Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 477 424
Rank change year-on-year -7 -53 +65
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1,020 1,027 1,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.58% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.65% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 741 771 1,247
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 157,440 157,260 187,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.54% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 127,646 129,586 155,123
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 16 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 17 February 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 -11 965 £55,000 - 107
UK excluding London -2 605 £50,000 +5.26% 76
London -28 401 £60,000 - 37
North of England -5 162 £47,500 +26.67% 16
South East +1 146 £55,000 - 14
Midlands +25 123 £52,500 -4.55% 10
North West -9 122 £47,500 +35.71% 8
West Midlands +45 86 £45,000 +1.69% 4
East of England +20 80 £52,500 - 16
South West -18 50 £46,000 +2.22% 14
Scotland -14 46 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +4 38 £42,500 -10.53% 7
East Midlands 0 36 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
Wales +1 3 £37,500 +4.17% 2
North East -24 2 £85,000 +137.98% 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Requirements 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 Requirements Analysis.

1 381 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (33.24%) SQL
3 328 (32.16%) Finance
4 239 (23.43%) Scrum
5 223 (21.86%) Degree
6 203 (19.90%) SQL Server
7 202 (19.80%) C#
8 187 (18.33%) Java
9 181 (17.75%) Software Engineering
9 181 (17.75%) Business Analysis
10 174 (17.06%) SDLC
11 164 (16.08%) Microsoft
12 152 (14.90%) JavaScript
13 151 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
14 148 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 147 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 142 (13.92%) .NET
17 126 (12.35%) UML
18 125 (12.25%) HTML
19 110 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
20 108 (10.59%) ITIL
21 106 (10.39%) Relational Database
22 104 (10.20%) Windows
22 104 (10.20%) Project Management
23 102 (10.00%) Retail
24 101 (9.90%) Linux
24 101 (9.90%) Web Services
24 101 (9.90%) QA
25 99 (9.71%) DevOps
26 95 (9.31%) Banking

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 36 (3.53%) Confluence
2 35 (3.43%) WebSphere
3 19 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (1.86%) WebSphere Portal
4 16 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (1.47%) CMS
5 15 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.08%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (0.78%) Jetty
9 7 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.59%) TPMS
11 5 (0.49%) Apache
11 5 (0.49%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.39%) Drupal
12 4 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.098%) InVision
7 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.78%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.78%) SAP SCM
5 7 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.59%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.49%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.39%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.29%) Aligne
9 3 (0.29%) Endur
9 3 (0.29%) Maximo
9 3 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.20%) FastStats
10 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 83 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (1.57%) SaaS
5 15 (1.47%) OpenShift
6 10 (0.98%) IaaS
6 10 (0.98%) PaaS
7 7 (0.69%) GitHub
8 6 (0.59%) CloudFront
8 6 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.49%) Slack
10 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.39%) Office 365
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.098%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.098%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.43%) Internet
2 27 (2.65%) Firewall
3 18 (1.76%) VPN
4 17 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (1.67%) DNS
4 17 (1.67%) Network Security
5 15 (1.47%) DHCP
6 14 (1.37%) HTTP
6 14 (1.37%) Wireless
7 13 (1.27%) SNMP
8 12 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (0.88%) BGP
9 9 (0.88%) FWSM
9 9 (0.88%) Intranet
9 9 (0.88%) IPsec
9 9 (0.88%) LAN
9 9 (0.88%) OSPF
9 9 (0.88%) Skype
9 9 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 106 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 88 (8.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 33 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
6 33 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (3.14%) Big Data
7 32 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 23 (2.25%) GIS
11 22 (2.16%) RDBMS
12 21 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (1.96%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.86%) Data Lake
14 19 (1.86%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.76%) Power BI
16 17 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 54 (5.29%) JIRA
3 47 (4.61%) Visual Studio
4 44 (4.31%) Jenkins
5 43 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (1.76%) NUnit
7 17 (1.67%) Cucumber
8 14 (1.37%) Selenium
9 13 (1.27%) Bitbucket
9 13 (1.27%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
10 12 (1.18%) Subversion
10 12 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (1.08%) JUnit
11 11 (1.08%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (0.78%) TestNG
13 7 (0.69%) FitNesse
13 7 (0.69%) HP UFT
General
1 328 (32.16%) Finance
2 102 (10.00%) Retail
3 95 (9.31%) Banking
4 62 (6.08%) Manufacturing
5 54 (5.29%) Investment Banking
6 39 (3.82%) Legal
7 27 (2.65%) Marketing
8 21 (2.06%) Automotive
9 19 (1.86%) Advertising
9 19 (1.86%) German Language
10 18 (1.76%) Local Government
11 14 (1.37%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.08%) Aerospace
12 11 (1.08%) Front Office
13 10 (0.98%) Electronics
13 10 (0.98%) Publishing
14 9 (0.88%) Billing
15 8 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.69%) Law
17 6 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 290 (28.43%) Analyst
2 232 (22.75%) Developer
3 210 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 164 (16.08%) Architect
5 103 (10.10%) C# Developer
5 103 (10.10%) Consultant
6 80 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 76 (7.45%) Software Engineer
8 69 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
9 66 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 61 (5.98%) SQL Developer
11 56 (5.49%) Agile Business Analyst
12 42 (4.12%) Java Engineer
13 41 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
14 37 (3.63%) Senior Developer
15 33 (3.24%) Business Systems Analyst
16 32 (3.14%) Java Developer
17 29 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
17 29 (2.84%) Software Developer
18 27 (2.65%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (13.92%) .NET
2 125 (12.25%) HTML
3 101 (9.90%) Web Services
4 76 (7.45%) ASP.NET
5 66 (6.47%) AngularJS
5 66 (6.47%) XML
6 64 (6.27%) REST
7 59 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 57 (5.59%) CSS
9 53 (5.20%) Spring
10 39 (3.82%) JMS
11 36 (3.53%) J2EE
11 36 (3.53%) jQuery
12 33 (3.24%) Hibernate
12 33 (3.24%) HTML5
12 33 (3.24%) JSON
12 33 (3.24%) WCF
13 31 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (2.94%) RESTful
15 28 (2.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 151 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (9.22%) Computer Science
3 70 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 50 (4.90%) Data Centre
6 39 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 38 (3.73%) User Experience
8 29 (2.84%) Algorithms
9 27 (2.65%) PMI
10 26 (2.55%) CMDB
11 23 (2.25%) Data Structures
12 22 (2.16%) Driving Licence
12 22 (2.16%) FMCG
13 18 (1.76%) Internet of Things
14 17 (1.67%) PKI
14 17 (1.67%) Public Cloud
15 16 (1.57%) Virtual Team
16 15 (1.47%) Fintech
17 13 (1.27%) Clustering
18 11 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.20%) Windows
2 101 (9.90%) Linux
3 52 (5.10%) Unix
4 26 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.47%) AIX
6 12 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.69%) Solaris
9 6 (0.59%) HPUX
10 5 (0.49%) CentOS
11 4 (0.39%) Android
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.098%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.098%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (23.43%) Scrum
3 181 (17.75%) Business Analysis
3 181 (17.75%) Software Engineering
4 174 (17.06%) SDLC
5 148 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 147 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 126 (12.35%) UML
8 110 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 108 (10.59%) ITIL
10 104 (10.20%) Project Management
11 99 (9.71%) DevOps
12 95 (9.31%) Migration
13 90 (8.82%) Test Automation
14 89 (8.73%) OO
15 87 (8.53%) MVC
16 78 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (7.45%) Unit Testing
18 73 (7.16%) Mentoring
19 71 (6.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 339 (33.24%) SQL
2 202 (19.80%) C#
3 187 (18.33%) Java
4 152 (14.90%) JavaScript
5 87 (8.53%) C
6 77 (7.55%) Python
6 77 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 55 (5.39%) C++
8 52 (5.10%) PowerShell
9 32 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 31 (3.04%) Perl
10 31 (3.04%) VB
11 25 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.47%) Scala
13 13 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 13 (1.27%) PHP
13 13 (1.27%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.69%) Ruby
15 4 (0.39%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 223 (21.86%) Degree
2 89 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 56 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (4.41%) ISEB
5 45 (4.41%) PMI Certification
6 35 (3.43%) DV Cleared
7 23 (2.25%) PMP
8 20 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.37%) CISSP
9 14 (1.37%) MCP
9 14 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.18%) IIBA
11 11 (1.08%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.88%) CCNP
13 8 (0.78%) CCIE
13 8 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
14 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (9.90%) QA
2 16 (1.57%) PMO
3 13 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.59%) GPG13
5 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.49%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.49%) SLA
7 4 (0.39%) COBIT
7 4 (0.39%) GDPR
7 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.29%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.29%) MiFID
9 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.098%) BS7666
10 1 (0.098%) ECSS
10 1 (0.098%) FATCA
10 1 (0.098%) MISRA
10 1 (0.098%) SEPA
System Software
1 38 (3.73%) Active Directory
1 38 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (2.35%) Docker
2 24 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.49%) Firmware
4 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.098%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.098%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (2.84%) Ansible
2 17 (1.67%) SCVMM
3 16 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.47%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.18%) Kibana
5 12 (1.18%) Prometheus
6 9 (0.88%) Puppet
7 5 (0.49%) Terraform
7 5 (0.49%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.098%) Graphite
9 1 (0.098%) Graylog
9 1 (0.098%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.098%) Nagios
9 1 (0.098%) SCCM
Vendors
1 164 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.94%) Oracle
3 69 (6.76%) SAP
4 42 (4.12%) VMware
5 28 (2.75%) Google
6 25 (2.45%) CheckPoint
7 24 (2.35%) Citrix
7 24 (2.35%) Siebel
7 24 (2.35%) Sun
7 24 (2.35%) Tableau
8 23 (2.25%) OpenText
9 22 (2.16%) Cisco
10 21 (2.06%) Pega
11 19 (1.86%) Fujitsu
12 18 (1.76%) Atlassian
12 18 (1.76%) BMC
12 18 (1.76%) Rackspace
13 17 (1.67%) IBM
14 15 (1.47%) WorldPay
15 14 (1.37%) Juniper