Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 271 217
Rank change year-on-year +27 -54 +41
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 131 88 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.70% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.78% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 83 136
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% +5.26%

Requirements Analysis 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11909 11223 11591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.90% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9463 9353 9582
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester +38 108 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cheshire -31 16 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Cumbria +6 2 £56,000 +15.46%
Merseyside +4 1 £57,500 +91.67% 2
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 55 (41.98%) SAP
2 52 (39.69%) Degree
3 50 (38.17%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (37.40%) Retail
5 41 (31.30%) Automotive
6 40 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (22.14%) Scrum
8 27 (20.61%) Finance
9 25 (19.08%) Java
9 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
10 21 (16.03%) ITIL
10 21 (16.03%) Linux
10 21 (16.03%) DevOps
11 20 (15.27%) Management Information System
12 19 (14.50%) Project Management
13 18 (13.74%) C
13 18 (13.74%) Business Analysis
13 18 (13.74%) Billing
13 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
14 17 (12.98%) SAP SD
14 17 (12.98%) Jenkins
15 16 (12.21%) SAP MM
15 16 (12.21%) C++
15 16 (12.21%) SQL
16 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
16 15 (11.45%) Feasibility Study
17 14 (10.69%) Python
18 13 (9.92%) GAP Analysis
18 13 (9.92%) OO

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (6.87%) Confluence
2 5 (3.82%) Apache
3 3 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.29%) Papyrus
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.29%) Chatbot
2 3 (2.29%) EngageOne
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (12.98%) SAP SD
2 16 (12.21%) SAP MM
3 12 (9.16%) SAP SCM
4 4 (3.05%) SAP EWM
5 3 (2.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.29%) Exstream
5 3 (2.29%) StreamServe
6 2 (1.53%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.76%) Magento
7 1 (0.76%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) OpenShift
2 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.76%) Office 365
6 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.05%) Big Data
3 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.29%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (2.29%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) QlikView
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.92%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.87%) JIRA
4 8 (6.11%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.58%) JUnit
6 5 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.82%) EasyMock
6 5 (3.82%) Maven
7 3 (2.29%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.29%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.53%) Gradle
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.76%) gulp
9 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (37.40%) Retail
2 41 (31.30%) Automotive
3 27 (20.61%) Finance
4 18 (13.74%) Billing
5 6 (4.58%) Banking
5 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.82%) German Language
6 5 (3.82%) Local Government
7 3 (2.29%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.29%) Legal
8 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.53%) Law
8 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (41.22%) Consultant
2 42 (32.06%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (19.85%) Analyst
4 25 (19.08%) Business Analyst
5 20 (15.27%) Developer
6 17 (12.98%) Software Engineer
7 15 (11.45%) SAP MM Consultant
8 14 (10.69%) SAP SD Consultant
8 14 (10.69%) Software Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Java Engineer
9 13 (9.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (9.16%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 10 (7.63%) Architect
12 8 (6.11%) Java Developer
13 7 (5.34%) .NET Developer
13 7 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (5.34%) C# Developer
13 7 (5.34%) Java Software Developer
14 6 (4.58%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) SAP Core Interface
2 10 (7.63%) REST
3 9 (6.87%) JMS
3 9 (6.87%) Spring
4 8 (6.11%) Web Services
5 7 (5.34%) .NET
5 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.58%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (4.58%) HTML
6 6 (4.58%) Java EE
6 6 (4.58%) RESTful
7 5 (3.82%) EJB
7 5 (3.82%) JSF
7 5 (3.82%) Middleware
8 4 (3.05%) CSS
8 4 (3.05%) EDI
8 4 (3.05%) HTML5
8 4 (3.05%) IDoc
8 4 (3.05%) jQuery
9 3 (2.29%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 50 (38.17%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.27%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.58%) Wiki
5 5 (3.82%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.82%) FMCG
5 5 (3.82%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.82%) iPad
5 5 (3.82%) PMI
6 4 (3.05%) User Experience
7 2 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.76%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) Linux
2 9 (6.87%) Windows
3 5 (3.82%) CentOS
3 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.14%) Scrum
3 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
4 21 (16.03%) DevOps
4 21 (16.03%) ITIL
5 19 (14.50%) Project Management
6 18 (13.74%) Business Analysis
7 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (11.45%) Feasibility Study
7 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 13 (9.92%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (9.92%) GAP Analysis
8 13 (9.92%) OO
8 13 (9.92%) Open Source
9 12 (9.16%) Microservices
9 12 (9.16%) Network Planning
9 12 (9.16%) SDLC
9 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
10 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) Java
2 18 (13.74%) C
3 16 (12.21%) C++
3 16 (12.21%) SQL
4 14 (10.69%) Python
5 12 (9.16%) C#
6 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.29%) Scala
8 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (39.69%) Degree
2 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.82%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.82%) SAP Certification
5 3 (2.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) GDPR
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.53%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (9.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.87%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.58%) Kibana
2 6 (4.58%) Prometheus
3 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 55 (41.98%) SAP
2 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.82%) Google
3 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.82%) VMware
4 4 (3.05%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.29%) Adobe
5 3 (2.29%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.29%) Hortonworks
5 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.29%) Tableau
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle
7 1 (0.76%) Capita