The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 29 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 44 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.81% 0.62% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 0.84% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,379
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -0.96%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
382 359 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.93% 73.87% 71.89%
Number of salaries quoted 296 324 313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 Lancashire

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Requirements Analysis Salary Trend in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Chorley - 13 £30,000 -
Preston - 10 £30,000 -
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (95.24%) Release Management
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) VB
5 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Billing
5 8 (38.10%) VB6
6 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 7 (33.33%) OOD
7 5 (23.81%) AS400
7 5 (23.81%) CRM
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) RPG
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (23.81%) System Testing
7 5 (23.81%) iSeries
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Java EE
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) DTS
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) DTS
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (38.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) VB Developer
4 5 (23.81%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) Java EE
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) XHTML
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
1 5 (23.81%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Release Management
2 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) OOD
3 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (23.81%) CRM
4 5 (23.81%) System Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
2 8 (38.10%) VB6
2 8 (38.10%) VB
3 5 (23.81%) RPG
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft