Analysis.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (26.09%) QA
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (21.74%) GIS
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Advertising

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Payments Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Professional Services Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
7 1 (4.35%) Java EE
7 1 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) COM
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) XSD
7 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
2 5 (21.74%) GIS
3 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Informatics
4 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) UML
7 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) BPR
8 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Sencha
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Google