Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cost-Benefit Analysis
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1027 1009 1060
Rank change year-on-year -18 +51 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 147 187 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 135 138 171
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,700 £38,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +10.53% -7.32% +13.89%

Cost-Benefit 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,871 157,999 183,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.87% 89.53% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 125,016 130,615 152,469
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cost-Benefit Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis.

Salary trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
England -41 138 £60,000 +20.00% 8
UK excluding London -28 83 £52,500 +10.53% 7
London +22 62 £62,500 +13.64% 2
South East -10 29 £50,000 -13.04%
Midlands +14 21 £60,000 +41.18%
West Midlands +4 14 £60,000 +41.18%
South West +18 11 £52,500 +20.00% 1
East of England -4 8 £38,750 -51.56% 4
East Midlands +18 7 £57,500 +35.29%
North of England -20 7 £47,250 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire +16 4 £55,000 +27.91%
North West -15 3 £33,000 -26.67%
Northern Ireland - 3 £45,000 -
Wales +16 2 £47,500 -
Scotland - 2 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 78 (53.06%) Finance
2 52 (35.37%) Project Management
3 38 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (24.49%) PRINCE2
5 35 (23.81%) SQL
6 31 (21.09%) Degree
7 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
9 23 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (14.97%) High Availability
10 22 (14.97%) Active Directory
10 22 (14.97%) SQL Server
11 21 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Excel
12 20 (13.61%) Change Management
12 20 (13.61%) IT Strategy
13 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
13 19 (12.93%) SAN
14 17 (11.56%) CIMA
14 17 (11.56%) Legal
14 17 (11.56%) QA
14 17 (11.56%) Marketing
15 16 (10.88%) TOGAF
15 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (10.88%) MS Exchange
16 15 (10.20%) ITIL
16 15 (10.20%) MCSE
16 15 (10.20%) ERP
17 14 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
17 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.88%) MS Exchange
3 14 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.08%) CMS
4 6 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) Confluence
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.68%) InDesign
5 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.72%) NetSuite
1 4 (2.72%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.72%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.72%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) SaaS
2 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.40%) Office 365
4 4 (2.72%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.36%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.36%) IaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.93%) SAN
2 8 (5.44%) Firewall
3 6 (4.08%) Skype
4 5 (3.40%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.40%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.04%) Telepresence
5 3 (2.04%) WebEx
6 2 (1.36%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.36%) Wireless
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) DNS
7 1 (0.68%) LAN
7 1 (0.68%) MPLS
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) PBX
7 1 (0.68%) SMS
7 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.72%) Power BI
3 4 (2.72%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.36%) Big Data
5 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.36%) QlikView
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.76%) JIRA
2 6 (4.08%) git-flow
3 3 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 78 (53.06%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Legal
2 17 (11.56%) Marketing
3 14 (9.52%) Back Office
4 10 (6.80%) Retail
5 6 (4.08%) Advertising
6 5 (3.40%) Front Office
7 4 (2.72%) Banking
7 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.04%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.36%) Electronics
9 2 (1.36%) Law
9 2 (1.36%) Local Government
9 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (21.09%) Analyst
1 31 (21.09%) Architect
2 20 (13.61%) Project Manager
3 19 (12.93%) Business Analyst
3 19 (12.93%) Consultant
4 16 (10.88%) IT Manager
4 16 (10.88%) Technical Architect
5 15 (10.20%) Enterprise Architect
6 14 (9.52%) Active Directory Architect
6 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 9 (6.12%) Junior
7 9 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Technology Consultant
9 6 (4.08%) .NET Architect
9 6 (4.08%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.08%) Azure Architect
9 6 (4.08%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) .NET
2 6 (4.08%) Sass
3 5 (3.40%) EDI
4 3 (2.04%) XMPP
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) CSS3
5 1 (0.68%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) HTML5
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
5 1 (0.68%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.52%) Clustering
3 12 (8.16%) Social Media
4 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.08%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.08%) NHS
6 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.40%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.72%) BYOD
8 2 (1.36%) PMI
9 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.68%) Robotics
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) Windows
2 5 (3.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.36%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.37%) Project Management
2 38 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (24.49%) PRINCE2
4 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (14.97%) High Availability
6 20 (13.61%) Change Management
6 20 (13.61%) IT Strategy
7 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.88%) TOGAF
9 15 (10.20%) ERP
9 15 (10.20%) ITIL
10 14 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
10 14 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
11 13 (8.84%) Analytics
11 13 (8.84%) CRM
11 13 (8.84%) Process Improvement
12 12 (8.16%) Revenue Recognition
13 11 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (6.80%) Business Development
15 9 (6.12%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.81%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) C#
2 6 (4.08%) PHP
3 4 (2.72%) C
3 4 (2.72%) VBA
4 3 (2.04%) C++
4 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (21.09%) Degree
2 17 (11.56%) CIMA
3 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (10.20%) MCSE
5 14 (9.52%) CCNA
5 14 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (8.16%) ACCA
7 5 (3.40%) CFA
7 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.40%) MBA
7 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.36%) PMP
8 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.68%) CISA
9 1 (0.68%) CNE
9 1 (0.68%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.56%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) PMO
3 6 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.04%) GDPR
6 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.36%) P3O
6 2 (1.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.68%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (14.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) 3PAR
2 14 (9.52%) F5
2 14 (9.52%) HP
3 11 (7.48%) VMware
4 7 (4.76%) SAP
5 6 (4.08%) Cisco
5 6 (4.08%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.72%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle
7 2 (1.36%) Cognos
7 2 (1.36%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe
8 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.68%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.68%) CyberSource
8 1 (0.68%) iManage
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds