Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 37 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.41% 1.48% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 1.58% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,625 £30,375
90th Percentile £56,500 £41,250 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.62% -23.33% +0.48%

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 920 1,010 1,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 84.71% 93.43% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 778 839 942
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,647 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,250 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.05% -3.53% +6.25%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +5 17 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Lichfield - 8 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +13 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Stafford +1 1 £40,000 +17.65% 1
Customer Requirements
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) SDLC
3 12 (32.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (32.43%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (24.32%) HTML5
6 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
6 9 (24.32%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
6 9 (24.32%) MVC
7 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
7 8 (21.62%) Business Process Analysis
7 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.92%) BPMN
8 7 (18.92%) Change Management
8 7 (18.92%) Project Management
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
9 6 (16.22%) Classic ASP
9 6 (16.22%) Project Planning

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) MSI
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
1 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Business IT Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) IT Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) IT Business Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Software Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Project Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Digital Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Software Implementation Manager
10 1 (2.70%) Software Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
1 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
3 9 (24.32%) HTML5
3 9 (24.32%) jQuery
3 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
6 6 (16.22%) Classic ASP
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.41%) XHTML
8 2 (5.41%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile Computing
1 4 (10.81%) Taxonomies
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) SDLC
3 12 (32.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 9 (24.32%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Business Process Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.92%) BPMN
7 7 (18.92%) Change Management
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security
9 4 (10.81%) Matrix Management
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.81%) Use Case
9 4 (10.81%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft