Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 440 476 408
Rank change year-on-year +36 -68 +90
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1183 1158 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.68% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 828 885 1346
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,550 £79,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Requirements 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 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
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 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the UK

Requirements 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 Requirements Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +26 1098 £52,500 -8.70% 57
UK excluding London +1 658 £47,500 -5.00% 40
London +55 510 £57,500 -4.17% 21
North of England +47 179 £45,000 +12.50% 11
South East +2 172 £55,000 - 6
North West +27 131 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Midlands -25 106 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Scotland +58 97 £56,250 +25.00% 2
East of England +5 70 £45,000 -21.74% 8
West Midlands -3 66 £45,000 -36.84% 2
South West -22 61 £42,500 +1.19% 4
Yorkshire +28 48 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Midlands +1 40 £55,000 - 5
Northern Ireland -23 10 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Wales -12 6 £36,375 -3.00% 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements 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 Requirements Analysis.

1 514 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (38.04%) Finance
3 304 (25.70%) SQL
4 303 (25.61%) Degree
5 301 (25.44%) Scrum
6 252 (21.30%) C#
7 248 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
8 246 (20.79%) Business Analysis
9 225 (19.02%) Java
10 220 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 197 (16.65%) Banking
12 189 (15.98%) Software Engineering
13 181 (15.30%) .NET
14 180 (15.22%) JavaScript
15 178 (15.05%) SDLC
16 177 (14.96%) Microsoft
17 160 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 157 (13.27%) Retail
19 149 (12.60%) UML
20 138 (11.67%) Investment Banking
21 133 (11.24%) HTML
22 129 (10.90%) Relational Database
23 127 (10.74%) Test Automation
24 124 (10.48%) Project Management
25 115 (9.72%) Management Information System
26 108 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
27 106 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
28 105 (8.88%) Linux
29 103 (8.71%) Asset Management
30 102 (8.62%) ITIL

Requirements 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 39 (3.30%) Confluence
2 34 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (2.11%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.78%) CMS
5 19 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.35%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.10%) Jetty
9 12 (1.01%) Apache Pig
9 12 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (0.93%) Mule ESB
11 8 (0.68%) Apache
12 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.34%) IIS
13 4 (0.34%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
14 3 (0.25%) JBoss
14 3 (0.25%) Papyrus
Applications
1 52 (4.40%) MS Visio
2 35 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.76%) InVision
8 7 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.25%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.25%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.085%) InDesign
10 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.085%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (1.69%) SAP SCM
2 18 (1.52%) SAP MM
3 17 (1.44%) SAP SD
4 12 (1.01%) Temenos T24
5 11 (0.93%) Markit EDM
6 9 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.51%) Maximo
9 5 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.34%) Aligne
10 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.34%) Endur
10 4 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.34%) SAP EWM
10 4 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.25%) Exstream
11 3 (0.25%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.25%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.69%) SaaS
4 15 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (1.27%) PaaS
5 9 (0.76%) IaaS
5 9 (0.76%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.59%) GitHub
7 4 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.34%) Office 365
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.17%) G Suite
8 2 (0.17%) Route 53
8 2 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.47%) Internet
2 36 (3.04%) Intranet
3 23 (1.94%) Wireless
4 22 (1.86%) Firewall
5 21 (1.78%) Network Security
6 19 (1.61%) HTTP
7 15 (1.27%) VPN
8 13 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
9 12 (1.01%) IP Telephony
9 12 (1.01%) LAN
9 12 (1.01%) MPLS
9 12 (1.01%) WAN
10 11 (0.93%) NFC
11 8 (0.68%) SMS
12 6 (0.51%) AMQP
13 5 (0.42%) Extranet
14 4 (0.34%) SNMP
15 3 (0.25%) DNS
15 3 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 129 (10.90%) Relational Database
3 101 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (4.40%) NoSQL
6 48 (4.06%) Big Data
7 46 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 32 (2.70%) Hadoop
10 30 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
11 27 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (1.86%) Power BI
12 22 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.78%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.78%) QlikView
14 19 (1.61%) Oracle Database
15 17 (1.44%) MySQL
16 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 74 (6.26%) Visual Studio
2 60 (5.07%) Jenkins
2 60 (5.07%) JIRA
3 57 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 50 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 26 (2.20%) MagicDraw
6 26 (2.20%) Toad
6 26 (2.20%) XMLSpy
7 22 (1.86%) NUnit
8 21 (1.78%) JUnit
9 19 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (1.52%) Maven
10 18 (1.52%) Selenium
11 16 (1.35%) FitNesse
11 16 (1.35%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
13 14 (1.18%) TestNG
14 13 (1.10%) HP UFT
14 13 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 450 (38.04%) Finance
2 197 (16.65%) Banking
3 157 (13.27%) Retail
4 138 (11.67%) Investment Banking
5 72 (6.09%) Retail Banking
6 59 (4.99%) Legal
7 55 (4.65%) Automotive
8 42 (3.55%) Manufacturing
9 39 (3.30%) German Language
10 28 (2.37%) Advertising
11 27 (2.28%) Marketing
12 26 (2.20%) Front Office
13 21 (1.78%) Billing
14 19 (1.61%) Telecoms
15 16 (1.35%) Electronics
15 16 (1.35%) Financial Institution
16 14 (1.18%) Local Government
17 9 (0.76%) Law
17 9 (0.76%) Publishing
18 7 (0.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 347 (29.33%) Analyst
2 283 (23.92%) Developer
3 260 (21.98%) Business Analyst
4 137 (11.58%) Architect
5 127 (10.74%) Consultant
6 126 (10.65%) C# Developer
7 103 (8.71%) .NET Developer
8 89 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 85 (7.19%) Software Engineer
10 78 (6.59%) Agile Business Analyst
11 63 (5.33%) SQL Developer
12 52 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
13 45 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
14 44 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 44 (3.72%) Senior Developer
15 40 (3.38%) Java Engineer
16 36 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
16 36 (3.04%) Software Developer
17 34 (2.87%) BizTalk Developer
18 32 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (15.30%) .NET
2 133 (11.24%) HTML
3 101 (8.54%) XML
4 97 (8.20%) ASP.NET
5 86 (7.27%) Web Services
6 83 (7.02%) Spring
7 79 (6.68%) CSS
8 72 (6.09%) AngularJS
9 69 (5.83%) REST
10 61 (5.16%) HTML5
11 54 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (4.14%) jQuery
13 45 (3.80%) Hibernate
14 42 (3.55%) JSON
15 34 (2.87%) .NET Framework
15 34 (2.87%) SOAP
16 33 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (2.37%) Entity Framework
18 27 (2.28%) FIX Protocol
18 27 (2.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 248 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 96 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 67 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (4.31%) User Experience
6 40 (3.38%) Reference Data
7 32 (2.70%) Clustering
8 26 (2.20%) Algorithms
9 25 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.94%) Data Centre
11 21 (1.78%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.61%) Equities
13 18 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (1.35%) Hedge funds
16 13 (1.10%) PMI
17 12 (1.01%) Blackberry
17 12 (1.01%) Contactless
17 12 (1.01%) Derivative
18 11 (0.93%) Digital Currency
Operating Systems
1 105 (8.88%) Linux
2 95 (8.03%) Windows
3 46 (3.89%) Unix
4 12 (1.01%) Ubuntu
5 8 (0.68%) AIX
5 8 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.51%) CentOS
6 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.42%) Android
7 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.25%) HPUX
8 3 (0.25%) Solaris
9 2 (0.17%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.085%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (25.44%) Scrum
3 246 (20.79%) Business Analysis
4 189 (15.98%) Software Engineering
5 178 (15.05%) SDLC
6 160 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 149 (12.60%) UML
8 127 (10.74%) Test Automation
9 124 (10.48%) Project Management
10 108 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
11 106 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 103 (8.71%) Asset Management
13 102 (8.62%) ITIL
14 101 (8.54%) OO
15 100 (8.45%) MVC
15 100 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 92 (7.78%) Wealth Management
17 90 (7.61%) Use Case
18 85 (7.19%) Data Analysis
18 85 (7.19%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 304 (25.70%) SQL
2 252 (21.30%) C#
3 225 (19.02%) Java
4 180 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 94 (7.95%) Python
6 92 (7.78%) T-SQL
7 70 (5.92%) C++
8 64 (5.41%) C
9 42 (3.55%) PowerShell
10 28 (2.37%) VB.NET
11 27 (2.28%) VB
12 21 (1.78%) Scala
13 19 (1.61%) Ruby
14 17 (1.44%) Perl
15 16 (1.35%) PHP
16 13 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.01%) Groovy
18 11 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 10 (0.85%) Bash Shell
19 10 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 303 (25.61%) Degree
2 73 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.33%) ISEB
4 51 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (3.38%) SC Cleared
6 25 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
7 23 (1.94%) PMI Certification
8 20 (1.69%) CISSP
9 15 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.18%) DV Cleared
11 13 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.10%) PMP
11 13 (1.10%) Siebel Certification
12 12 (1.01%) CCIE
12 12 (1.01%) IIBA
13 11 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.85%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.59%) QA
2 26 (2.20%) ISO 20022
3 22 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.18%) GDPR
6 13 (1.10%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.76%) PMO
8 7 (0.59%) MiFID
9 6 (0.51%) GPG13
10 5 (0.42%) SLA
11 3 (0.25%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.25%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.085%) ECSS
13 1 (0.085%) EMIR
13 1 (0.085%) FATCA
13 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 15 (1.27%) Docker
2 13 (1.10%) HDFS
3 12 (1.01%) Apache Flume
3 12 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.085%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (1.78%) Ansible
2 17 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (1.44%) Puppet
3 12 (1.01%) Oozie
4 9 (0.76%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.59%) Kibana
6 6 (0.51%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.34%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.17%) Nagios
9 1 (0.085%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.085%) SCCM
9 1 (0.085%) Terraform
Vendors
1 177 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 96 (8.11%) SAP
3 62 (5.24%) Oracle
4 29 (2.45%) Tableau
5 26 (2.20%) VMware
6 23 (1.94%) Siebel
7 22 (1.86%) OpenText
7 22 (1.86%) Sun
8 21 (1.78%) CheckPoint
9 19 (1.61%) Cognizant
10 18 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 17 (1.44%) Google
12 15 (1.27%) Cisco
12 15 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (1.27%) Sybase
13 14 (1.18%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.18%) Rackspace
14 13 (1.10%) Adobe
14 13 (1.10%) IBM
14 13 (1.10%) Pega