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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 204 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 49 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.57% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 36
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £53,500 £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
6099 5468 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.77% 79.33% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4931 4639 5018
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 17 September 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 17 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
Manchester +9 24 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cheshire -5 16 £37,500 -29.90% 1
Merseyside +5 6 £50,000 +53.84%
Lancashire -4 3 £41,000 +38.98%
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (75.73%) .NET
2 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
3 61 (59.22%) C#
4 48 (46.60%) Project Management
5 38 (36.89%) Windows
6 36 (34.95%) VB.NET
7 35 (33.98%) Software Engineering
8 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET
9 29 (28.16%) Java
10 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
11 26 (25.24%) SQL
12 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.39%) WCF
13 20 (19.42%) Release Management
14 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
15 18 (17.48%) HTML
15 18 (17.48%) Tandem
15 18 (17.48%) WPF
15 18 (17.48%) Software Architecture
16 16 (15.53%) Degree
16 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
17 14 (13.59%) VB
18 12 (11.65%) CSS
19 11 (10.68%) XML
19 11 (10.68%) OOD
20 10 (9.71%) Web Services
20 10 (9.71%) VB6
20 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
21 9 (8.74%) Oracle
21 9 (8.74%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (5.83%) Apache
1 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.85%) SAS
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle Spatial
2 5 (4.85%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) SPSS
3 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) FTP
1 1 (0.97%) SAN
1 1 (0.97%) SSH
1 1 (0.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.85%) HBase
4 5 (4.85%) Big Data
4 5 (4.85%) Sqoop
4 5 (4.85%) Triplestore
4 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) MySQL
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (5.83%) Subversion
2 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.97%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) Sublime Text
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Advertising
2 6 (5.83%) Billing
3 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (55.34%) Developer
2 42 (40.78%) .NET Developer
3 38 (36.89%) Software Developer
4 28 (27.18%) .NET Software Developer
5 25 (24.27%) Architect
6 24 (23.30%) C# Developer
6 24 (23.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (23.30%) C# Software Developer
6 24 (23.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (13.59%) Technical Architect
8 13 (12.62%) Analyst
9 12 (11.65%) Business Analyst
10 11 (10.68%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (10.68%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (5.83%) VB Developer
11 6 (5.83%) VB6 Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.73%) .NET
2 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET
3 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
4 21 (20.39%) WCF
5 18 (17.48%) WPF
5 18 (17.48%) HTML
6 12 (11.65%) CSS
7 11 (10.68%) XML
8 10 (9.71%) Web Services
9 7 (6.80%) SOAP
9 7 (6.80%) jQuery
9 7 (6.80%) HTML5
10 6 (5.83%) Java EE
11 5 (4.85%) Spring
11 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.88%) XSL
12 4 (3.88%) NHibernate
12 4 (3.88%) LINQ
12 4 (3.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (1.94%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Tandem
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.85%) GIS
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) AS400
4 5 (4.85%) iSeries
4 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.85%) Open Source
5 3 (2.91%) Statistics
6 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) UNIX
3 2 (1.94%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Project Management
2 35 (33.98%) Software Engineering
3 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.42%) Release Management
5 18 (17.48%) Software Architecture
6 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
7 11 (10.68%) OOD
8 9 (8.74%) Web Development
9 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.77%) Asset Management
9 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.77%) OOP
10 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
10 7 (6.80%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.83%) System Testing
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
11 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.83%) Validation
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) C#
2 36 (34.95%) VB.NET
3 29 (28.16%) Java
4 26 (25.24%) SQL
5 14 (13.59%) VB
6 10 (9.71%) VB6
7 7 (6.80%) Python
7 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.85%) RPG
9 5 (4.85%) Perl
9 5 (4.85%) PHP
9 5 (4.85%) R
10 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) AWK
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
11 1 (0.97%) Korn
11 1 (0.97%) XPath
11 1 (0.97%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) MCSD
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 5 (4.85%) Hitachi
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.97%) Symantec
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Sencha
4 1 (0.97%) JBoss
4 1 (0.97%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) HP
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