Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Feasibility Study skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Feasibility Study over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Feasibility Studies
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 891 877 903
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 -59
Permanent jobs citing Feasibility Study 281 269 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 168 183 304
UK median annual salary £47,750 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% -6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £33,173
90th Percentile £81,625 £70,000 £84,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

Feasibility Study 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 156,628 153,326 180,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.84% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125,948 125,702 150,219
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Feasibility Study
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Feasibility Study as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Feasibility Study in the UK

Feasibility Study
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Feasibility Study.

Salary trend for Feasibility Study in the UK

Feasibility Study
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Feasibility Study over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Feasibility Study in the UK

Feasibility Study
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Feasibility Study within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 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 +6 261 £50,000 +6.38% 42
UK excluding London -13 177 £42,500 - 32
London +26 103 £52,500 - 15
North of England -21 75 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West -5 49 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East -1 39 £60,000 -0.83% 6
East of England +13 26 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire -8 26 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Midlands 0 15 £35,000 -26.32% 9
Wales - 14 £30,500 - 4
East Midlands -4 9 £35,000 -26.32% 5
West Midlands +5 6 £62,500 +42.86% 4
Scotland - 5 £42,500 - 1
South West -15 3 £39,000 +59.18% 2

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Feasibility Study 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 Feasibility Study.

1 134 (47.69%) Project Management
2 130 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (37.37%) Finance
4 75 (26.69%) Degree
5 65 (23.13%) Business Analysis
6 63 (22.42%) Waterfall
7 57 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (18.51%) Technical Architecture
9 47 (16.73%) SDLC
10 46 (16.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 44 (15.66%) QA
11 44 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (14.23%) Legal
13 38 (13.52%) Scrum
13 38 (13.52%) UML
14 36 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (12.46%) HTML
15 35 (12.46%) Oracle
16 34 (12.10%) .NET
16 34 (12.10%) XML
16 34 (12.10%) Banking
16 34 (12.10%) Stakeholder Analysis
17 33 (11.74%) Management Information System
18 32 (11.39%) Telecoms
18 32 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
18 32 (11.39%) ITIL
18 32 (11.39%) SQL
18 32 (11.39%) SQL Server
19 31 (11.03%) GAP Analysis

Feasibility Study
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 20 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.41%) Apache
2 18 (6.41%) IIS
2 18 (6.41%) SAS
3 8 (2.85%) OpenStack
3 8 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.71%) DNN
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) CICS
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.71%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.36%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.14%) Boomi
4 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.69%) Internet
2 11 (3.91%) Broadband
3 3 (1.07%) Network Security
3 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.71%) DHCP
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) LAN
4 2 (0.71%) SAN
4 2 (0.71%) SMS
4 2 (0.71%) VLAN
4 2 (0.71%) VPN
4 2 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (6.41%) Base SAS
3 18 (6.41%) Big Data
3 18 (6.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 17 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.78%) DB2
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.07%) MS Access
7 3 (1.07%) QlikView
8 2 (0.71%) Redis
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.36%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.85%) JIRA
2 5 (1.78%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (1.78%) PVCS
2 5 (1.78%) Toad
3 3 (1.07%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.07%) ERwin
3 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.07%) XMLSpy
4 2 (0.71%) Liquibase
4 2 (0.71%) Selenium
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
4 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.36%) MSI
5 1 (0.36%) Rational Rose
General
1 105 (37.37%) Finance
2 40 (14.23%) Legal
3 34 (12.10%) Banking
4 32 (11.39%) Telecoms
5 24 (8.54%) Retail
6 14 (4.98%) Electronics
7 13 (4.63%) German Language
8 5 (1.78%) Advertising
8 5 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.07%) Law
9 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.71%) Billing
10 2 (0.71%) Marketing
10 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Games
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (39.86%) Analyst
2 108 (38.43%) Business Analyst
3 35 (12.46%) Architect
3 35 (12.46%) Consultant
4 30 (10.68%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (9.61%) Senior Business Analyst
6 21 (7.47%) Business IT Analyst
6 21 (7.47%) IT Analyst
6 21 (7.47%) IT Business Analyst
7 19 (6.76%) Business Systems Analyst
7 19 (6.76%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 18 (6.41%) Developer
9 17 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.34%) Logistics Analyst
10 15 (5.34%) Logistics Business Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.27%) Agile Business Analyst
13 11 (3.91%) Business Change Analyst
13 11 (3.91%) Product Manager
13 11 (3.91%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.46%) HTML
2 34 (12.10%) .NET
2 34 (12.10%) XML
3 26 (9.25%) Web Services
4 20 (7.12%) JSP
5 13 (4.63%) jQuery
6 10 (3.56%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.56%) CSS
7 8 (2.85%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.85%) React
8 5 (1.78%) XHTML
9 4 (1.42%) J2EE
9 4 (1.42%) STL
9 4 (1.42%) TensorFlow
10 3 (1.07%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.07%) SOAP
10 3 (1.07%) Struts
11 2 (0.71%) Keras
11 2 (0.71%) Spring
11 2 (0.71%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.74%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.96%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (8.90%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.41%) Credit Risk
5 18 (6.41%) Market Risk
6 16 (5.69%) PMI
7 13 (4.63%) Driving Licence
7 13 (4.63%) FMCG
7 13 (4.63%) Internet of Things
7 13 (4.63%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.56%) Data Centre
9 9 (3.20%) Fintech
10 6 (2.14%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.78%) e-Learning
11 5 (1.78%) NHS
12 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
13 3 (1.07%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.07%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.19%) Unix
2 21 (7.47%) Windows
3 20 (7.12%) AIX
4 18 (6.41%) HPUX
4 18 (6.41%) Linux
4 18 (6.41%) Solaris
5 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.69%) Project Management
2 130 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (23.13%) Business Analysis
4 63 (22.42%) Waterfall
5 57 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (18.51%) Technical Architecture
7 47 (16.73%) SDLC
8 46 (16.37%) User Acceptance Testing
9 44 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (13.52%) Scrum
10 38 (13.52%) UML
11 36 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (12.10%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 32 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
13 32 (11.39%) ITIL
14 31 (11.03%) GAP Analysis
15 30 (10.68%) Mentoring
15 30 (10.68%) Requirements Analysis
15 30 (10.68%) TOGAF
16 26 (9.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.39%) SQL
2 24 (8.54%) Java
3 18 (6.41%) C#
4 16 (5.69%) Python
5 15 (5.34%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.91%) C++
7 8 (2.85%) Ruby
8 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) COBOL
11 1 (0.36%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 75 (26.69%) Degree
2 16 (5.69%) PMI Certification
3 14 (4.98%) IIBA
4 10 (3.56%) ISEB
4 10 (3.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.85%) MCSD
6 8 (2.85%) MCSE
6 8 (2.85%) MCTS
7 5 (1.78%) APMP
7 5 (1.78%) PhD
8 4 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.71%) CBAP
10 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (15.66%) QA
2 22 (7.83%) Data Quality
3 20 (7.12%) GDPR
4 8 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.78%) PMO
7 4 (1.42%) COBIT
7 4 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.36%) PSD2
8 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) Ansible
1 8 (2.85%) Kubernetes
1 8 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.85%) Puppet
1 8 (2.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (12.46%) Oracle
2 19 (6.76%) SAP
3 12 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.07%) Informatica
4 3 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.07%) Teradata
4 3 (1.07%) Trillium
5 2 (0.71%) Capita
5 2 (0.71%) Citrix
5 2 (0.71%) Concur
5 2 (0.71%) Guidewire
5 2 (0.71%) IBM
5 2 (0.71%) Perforce
5 2 (0.71%) Sage
5 2 (0.71%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.36%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco
6 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.36%) Intel