Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 241 220
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21 +53
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 126 117 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.94% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.04% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 114 126
North West median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.03% -21.62% +32.14%
10th Percentile £29,250 £23,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.01%

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 11,637 11,225 10,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.99% 90.54% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9,329 9,353 8,869
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,453 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £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 February 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 23 February 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 +19 98 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Cheshire -41 22 £53,250 +77.50% 2
Merseyside +21 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Lancashire 0 1 £24,000 +11.63%
Cumbria - 1 £60,000 -
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 38 (30.16%) GAP Analysis
2 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 37 (29.37%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 37 (29.37%) Feasibility Study
3 33 (26.19%) SAP
4 32 (25.40%) Finance
5 30 (23.81%) Java
5 30 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 26 (20.63%) SDLC
7 25 (19.84%) Degree
7 25 (19.84%) Project Management
8 24 (19.05%) Business Analysis
9 23 (18.25%) QA
9 23 (18.25%) DevOps
9 23 (18.25%) SQL
9 23 (18.25%) ITIL
10 22 (17.46%) Linux
10 22 (17.46%) C
11 21 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 21 (16.67%) Scrum
12 20 (15.87%) Retail
13 19 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (15.08%) Process Improvement
13 19 (15.08%) Business Process Improvement
13 19 (15.08%) SC Cleared
13 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
13 19 (15.08%) Collaborative Working
14 18 (14.29%) Driving Licence
14 18 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis

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 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.17%) SAP MM
2 4 (3.17%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) OpenShift
2 10 (7.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) GIS
3 3 (2.38%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.59%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) OLAP
5 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 20 (15.87%) Retail
3 18 (14.29%) German Language
4 12 (9.52%) Automotive
5 11 (8.73%) Banking
6 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
7 8 (6.35%) Local Government
8 7 (5.56%) Legal
9 5 (3.97%) Aerospace
9 5 (3.97%) Billing
9 5 (3.97%) Investment Banking
10 4 (3.17%) Law
11 3 (2.38%) Advertising
12 2 (1.59%) Electronics
12 2 (1.59%) Marketing
12 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (36.51%) Analyst
2 44 (34.92%) Business Analyst
3 38 (30.16%) Consultant
4 19 (15.08%) Business Systems Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Logistics Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Logistics Business Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Java Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (7.94%) Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) AWS Architect
10 8 (6.35%) AWS Consultant
10 8 (6.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (6.35%) Cloud Consultant
10 8 (6.35%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) REST
2 17 (13.49%) JMS
3 15 (11.90%) Web Services
4 12 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (6.35%) Middleware
5 8 (6.35%) XML
6 5 (3.97%) HTML
7 4 (3.17%) .NET
7 4 (3.17%) Apache Camel
7 4 (3.17%) J2EE
7 4 (3.17%) JSF
7 4 (3.17%) SAP Core Interface
8 2 (1.59%) CSS
8 2 (1.59%) jQuery
8 2 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.79%) EDI
9 1 (0.79%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.79%) WinForms
9 1 (0.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 18 (14.29%) FMCG
2 18 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 18 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 18 (14.29%) PMI
3 12 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) CMDB
7 2 (1.59%) PKI
7 2 (1.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.46%) Linux
2 10 (7.94%) Windows
3 8 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.16%) GAP Analysis
2 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 37 (29.37%) Feasibility Study
2 37 (29.37%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 30 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 26 (20.63%) SDLC
5 25 (19.84%) Project Management
6 24 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 23 (18.25%) DevOps
7 23 (18.25%) ITIL
8 21 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 21 (16.67%) Scrum
9 19 (15.08%) Business Process Improvement
9 19 (15.08%) Collaborative Working
9 19 (15.08%) Process Improvement
10 18 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
10 18 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 18 (14.29%) Logistics
10 18 (14.29%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.81%) Java
2 23 (18.25%) SQL
3 22 (17.46%) C
4 18 (14.29%) Python
5 17 (13.49%) C++
6 10 (7.94%) C#
7 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.38%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (19.84%) Degree
2 19 (15.08%) SC Cleared
2 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
3 18 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) HND
4 4 (3.17%) ISEB
5 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) QA
2 7 (5.56%) PMO
3 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) Docker
2 7 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) Kubernetes
2 12 (9.52%) Kibana
2 12 (9.52%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) SAP
2 13 (10.32%) Google
3 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.35%) Rackspace
4 8 (6.35%) VMware
5 7 (5.56%) Oracle
6 4 (3.17%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.59%) Capita
9 1 (0.79%) Teradata