Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 480 478 499
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -67
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 953 1,102 1,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 666 743 792
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £76,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% -4.12% +7.78%

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 148,624 164,621 170,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 118,172 130,267 141,462
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -5 911 £50,000 -2.91% 112
UK excluding London +24 585 £47,500 +2.15% 99
London -22 347 £60,000 +4.35% 24
South East +43 185 £47,500 -9.52% 40
South West +47 103 £45,000 +5.88% 19
East of England +58 93 £53,000 +17.78% 11
North of England -62 93 £44,000 -2.22% 7
Midlands +17 84 £50,000 +8.11% 11
North West -41 74 £44,000 -2.22% 5
West Midlands +16 43 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East Midlands +16 41 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Scotland -66 22 £35,750 -36.44% 6
Yorkshire -3 15 £45,000 -
Wales +10 4 £40,500 +11.34% 5
North East - 4 £30,000 - 2
Northern Ireland -8 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 503 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (26.23%) SQL
3 242 (25.39%) Finance
4 231 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 230 (24.13%) Microsoft
6 209 (21.93%) C#
7 195 (20.46%) .NET
7 195 (20.46%) Business Analysis
8 188 (19.73%) Scrum
9 176 (18.47%) Project Management
10 173 (18.15%) Java
10 173 (18.15%) Degree
11 159 (16.68%) HTML
12 156 (16.37%) SDLC
13 151 (15.84%) SQL Server
14 145 (15.22%) OO
15 136 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 132 (13.85%) JavaScript
17 120 (12.59%) Python
18 116 (12.17%) C++
19 113 (11.86%) JIRA
20 112 (11.75%) Oracle
21 109 (11.44%) MVC
21 109 (11.44%) DevOps
22 104 (10.91%) UML
23 103 (10.81%) Linux
24 101 (10.60%) Web Services
25 99 (10.39%) Open Source
26 98 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
27 97 (10.18%) XML

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 74 (7.76%) Confluence
2 69 (7.24%) Apache
3 34 (3.57%) CMS
4 32 (3.36%) Apache Solr
5 29 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.99%) Apache Spark
6 19 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (1.15%) Apache Pig
9 9 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.84%) SAS
10 8 (0.84%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.31%) WordPress
14 2 (0.21%) Documentum
14 2 (0.21%) Zope
Applications
1 41 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 20 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.10%) Simulink
5 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (2.10%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (1.47%) SDL Web 8
3 13 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.05%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.94%) Magento
6 6 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.42%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.31%) LabWindows
8 3 (0.31%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle AGIS
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.21%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.04%) PaaS
4 28 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.78%) IaaS
6 17 (1.78%) SaaS
7 15 (1.57%) Office 365
8 13 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (1.36%) CloudFront
8 13 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (1.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 9 (0.94%) Azure Functions
10 9 (0.94%) Serverless
11 7 (0.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.52%) Data Lake Analytics
13 5 (0.52%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.31%) iPaaS
15 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.30%) HTTP
2 34 (3.57%) Firewall
3 28 (2.94%) Internet
4 15 (1.57%) Network Security
5 13 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
6 11 (1.15%) SSL
6 11 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.84%) VPN
8 7 (0.73%) WebEx
9 3 (0.31%) BGP
9 3 (0.31%) Intranet
9 3 (0.31%) IPsec
9 3 (0.31%) OSPF
9 3 (0.31%) Skype
9 3 (0.31%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.21%) FTP
10 2 (0.21%) MPLS
10 2 (0.21%) Multicast
10 2 (0.21%) SAN
11 1 (0.10%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 94 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 80 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
4 66 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (5.88%) Big Data
6 55 (5.77%) RDBMS
7 45 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (3.78%) NoSQL
10 34 (3.57%) Hadoop
11 28 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
12 27 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (2.73%) MySQL
13 26 (2.73%) Power BI
14 21 (2.20%) Oracle Database
14 21 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 20 (2.10%) MongoDB
16 19 (1.99%) PowerCenter
17 18 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 113 (11.86%) JIRA
2 86 (9.02%) Jenkins
3 71 (7.45%) JUnit
4 61 (6.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 60 (6.30%) Visual Studio
6 59 (6.19%) Bitbucket
7 50 (5.25%) EasyMock
8 47 (4.93%) Git (software)
9 40 (4.20%) Selenium
10 29 (3.04%) WebDriver
11 19 (1.99%) HP UFT
11 19 (1.99%) Robot Framework
12 17 (1.78%) NUnit
12 17 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
13 16 (1.68%) Eclipse
13 16 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (1.26%) Cucumber
15 11 (1.15%) JMeter
16 10 (1.05%) SoapUI
17 9 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 242 (25.39%) Finance
2 58 (6.09%) Marketing
3 57 (5.98%) Retail
4 41 (4.30%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.36%) Banking
6 23 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.20%) Local Government
7 21 (2.20%) Publishing
8 18 (1.89%) Legal
9 13 (1.36%) Law
10 12 (1.26%) Billing
10 12 (1.26%) Electronics
11 10 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.63%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.52%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Automotive
15 3 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 267 (28.02%) Analyst
2 229 (24.03%) Developer
3 182 (19.10%) Business Analyst
4 150 (15.74%) Architect
5 91 (9.55%) Solutions Architect
6 81 (8.50%) Consultant
6 81 (8.50%) Software Engineer
7 74 (7.76%) C# Developer
8 69 (7.24%) Software Developer
9 66 (6.93%) .NET Developer
10 54 (5.67%) Java Developer
11 51 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
12 48 (5.04%) Senior Developer
13 46 (4.83%) Java Engineer
14 43 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
15 42 (4.41%) Project Manager
16 41 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
17 36 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
18 35 (3.67%) Data Architect
19 33 (3.46%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (20.46%) .NET
2 159 (16.68%) HTML
3 101 (10.60%) Web Services
4 97 (10.18%) XML
5 95 (9.97%) Spring
6 90 (9.44%) AngularJS
7 84 (8.81%) ASP.NET
8 75 (7.87%) CSS
9 65 (6.82%) Java EE
10 61 (6.40%) JSF
11 51 (5.35%) EJB
12 46 (4.83%) JSON
13 45 (4.72%) jQuery
14 42 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (4.20%) HTML5
15 40 (4.20%) REST
16 35 (3.67%) .NET Core
17 32 (3.36%) .NET Framework
17 32 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (3.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 62 (6.51%) User Experience
4 57 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 53 (5.56%) Wiki
6 44 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (4.09%) Virtual Team
8 38 (3.99%) Fintech
9 29 (3.04%) Mobile App
10 28 (2.94%) Algorithms
11 26 (2.73%) Data Centre
12 23 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (1.99%) CMDB
14 18 (1.89%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.89%) Reinsurance
15 16 (1.68%) FMCG
15 16 (1.68%) NHS
16 14 (1.47%) PMI
17 13 (1.36%) Hedge funds
18 12 (1.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 103 (10.81%) Linux
2 66 (6.93%) Windows
3 63 (6.61%) CentOS
4 50 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (1.68%) Android
6 15 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.36%) Unix
7 13 (1.36%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.84%) Solaris
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.10%) Fedora
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (24.24%) Software Engineering
3 195 (20.46%) Business Analysis
4 188 (19.73%) Scrum
5 176 (18.47%) Project Management
6 156 (16.37%) SDLC
7 145 (15.22%) OO
8 136 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 109 (11.44%) DevOps
9 109 (11.44%) MVC
10 104 (10.91%) UML
11 99 (10.39%) Open Source
12 98 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
13 97 (10.18%) OOD
14 92 (9.65%) User Stories
15 89 (9.34%) ITIL
16 86 (9.02%) Data Modelling
17 84 (8.81%) Presales
17 84 (8.81%) PRINCE2
18 81 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 250 (26.23%) SQL
2 209 (21.93%) C#
3 173 (18.15%) Java
4 132 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 120 (12.59%) Python
6 116 (12.17%) C++
7 83 (8.71%) C
8 39 (4.09%) T-SQL
9 22 (2.31%) PHP
10 19 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 17 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.68%) Ada
13 12 (1.26%) VB
14 11 (1.15%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.94%) Perl
16 9 (0.94%) Scala
17 7 (0.73%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.73%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 173 (18.15%) Degree
2 83 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 57 (5.98%) ISEB
4 38 (3.99%) DV Cleared
4 38 (3.99%) SC Cleared
5 32 (3.36%) PMI Certification
6 31 (3.25%) IIBA
7 30 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (3.04%) CISSP
9 26 (2.73%) CompTIA Security+
10 25 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (2.20%) MCSE
12 20 (2.10%) CEH
12 20 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (1.89%) PMP
14 14 (1.47%) CBAP
15 13 (1.36%) ISTQB
16 12 (1.26%) APMP
16 12 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (1.15%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.93%) QA
2 59 (6.19%) Data Quality
3 41 (4.30%) GDPR
4 20 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.78%) GPG13
6 8 (0.84%) DO-178B
6 8 (0.84%) MISRA
7 7 (0.73%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 7 (0.73%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.42%) SLA
9 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.21%) PMO
10 2 (0.21%) SEPA
11 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 34 (3.57%) Docker
2 17 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.36%) vSphere
4 10 (1.05%) Firmware
5 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.31%) HDFS
6 3 (0.31%) pfSense
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (2.73%) Terraform
2 21 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.78%) Puppet
4 13 (1.36%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.05%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.94%) Salt
7 7 (0.73%) HP UCMDB
8 6 (0.63%) Ansible
8 6 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.52%) Packer
10 3 (0.31%) Oozie
11 2 (0.21%) CASB
11 2 (0.21%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.21%) MOM
11 2 (0.21%) QRadar
11 2 (0.21%) SCCM
11 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 230 (24.13%) Microsoft
2 112 (11.75%) Oracle
3 60 (6.30%) SAP
4 51 (5.35%) Red Hat
5 37 (3.88%) Informatica
6 32 (3.36%) hybris
7 30 (3.15%) VMware
8 28 (2.94%) Adobe
9 27 (2.83%) HP
9 27 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (2.52%) Google
11 22 (2.31%) IBM
12 20 (2.10%) WorldPay
13 18 (1.89%) CheckPoint
13 18 (1.89%) Citrix
14 17 (1.78%) EMC
14 17 (1.78%) NetApp
15 16 (1.68%) Interwoven
15 16 (1.68%) Trillium
16 14 (1.47%) OpenText