Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Feasibility Studies
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 918 792
Rank change year-on-year +108 -126 +37
Permanent jobs citing Feasibility Study 372 332 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 260 388
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,350 £33,173 £32,957
90th Percentile £86,475 £85,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% -5.38%

Feasibility Study is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158287 176312 191402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.06% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 125770 147022 156153
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 2017. 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 +145 365 £52,000 +4.00% 15
London +98 209 £55,000 +4.76% 6
UK excluding London +51 163 £45,000 -10.00% 10
North of England +36 74 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +50 46 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South East +84 43 £52,500 +18.64% 2
North West -14 28 £45,558 +30.16% 2
South West +13 17 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Midlands -20 16 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 9 £55,000 -31.25% 1
West Midlands +5 7 - -
Northern Ireland - 6 £33,000 -
East of England -14 5 £65,000 -5.45% 1
Wales +5 1 £50,000 +50.72%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Feasibility Study 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 Feasibility Study.

1 192 (51.61%) Finance
2 130 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (34.41%) Retail
3 128 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (34.14%) Degree
5 112 (30.11%) Business Analysis
6 99 (26.61%) Project Management
7 87 (23.39%) Java
8 83 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 78 (20.97%) Banking
10 74 (19.89%) Asset Management
11 72 (19.35%) Unix
12 71 (19.09%) Linux
13 67 (18.01%) .NET
14 66 (17.74%) Retail Banking
15 64 (17.20%) Wealth Management
16 63 (16.94%) Investment Banking
17 59 (15.86%) Oracle
17 59 (15.86%) Computer Science
18 54 (14.52%) SDLC
19 52 (13.98%) SQL
20 50 (13.44%) C++
20 50 (13.44%) Windows
21 48 (12.90%) UML
21 48 (12.90%) Scrum
22 45 (12.10%) Change Management
23 43 (11.56%) AngularJS
23 43 (11.56%) Web Development
24 42 (11.29%) Test Strategy
24 42 (11.29%) C#

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 5 (1.34%) Apache Pig
1 5 (1.34%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (10.48%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (6.18%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
1 13 (3.49%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) SAP EWM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.27%) BASE24
4 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.27%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.96%) Wireless
2 10 (2.69%) Firewall
3 8 (2.15%) LAN
3 8 (2.15%) WAN
4 7 (1.88%) HTTP
5 6 (1.61%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.08%) Internet
6 4 (1.08%) Intranet
6 4 (1.08%) SAN
6 4 (1.08%) SNMP
6 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.08%) VoIP
7 3 (0.81%) Network Security
8 2 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.54%) DHCP
8 2 (0.54%) DNS
8 2 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.03%) MongoDB
2 15 (4.03%) MySQL
3 10 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.42%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.61%) Big Data
7 5 (1.34%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.34%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.34%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (10.22%) Jenkins
2 35 (9.41%) Gradle
2 35 (9.41%) Maven
2 35 (9.41%) TeamCity
3 30 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.15%) JIRA
5 7 (1.88%) LSMW
6 3 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.54%) JUnit
7 2 (0.54%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 192 (51.61%) Finance
2 128 (34.41%) Retail
3 78 (20.97%) Banking
4 66 (17.74%) Retail Banking
5 63 (16.94%) Investment Banking
6 19 (5.11%) Marketing
7 14 (3.76%) Electronics
8 13 (3.49%) Financial Institution
9 12 (3.23%) Telecoms
10 10 (2.69%) Legal
11 8 (2.15%) Law
12 5 (1.34%) Games
13 4 (1.08%) Back Office
14 3 (0.81%) Advertising
14 3 (0.81%) Billing
15 2 (0.54%) French Language
15 2 (0.54%) German Language
15 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (39.78%) Analyst
2 144 (38.71%) Business Analyst
3 55 (14.78%) Developer
4 35 (9.41%) Subject Matter Expert
5 33 (8.87%) Architect
6 27 (7.26%) Software Engineer
7 24 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.18%) Automation Developer
8 23 (6.18%) C++ Software Engineer
9 22 (5.91%) Finance Business Analyst
9 22 (5.91%) Financial Analyst
10 21 (5.65%) Agile Business Analyst
11 19 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (5.11%) Senior Business Analyst
12 16 (4.30%) Lead Business Analyst
13 14 (3.76%) Business Manager
13 14 (3.76%) Digital Analyst
13 14 (3.76%) Digital Business Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) Business Change Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) Business Change Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (18.01%) .NET
2 43 (11.56%) AngularJS
3 32 (8.60%) STL
4 23 (6.18%) ASP.NET
4 23 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (6.18%) WinForms
5 21 (5.65%) Web Services
6 19 (5.11%) HTML
7 16 (4.30%) XML
8 12 (3.23%) Middleware
8 12 (3.23%) SOAP
9 10 (2.69%) IDoc
9 10 (2.69%) REST
10 9 (2.42%) CSS
10 9 (2.42%) JSON
10 9 (2.42%) Swing
11 8 (2.15%) Natural Language Processing
12 7 (1.88%) JDBC
12 7 (1.88%) SAP PI
13 5 (1.34%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 128 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (15.86%) Computer Science
3 41 (11.02%) User Experience
4 19 (5.11%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.30%) Fintech
6 13 (3.49%) Equities
6 13 (3.49%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.88%) NHS
9 5 (1.34%) PKI
9 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.08%) CCTV
10 4 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.81%) Animation
11 3 (0.81%) Smart City
11 3 (0.81%) Tandem
12 2 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.35%) Unix
2 71 (19.09%) Linux
3 50 (13.44%) Windows
4 35 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (9.41%) Solaris
5 9 (2.42%) Android
6 8 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (1.88%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (1.61%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.08%) SUSE
9 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.08%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (30.11%) Business Analysis
3 99 (26.61%) Project Management
4 83 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (19.89%) Asset Management
6 64 (17.20%) Wealth Management
7 54 (14.52%) SDLC
8 48 (12.90%) Scrum
8 48 (12.90%) UML
9 45 (12.10%) Change Management
10 43 (11.56%) Web Development
11 42 (11.29%) Test Strategy
12 37 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (9.41%) Data Modelling
13 35 (9.41%) DevOps
13 35 (9.41%) Product Management
13 35 (9.41%) Software Engineering
13 35 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (8.60%) BPMN
15 31 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 87 (23.39%) Java
2 52 (13.98%) SQL
3 50 (13.44%) C++
4 42 (11.29%) C#
5 40 (10.75%) Python
6 28 (7.53%) JavaScript
7 23 (6.18%) VB.NET
8 16 (4.30%) C
9 14 (3.76%) PHP
10 7 (1.88%) ABAP
10 7 (1.88%) Embedded C
10 7 (1.88%) VB
11 5 (1.34%) Perl
11 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.81%) GLSL
13 2 (0.54%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.54%) VB6
14 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 127 (34.14%) Degree
2 39 (10.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (7.80%) ISEB
4 20 (5.38%) IIBA
5 13 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.42%) APMP
7 4 (1.08%) HND
7 4 (1.08%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.81%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) CBAP
10 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.45%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (1.88%) SLA
3 6 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.61%) PMO
4 4 (1.08%) ISO 22301
5 3 (0.81%) GDPR
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.27%) EMIR
6 1 (0.27%) FATCA
6 1 (0.27%) FINRA
6 1 (0.27%) MiFID
6 1 (0.27%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.88%) Firmware
2 6 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.81%) vSphere
5 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.08%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.08%) FortiGate
1 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 59 (15.86%) Oracle
2 36 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 23 (6.18%) SAP
4 17 (4.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.49%) Alias
6 8 (2.15%) HP
7 6 (1.61%) Cisco
7 6 (1.61%) VMware
8 5 (1.34%) Citrix
8 5 (1.34%) Splunk
9 4 (1.08%) hybris
9 4 (1.08%) ProCurve
9 4 (1.08%) Sophos
9 4 (1.08%) Symantec
9 4 (1.08%) Zend
10 3 (0.81%) Sun
11 2 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.54%) Workday
12 1 (0.27%) FNZ