Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cost-Benefit Analysis
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 713 949 974
Rank change year-on-year +236 +25 +69
Permanent jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 57 79 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.063% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 114
Median annual salary £88,250 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +96.11% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £46,625 £29,475 £36,750
90th Percentile £113,500 £86,250 £98,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,000 £41,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +22.89% -13.54% -8.57%

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 59,483 115,045 139,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.40% 92.10% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47,951 92,143 111,869
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis.

Salary trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 8 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 25 January 2021. 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 +230 51 £105,000 +133.33% 12
London +211 35 £105,000 +37.70% 2
UK excluding London +183 17 £51,000 +22.89% 11
South East +139 9 £48,000 +23.87% 1
North West +89 6 £55,500 - 1
North of England +87 6 £55,500 +11.00% 1
South West +64 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit 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 with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 36 (63.16%) Business Case
2 31 (54.39%) Degree
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 26 (45.61%) Finance
5 25 (43.86%) Computer Science
6 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 24 (42.11%) SaaS
7 23 (40.35%) XML
8 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 21 (36.84%) CSS
8 21 (36.84%) SharePoint
8 21 (36.84%) Line Management
8 21 (36.84%) Power Platform
9 20 (35.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 20 (35.09%) Azure
10 19 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 19 (33.33%) PaaS
10 19 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (33.33%) CQRS
10 19 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (33.33%) DevOps
10 19 (33.33%) Microservices
10 19 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
10 19 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
10 19 (33.33%) Data Lake
10 19 (33.33%) Databricks
10 19 (33.33%) .NET
10 19 (33.33%) Risk Analysis

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 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Appian
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.11%) SaaS
2 21 (36.84%) Power Platform
3 20 (35.09%) Azure
4 19 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Boomi
5 2 (3.51%) Office 365
5 2 (3.51%) Power Automate
5 2 (3.51%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.75%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) JIRA
1 5 (8.77%) TestRail
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 4 (7.02%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Housing Association
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Applications Architect
1 19 (33.33%) Architect
2 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Applications Architect
2 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
2 15 (26.32%) SaaS Architect
3 14 (24.56%) Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Innovation Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Healthcare Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Healthcare Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) XML
2 21 (36.84%) CSS
3 19 (33.33%) .NET
3 19 (33.33%) Ajax
3 19 (33.33%) jQuery
3 19 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) Middleware
5 2 (3.51%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (1.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.04%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.77%) PMI
6 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.51%) SCORM
7 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.75%) Life Science
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Business Case
2 25 (43.86%) Computer Science
3 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 21 (36.84%) Line Management
5 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (33.33%) CQRS
5 19 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 19 (33.33%) DevOps
5 19 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 19 (33.33%) Microservices
5 19 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (28.07%) BPR
7 15 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (22.81%) Business Analysis
9 12 (21.05%) Project Management
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (17.54%) Process Improvement
11 10 (17.54%) Project Delivery
11 10 (17.54%) Requirements Gathering
12 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C++
3 5 (8.77%) Python
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) Degree
2 20 (35.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.02%) ISEB
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) Databricks
3 5 (8.77%) DocuSign
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Dell
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.75%) BT
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle