The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Requirements Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 148 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Management 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £38,000 £65,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.53% +64.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £62,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +4.54%  

Requirements Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2484 2616 2845
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.42% 91.44% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6025 5743 7679
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £61,250 £67,442
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Requirements Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Scotland

Requirements Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Requirements Management in Scotland

Requirements Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 4 £38,000 -41.53%
Glasgow +8 3 - -
Requirements Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements Management 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (68.75%) Validation
4 10 (62.50%) Migration
4 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) Retail
7 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (12.50%) RS-232
9 2 (12.50%) User Stories
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 2 (12.50%) JTAG
9 2 (12.50%) Confluence
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Electronics
9 2 (12.50%) C
9 2 (12.50%) C++
9 2 (12.50%) Python
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
10 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.25%) ISEB
10 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
10 1 (6.25%) SQL

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (68.75%) Validation
3 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 10 (62.50%) Migration
4 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
7 1 (6.25%) BPMN
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) JTAG
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft