The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 212 192 138
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -54
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 13 8 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.15% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.19% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 34
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £31,741
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4603 4141 3547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.04% 78.67% 75.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3953 3511 3023
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Birmingham -7 4 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Worcestershire - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry -13 2 £32,500 -25.71%
Dudley - 2 £30,000 -
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 8 (26.67%) QA
5 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) UML
6 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.00%) PHP
6 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) User Experience
7 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.67%) QMS
7 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
8 4 (13.33%) Windows
8 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Automotive
8 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.33%) C
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
9 3 (10.00%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (3.33%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) GIMP
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.33%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.00%) MSTest
2 2 (6.67%) VectorCAST
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (13.33%) Automotive
2 3 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Tester
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Bid Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) WCF
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) COM
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) QMS
5 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (6.67%) MKS
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee
3 1 (3.33%) Open Text
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Field Studies Council
Salary: From £27,069 to £30,890 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago