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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Requirements Gathering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Gathering over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Gathering (Requirements Elicitation)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 98 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 +52
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Gathering 210 143 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.85% 2.86% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 3.00% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 169 103 199
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,750 £51,875 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,000 £66,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +1.54% -3.70%
75th Percentile £75,250 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,250
Central London median annual salary £66,500 £68,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.27% +10.00% -5.30%

Requirements Gathering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,997 4,771 6,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.82% 95.48% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,574 4,265 5,839
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £68,211
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.62% +4.94%

Requirements Gathering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Requirements Gathering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Gathering in the City of London

Requirements Gathering
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Requirements Gathering in the City of London.

Salary trend for Requirements Gathering in the City of London

Requirements Gathering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Requirements Gathering in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Requirements Gathering in the City of London

Requirements Gathering
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Gathering within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Moorgate - 1 £47,500 -
London Bridge - 1 £52,500 -
Requirements Gathering
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Requirements Gathering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Requirements Gathering.

1 110 (52.38%) Finance
2 86 (40.95%) Agile
3 79 (37.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 61 (29.05%) Social Skills
6 55 (26.19%) Project Management
7 43 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 42 (20.00%) SQL
9 39 (18.57%) Microsoft
10 38 (18.10%) ETL
11 37 (17.62%) Scrum
12 35 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 32 (15.24%) Power Platform
13 32 (15.24%) SQL Server
13 32 (15.24%) Systems Analysis
14 31 (14.76%) Oracle
14 31 (14.76%) Relational Database
15 25 (11.90%) Mentoring
15 25 (11.90%) Analytics
15 25 (11.90%) User Stories
16 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (11.43%) Data Management
17 23 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (10.48%) Workday
18 22 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
19 20 (9.52%) Power BI
19 20 (9.52%) Banking
20 19 (9.05%) Data Modelling
21 18 (8.57%) Python
21 18 (8.57%) JIRA

Requirements Gathering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.71%) Confluence
2 6 (2.86%) SAS
3 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.48%) TPMS
Applications
1 43 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.19%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.43%) InVision
4 3 (1.43%) Sketch
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.95%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.48%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.48%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.48%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.48%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.24%) Power Platform
2 18 (8.57%) Azure
2 18 (8.57%) SaaS
3 16 (7.62%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (2.86%) AWS
4 6 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (1.90%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (1.90%) Basecamp
5 4 (1.90%) PowerApps
5 4 (1.90%) Salesforce Einstein
6 3 (1.43%) Figma
7 2 (0.95%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.48%) GCP
8 1 (0.48%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Serverless
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) DNS
1 1 (0.48%) Internet
1 1 (0.48%) Intranet
1 1 (0.48%) LAN
1 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.76%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (9.52%) Power BI
5 17 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.29%) Tableau
9 8 (3.81%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.81%) Impala
9 8 (3.81%) MySQL
10 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.90%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.90%) Power Query
12 3 (1.43%) KDB
12 3 (1.43%) Kdb+
13 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (8.57%) JIRA
2 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.48%) GitLab
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 110 (52.38%) Finance
2 61 (29.05%) Social Skills
3 23 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (9.52%) Banking
5 16 (7.62%) Marketing
6 14 (6.67%) Public Sector
7 13 (6.19%) Presentation Skills
8 11 (5.24%) Retail
9 7 (3.33%) Documentation Skills
9 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.86%) Advertising
10 6 (2.86%) Law
10 6 (2.86%) Legal
10 6 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (1.43%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (1.43%) International Banking
13 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (43.33%) Analyst
2 68 (32.38%) Business Analyst
3 30 (14.29%) Developer
4 23 (10.95%) Consultant
5 21 (10.00%) HR Analyst
6 15 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 13 (6.19%) Business IT Analyst
7 13 (6.19%) Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (6.19%) Functional Consultant
7 13 (6.19%) HR Business Analyst
7 13 (6.19%) IT Analyst
7 13 (6.19%) IT Business Analyst
8 11 (5.24%) Product Manager
8 11 (5.24%) SQL Analyst
9 10 (4.76%) Data Engineer
10 9 (4.29%) SQL Data Analyst
10 9 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Banking Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (3.33%) Node.js
2 2 (0.95%) .NET
2 2 (0.95%) REST
3 1 (0.48%) CSS
3 1 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.48%) HTML
3 1 (0.48%) HTML5
3 1 (0.48%) J2EE
3 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.48%) SOAP
3 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.76%) User Experience
3 7 (3.33%) Legacy Systems
4 6 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.90%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.43%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.43%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.43%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) IoT
8 2 (0.95%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.71%) Unix
2 3 (1.43%) Windows
3 2 (0.95%) Linux
3 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.95%) Agile
2 79 (37.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 55 (26.19%) Project Management
5 38 (18.10%) ETL
6 37 (17.62%) Scrum
7 35 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (15.24%) Systems Analysis
9 25 (11.90%) Analytics
9 25 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 25 (11.90%) User Stories
10 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (11.43%) Data Management
11 19 (9.05%) Data Modelling
12 18 (8.57%) Acceptance Criteria
12 18 (8.57%) Product Backlog
13 16 (7.62%) ERP
13 16 (7.62%) Software Delivery
14 15 (7.14%) Migration
14 15 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.00%) SQL
2 18 (8.57%) Python
3 15 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.67%) Java
5 12 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.24%) C#
7 9 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.81%) HiveQL
9 6 (2.86%) C++
10 4 (1.90%) R
11 3 (1.43%) Bash
12 2 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.95%) Ruby
12 2 (0.95%) VBA
13 1 (0.48%) Go
13 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.48%) Perl
13 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (5.24%) Degree
2 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.48%) CCNA
5 1 (0.48%) CFA
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CISM
5 1 (0.48%) CISSP
5 1 (0.48%) MCSA
5 1 (0.48%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.81%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.90%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.43%) GDPR
4 3 (1.43%) PMO
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (3.81%) HDFS
2 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.95%) Terraform
2 1 (0.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.48%) Control-M
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Packer
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.76%) Oracle
3 22 (10.48%) Workday
4 11 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.38%) SAP
6 4 (1.90%) Informatica
6 4 (1.90%) Talend
7 3 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (0.95%) Adobe
8 2 (0.95%) Gigya
8 2 (0.95%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.95%) Pega
8 2 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.48%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco
9 1 (0.48%) Cognos
9 1 (0.48%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.48%) ESRI
9 1 (0.48%) Tagetik
9 1 (0.48%) VMware