Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 492 468 469
Rank change year-on-year -24 +1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 960 1,104 1,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 623 755 973
UK median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 154,531 162,100 180,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.12% 91.52% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 123,046 129,010 150,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -1 927 £49,000 -2.00% 88
UK excluding London -2 644 £47,500 +5.56% 79
London -76 302 £60,000 -0.83% 23
South East +10 206 £47,500 -5.00% 26
South West +62 118 £46,000 +8.24% 5
East of England +71 111 £56,250 +25.00% 18
Midlands +33 102 £50,000 +18.91% 10
North of England -47 88 £47,500 +5.56% 6
West Midlands +49 73 £42,500 +2.41% 7
North West -45 58 £47,500 +8.57% 2
East Midlands -7 29 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Yorkshire +8 22 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Scotland -79 13 £38,000 -5.00% 11
North East -14 8 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Wales +2 4 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Northern Ireland -4 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 441 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (28.02%) SQL
3 246 (25.63%) Degree
4 245 (25.52%) Software Engineering
5 243 (25.31%) Finance
6 208 (21.67%) C#
6 208 (21.67%) Scrum
6 208 (21.67%) SDLC
7 191 (19.90%) .NET
8 186 (19.38%) JavaScript
9 185 (19.27%) Microsoft
10 171 (17.81%) Business Analysis
11 160 (16.67%) HTML
11 160 (16.67%) Java
12 148 (15.42%) SQL Server
13 132 (13.75%) OO
14 131 (13.65%) UML
14 131 (13.65%) C++
14 131 (13.65%) Project Management
15 127 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 119 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
17 118 (12.29%) Web Services
18 117 (12.19%) Computer Science
19 113 (11.77%) Security Cleared
19 113 (11.77%) CSS
20 112 (11.67%) XML
21 109 (11.35%) ITIL
21 109 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
22 107 (11.15%) C
23 105 (10.94%) JIRA

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 59 (6.15%) Confluence
2 42 (4.38%) Apache
3 33 (3.44%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.71%) Apache Spark
5 25 (2.60%) CMS
6 19 (1.98%) Apache Solr
7 17 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (1.35%) Apache Pig
9 12 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.63%) JBoss
11 6 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.52%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.52%) Documentum
12 5 (0.52%) Drupal
12 5 (0.52%) FileNet
12 5 (0.52%) Liferay
12 5 (0.52%) LiveCycle
12 5 (0.52%) LiveLink
12 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 29 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.42%) Simulink
5 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (1.25%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.31%) LabWindows
4 3 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.21%) Maximo
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.21%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 109 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.02%) PaaS
4 26 (2.71%) SaaS
5 25 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (2.40%) IaaS
7 19 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (1.25%) Office 365
10 9 (0.94%) Azure Functions
10 9 (0.94%) Serverless
11 7 (0.73%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 6 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.63%) CloudFront
12 6 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.52%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.42%) GitHub
15 3 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.31%) Force.com
15 3 (0.31%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.10%) Firewall
2 24 (2.50%) HTTP
2 24 (2.50%) Internet
3 21 (2.19%) VPN
4 20 (2.08%) Network Security
5 16 (1.67%) BGP
5 16 (1.67%) OSPF
6 15 (1.56%) WebEx
7 14 (1.46%) DNS
7 14 (1.46%) SNMP
8 13 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (1.35%) DHCP
8 13 (1.35%) FWSM
8 13 (1.35%) IPsec
8 13 (1.35%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (0.94%) SSL
9 9 (0.94%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.83%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 61 (6.35%) Big Data
4 58 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (3.96%) RDBMS
7 37 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 32 (3.33%) Oracle Database
10 29 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
11 18 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (1.88%) PowerCenter
12 17 (1.77%) Apache Hive
12 17 (1.77%) MySQL
12 17 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (1.77%) QualityStage
12 17 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
13 15 (1.56%) NoSQL
13 15 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 105 (10.94%) JIRA
2 64 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 55 (5.73%) Jenkins
4 50 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (5.10%) JUnit
6 48 (5.00%) Selenium
6 48 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 41 (4.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 38 (3.96%) Bitbucket
9 37 (3.85%) WebDriver
10 30 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 26 (2.71%) EasyMock
11 26 (2.71%) HP UFT
12 22 (2.29%) NUnit
13 18 (1.88%) Robot Framework
14 15 (1.56%) JMeter
15 13 (1.35%) Ant
15 13 (1.35%) Eclipse
15 13 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
15 13 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 243 (25.31%) Finance
2 58 (6.04%) Retail
3 51 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 37 (3.85%) Marketing
5 32 (3.33%) Banking
6 24 (2.50%) Publishing
7 22 (2.29%) Local Government
8 16 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.56%) Legal
9 15 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.46%) Electronics
11 10 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.83%) Military
13 7 (0.73%) Automotive
14 6 (0.63%) Billing
14 6 (0.63%) Law
15 4 (0.42%) Back Office
16 2 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 256 (26.67%) Analyst
2 212 (22.08%) Developer
3 174 (18.13%) Business Analyst
4 135 (14.06%) Architect
5 104 (10.83%) Software Engineer
6 84 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
7 80 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 71 (7.40%) .NET Developer
9 70 (7.29%) Consultant
10 69 (7.19%) C# Developer
11 54 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
12 50 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (4.58%) Java Developer
14 40 (4.17%) Java Engineer
15 37 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
16 33 (3.44%) QA Analyst
17 32 (3.33%) Senior Developer
18 31 (3.23%) Tester
19 30 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
20 28 (2.92%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (19.90%) .NET
2 160 (16.67%) HTML
3 118 (12.29%) Web Services
4 113 (11.77%) CSS
5 112 (11.67%) XML
6 89 (9.27%) ASP.NET
7 72 (7.50%) jQuery
8 70 (7.29%) JSON
8 70 (7.29%) Spring
9 68 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 53 (5.52%) AngularJS
10 53 (5.52%) HTML5
11 48 (5.00%) RESTful
12 46 (4.79%) WCF
13 44 (4.58%) Java EE
14 42 (4.38%) JSF
15 41 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (3.33%) REST
17 31 (3.23%) CSS3
17 31 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 117 (12.19%) Computer Science
2 98 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
4 67 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 65 (6.77%) Data Centre
6 61 (6.35%) User Experience
7 48 (5.00%) Algorithms
8 45 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (3.54%) CMDB
10 33 (3.44%) Virtual Team
11 32 (3.33%) Mobile App
12 30 (3.13%) Fintech
13 27 (2.81%) Wiki
14 23 (2.40%) Data Structures
15 19 (1.98%) PMI
16 17 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
16 17 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (1.46%) Public Cloud
18 13 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 13 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 100 (10.42%) Linux
2 85 (8.85%) Windows
3 32 (3.33%) CentOS
4 26 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (2.29%) Unix
6 21 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.98%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.77%) Windows Phone
8 17 (1.77%) Windows Phone 8
9 16 (1.67%) Android
10 13 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.42%) AIX
13 4 (0.42%) Solaris
14 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (25.52%) Software Engineering
3 208 (21.67%) Scrum
3 208 (21.67%) SDLC
4 171 (17.81%) Business Analysis
5 132 (13.75%) OO
6 131 (13.65%) Project Management
6 131 (13.65%) UML
7 127 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 119 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
9 109 (11.35%) ITIL
10 103 (10.73%) Acceptance Criteria
11 100 (10.42%) User Stories
12 96 (10.00%) MVC
13 95 (9.90%) Kanban
14 94 (9.79%) Presales
15 88 (9.17%) Unit Testing
16 87 (9.06%) Migration
16 87 (9.06%) Test Automation
17 86 (8.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 269 (28.02%) SQL
2 208 (21.67%) C#
3 186 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 160 (16.67%) Java
5 131 (13.65%) C++
6 107 (11.15%) C
7 93 (9.69%) Python
8 39 (4.06%) T-SQL
9 36 (3.75%) PL/SQL
9 36 (3.75%) VB
10 23 (2.40%) PHP
11 22 (2.29%) Scala
12 19 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 19 (1.98%) VB6
13 18 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.35%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.15%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.04%) Ada
18 8 (0.83%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 246 (25.63%) Degree
2 113 (11.77%) Security Cleared
3 62 (6.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 58 (6.04%) DV Cleared
5 55 (5.73%) ISEB
5 55 (5.73%) PMI Certification
6 45 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (3.75%) PMP
8 30 (3.13%) CISSP
9 28 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
9 28 (2.92%) MCSE
10 24 (2.50%) IIBA
10 24 (2.50%) MCP
11 22 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (2.08%) CEH
13 19 (1.98%) MCSA
14 14 (1.46%) CCNP
15 10 (1.04%) PhD
16 9 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (9.48%) QA
2 34 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 24 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (2.19%) ISO 9001
5 20 (2.08%) GPG13
6 19 (1.98%) GDPR
7 7 (0.73%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.31%) GCP
8 3 (0.31%) IEC 62304
8 3 (0.31%) JTAG
9 2 (0.21%) ISO 26262
9 2 (0.21%) MISRA
9 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.21%) PMO
9 2 (0.21%) SLA
9 2 (0.21%) UCITS
10 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.10%) ECSS
10 1 (0.10%) FISMA
10 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 34 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (3.02%) Firmware
3 24 (2.50%) Docker
4 15 (1.56%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.83%) vSphere
7 5 (0.52%) pfSense
8 4 (0.42%) HDFS
9 3 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (1.56%) HP UCMDB
2 10 (1.04%) Puppet
2 10 (1.04%) Terraform
3 9 (0.94%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.94%) SCVMM
4 8 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.83%) Salt
5 7 (0.73%) Oozie
6 6 (0.63%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.42%) Ansible
8 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.21%) Packer
8 2 (0.21%) SCCM
8 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.10%) Kibana
9 1 (0.10%) MOM
9 1 (0.10%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 185 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 103 (10.73%) Oracle
3 52 (5.42%) VMware
4 46 (4.79%) WorldPay
5 44 (4.58%) SAP
6 43 (4.48%) HP
7 33 (3.44%) CheckPoint
8 32 (3.33%) Citrix
9 30 (3.13%) Informatica
10 29 (3.02%) IBM
11 26 (2.71%) Red Hat
12 25 (2.60%) Google
13 24 (2.50%) EMC
14 23 (2.40%) NetApp
15 22 (2.29%) Cisco
16 21 (2.19%) Adobe
17 20 (2.08%) BMC
18 18 (1.88%) Rackspace
19 17 (1.77%) Interwoven
19 17 (1.77%) ServiceNow