Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Gathering (Requirements Elicitation)
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 138 79
Rank change year-on-year +4 -59 +14
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Gathering 238 524 897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.27% 2.66% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.87% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 180 432 829
Median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,655 18,231 22,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.13% 92.47% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7,878 13,954 18,459
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Requirements Gathering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Gathering in the North of England

Requirements Gathering
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Requirements Gathering in the North of England

Requirements Gathering
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Requirements Gathering in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Requirements Gathering in the North of England

Requirements Gathering
Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
North West -36 122 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Yorkshire +113 105 £42,500 -5.56% 15
North East +2 11 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Requirements Gathering
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Requirements Gathering.

1 94 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 55 (23.11%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (18.49%) Finance
6 42 (17.65%) .NET
7 39 (16.39%) SQL Server
8 38 (15.97%) SQL
8 38 (15.97%) C#
9 35 (14.71%) Azure
10 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (13.87%) Wireframes
12 30 (12.61%) Project Management
13 29 (12.18%) Retail
13 29 (12.18%) Business Analysis
14 28 (11.76%) HTML
14 28 (11.76%) CSS
15 27 (11.34%) XML
16 26 (10.92%) Project Delivery
17 25 (10.50%) QA
17 25 (10.50%) AWS
18 24 (10.08%) User Stories
19 23 (9.66%) AngularJS
19 23 (9.66%) ETL
20 20 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (8.40%) Marketing
21 19 (7.98%) Workshop Facilitation
22 18 (7.56%) Degree
22 18 (7.56%) REST

Requirements Gathering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 5 (2.10%) IIS
1 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.26%) CMS
3 2 (0.84%) Mule
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (6.72%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.84%) Magento
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.71%) Azure
2 25 (10.50%) AWS
3 7 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (2.52%) Power Platform
5 4 (1.68%) Office 365
6 3 (1.26%) Logic Apps
7 2 (0.84%) SaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.42%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.42%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) SSL
1 11 (4.62%) VPN
2 7 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 7 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.52%) MQTT
4 3 (1.26%) Internet
4 3 (1.26%) Wireless
5 2 (0.84%) DNS
5 2 (0.84%) LAN
5 2 (0.84%) WAN
6 1 (0.42%) BGP
6 1 (0.42%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.42%) DHCP
6 1 (0.42%) Extranet
6 1 (0.42%) HSRP
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.52%) Power BI
6 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.84%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.84%) MySQL
9 1 (0.42%) Big Data
9 1 (0.42%) DB2
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) Looker
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (0.42%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (6.30%) JIRA
2 10 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.52%) Selenium
5 5 (2.10%) Fiddler
5 5 (2.10%) Mocha
5 5 (2.10%) Protractor
5 5 (2.10%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.10%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.84%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.84%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) GitLab
8 1 (0.42%) Grunt
8 1 (0.42%) gulp
8 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.42%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
General
1 44 (18.49%) Finance
2 29 (12.18%) Retail
3 20 (8.40%) Marketing
4 12 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.62%) Local Government
6 8 (3.36%) Law
7 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.10%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.26%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (27.31%) Analyst
2 56 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 37 (15.55%) Architect
3 37 (15.55%) Developer
4 25 (10.50%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (7.98%) .NET Architect
5 19 (7.98%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.88%) Consultant
8 13 (5.46%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.20%) Configuration Engineer
9 10 (4.20%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.20%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (4.20%) ServiceNow Developer
10 8 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (2.94%) Embedded Engineer
11 7 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (2.94%) Product Owner
11 7 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.65%) .NET
2 28 (11.76%) CSS
2 28 (11.76%) HTML
3 27 (11.34%) XML
4 23 (9.66%) AngularJS
5 18 (7.56%) REST
6 16 (6.72%) React
7 15 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (6.30%) jQuery
8 14 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 11 (4.62%) Ajax
9 11 (4.62%) Middleware
9 11 (4.62%) Swagger
10 10 (4.20%) Web Services
11 9 (3.78%) ASP.NET
12 5 (2.10%) Node.js
13 4 (1.68%) .NET Core
13 4 (1.68%) Laravel
14 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (1.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.30%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.30%) User Experience
3 10 (4.20%) SCADA
4 8 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.10%) NHS
7 4 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.84%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.84%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) ASIC
9 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.10%) Linux
2 4 (1.68%) Android
2 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.68%) Windows
3 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.42%) Unix
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.11%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (13.87%) Wireframes
5 30 (12.61%) Project Management
6 29 (12.18%) Business Analysis
7 26 (10.92%) Project Delivery
8 24 (10.08%) User Stories
9 23 (9.66%) ETL
10 20 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (7.98%) Workshop Facilitation
12 17 (7.14%) Analytics
12 17 (7.14%) CRM
12 17 (7.14%) SDLC
13 16 (6.72%) Data Modelling
13 16 (6.72%) Software Engineering
14 15 (6.30%) Change Management
14 15 (6.30%) DevOps
15 14 (5.88%) Microservices
15 14 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.97%) C#
1 38 (15.97%) SQL
2 17 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.04%) Java
4 10 (4.20%) VB
4 10 (4.20%) VBScript
5 8 (3.36%) C
5 8 (3.36%) C++
6 6 (2.52%) PHP
7 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.68%) Python
7 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.84%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.84%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.42%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.42%) JCL
9 1 (0.42%) R
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (7.56%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.26%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.50%) QA
2 12 (5.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (2.10%) Firmware
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.68%) vSphere
2 4 (1.68%) Xen
3 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.68%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (1.68%) SCCM
1 4 (1.68%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.30%) ServiceNow
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle
3 11 (4.62%) Remedy
3 11 (4.62%) SolarWinds
3 11 (4.62%) webMethods
4 7 (2.94%) Tableau
5 6 (2.52%) VMware
6 5 (2.10%) Citrix
6 5 (2.10%) IBM
7 4 (1.68%) BMC
7 4 (1.68%) Cisco
7 4 (1.68%) Cognos
7 4 (1.68%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.68%) Tanium
8 3 (1.26%) Google
9 2 (0.84%) New Relic
9 2 (0.84%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) CA
10 1 (0.42%) Informatica