Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 365 383
Rank change year-on-year +18 +18 +54
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 193 177 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.69% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 162 150 198
South East median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,712 £36,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £69,875 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.92% -7.27% +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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,507 25,833 31,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.51% 89.23% 89.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21,895 21,303 26,682
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +18 62 £47,500 +5.56% 7
West Sussex +24 45 £45,000 +1.69% 1
Berkshire +11 33 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire -10 31 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Surrey -26 30 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Buckinghamshire +30 26 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Kent - 17 £47,500 - 2
East Sussex -21 6 £70,000 -22.22%
Oxfordshire -3 3 £47,000 +17.50%
Middlesex +13 2 £73,500 +194.00%
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 88 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (41.97%) C#
3 65 (33.68%) .NET
4 64 (33.16%) SQL
5 58 (30.05%) SDLC
6 57 (29.53%) Software Engineering
7 56 (29.02%) Finance
7 56 (29.02%) JavaScript
8 50 (25.91%) Scrum
9 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
10 45 (23.32%) C++
10 45 (23.32%) Degree
10 45 (23.32%) Unit Testing
10 45 (23.32%) Test Automation
11 43 (22.28%) Microsoft
12 40 (20.73%) HTML
12 40 (20.73%) CSS
13 39 (20.21%) UML
13 39 (20.21%) Kanban
14 38 (19.69%) Acceptance Criteria
14 38 (19.69%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 37 (19.17%) MVC
16 34 (17.62%) ASP.NET
16 34 (17.62%) Validation
17 32 (16.58%) JIRA
17 32 (16.58%) Selenium
17 32 (16.58%) OO
17 32 (16.58%) Regression Testing
17 32 (16.58%) WebDriver

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (11.40%) Confluence
2 7 (3.63%) CMS
3 4 (2.07%) Apache
3 4 (2.07%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.07%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle AGIS
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.52%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.63%) SaaS
3 5 (2.59%) Azure Functions
3 5 (2.59%) Serverless
4 4 (2.07%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.55%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (1.55%) PaaS
6 2 (1.04%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) Intranet
2 6 (3.11%) Network Security
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.04%) Skype
5 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) IPsec
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.15%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.63%) Big Data
9 6 (3.11%) PowerCenter
10 5 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.59%) QualityStage
10 5 (2.59%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (2.07%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.07%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.07%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.07%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (16.58%) JIRA
1 32 (16.58%) Selenium
1 32 (16.58%) WebDriver
2 22 (11.40%) HP UFT
3 20 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (9.84%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.70%) JMeter
5 11 (5.70%) NUnit
6 10 (5.18%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.18%) Eclipse
6 10 (5.18%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.18%) Robot Framework
6 10 (5.18%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.15%) JIRA Agile
7 8 (4.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.55%) gulp
10 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Retail
3 7 (3.63%) Military
4 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (29.53%) Developer
2 54 (27.98%) Analyst
3 30 (15.54%) C# Developer
3 30 (15.54%) Software Engineer
4 25 (12.95%) QA Analyst
4 25 (12.95%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (11.92%) .NET Developer
6 22 (11.40%) Automation Tester
6 22 (11.40%) QA Automation Analyst
6 22 (11.40%) QA Automation Tester
6 22 (11.40%) QA Tester
6 22 (11.40%) Senior Automation Tester
6 22 (11.40%) Senior QA Analyst
6 22 (11.40%) Senior QA Tester
6 22 (11.40%) Senior Tester
6 22 (11.40%) Tester
7 20 (10.36%) Software Developer
8 19 (9.84%) Business Analyst
8 19 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (9.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (33.68%) .NET
2 40 (20.73%) CSS
2 40 (20.73%) HTML
3 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 34 (17.62%) ASP.NET
5 28 (14.51%) Web Services
6 26 (13.47%) AngularJS
7 20 (10.36%) WCF
8 19 (9.84%) XML
9 17 (8.81%) jQuery
10 15 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (6.74%) CSS3
11 13 (6.74%) JSON
11 13 (6.74%) WinForms
11 13 (6.74%) WPF
12 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (6.22%) RESTful
13 10 (5.18%) Ajax
13 10 (5.18%) Gherkin
13 10 (5.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) User Experience
2 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.66%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.63%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.11%) FMCG
9 4 (2.07%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.04%) EMV
11 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.52%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.66%) Windows
2 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.15%) Windows Phone
2 8 (4.15%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (2.59%) Unix
4 3 (1.55%) Linux
5 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (30.05%) SDLC
3 57 (29.53%) Software Engineering
4 50 (25.91%) Scrum
5 45 (23.32%) Test Automation
5 45 (23.32%) Unit Testing
6 39 (20.21%) Kanban
6 39 (20.21%) UML
7 38 (19.69%) Acceptance Criteria
7 38 (19.69%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (19.17%) MVC
9 34 (17.62%) Validation
10 32 (16.58%) OO
10 32 (16.58%) Regression Testing
11 26 (13.47%) Migration
11 26 (13.47%) User Stories
12 23 (11.92%) Mentoring
12 23 (11.92%) Performance Testing
13 22 (11.40%) Functional Testing
13 22 (11.40%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (41.97%) C#
2 64 (33.16%) SQL
3 56 (29.02%) JavaScript
4 45 (23.32%) C++
5 26 (13.47%) Python
6 24 (12.44%) T-SQL
7 21 (10.88%) Java
8 19 (9.84%) VB
9 16 (8.29%) C
10 12 (6.22%) Ada
11 10 (5.18%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.15%) VB.NET
12 8 (4.15%) VB6
13 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.55%) XPath
14 2 (1.04%) Perl
14 2 (1.04%) PHP
14 2 (1.04%) Ruby
15 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (23.32%) Degree
2 19 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 19 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.11%) APMP
4 5 (2.59%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.55%) CISM
5 3 (1.55%) CISSP
5 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) CEH
6 1 (0.52%) GIAC
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.06%) QA
2 17 (8.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (4.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) GDPR
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) Firmware
2 2 (1.04%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Ansible
1 2 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.04%) Puppet
1 2 (1.04%) Terraform
2 1 (0.52%) CASB
2 1 (0.52%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) QRadar
Vendors
1 43 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.92%) HP
3 20 (10.36%) Oracle
4 9 (4.66%) Xamarin
5 6 (3.11%) IBM
5 6 (3.11%) Informatica
6 5 (2.59%) TOWER Software
6 5 (2.59%) Trillium
7 4 (2.07%) Databricks
8 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Capita
9 1 (0.52%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.52%) Qualys
9 1 (0.52%) Wind River