The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 24 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 418 392 376
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -16
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 663 637 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 534 486 573
Average salary £46,750 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94579 85669 91251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.68% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76287 70054 77728
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Requirements Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Requirements Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -14 617 £47,000 +4.44% 65
London -29 220 £60,000 - 20
South East -15 160 £42,500 +6.25% 19
North West +35 73 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Yorkshire +6 55 £45,000 +47.54% 7
East of England -4 55 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Surrey +40 49 £44,000 -7.36% 7
South West -37 37 £42,500 +8.97% 7
City of London -44 37 £50,500 -22.30% 7
Hampshire +10 35 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Berkshire +5 35 £60,000 +41.17%
Manchester +18 31 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +23 24 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Cambridge +9 24 £40,000 -38.46% 1
West Yorkshire -32 24 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Reading - 22 £77,500 -
Hertfordshire -14 20 £49,500 -17.50% 2
Scotland -19 20 £45,000 +36.36% 2
North Yorkshire +6 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands +16 17 £33,750 -12.90%
Lancashire +14 17 £30,000 +3.44%
York +12 17 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bristol +6 16 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 15 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Cheshire +2 15 £33,000 -38.31% 1
East Sussex -33 15 £40,000 +4.57%
Brighton -35 14 £43,500 +11.53%
South Yorkshire -2 13 £47,000 +34.28%
Redhill -3 13 £47,500 - 1
Chorley - 13 £30,000 -

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 352 (24.82%) .NET
2 350 (24.68%) Degree
3 337 (23.77%) C#
4 336 (23.70%) Java
5 319 (22.50%) SQL
6 311 (21.93%) Finance
7 299 (21.09%) SQL Server
8 245 (17.28%) Business Analysis
9 239 (16.85%) Project Management
10 225 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 221 (15.59%) Agile Software Development
12 189 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 187 (13.19%) OO
14 176 (12.41%) UML
15 169 (11.92%) Oracle
15 169 (11.92%) MS Excel
16 166 (11.71%) Web Services
17 160 (11.28%) Computer Science
18 157 (11.07%) HTML
19 153 (10.79%) JavaScript
20 150 (10.58%) Windows
21 145 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
22 144 (10.16%) Data Modelling
23 139 (9.80%) XML
24 127 (8.96%) QA
25 126 (8.89%) ASP.NET
26 124 (8.74%) Scrum
27 120 (8.46%) C++
28 115 (8.11%) CSS
28 115 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 78 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 50 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 40 (2.82%) CMS
4 34 (2.40%) Apache
4 34 (2.40%) IIS
5 32 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (2.05%) SAS
7 20 (1.41%) Jetty
8 18 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
8 18 (1.27%) Confluence
9 17 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (1.06%) MS Exchange
11 14 (0.99%) Apache Pig
12 11 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
13 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.56%) Drupal
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 169 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 65 (4.58%) MS Office
3 54 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (1.20%) SPSS
7 13 (0.92%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.85%) MS Project
9 8 (0.56%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.28%) Simulink
12 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.071%) FastStats
13 1 (0.071%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 30 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.63%) SAP SD
5 8 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.49%) Temenos T24
6 7 (0.49%) FLEXCUBE
6 7 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.49%) SAP R/3
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.28%) Tridion
8 4 (0.28%) Magento
9 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.071%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.34%) SaaS
3 18 (1.27%) LucidChart
4 17 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.071%) Force.com
8 1 (0.071%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.30%) Internet
2 40 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 35 (2.47%) HTTP
4 27 (1.90%) Firewall
5 25 (1.76%) SMS
6 24 (1.69%) Network Security
7 23 (1.62%) SAN
8 19 (1.34%) SNMP
9 17 (1.20%) LDAP
10 14 (0.99%) WAN
10 14 (0.99%) DNS
11 13 (0.92%) LAN
12 12 (0.85%) NAS
13 10 (0.71%) IPsec
13 10 (0.71%) SSH
14 9 (0.63%) Wireless
14 9 (0.63%) DHCP
15 8 (0.56%) SSL
15 8 (0.56%) VoIP
15 8 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 85 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 53 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.46%) RDBMS
6 47 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (2.40%) MySQL
9 29 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.69%) Data Mining
11 23 (1.62%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.48%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.41%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.34%) DataStage
14 19 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.27%) QlikView
16 17 (1.20%) NoSQL
16 17 (1.20%) OLAP
17 15 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (3.10%) JIRA
1 44 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.96%) Subversion
3 28 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 20 (1.41%) Axure RP
5 17 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
5 17 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
6 16 (1.13%) Git (software)
7 14 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 14 (0.99%) JUnit
8 12 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (0.78%) Maven
10 9 (0.63%) Selenium
11 8 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.42%) NUnit
12 6 (0.42%) MSTest
13 5 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (0.35%) Robotium
13 5 (0.35%) Calabash
General
1 311 (21.93%) Finance
2 114 (8.04%) Banking
3 97 (6.84%) Retail
4 82 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 72 (5.08%) Marketing
6 50 (3.53%) Military
7 39 (2.75%) Front Office
7 39 (2.75%) Electronics
8 38 (2.68%) Retail Banking
9 37 (2.61%) Investment Banking
10 32 (2.26%) Publishing
11 30 (2.12%) Back Office
12 28 (1.97%) Advertising
13 25 (1.76%) Games
14 23 (1.62%) Billing
15 22 (1.55%) Legal
16 21 (1.48%) Automotive
16 21 (1.48%) Law
17 20 (1.41%) Manufacturing
18 17 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 496 (34.98%) Analyst
2 427 (30.11%) Business Analyst
3 322 (22.71%) Developer
4 161 (11.35%) Architect
5 108 (7.62%) Software Engineer
6 102 (7.19%) Consultant
7 80 (5.64%) .NET Developer
8 77 (5.43%) Software Developer
9 70 (4.94%) Project Manager
10 69 (4.87%) C# Developer
11 63 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
12 62 (4.37%) Java Developer
13 54 (3.81%) Technical Architect
14 48 (3.39%) Business Manager
15 45 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
16 43 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
17 41 (2.89%) Tester
17 41 (2.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 40 (2.82%) Senior Developer
19 37 (2.61%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (24.82%) .NET
2 166 (11.71%) Web Services
3 157 (11.07%) HTML
4 139 (9.80%) XML
5 126 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 115 (8.11%) CSS
7 111 (7.83%) WCF
8 78 (5.50%) Spring
9 70 (4.94%) jQuery
10 64 (4.51%) .NET Framework
11 51 (3.60%) XSLT
12 49 (3.46%) Hibernate
13 47 (3.31%) HTML5
13 47 (3.31%) J2EE
14 42 (2.96%) SOAP
15 39 (2.75%) WPF
16 29 (2.05%) Servlets
17 27 (1.90%) Middleware
18 25 (1.76%) Struts
18 25 (1.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 71 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (4.16%) Management Information System
4 57 (4.02%) Digital Media
5 55 (3.88%) Open Source
6 48 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 42 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 34 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 33 (2.33%) Cryptography
9 33 (2.33%) Derivative
10 26 (1.83%) IVR
11 25 (1.76%) Human Factors
11 25 (1.76%) APACS
12 24 (1.69%) Social Media
12 24 (1.69%) SWIFT
13 22 (1.55%) Statistics
13 22 (1.55%) Web 2.0
14 21 (1.48%) Physics
14 21 (1.48%) Clustering
14 21 (1.48%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 150 (10.58%) Windows
2 107 (7.55%) Linux
3 50 (3.53%) UNIX
4 27 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (1.27%) Solaris
6 17 (1.20%) Android
7 15 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.63%) Debian
10 9 (0.63%) AIX
10 9 (0.63%) SVR4
11 8 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.49%) HPUX
12 7 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.35%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.35%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (17.28%) Business Analysis
2 239 (16.85%) Project Management
3 221 (15.59%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 187 (13.19%) OO
6 176 (12.41%) UML
7 145 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 144 (10.16%) Data Modelling
9 124 (8.74%) Scrum
10 115 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 110 (7.76%) CRM
12 101 (7.12%) OOD
13 99 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
14 89 (6.28%) Use Case
15 85 (5.99%) Workflow
16 83 (5.85%) PRINCE2
17 82 (5.78%) E-Commerce
18 78 (5.50%) ETL
19 72 (5.08%) Web Development
20 70 (4.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 337 (23.77%) C#
2 336 (23.70%) Java
3 319 (22.50%) SQL
4 153 (10.79%) JavaScript
5 120 (8.46%) C++
6 91 (6.42%) Python
7 85 (5.99%) VB.NET
8 78 (5.50%) C
9 58 (4.09%) Perl
10 54 (3.81%) VB
11 44 (3.10%) T-SQL
12 42 (2.96%) PHP
13 33 (2.33%) Ruby
13 33 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 28 (1.97%) VB6
15 23 (1.62%) VBA
16 19 (1.34%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.06%) Shell Script
18 14 (0.99%) R
18 14 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 350 (24.68%) Degree
2 70 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.54%) ISEB
4 28 (1.97%) ISTQB
5 27 (1.90%) CCA
6 26 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 16 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (0.99%) MCSE
10 7 (0.49%) Chartered Engineer
11 6 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.35%) CISMP
12 5 (0.35%) CEH
12 5 (0.35%) CISSP
13 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.28%) PhD
14 3 (0.21%) CBAP
14 3 (0.21%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (8.96%) QA
2 26 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.76%) ISO 8583
3 25 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (1.34%) SLA
5 13 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.71%) WAI
7 6 (0.42%) EMIR
7 6 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.42%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.14%) WCAG
8 2 (0.14%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.14%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.071%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.071%) COBIT
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.071%) Basel II
System Software
1 21 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.99%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.71%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.42%) XenApp
6 5 (0.35%) XenServer
6 5 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (0.35%) UAG
6 5 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.21%) HDFS
7 3 (0.21%) GPFS
8 1 (0.071%) Varnish
8 1 (0.071%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.071%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.63%) Nagios
3 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.071%) Plesk
4 1 (0.071%) MOM
4 1 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.071%) logstash
4 1 (0.071%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.071%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.071%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.071%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 225 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 169 (11.92%) Oracle
3 58 (4.09%) SAP
4 35 (2.47%) VMware
5 29 (2.05%) Cognos
6 28 (1.97%) IBM
7 23 (1.62%) Citrix
8 19 (1.34%) Cisco
9 18 (1.27%) JBoss
9 18 (1.27%) Teradata
10 17 (1.20%) Business Objects
10 17 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.13%) HP
12 15 (1.06%) Adobe
13 14 (0.99%) Sun
14 13 (0.92%) Ab Initio
15 9 (0.63%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.63%) Hitachi
16 8 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
16 8 (0.56%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
JM
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k-£55k (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k - £55k (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago