Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Requirements Gathering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Gathering over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Gathering (Requirements Elicitation)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 80 75
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Gathering 15 38 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 2.01% 2.36% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.60% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 26
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,912
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.37% -7.72%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,750 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £36,325
% change year-on-year +15.38% +7.37% -11.40%

Requirements Gathering 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 666 1,461 1,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.16% 90.91% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 584 1,272 1,146
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Requirements Gathering
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Requirements Gathering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Gathering in South Wales

Requirements Gathering
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Requirements Gathering in South Wales.

Salary trend for Requirements Gathering in South Wales

Requirements Gathering
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Requirements Gathering in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Requirements Gathering in South Wales

Requirements Gathering
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Gathering within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. 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
Cardiff +8 12 £45,000 +6.51% 2
Newport +27 2 £25,000 -32.43%
Neath Port Talbot +11 1 - -
Requirements Gathering
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing Requirements Gathering 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 Wales region with a requirement for Requirements Gathering.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Workshops
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) SLA
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Technology Roadmap
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC

Requirements Gathering
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) ADSL
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Customer Support Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Optics
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Requirements Workshops
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco