The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 175 169 154
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 22 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.86% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Requirements Analysis Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Requirements Analysis Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 5 £37,500 -44.44% 1
Dudley - 5 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Solihull -4 2 £36,250 -
Staffordshire -6 2 £29,000 -25.16% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £42,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) QA
7 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
8 3 (10.34%) UML
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) PHP
8 3 (10.34%) C#
8 3 (10.34%) Java
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Automotive
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) WCF
8 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.45%) SAP SCM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) DTS
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) VectorCAST
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.90%) MSTest
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) WPF
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) WinForms
4 1 (3.45%) LINQ
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
5 3 (10.34%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) QMS
6 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.90%) VBA
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.45%) VC++
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) OCP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) MKS
3 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
3 2 (6.90%) Mercator
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Trayport
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dudley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Medical, Holiday
Posted: 18 days ago