Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Requirements Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analyst
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1222 1245
Rank change year-on-year +71 +23 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Analyst 37 49 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 46
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,745
90th Percentile £66,000 £68,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171323 195326 214137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 139589 164138 175660
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Requirements Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Requirements Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analyst in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Requirements Analyst in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analyst over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analyst in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +86 37 £50,000 +11.11%
UK excluding London +73 21 £45,000 -
London +50 16 £57,500 +2.22%
Midlands +40 8 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands +24 8 £35,000 -22.22%
South West +17 7 £45,000 +5.88%
South East +70 5 £50,000 +11.11%
North of England -18 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Requirements Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Requirements Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
3 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) Web Development
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (24.32%) C#
6 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) User Stories
8 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
9 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.51%) Use Case
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) MVNO
11 3 (8.11%) SDLC
11 3 (8.11%) Business Process Analysis
11 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (8.11%) Java
11 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (8.11%) Change Management
11 3 (8.11%) ISEB
11 3 (8.11%) Banking
11 3 (8.11%) BDD
12 2 (5.41%) Kanban
12 2 (5.41%) Pega
12 2 (5.41%) OpenText Process Suite
12 2 (5.41%) Process Management
12 2 (5.41%) jQuery

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (5.41%) OpenText Process Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) jQuery
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Web Development
5 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) User Stories
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Use Case
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Business Process Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Process Management
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) OpenText
1 2 (5.41%) Pega
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow