The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 111 103 128
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 16 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.56% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Average salary £37,500 £53,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.90% +52.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
Requirements Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1623 1316 1645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.49% 82.04% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1060 1408
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Macclesfield +7 2 £37,500 -
Crewe -2 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £33,500 -
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (52.38%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (28.57%) Advertising
5 6 (28.57%) Validation
5 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (23.81%) GIS
6 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (19.05%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (23.81%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Sublime Text
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Payments Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Flex
5 2 (9.52%) WinForms
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) COM
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
3 5 (23.81%) GIS
4 1 (4.76%) Informatics
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Validation
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Sencha
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) IBM