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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 208 205 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -71
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 14 6 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.11% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.14% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 36
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £31,958
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,750 £70,000
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4509 4198 3702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.68% 78.10% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 3548 3134
Average salary £42,233 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 30 September 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 30 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
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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 -9 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Dudley - 4 £30,000 -
Worcestershire -2 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
4 11 (29.73%) Manual Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 9 (24.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (24.32%) QA
5 9 (24.32%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) UML
5 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.62%) PHP
7 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
7 7 (18.92%) QMS
7 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
7 7 (18.92%) User Experience
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.51%) Windows
10 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
10 4 (10.81%) Electronics
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
10 4 (10.81%) Automotive
10 4 (10.81%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) WCF
10 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) LiveLink
1 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.70%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) OLAP
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.81%) MSTest
2 2 (5.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.70%) VectorCAST
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Tester
3 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Bid Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.70%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) CRM Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) WCF
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) COM
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
2 11 (29.73%) Manual Testing
2 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) UML
3 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
4 7 (18.92%) QMS
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Usability Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.11%) Multivariate Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) C
4 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Juniper
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) McAfee
3 1 (2.70%) MKS
3 1 (2.70%) Open Text
3 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.70%) F5
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