Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Requirements Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Management
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 772 866 805
Rank change year-on-year +94 -61 +53
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Management 430 366 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 253 275 385
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.51% +8.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £34,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.36% +15.79% -5.00%

Requirements Management 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 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Requirements Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in the UK

Requirements Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Requirements Management in the UK

Requirements Management
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Requirements Management in the UK

Requirements Management
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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 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 +69 405 £55,000 -4.35% 20
UK excluding London +45 236 £51,500 -6.36% 20
London +51 191 £60,000 - 2
South East +21 64 £56,250 -2.17% 8
South West +18 60 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North of England +12 49 £52,500 -4.55% 3
North West 0 38 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +43 31 £45,000 -16.28% 1
West Midlands +10 23 £51,500 -11.97%
Scotland +6 20 £48,750 - 2
Yorkshire +20 11 £52,500 +12.75% 1
East of England +1 9 £53,750 -12.96% 2
East Midlands +45 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Wales -3 2 £32,000 -28.89%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 239 (55.58%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (34.42%) Degree
3 107 (24.88%) Project Management
4 100 (23.26%) Finance
5 98 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 92 (21.40%) Business Analysis
7 80 (18.60%) SQL
8 77 (17.91%) JIRA
9 76 (17.67%) Java
10 75 (17.44%) ITIL
11 74 (17.21%) Rational DOORS
12 70 (16.28%) Security Cleared
13 69 (16.05%) UML
14 67 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
15 62 (14.42%) SDLC
16 60 (13.95%) C
17 58 (13.49%) Linux
18 57 (13.26%) Microsoft Office
19 56 (13.02%) Windows
19 56 (13.02%) Use Case
20 54 (12.56%) Scrum
21 53 (12.33%) Analytics
21 53 (12.33%) Creative Thinking
22 52 (12.09%) SC Cleared
23 49 (11.40%) Waterfall
23 49 (11.40%) User Stories
24 48 (11.16%) DevOps
25 47 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
25 47 (10.93%) Master's Degree
26 46 (10.70%) Validation

Requirements Management
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 24 (5.58%) Apache
2 16 (3.72%) Confluence
3 14 (3.26%) SAS
4 8 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.40%) CMS
6 4 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.23%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 57 (13.26%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (7.44%) MS Visio
3 29 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (4.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (3.02%) SPSS
7 7 (1.63%) Doxygen
8 5 (1.16%) Simulink
9 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.70%) Mathcad
10 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (3.02%) Teamcenter
2 10 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.47%) Lawson
3 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 20 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
2 20 (4.65%) GitHub
3 17 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.72%) PaaS
5 12 (2.79%) SaaS
6 10 (2.33%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.33%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.63%) Serverless
8 6 (1.40%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.49%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.93%) Firewall
2 4 (0.93%) Profibus
3 3 (0.70%) SMS
3 3 (0.70%) Wireless
4 2 (0.47%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.47%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (0.47%) HTTP
4 2 (0.47%) IPsec
4 2 (0.47%) Network Security
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
4 2 (0.47%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (0.47%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) 3G
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.23%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 37 (8.60%) Big Data
3 22 (5.12%) SQL Server
4 17 (3.95%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.02%) Power BI
6 13 (3.02%) QlikView
6 13 (3.02%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.23%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (17.91%) JIRA
2 74 (17.21%) Rational DOORS
3 22 (5.12%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 15 (3.49%) Subversion
6 14 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (3.02%) SonarQube
8 9 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.09%) JUnit
8 9 (2.09%) Selenium
9 7 (1.63%) Git (software)
10 6 (1.40%) Ant
10 6 (1.40%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (1.40%) Gradle
10 6 (1.40%) Maven
10 6 (1.40%) Rational Rhapsody
10 6 (1.40%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 4 (0.93%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.93%) gulp
General
1 100 (23.26%) Finance
2 46 (10.70%) Retail
3 39 (9.07%) Marketing
4 26 (6.05%) Military
4 26 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 23 (5.35%) Manufacturing
6 21 (4.88%) Banking
7 14 (3.26%) Electronics
8 13 (3.02%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.56%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.86%) Automotive
10 8 (1.86%) Games
11 7 (1.63%) Back Office
11 7 (1.63%) Legal
12 4 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.93%) Law
13 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.47%) Billing
14 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 165 (38.37%) Analyst
2 152 (35.35%) Business Analyst
3 48 (11.16%) Systems Engineer
4 39 (9.07%) Consultant
5 28 (6.51%) Architect
5 28 (6.51%) Digital Analyst
6 27 (6.28%) Agile Business Analyst
7 25 (5.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 24 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
9 23 (5.35%) Digital Business Analyst
9 23 (5.35%) Technical Manager
10 21 (4.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 19 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (4.19%) Senior Business Analyst
13 14 (3.26%) Data Consultant
13 14 (3.26%) Lead Business Analyst
14 13 (3.02%) Analytics Manager
14 13 (3.02%) Data Analytics Consultant
14 13 (3.02%) Data Analytics Manager
14 13 (3.02%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.28%) .NET
2 20 (4.65%) Hibernate
3 19 (4.42%) Node.js
4 18 (4.19%) REST
5 17 (3.95%) XML
6 16 (3.72%) SOAP
7 15 (3.49%) HTML
8 13 (3.02%) Spring
9 12 (2.79%) CSS
9 12 (2.79%) React
9 12 (2.79%) Sass
10 10 (2.33%) JSON
11 8 (1.86%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.86%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.86%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (1.86%) LESS
11 8 (1.86%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (1.86%) Struts
11 8 (1.86%) WinForms
11 8 (1.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.07%) Management Information System
3 36 (8.37%) User Experience
4 34 (7.91%) Computer Science
5 30 (6.98%) Life Science
6 20 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.72%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.33%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (2.09%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.86%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.86%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.63%) Social Media
12 6 (1.40%) Blog
13 5 (1.16%) VHDL
14 4 (0.93%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.93%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.93%) Market Risk
14 4 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.49%) Linux
2 56 (13.02%) Windows
3 21 (4.88%) Unix
4 7 (1.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 5 (1.16%) CentOS
5 5 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.93%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.23%) SmartOS
8 1 (0.23%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (55.58%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (24.88%) Project Management
3 98 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (21.40%) Business Analysis
5 75 (17.44%) ITIL
6 69 (16.05%) UML
7 62 (14.42%) SDLC
8 56 (13.02%) Use Case
9 54 (12.56%) Scrum
10 53 (12.33%) Analytics
10 53 (12.33%) Creative Thinking
11 49 (11.40%) User Stories
11 49 (11.40%) Waterfall
12 48 (11.16%) DevOps
13 46 (10.70%) Validation
14 43 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
15 42 (9.77%) PRINCE2
15 42 (9.77%) User Acceptance Testing
16 39 (9.07%) Data Modelling
17 37 (8.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.60%) SQL
2 76 (17.67%) Java
3 60 (13.95%) C
4 43 (10.00%) Python
5 27 (6.28%) C#
6 18 (4.19%) Bash Shell
6 18 (4.19%) Ruby
7 14 (3.26%) C++
8 13 (3.02%) JavaScript
8 13 (3.02%) PHP
8 13 (3.02%) R
9 12 (2.79%) Bourne shell
9 12 (2.79%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.56%) Perl
11 8 (1.86%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.63%) Scala
13 4 (0.93%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 148 (34.42%) Degree
2 70 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 52 (12.09%) SC Cleared
4 47 (10.93%) Master's Degree
5 29 (6.74%) ISEB
6 14 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.86%) PMP
8 6 (1.40%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (1.16%) IIBA
9 5 (1.16%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.93%) HND
11 3 (0.70%) CBAP
11 3 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.47%) ACCA
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.47%) MCSE
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.44%) QA
2 8 (1.86%) IEC 62304
3 7 (1.63%) MISRA
3 7 (1.63%) MISRA C
4 6 (1.40%) ISO 13485
4 6 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.16%) IEC 61508
5 5 (1.16%) PMO
6 4 (0.93%) EMIR
6 4 (0.93%) GAAP
6 4 (0.93%) MiFID
6 4 (0.93%) WCAG
7 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 3 (0.70%) SLA
8 2 (0.47%) GDPR
9 1 (0.23%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.23%) DO-254
9 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.56%) Docker
3 8 (1.86%) Firmware
4 4 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) GFS2
6 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (5.12%) Puppet
2 21 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (4.65%) ZABBIX
4 11 (2.56%) Ambari
5 10 (2.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.05%) Tableau
3 21 (4.88%) VMware
4 20 (4.65%) Google
5 14 (3.26%) Talend
6 13 (3.02%) Ab Initio
6 13 (3.02%) Alteryx
6 13 (3.02%) Informatica
6 13 (3.02%) MicroStrategy
6 13 (3.02%) Netezza
6 13 (3.02%) Teradata
7 12 (2.79%) IBM
7 12 (2.79%) SAP
8 11 (2.56%) Hortonworks
9 10 (2.33%) Oracle
10 8 (1.86%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.16%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.93%) Altera
12 4 (0.93%) Coverity
12 4 (0.93%) Sitecore