The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 169 212 198
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -14
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 73 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.61% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 52
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,889 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5625 5698 5693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.83% 77.86% 76.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 4855 5018
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Requirements Analysis
England

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 22 July 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 22 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
Manchester +21 31 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Lancashire +14 17 £30,000 +3.44%
Cheshire +10 15 £33,000 -38.31%
Merseyside +8 10 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 80 (68.38%) .NET
2 71 (60.68%) SQL Server
3 62 (52.99%) C#
4 51 (43.59%) Project Management
5 42 (35.90%) Windows
6 38 (32.48%) VB.NET
6 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
7 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
8 31 (26.50%) SQL
9 30 (25.64%) Java
10 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
11 23 (19.66%) .NET Framework
12 22 (18.80%) WCF
13 21 (17.95%) Degree
13 21 (17.95%) Release Management
14 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 17 (14.53%) HTML
16 16 (13.68%) Web Services
16 16 (13.68%) Software Architecture
16 16 (13.68%) WPF
16 16 (13.68%) Tandem
17 14 (11.97%) VB
18 13 (11.11%) XML
18 13 (11.11%) OOD
19 11 (9.40%) Oracle
19 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
19 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
20 10 (8.55%) CSS
20 10 (8.55%) SOAP
20 10 (8.55%) VB6

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (5.98%) Apache
1 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.13%) SAS
2 6 (5.13%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) SPSS
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) SAN
1 2 (1.71%) NAS
2 1 (0.85%) SSH
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (60.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.13%) Data Mining
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.13%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.13%) HBase
5 6 (5.13%) Big Data
5 6 (5.13%) Sqoop
5 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.13%) Triplestore
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.42%) MySQL
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Subversion
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.71%) Ant
5 2 (1.71%) Maven
5 2 (1.71%) Hudson
6 1 (0.85%) Aptana Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.85%) JIRA
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.85%) JMeter
6 1 (0.85%) Sublime Text
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
1 8 (6.84%) Billing
2 4 (3.42%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Local Government
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) Developer
2 42 (35.90%) Software Developer
3 40 (34.19%) .NET Developer
4 29 (24.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 28 (23.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (23.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (23.93%) C# Software Developer
5 28 (23.93%) C# Developer
6 24 (20.51%) Architect
7 17 (14.53%) Analyst
8 15 (12.82%) Business Analyst
9 12 (10.26%) Technical Architect
10 11 (9.40%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Data Architect
12 6 (5.13%) VB Developer
12 6 (5.13%) VB6 Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Big Data Architect
13 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (68.38%) .NET
2 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
3 23 (19.66%) .NET Framework
4 22 (18.80%) WCF
5 17 (14.53%) HTML
6 16 (13.68%) Web Services
6 16 (13.68%) WPF
7 13 (11.11%) XML
8 10 (8.55%) CSS
8 10 (8.55%) SOAP
8 10 (8.55%) jQuery
9 7 (5.98%) HTML5
9 7 (5.98%) Java EE
10 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.13%) Spring
10 6 (5.13%) MapReduce
11 4 (3.42%) XSL
11 4 (3.42%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.42%) NHibernate
11 4 (3.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Tandem
2 8 (6.84%) Open Source
3 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.13%) Statistics
4 6 (5.13%) iSeries
5 5 (4.27%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.27%) GIS
5 5 (4.27%) AS400
6 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.71%) NHS
8 2 (1.71%) Informatics
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Project Management
2 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
3 21 (17.95%) Release Management
4 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 16 (13.68%) Software Architecture
6 13 (11.11%) OOD
7 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.69%) System Testing
8 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.84%) Data Modelling
9 8 (6.84%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (6.84%) Web Development
9 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
10 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.98%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.98%) OOP
10 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.13%) MVC
11 6 (5.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.99%) C#
2 38 (32.48%) VB.NET
3 31 (26.50%) SQL
4 30 (25.64%) Java
5 14 (11.97%) VB
6 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.55%) VB6
8 8 (6.84%) Python
9 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.13%) Perl
10 6 (5.13%) PHP
10 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.13%) RPG
10 6 (5.13%) R
11 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.85%) RPG/400
12 1 (0.85%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.85%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.85%) XPath
12 1 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) ISEB
3 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) MCSD
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 6 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Hitachi
4 3 (2.56%) Sencha
5 2 (1.71%) VMware
5 2 (1.71%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.71%) WSO2
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.85%) Symantec
6 1 (0.85%) HP
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