The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 7 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.25% 0.20% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.23% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £58,913
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -42.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year -10.00% +16.48%  

Requirements Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 426 439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.75% 87.12% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 410 350 342
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% -6.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Merseyside

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in Merseyside

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 7 £30,000 -
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) OOD
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Symfony
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) Laravel
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Drupal
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Advertising
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) ISEB
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Drupal
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Symfony
3 5 (41.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) OOD
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore