The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 191 212 209
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 65 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.51% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 61 27 35
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £56,055 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
Requirements Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6084 5443 5726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.66% 77.49% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4828 4601 4991
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,419
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Requirements Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Manchester +7 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Cheshire -4 16 £35,500 -33.64% 1
Lancashire +9 13 £31,500 +8.62%
Merseyside +14 10 £50,000 +53.84%
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 78 (72.90%) .NET
2 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
3 60 (56.07%) C#
4 48 (44.86%) Project Management
5 38 (35.51%) Windows
6 37 (34.58%) VB.NET
7 36 (33.64%) ASP.NET
8 34 (31.78%) Software Engineering
9 30 (28.04%) Java
10 27 (25.23%) SQL
11 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
12 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
12 22 (20.56%) WCF
13 21 (19.63%) Release Management
14 19 (17.76%) Degree
15 18 (16.82%) Tandem
15 18 (16.82%) WPF
15 18 (16.82%) Unit Testing
15 18 (16.82%) Software Architecture
16 14 (13.08%) HTML
16 14 (13.08%) VB
16 14 (13.08%) Web Services
17 13 (12.15%) XML
18 11 (10.28%) OOD
18 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
19 10 (9.35%) VB6
19 10 (9.35%) jQuery
20 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
20 9 (8.41%) Oracle
20 9 (8.41%) SOAP

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (6.54%) Apache
2 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.61%) SAS
2 6 (5.61%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (1.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) SPSS
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) FTP
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) SSH
1 1 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.54%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.61%) HBase
4 6 (5.61%) Big Data
4 6 (5.61%) Sqoop
4 6 (5.61%) Triplestore
4 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.61%) Apache Hive
4 6 (5.61%) Data Mining
4 6 (5.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.74%) MySQL
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.80%) DTS
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Subversion
2 6 (5.61%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.93%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Sublime Text
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
1 8 (7.48%) Billing
2 5 (4.67%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Games
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Developer
2 40 (37.38%) Software Developer
3 38 (35.51%) .NET Developer
4 27 (25.23%) .NET Software Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# Software Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# Developer
5 26 (24.30%) Architect
6 14 (13.08%) Analyst
6 14 (13.08%) Technical Architect
7 13 (12.15%) Business Analyst
8 11 (10.28%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (9.35%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (5.61%) VB Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Data Architect
10 6 (5.61%) VB6 Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (4.67%) Payments Business Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (72.90%) .NET
2 36 (33.64%) ASP.NET
3 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
4 22 (20.56%) WCF
5 18 (16.82%) WPF
6 14 (13.08%) HTML
6 14 (13.08%) Web Services
7 13 (12.15%) XML
8 10 (9.35%) jQuery
9 9 (8.41%) SOAP
10 8 (7.48%) CSS
11 7 (6.54%) HTML5
12 5 (4.67%) Java EE
13 4 (3.74%) LINQ
13 4 (3.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (3.74%) Classic ASP
13 4 (3.74%) XSL
13 4 (3.74%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.74%) Spring
13 4 (3.74%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Tandem
2 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) iSeries
2 6 (5.61%) Open Source
3 5 (4.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.67%) AS400
3 5 (4.67%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.67%) GIS
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) Statistics
5 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.87%) Informatics
6 2 (1.87%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) UNIX
3 2 (1.87%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Project Management
2 34 (31.78%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.63%) Release Management
4 18 (16.82%) Unit Testing
4 18 (16.82%) Software Architecture
5 11 (10.28%) OOD
6 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.48%) Business Analysis
6 8 (7.48%) System Testing
7 7 (6.54%) Integration Testing
7 7 (6.54%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
7 7 (6.54%) OOP
7 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.61%) ETL
8 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.61%) CRM
8 6 (5.61%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.61%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.07%) C#
2 37 (34.58%) VB.NET
3 30 (28.04%) Java
4 27 (25.23%) SQL
5 14 (13.08%) VB
6 10 (9.35%) VB6
7 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.48%) Python
9 6 (5.61%) R
9 6 (5.61%) Perl
9 6 (5.61%) PHP
9 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.61%) RPG
10 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) AWK
11 1 (0.93%) Korn
11 1 (0.93%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) ISEB
2 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.93%) MCSD
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) Hitachi
4 3 (2.80%) Sencha
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Symantec
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) HP
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