Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Feasibility Studies
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 800 892 871
Rank change year-on-year +92 -21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Feasibility Study 399 336 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 198 254 371
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,173 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -7.22%

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 157899 169213 193846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.95% 89.23% 88.62%
Number of salaries quoted 124329 140773 159410
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Feasibility Study in the UK

Feasibility Study
Top 15 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 23 October 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 +143 382 £52,500 +5.00% 21
London +113 253 £57,500 +15.00% 5
UK excluding London 0 140 £47,500 - 17
North of England +14 46 £47,500 +18.75% 4
South East +72 43 £52,500 +8.25% 8
North West +12 26 £51,250 +36.67% 2
Yorkshire +28 20 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Midlands -14 17 £40,000 -27.27%
East Midlands +29 14 £35,000 -16.17%
South West +23 14 £40,000 -5.33% 3
East of England -21 8 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Northern Ireland - 7 £33,000 -
Wales -5 3 £50,000 +4.17%
West Midlands -26 3 £72,500 +31.82%
Scotland -12 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 227 (56.89%) Finance
2 148 (37.09%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 121 (30.33%) Asset Management
6 120 (30.08%) Banking
7 105 (26.32%) Degree
8 104 (26.07%) Retail Banking
8 104 (26.07%) Wealth Management
9 102 (25.56%) Investment Banking
10 95 (23.81%) Project Management
11 90 (22.56%) Java
12 88 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 87 (21.80%) .NET
14 85 (21.30%) Unix
15 79 (19.80%) SDLC
16 70 (17.54%) Linux
17 67 (16.79%) DevOps
18 60 (15.04%) User Experience
18 60 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
19 56 (14.04%) SQL
20 55 (13.78%) Data Modelling
21 53 (13.28%) Red Hat
22 52 (13.03%) Jenkins
23 51 (12.78%) Web Development
24 50 (12.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 50 (12.53%) AngularJS
24 50 (12.53%) C#
24 50 (12.53%) Windows
24 50 (12.53%) Solaris

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 14 (3.51%) Confluence
2 13 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.25%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.25%) CICS
Applications
1 60 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.51%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) SAP EWM
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.75%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.50%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.75%) Force.com
2 7 (1.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 5 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.76%) LDAP
2 9 (2.26%) Firewall
3 7 (1.75%) Wireless
4 6 (1.50%) LAN
4 6 (1.50%) WAN
5 5 (1.25%) Internet
5 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.00%) Intranet
6 4 (1.00%) VoIP
6 4 (1.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.75%) DNS
7 3 (0.75%) Network Security
7 3 (0.75%) SAN
8 2 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.50%) DHCP
8 2 (0.50%) SNMP
8 2 (0.50%) VPN
9 1 (0.25%) FCoE
9 1 (0.25%) RS-232
9 1 (0.25%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.26%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.50%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.50%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.25%) Apache Hive
5 5 (1.25%) Big Data
5 5 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.25%) MySQL
5 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.25%) Sqoop
6 3 (0.75%) DB2
7 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.50%) MS Access
7 2 (0.50%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (13.03%) Jenkins
2 49 (12.28%) Gradle
2 49 (12.28%) Maven
2 49 (12.28%) TeamCity
3 40 (10.03%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.76%) JIRA
5 14 (3.51%) JIRA Agile
5 14 (3.51%) ScriptRunner
6 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.50%) ERwin
6 2 (0.50%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.50%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.25%) LSMW
7 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 227 (56.89%) Finance
2 120 (30.08%) Banking
3 104 (26.07%) Retail Banking
4 102 (25.56%) Investment Banking
5 49 (12.28%) Retail
6 17 (4.26%) Marketing
7 13 (3.26%) Financial Institution
8 12 (3.01%) Electronics
9 11 (2.76%) Legal
9 11 (2.76%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.50%) Law
11 5 (1.25%) Games
12 4 (1.00%) Advertising
12 4 (1.00%) Billing
13 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.50%) Back Office
14 2 (0.50%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 140 (35.09%) Analyst
2 138 (34.59%) Business Analyst
3 63 (15.79%) Subject Matter Expert
4 56 (14.04%) Developer
5 39 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 37 (9.27%) Automation Developer
7 33 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (8.27%) Senior Business Analyst
8 32 (8.02%) Architect
9 22 (5.51%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
11 16 (4.01%) C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (3.51%) JIRA Expert
13 12 (3.01%) Business Manager
13 12 (3.01%) Consultant
13 12 (3.01%) Enterprise Architect
13 12 (3.01%) Finance Business Analyst
13 12 (3.01%) Financial Analyst
14 11 (2.76%) Cloud Architect
15 10 (2.51%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (21.80%) .NET
2 50 (12.53%) AngularJS
3 37 (9.27%) ASP.NET
3 37 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (9.27%) WinForms
4 27 (6.77%) STL
5 16 (4.01%) Middleware
5 16 (4.01%) Web Services
6 10 (2.51%) HTML
7 8 (2.01%) XML
8 7 (1.75%) SOAP
9 6 (1.50%) CSS
9 6 (1.50%) EDI
9 6 (1.50%) JSON
9 6 (1.50%) Swing
9 6 (1.50%) Visualforce
10 5 (1.25%) IDoc
10 5 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (1.00%) Ajax
11 4 (1.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 148 (37.09%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (15.04%) User Experience
3 48 (12.03%) Computer Science
4 32 (8.02%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.76%) Fixed Income
6 14 (3.51%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.26%) Equities
8 10 (2.51%) NHS
9 8 (2.01%) Fintech
10 6 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.25%) PKI
12 4 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.75%) Animation
13 3 (0.75%) Tandem
14 2 (0.50%) AS400
14 2 (0.50%) CCTV
14 2 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 85 (21.30%) Unix
2 70 (17.54%) Linux
3 50 (12.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (12.53%) Solaris
3 50 (12.53%) Windows
4 4 (1.00%) Android
4 4 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.50%) SUSE
6 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 121 (30.33%) Asset Management
4 104 (26.07%) Wealth Management
5 95 (23.81%) Project Management
6 88 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 79 (19.80%) SDLC
8 67 (16.79%) DevOps
9 55 (13.78%) Data Modelling
10 51 (12.78%) Web Development
11 40 (10.03%) Change Management
12 39 (9.77%) MVC
13 38 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 37 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 36 (9.02%) Data Analysis
16 35 (8.77%) Waterfall
17 34 (8.52%) Product Management
18 32 (8.02%) ITIL
18 32 (8.02%) Migration
18 32 (8.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 90 (22.56%) Java
2 56 (14.04%) SQL
3 50 (12.53%) C#
4 47 (11.78%) JavaScript
5 44 (11.03%) C++
6 38 (9.52%) Python
7 37 (9.27%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.75%) C
9 6 (1.50%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.50%) PHP
9 6 (1.50%) SOQL
9 6 (1.50%) SOSL
10 5 (1.25%) Perl
11 3 (0.75%) GLSL
12 1 (0.25%) ABAP
12 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) C-shell
12 1 (0.25%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (26.32%) Degree
2 33 (8.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (5.01%) IIBA
4 19 (4.76%) ISEB
5 17 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.76%) APMP
7 5 (1.25%) CBAP
7 5 (1.25%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.00%) CITP
8 4 (1.00%) HND
9 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) CCNA
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) OCP
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.76%) QA
2 10 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (1.75%) PMO
4 5 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.00%) SLA
6 3 (0.75%) GDPR
7 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.50%) EMIR
7 2 (0.50%) FATCA
7 2 (0.50%) FINRA
7 2 (0.50%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.50%) MiFID
7 2 (0.50%) UCITS
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.00%) vSphere
3 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.25%) Firmware
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.25%) vCloud
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.50%) Netcool
2 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.25%) Ansible
3 1 (0.25%) Icinga
3 1 (0.25%) Kibana
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (13.28%) Red Hat
2 46 (11.53%) Oracle
3 21 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.76%) SAP
5 14 (3.51%) Atlassian
6 13 (3.26%) Alias
7 9 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.01%) HP
9 5 (1.25%) Citrix
9 5 (1.25%) hybris
9 5 (1.25%) Splunk
9 5 (1.25%) VMware
10 4 (1.00%) Cisco
10 4 (1.00%) ProCurve
10 4 (1.00%) webMethods
11 3 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.75%) Workday
12 2 (0.50%) Informatica
12 2 (0.50%) Trillium
12 2 (0.50%) Zend