Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 275 258
Rank change year-on-year +57 -17 -23
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 113 54 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.10% 0.53% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.58% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 82 48 63
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,506 9,262 9,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.18% 91.51% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7,753 7,639 8,217
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,870
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Gloucestershire +61 61 £47,500 +90.00% 4
Bristol +21 23 £62,500 +31.58% 3
Dorset -32 15 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wiltshire -19 10 £42,500 - 2
Somerset - 4 £41,202 -
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 74 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.05%) Linux
3 42 (37.17%) C++
4 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
4 41 (36.28%) Scrum
5 40 (35.40%) Python
6 39 (34.51%) C#
6 39 (34.51%) Open Source
7 32 (28.32%) Security Cleared
7 32 (28.32%) Java
7 32 (28.32%) .NET
7 32 (28.32%) OOD
7 32 (28.32%) OO
7 32 (28.32%) JIRA
8 31 (27.43%) Finance
8 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
9 29 (25.66%) Apache
9 29 (25.66%) Wiki
9 29 (25.66%) Confluence
9 29 (25.66%) DevOps
10 28 (24.78%) Bitbucket
10 28 (24.78%) Jenkins
10 28 (24.78%) CentOS
10 28 (24.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (24.78%) EasyMock
10 28 (24.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (24.78%) Java EE
10 28 (24.78%) Spring
10 28 (24.78%) JSF
10 28 (24.78%) EJB

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 29 (25.66%) Apache
1 29 (25.66%) Confluence
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.54%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) VPN
3 3 (2.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (11.50%) PowerCenter
2 13 (11.50%) QualityStage
2 13 (11.50%) RDBMS
2 13 (11.50%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.50%) SAP Data Services
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.88%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) JIRA
2 28 (24.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 28 (24.78%) Bitbucket
2 28 (24.78%) EasyMock
2 28 (24.78%) Jenkins
2 28 (24.78%) JUnit
3 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (27.43%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Electronics
3 2 (1.77%) Law
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Software Engineer
2 29 (25.66%) Developer
3 28 (24.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (24.78%) Java Engineer
3 28 (24.78%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Agile Developer
4 17 (15.04%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.50%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Project Leader
6 12 (10.62%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Analyst
7 10 (8.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (8.85%) DevOps Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) Business Analyst
8 9 (7.96%) Electronics Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.32%) .NET
2 28 (24.78%) EJB
2 28 (24.78%) Java EE
2 28 (24.78%) JSF
2 28 (24.78%) Spring
3 16 (14.16%) HTML
3 16 (14.16%) Web Services
4 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET
4 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (13.27%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (11.50%) jQuery
5 13 (11.50%) XML
6 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (10.62%) HTML5
7 8 (7.08%) Node.js
8 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.65%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.65%) JSON
9 3 (2.65%) STL
9 3 (2.65%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) Wiki
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.54%) Replication
5 3 (2.65%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.77%) NHS
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (0.88%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (38.05%) Linux
2 28 (24.78%) CentOS
2 28 (24.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (13.27%) Windows
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.28%) Scrum
2 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
3 39 (34.51%) Open Source
4 32 (28.32%) OO
4 32 (28.32%) OOD
5 29 (25.66%) DevOps
6 22 (19.47%) UML
7 21 (18.58%) Collaborative Working
7 21 (18.58%) SDLC
8 18 (15.93%) MVC
8 18 (15.93%) Waterfall
9 15 (13.27%) V-Model
10 14 (12.39%) Test Strategy
11 13 (11.50%) CRM
11 13 (11.50%) ETL
11 13 (11.50%) QMS
11 13 (11.50%) Quality Management
12 12 (10.62%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (10.62%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) C++
2 40 (35.40%) Python
3 39 (34.51%) C#
4 32 (28.32%) Java
5 27 (23.89%) C
6 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.27%) SQL
8 7 (6.19%) Assembly Language
9 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.54%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.54%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.88%) Ada
10 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 25 (22.12%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.39%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.54%) Degree
6 3 (2.65%) ISEB
7 2 (1.77%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.88%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.88%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) pfSense
2 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.78%) Red Hat
3 14 (12.39%) Oracle
4 13 (11.50%) IBM
4 13 (11.50%) Informatica
4 13 (11.50%) Trillium
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco
5 4 (3.54%) Splunk
6 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.88%) SAP