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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 423 395 363
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -32
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 661 629 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 527 472 571
Average salary £47,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94009 85540 91016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.78% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75646 69804 77415
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +0.54%
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 31 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 31 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 -23 615 £47,500 +11.76% 56
London -31 218 £62,500 +4.16% 17
South East -15 158 £43,250 +6.78% 16
North West +41 75 £37,500 -21.05% 3
East of England +4 55 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Yorkshire 0 51 £45,000 +47.54% 7
Surrey +22 45 £42,500 -10.52% 5
South West -23 39 £42,500 +8.97% 6
Berkshire -8 37 £60,000 +41.17% 1
City of London -46 37 £50,500 -15.83% 4
Hampshire +5 36 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Manchester +16 32 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +21 24 £37,000 -43.07%
Cambridge +20 24 £37,000 -43.07%
West Yorkshire -30 23 £45,000 +51.26% 4
Reading - 23 £77,500 -
Hertfordshire -5 20 £51,000 -15.00% 2
Bristol +10 19 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Scotland -1 19 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Lancashire +16 18 £30,000 +3.44%
West Midlands -4 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 15 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Cheshire -11 15 £33,500 -37.38% 1
North Yorkshire -1 14 £40,000 +23.07% 2
South Yorkshire -6 14 £47,000 +34.28% 1
East Sussex -41 14 £43,500 +11.53%
York +7 13 £40,000 +23.07%
Redhill -6 13 £47,500 - 1
Brighton -38 13 £47,000 +20.51%
Chorley - 13 £30,000 -

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 354 (25.23%) .NET
2 345 (24.59%) Degree
3 338 (24.09%) C#
4 337 (24.02%) Java
5 313 (22.31%) SQL
6 308 (21.95%) Finance
7 295 (21.03%) SQL Server
8 246 (17.53%) Business Analysis
9 230 (16.39%) Project Management
10 220 (15.68%) Microsoft
11 211 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
12 186 (13.26%) OO
13 183 (13.04%) Software Engineering
14 175 (12.47%) UML
15 168 (11.97%) MS Excel
16 166 (11.83%) Web Services
16 166 (11.83%) Oracle
17 156 (11.12%) HTML
18 153 (10.91%) Computer Science
19 150 (10.69%) JavaScript
20 149 (10.62%) Data Modelling
21 145 (10.33%) Windows
22 144 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
23 140 (9.98%) XML
24 128 (9.12%) QA
25 124 (8.84%) ASP.NET
26 121 (8.62%) C++
27 119 (8.48%) Banking
27 119 (8.48%) Scrum
28 117 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 76 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 48 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 41 (2.92%) CMS
4 34 (2.42%) Apache
5 32 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
5 32 (2.28%) IIS
6 29 (2.07%) SAS
7 19 (1.35%) Jetty
8 18 (1.28%) Confluence
9 17 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (1.00%) Apache Pig
12 12 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.86%) MS Exchange
12 12 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.64%) Drupal
14 9 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 168 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 61 (4.35%) MS Office
3 52 (3.71%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (1.21%) SPSS
7 13 (0.93%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.78%) MS Project
9 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.29%) Simulink
12 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.071%) GIMP
13 1 (0.071%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 29 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.78%) SAP SD
5 10 (0.71%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.50%) FLEXCUBE
6 7 (0.50%) Temenos T24
6 7 (0.50%) SAP R/3
6 7 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.29%) Tridion
10 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.21%) Magento
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
12 1 (0.071%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.35%) LucidChart
2 19 (1.35%) SaaS
3 16 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
5 14 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.071%) Force.com
6 1 (0.071%) Office 365
6 1 (0.071%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.99%) Internet
2 39 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.35%) HTTP
4 25 (1.78%) Firewall
4 25 (1.78%) SMS
5 23 (1.64%) Network Security
6 21 (1.50%) SAN
7 18 (1.28%) SNMP
8 17 (1.21%) LDAP
9 14 (1.00%) WAN
10 13 (0.93%) LAN
11 12 (0.86%) DNS
12 11 (0.78%) NAS
13 10 (0.71%) IPsec
13 10 (0.71%) Wireless
13 10 (0.71%) SSH
14 9 (0.64%) DHCP
15 8 (0.57%) VoIP
16 6 (0.43%) SSL
16 6 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 81 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 74 (5.27%) Relational Database
4 51 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.49%) RDBMS
6 48 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (2.42%) MySQL
8 34 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (1.85%) Data Mining
11 22 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.43%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.28%) DataStage
16 17 (1.21%) NoSQL
16 17 (1.21%) OLAP
17 15 (1.07%) QlikView
18 14 (1.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.99%) Subversion
3 41 (2.92%) JIRA
4 30 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.50%) Axure RP
6 20 (1.43%) ClearCase
7 18 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
8 17 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
9 16 (1.14%) Git (software)
10 14 (1.00%) JUnit
11 12 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.64%) Maven
12 9 (0.64%) Selenium
13 7 (0.50%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.43%) NUnit
15 5 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 5 (0.36%) MSTest
15 5 (0.36%) LoadRunner
15 5 (0.36%) Calabash
General
1 308 (21.95%) Finance
2 119 (8.48%) Banking
3 97 (6.91%) Retail
4 80 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 74 (5.27%) Marketing
6 50 (3.56%) Military
7 42 (2.99%) Electronics
8 37 (2.64%) Front Office
8 37 (2.64%) Investment Banking
8 37 (2.64%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.21%) Publishing
10 30 (2.14%) Back Office
11 27 (1.92%) Advertising
12 25 (1.78%) Games
13 23 (1.64%) Legal
13 23 (1.64%) Manufacturing
14 22 (1.57%) Automotive
15 21 (1.50%) Billing
15 21 (1.50%) Law
16 17 (1.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 483 (34.43%) Analyst
2 418 (29.79%) Business Analyst
3 323 (23.02%) Developer
4 165 (11.76%) Architect
5 105 (7.48%) Software Engineer
6 99 (7.06%) Consultant
7 77 (5.49%) .NET Developer
8 76 (5.42%) Software Developer
9 68 (4.85%) C# Developer
10 66 (4.70%) Project Manager
11 65 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
12 62 (4.42%) Java Developer
13 55 (3.92%) Technical Architect
14 48 (3.42%) Business Manager
15 44 (3.14%) Tester
16 42 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
16 42 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
17 40 (2.85%) Senior Developer
18 39 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 38 (2.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (25.23%) .NET
2 166 (11.83%) Web Services
3 156 (11.12%) HTML
4 140 (9.98%) XML
5 124 (8.84%) ASP.NET
6 114 (8.13%) CSS
7 110 (7.84%) WCF
8 78 (5.56%) Spring
9 68 (4.85%) jQuery
10 65 (4.63%) .NET Framework
11 53 (3.78%) XSLT
12 48 (3.42%) Hibernate
13 46 (3.28%) J2EE
13 46 (3.28%) HTML5
14 41 (2.92%) SOAP
15 40 (2.85%) WPF
16 29 (2.07%) Servlets
17 26 (1.85%) Struts
18 25 (1.78%) JSP
19 24 (1.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 153 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 71 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 58 (4.13%) Digital Media
5 56 (3.99%) Open Source
6 49 (3.49%) Mathematics
7 42 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 33 (2.35%) Cryptography
8 33 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (2.21%) Derivative
10 27 (1.92%) Human Factors
11 26 (1.85%) IVR
12 25 (1.78%) APACS
13 24 (1.71%) SWIFT
13 24 (1.71%) Social Media
14 23 (1.64%) Web 2.0
15 22 (1.57%) Statistics
16 21 (1.50%) New Media
16 21 (1.50%) Physics
16 21 (1.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 145 (10.33%) Windows
2 105 (7.48%) Linux
3 50 (3.56%) UNIX
4 23 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.35%) Android
6 18 (1.28%) Solaris
7 13 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.64%) AIX
10 9 (0.64%) SVR4
10 9 (0.64%) Debian
10 9 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.57%) HPUX
11 8 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (17.53%) Business Analysis
2 230 (16.39%) Project Management
3 211 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (13.26%) OO
5 183 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 175 (12.47%) UML
7 149 (10.62%) Data Modelling
8 144 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
9 119 (8.48%) Scrum
10 117 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 111 (7.91%) CRM
12 97 (6.91%) OOD
12 97 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 87 (6.20%) Use Case
14 86 (6.13%) Workflow
15 80 (5.70%) PRINCE2
16 77 (5.49%) ETL
17 75 (5.35%) E-Commerce
18 73 (5.20%) Change Management
19 68 (4.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 338 (24.09%) C#
2 337 (24.02%) Java
3 313 (22.31%) SQL
4 150 (10.69%) JavaScript
5 121 (8.62%) C++
6 91 (6.49%) Python
7 88 (6.27%) VB.NET
8 80 (5.70%) C
9 56 (3.99%) Perl
9 56 (3.99%) VB
10 42 (2.99%) PHP
11 41 (2.92%) T-SQL
12 33 (2.35%) Ruby
13 32 (2.28%) Bash Shell
14 28 (2.00%) VB6
15 25 (1.78%) VBA
16 18 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.07%) VBScript
17 15 (1.07%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 345 (24.59%) Degree
2 70 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.71%) ISEB
4 28 (2.00%) CCA
4 28 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 25 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.50%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (1.07%) MCSE
9 8 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
10 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.36%) CISMP
11 5 (0.36%) CEH
11 5 (0.36%) CISSP
11 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.29%) PhD
12 4 (0.29%) MCSA
12 4 (0.29%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (9.12%) QA
2 26 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.78%) ISO 8583
3 25 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (1.35%) SLA
5 16 (1.14%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.71%) WAI
7 6 (0.43%) EMIR
7 6 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.43%) MiFID
8 3 (0.21%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.14%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.14%) WCAG
10 1 (0.071%) COBIT
10 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.071%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.071%) Basel II
System Software
1 22 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.00%) Apache Flume
4 9 (0.64%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.43%) XenApp
6 5 (0.36%) XenServer
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.21%) UAG
7 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.21%) GPFS
7 3 (0.21%) HDFS
8 2 (0.14%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.071%) Varnish
9 1 (0.071%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.64%) Nagios
4 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.071%) Plesk
5 1 (0.071%) MOM
5 1 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.071%) logstash
5 1 (0.071%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.071%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.071%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 220 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 166 (11.83%) Oracle
3 57 (4.06%) SAP
4 32 (2.28%) VMware
5 28 (2.00%) Cognos
6 27 (1.92%) IBM
7 21 (1.50%) Citrix
8 19 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.35%) Cisco
9 18 (1.28%) Teradata
10 17 (1.21%) JBoss
10 17 (1.21%) HP
11 16 (1.14%) Business Objects
12 14 (1.00%) Sun
12 14 (1.00%) Adobe
13 13 (0.93%) Ab Initio
14 9 (0.64%) Cognizant
14 9 (0.64%) Hitachi
15 8 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.57%) Sybase
Wareham, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £45984 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Shell
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago