Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Gathering (Requirements Elicitation)
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 65 93
Rank change year-on-year -19 +28 -42
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Gathering 29 21 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.17% 2.20% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.42% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 11
10th Percentile £35,076 £48,250 £35,925
25th Percentile £37,750 £52,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -35.83% +50.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £43,750 £63,750 £50,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £69,250 £53,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,196 866 1,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 89.32% 90.68% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 861 720 860
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -1.53%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,025
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Requirements Gathering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Gathering in the North East

Requirements Gathering
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Requirements Gathering in the North East.

Salary trend for Requirements Gathering in the North East

Requirements Gathering
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Requirements Gathering in the North East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Requirements Gathering in the North East

Requirements Gathering
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Gathering within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 January 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
Tyne and Wear -15 25 £38,625 -35.63% 7
Durham -14 2 £36,058 -27.88%
Northumberland - 2 £45,000 -
Requirements Gathering
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Requirements Gathering.

1 20 (68.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (48.28%) Social Skills
3 13 (44.83%) User Stories
4 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
4 10 (34.48%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (34.48%) Retail
4 10 (34.48%) Presentation Skills
5 9 (31.03%) Smart Meter
5 9 (31.03%) Business Process Mapping
5 9 (31.03%) Business Process Analysis
5 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
5 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) Presales
5 9 (31.03%) BPR
6 8 (27.59%) QA
6 8 (27.59%) System Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
8 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) NHS
9 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.90%) SQL
9 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
9 2 (6.90%) JIRA

Requirements Gathering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Asana
2 1 (3.45%) Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Power BI
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Social Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Presentation Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Retail
3 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
5 2 (6.90%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Business Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Business Systems Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Product Owner
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft 365 Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Product Owner
6 1 (3.45%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Smart Meter
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (44.83%) User Stories
3 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) BPR
4 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) Business Process Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) Business Process Mapping
4 9 (31.03%) Presales
5 8 (27.59%) System Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Business Case
7 2 (6.90%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft