Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 483 425 451
Rank change year-on-year -58 +26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 972 1,298 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.73% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 750 829 950
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +13.64%

Translating Business Requirements 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 151,569 161,769 176,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120,615 127,769 147,064
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in the UK

Translating Business Requirements
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Translating Business Requirements in the UK

Translating Business Requirements
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Translating Business Requirements in the UK

Translating Business Requirements
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 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 -53 916 £57,500 +4.55% 124
London -65 492 £65,000 +4.00% 53
UK excluding London -44 442 £47,500 -5.00% 79
South East +25 154 £47,500 -7.32% 15
North of England -31 108 £52,000 -0.95% 21
Midlands +29 89 £42,500 -1.16% 24
North West -41 74 £52,500 - 8
West Midlands +12 51 £40,250 -8.00% 10
East Midlands +23 38 £42,500 +3.66% 14
East of England -25 35 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South West +18 33 £42,500 -17.87% 6
Yorkshire +33 30 £53,250 +52.14% 9
Scotland -27 20 £47,500 -22.45% 6
North East -18 4 £31,250 -32.07% 4
Northern Ireland -2 2 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Wales +4 1 £50,000 +51.52%

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 378 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (29.63%) Finance
3 270 (27.78%) SQL
4 186 (19.14%) JavaScript
5 166 (17.08%) SQL Server
6 164 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
7 159 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
8 154 (15.84%) Microsoft
9 140 (14.40%) Degree
10 133 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 133 (13.68%) Scrum
11 130 (13.37%) C#
12 121 (12.45%) Analytics
13 120 (12.35%) Project Management
13 120 (12.35%) .NET
14 119 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 114 (11.73%) User Experience
16 112 (11.52%) Java
16 112 (11.52%) SDLC
17 103 (10.60%) HTML
17 103 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
18 101 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
18 101 (10.39%) Banking
19 99 (10.19%) User Stories
20 91 (9.36%) Windows
21 90 (9.26%) Retail
22 85 (8.74%) CSS
23 84 (8.64%) CRM
23 84 (8.64%) Business Analysis
24 78 (8.02%) Software Engineering

Translating Business Requirements
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 58 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 20 (2.06%) Confluence
4 17 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 15 (1.54%) IIS
6 13 (1.34%) CMS
7 9 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.51%) SAS
10 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.41%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.31%) Apache
13 2 (0.21%) CICS
13 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.21%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 51 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (4.53%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.65%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.21%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.10%) InVision
Business Applications
1 30 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.26%) SAP ERP
3 19 (1.95%) SAP SD
4 16 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 12 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
7 9 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
8 7 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.72%) Eloqua
8 7 (0.72%) Unica
9 6 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.51%) SAP WM
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 133 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (4.94%) Office 365
4 34 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (2.98%) SaaS
6 21 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (2.16%) PaaS
7 16 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (1.54%) Amazon SageMaker
9 13 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (1.23%) IaaS
11 9 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 8 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.82%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
13 6 (0.62%) npm
14 5 (0.51%) AWS CodePipeline
14 5 (0.51%) Force.com
15 4 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.40%) Firewall
2 30 (3.09%) WAN
3 23 (2.37%) LAN
4 20 (2.06%) SAN
5 17 (1.75%) IPsec
6 16 (1.65%) SSL
6 16 (1.65%) VPN
7 15 (1.54%) VoIP
8 12 (1.23%) DAB
9 9 (0.93%) Internet
10 8 (0.82%) DNS
10 8 (0.82%) Network Security
10 8 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (0.72%) Multicast
12 6 (0.62%) HTTP
12 6 (0.62%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.51%) Intranet
13 5 (0.51%) MPLS
14 4 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (17.08%) SQL Server
2 77 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (6.07%) Big Data
5 57 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 55 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 54 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 37 (3.81%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (3.50%) Power BI
10 30 (3.09%) Neo4j
11 24 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
13 18 (1.85%) MySQL
14 15 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (1.54%) QlikView
14 15 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (1.44%) MongoDB
15 14 (1.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 58 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.14%) JIRA
3 49 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 36 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 28 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (2.47%) Axure RP
7 23 (2.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 19 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (1.75%) Subversion
11 12 (1.23%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.82%) webpack
13 7 (0.72%) MSTest
13 7 (0.72%) NUnit
13 7 (0.72%) Selenium
14 6 (0.62%) Maven
15 4 (0.41%) JDeveloper
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 288 (29.63%) Finance
2 101 (10.39%) Banking
3 90 (9.26%) Retail
4 41 (4.22%) Manufacturing
5 40 (4.12%) Advertising
6 38 (3.91%) Legal
7 34 (3.50%) Marketing
8 31 (3.19%) Games
9 30 (3.09%) Investment Banking
10 28 (2.88%) Financial Institution
11 21 (2.16%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.13%) Automotive
12 11 (1.13%) Front Office
13 10 (1.03%) French Language
13 10 (1.03%) Italian Language
14 9 (0.93%) Law
15 8 (0.82%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.72%) Publishing
17 5 (0.51%) Back Office
17 5 (0.51%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 291 (29.94%) Analyst
2 205 (21.09%) Developer
3 189 (19.44%) Business Analyst
4 129 (13.27%) Architect
5 58 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 56 (5.76%) Project Manager
7 53 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
8 51 (5.25%) Consultant
9 44 (4.53%) Designer
10 43 (4.42%) Systems Analyst
11 38 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
12 33 (3.40%) Data Engineer
12 33 (3.40%) IT Analyst
12 33 (3.40%) UX Designer
13 32 (3.29%) Technical Business Analyst
14 30 (3.09%) Business Systems Analyst
15 29 (2.98%) Support Analyst
16 28 (2.88%) Software Engineer
17 27 (2.78%) .NET Developer
17 27 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (12.35%) .NET
2 103 (10.60%) HTML
3 85 (8.74%) CSS
4 72 (7.41%) Web Services
5 46 (4.73%) HTML5
5 46 (4.73%) jQuery
6 41 (4.22%) .NET Framework
6 41 (4.22%) ASP.NET
7 40 (4.12%) RESTful
8 38 (3.91%) AngularJS
9 35 (3.60%) React
9 35 (3.60%) REST
10 30 (3.09%) XML
11 29 (2.98%) JSON
12 28 (2.88%) Spark Streaming
13 23 (2.37%) Hibernate
13 23 (2.37%) Visualforce
14 21 (2.16%) Spring
15 19 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (1.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 159 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (11.73%) User Experience
3 69 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 61 (6.28%) Mobile App
5 52 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (3.19%) Fintech
7 23 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 22 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
9 19 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.95%) Equities
9 19 (1.95%) Fixed Income
10 15 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.44%) Blog
11 14 (1.44%) Chip and PIN
11 14 (1.44%) EMV
11 14 (1.44%) FMCG
12 12 (1.23%) Smartphone
13 11 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.03%) Online Gambling
14 10 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 91 (9.36%) Windows
2 37 (3.81%) Linux
2 37 (3.81%) Windows Server
3 19 (1.95%) Android
4 18 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.85%) Unix
5 14 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.34%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) HPUX
10 1 (0.10%) SUSE
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
3 133 (13.68%) Scrum
4 121 (12.45%) Analytics
5 120 (12.35%) Project Management
6 119 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 112 (11.52%) SDLC
8 101 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
9 99 (10.19%) User Stories
10 84 (8.64%) Business Analysis
10 84 (8.64%) CRM
11 78 (8.02%) Software Engineering
12 76 (7.82%) ITIL
13 71 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (7.30%) Data Modelling
14 70 (7.20%) Waterfall
15 69 (7.10%) ETL
16 68 (7.00%) OO
17 64 (6.58%) ERP
17 64 (6.58%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 270 (27.78%) SQL
2 186 (19.14%) JavaScript
3 130 (13.37%) C#
4 112 (11.52%) Java
5 47 (4.84%) Python
6 37 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 23 (2.37%) Apex Code
8 22 (2.26%) R
9 20 (2.06%) PowerShell
10 16 (1.65%) C
11 14 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.13%) VB
12 11 (1.13%) VBA
13 9 (0.93%) PHP
14 8 (0.82%) Java 8
14 8 (0.82%) Perl
15 7 (0.72%) C++
15 7 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (0.72%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.41%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 140 (14.40%) Degree
2 39 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.16%) PMI Certification
5 15 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 15 (1.54%) PMP
6 12 (1.23%) ISEB
7 11 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.72%) BC Cleared
9 7 (0.72%) CCNP
9 7 (0.72%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.72%) JNCIE
10 5 (0.51%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.41%) CCDP
11 4 (0.41%) MCAD
11 4 (0.41%) MCSA
11 4 (0.41%) MCSD
12 3 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.14%) QA
2 19 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (1.95%) SLA
3 16 (1.65%) COBIT
4 15 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.23%) GDPR
6 10 (1.03%) SEPA
7 9 (0.93%) PMO
8 5 (0.51%) PSD2
9 4 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.21%) IFRS
10 2 (0.21%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.10%) MiFID
11 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (4.73%) Docker
2 40 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.88%) VirtualBox
4 17 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.34%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) XenApp
7 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 39 (4.01%) Terraform
3 37 (3.81%) Ansible
4 36 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
5 16 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.03%) Puppet
7 9 (0.93%) SCCM
8 8 (0.82%) Consul
8 8 (0.82%) Grafana
8 8 (0.82%) Graphite
8 8 (0.82%) Nagios
8 8 (0.82%) Opsview
8 8 (0.82%) Packer
8 8 (0.82%) Salt
8 8 (0.82%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.10%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 154 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 76 (7.82%) Oracle
3 67 (6.89%) SAP
4 50 (5.14%) Google
5 45 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (3.70%) IBM
7 33 (3.40%) Tableau
8 31 (3.19%) Cloudera
8 31 (3.19%) Hortonworks
9 25 (2.57%) VMware
10 23 (2.37%) Xamarin
11 22 (2.26%) Cisco
12 19 (1.95%) Informatica
13 18 (1.85%) Adobe
14 17 (1.75%) Talend
15 16 (1.65%) WorldPay
16 15 (1.54%) Databricks
16 15 (1.54%) Dataiku
17 14 (1.44%) Nintex
18 13 (1.34%) Cognos