Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 69 106
Rank change year-on-year +29 +37 -12
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 42 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.07% 2.60% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 2.91% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 3
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £70,000 £39,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.21% +26.92% -23.53%

Customer Requirements 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 763 928 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 92.04% 89.32% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 626 741 1,033
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,857 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.64% - -

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Staffordshire

Customer Requirements
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Customer Requirements in Staffordshire

Customer Requirements
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Customer Requirements in Staffordshire

Customer Requirements
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Tamworth +23 32 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Lichfield +7 1 £39,500 +5.33% 4
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £50,000 - 1
Customer Requirements
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Project Management
4 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (33.33%) Change Management
4 14 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
5 13 (30.95%) Decision-Making
5 13 (30.95%) Project Planning
5 13 (30.95%) SQL
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (28.57%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
7 11 (26.19%) SDLC
8 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 8 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (19.05%) Commercial Awareness
9 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) Web Development
11 3 (7.14%) Finance
11 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 3 (7.14%) HTML
11 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
11 3 (7.14%) CSS
11 3 (7.14%) SLA

Customer Requirements
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Consultant
4 8 (19.05%) Implementation Consultant
4 8 (19.05%) Software Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Software Consultant
4 8 (19.05%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 7 (16.67%) Project Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Software Implementation Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Software Implementation Project Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
1 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) WinForms
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) JSON
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Project Management
3 14 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
3 14 (33.33%) Change Management
4 13 (30.95%) Decision-Making
4 13 (30.95%) Project Planning
5 12 (28.57%) MVC
6 11 (26.19%) SDLC
7 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (21.43%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (19.05%) Commercial Awareness
8 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.90%) Web Development
10 3 (7.14%) OO
10 3 (7.14%) OOP
11 1 (2.38%) DSDM
11 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.38%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle