Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 251 273
Rank change year-on-year -49 +22 -20
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 56 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.86% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.94% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 70
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.77% -5.45% +4.76%

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 10,884 11,925 10,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.97% 91.14% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,751 9,507 8,953
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 -45 37 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cheshire +16 16 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Merseyside +16 2 £51,750 +59.23%
Cumbria +4 1 - -
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis 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 West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 19 (33.93%) Finance
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (33.93%) Open Source
2 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
3 16 (28.57%) Google
3 16 (28.57%) Use Case
3 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 16 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (26.79%) DevOps
5 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.43%) SQL
6 12 (21.43%) Web Services
6 12 (21.43%) UML
7 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (19.64%) Rackspace
7 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 11 (19.64%) SOA
7 11 (19.64%) Middleware
7 11 (19.64%) Migration
7 11 (19.64%) VMware
7 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
7 11 (19.64%) Retail
7 11 (19.64%) Local Government
8 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (16.07%) Big Data
9 9 (16.07%) Python
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 3 (5.36%) Apache
1 3 (5.36%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Big Data
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.36%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.36%) EasyMock
3 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 11 (19.64%) Local Government
3 11 (19.64%) Retail
4 5 (8.93%) Electronics
4 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.57%) Billing
7 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Business Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Consultant
3 13 (23.21%) Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (19.64%) AWS Architect
5 11 (19.64%) AWS Consultant
5 11 (19.64%) Cloud Consultant
5 11 (19.64%) Web Architect
5 11 (19.64%) Web Consultant
6 8 (14.29%) Business Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics Manager
9 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) Web Services
2 11 (19.64%) Middleware
3 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 4 (7.14%) EJB
5 3 (5.36%) Java EE
5 3 (5.36%) JSF
5 3 (5.36%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) HTML
6 1 (1.79%) JMS
6 1 (1.79%) JSP
6 1 (1.79%) LAMP
6 1 (1.79%) Laravel
6 1 (1.79%) REST
6 1 (1.79%) Servlets
6 1 (1.79%) Symfony
6 1 (1.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.14%) PMI
4 3 (5.36%) Wiki
5 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) FMCG
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
1 5 (8.93%) Solaris
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) CentOS
2 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (33.93%) Open Source
2 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
3 16 (28.57%) Use Case
4 15 (26.79%) DevOps
5 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.43%) UML
7 11 (19.64%) Migration
7 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 11 (19.64%) SOA
8 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Project Management
10 6 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (8.93%) Business Process Modelling
11 5 (8.93%) Defect Management
11 5 (8.93%) Line Management
11 5 (8.93%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) Python
3 5 (8.93%) Go
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (5.36%) C
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
1 8 (14.29%) IIBA
1 8 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.14%) PhD
3 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (1.79%) GDPR
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Packer
2 4 (7.14%) Terraform
3 1 (1.79%) Kibana
3 1 (1.79%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Google
2 11 (19.64%) Rackspace
2 11 (19.64%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.50%) SAP
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com