Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 68 95
Rank change year-on-year +27 +27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 48 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.17% 2.44% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.80% 2.68% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 12
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% +18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £42,500 £39,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -24.00%

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 827 859 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 89.02% 91.00% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 682 683 1,097
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £23,400
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +19 32 £38,750 +14.81% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +2 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Stafford +14 1 £40,000 +8.11%
Lichfield +1 1 £35,000 -9.68%
Customer Requirements
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Project Management
3 20 (41.67%) Change Management
3 20 (41.67%) Business Process Analysis
4 17 (35.42%) Decision-Making
4 17 (35.42%) SDLC
4 17 (35.42%) Project Planning
4 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 13 (27.08%) C#
5 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 12 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.83%) MVC
7 10 (20.83%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
9 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 6 (12.50%) HTML
10 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.42%) CSS
11 5 (10.42%) Finance
11 5 (10.42%) Web Development
12 4 (8.33%) 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 2 (4.17%) CMS
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Subversion
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 12 (25.00%) Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Project Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Software Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Project Implementation Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Software Implementation Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Software Implementation Project Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
1 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.33%) XML
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.25%) HTML5
5 3 (6.25%) jQuery
5 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.17%) JSON
6 2 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (4.17%) SOAP
6 2 (4.17%) Web Services
6 2 (4.17%) WinForms
6 2 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Business Process Analysis
2 20 (41.67%) Change Management
2 20 (41.67%) Project Management
3 17 (35.42%) Decision-Making
3 17 (35.42%) Project Planning
3 17 (35.42%) SDLC
4 10 (20.83%) MVC
4 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 8 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
5 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.42%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) OOP
10 2 (4.17%) DSDM
10 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.17%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft