The median annual salary for a Requirements Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 943 950
Rank change year-on-year +100 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Analyst 24 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.015% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 29
Median salary £45,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.27% +19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £73,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -8.82%  

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 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Requirements Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Requirements Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analyst in the UK

Requirements Analyst
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 Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +91 24 £45,000 -16.27%
London +63 10 £57,500 -9.80%
West Midlands +27 7 £35,000 -
South West +18 4 £45,000 -
South East +57 3 £50,000 +7.52%
High Wycombe - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Telford - 2 £38,813 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £38,813 -
Cheltenham - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol -5 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Hereford - 1 £35,000 -

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) Web Development
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 9 (25.00%) Use Case
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) ISEB
7 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) Pega
8 3 (8.33%) OpenText Process Suite
8 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Workflow
8 3 (8.33%) OpenText MBPM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (8.33%) OpenText Process Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) MVNO
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) Use Case
3 9 (25.00%) Web Development
4 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.89%) SDLC
5 4 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C#
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) OpenText
2 3 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow