Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 497 428 421
Rank change year-on-year -69 -7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 832 1,247 1,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.71% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.77% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 596 929 971
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%

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 138,777 161,907 160,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.74% 91.82% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109,392 131,575 132,460
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -87 774 £55,000 +4.76% 126
UK excluding London -86 420 £45,000 -14.29% 77
London -65 379 £67,500 +8.00% 55
South East -50 131 £50,000 -4.76% 23
North of England -24 95 £40,000 -15.79% 23
Midlands -17 88 £42,500 -8.11% 12
West Midlands -22 60 £41,500 -20.95% 7
Yorkshire +27 53 £40,000 -5.88% 12
South West +32 52 £22,000 -58.10% 6
North West -55 41 £41,250 -21.43% 9
East Midlands +42 26 £45,000 +28.57% 5
East of England +10 23 £42,500 -19.05% 7
Scotland -5 17 £57,500 +5.02% 5
Wales +14 7 £32,500 -38.10%
Northern Ireland -22 7 £52,500 +23.53% 1
North East +18 3 £40,000 +13.17% 2

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 361 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (29.45%) SQL
3 215 (25.84%) Finance
4 175 (21.03%) Microsoft
5 147 (17.67%) Business Intelligence
6 138 (16.59%) SQL Server
7 133 (15.99%) JavaScript
8 132 (15.87%) Analytics
9 131 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 110 (13.22%) Business Analysis
11 105 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
12 104 (12.50%) SDLC
13 103 (12.38%) .NET
13 103 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
14 102 (12.26%) CRM
15 101 (12.14%) Project Management
15 101 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 92 (11.06%) HTML
16 92 (11.06%) Scrum
17 89 (10.70%) CSS
18 88 (10.58%) C#
19 84 (10.10%) Java
20 83 (9.98%) Degree
21 82 (9.86%) ERP
22 80 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
23 77 (9.25%) Oracle
24 68 (8.17%) Python
25 67 (8.05%) SAP
25 67 (8.05%) Data Modelling
26 65 (7.81%) Amazon AWS

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 26 (3.13%) Confluence
2 22 (2.64%) CMS
2 22 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.28%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.04%) SAS
5 9 (1.08%) IIS
6 8 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (0.96%) Drupal
7 7 (0.84%) IBM Notes
7 7 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.36%) CICS
11 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.24%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 44 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.40%) OmniGraffle
5 11 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.48%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.36%) InVision
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.76%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (1.68%) SAP HCM
4 13 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.72%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.60%) Maximo
8 5 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.48%) Infor SunSystems
10 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.24%) Elite 3E
11 2 (0.24%) Infor LN
11 2 (0.24%) OPENHousing
11 2 (0.24%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.24%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 131 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (4.57%) PaaS
4 35 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (2.64%) Office 365
6 18 (2.16%) Data Lake Analytics
6 18 (2.16%) SaaS
7 16 (1.92%) IaaS
8 15 (1.80%) SuccessFactors
9 13 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (1.32%) Azure Machine Learning
10 11 (1.32%) Serverless
11 9 (1.08%) Amazon SageMaker
11 9 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
12 8 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.84%) Force.com
14 6 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.72%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.60%) G Suite
15 5 (0.60%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.64%) WAN
2 21 (2.52%) Firewall
3 19 (2.28%) DAB
4 14 (1.68%) Internet
4 14 (1.68%) LAN
5 11 (1.32%) SSL
6 10 (1.20%) HTTP
6 10 (1.20%) SAN
7 9 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.84%) IPsec
9 7 (0.84%) Network Security
9 7 (0.84%) VoIP
10 5 (0.60%) BGP
10 5 (0.60%) MPLS
10 5 (0.60%) Multicast
10 5 (0.60%) Wireless
11 4 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 80 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (5.41%) Big Data
4 44 (5.29%) Power BI
5 37 (4.45%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (3.37%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.00%) MySQL
10 24 (2.88%) Data Lake
11 21 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 20 (2.40%) QlikView
13 19 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (2.16%) MongoDB
15 17 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
16 16 (1.92%) Data Mart
17 15 (1.80%) HDInsight
18 14 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
19 13 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 13 (1.56%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 55 (6.61%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.57%) JIRA
3 24 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.28%) Axure RP
4 19 (2.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 19 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (2.16%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.32%) ERwin
7 10 (1.20%) ER Studio
7 10 (1.20%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.96%) CircleCI
9 8 (0.96%) Subversion
9 8 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.84%) webpack
11 6 (0.72%) Gradle
11 6 (0.72%) Maven
12 4 (0.48%) Android Studio
12 4 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 215 (25.84%) Finance
2 64 (7.69%) Retail
3 59 (7.09%) Marketing
4 45 (5.41%) Banking
5 28 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.64%) Games
7 19 (2.28%) Legal
7 19 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.32%) French Language
8 11 (1.32%) Italian Language
8 11 (1.32%) Spanish Language
9 9 (1.08%) Front Office
10 8 (0.96%) Advertising
10 8 (0.96%) Automotive
10 8 (0.96%) German Language
10 8 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.84%) Law
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 233 (28.00%) Analyst
2 184 (22.12%) Developer
3 183 (22.00%) Architect
4 141 (16.95%) Business Analyst
5 69 (8.29%) Solutions Architect
6 40 (4.81%) Consultant
7 39 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 38 (4.57%) Applications Developer
9 31 (3.73%) Business Developer
10 29 (3.49%) Data Architect
11 28 (3.37%) Designer
11 28 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
12 27 (3.25%) Systems Analyst
13 26 (3.13%) Graduate
13 26 (3.13%) Graduate Applications Developer
13 26 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
14 24 (2.88%) Project Manager
14 24 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
14 24 (2.88%) Technical Architect
15 23 (2.76%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (12.38%) .NET
2 92 (11.06%) HTML
3 89 (10.70%) CSS
4 50 (6.01%) Web Services
5 39 (4.69%) RESTful
6 36 (4.33%) Middleware
7 34 (4.09%) SOAP
8 33 (3.97%) AngularJS
9 30 (3.61%) JSON
10 29 (3.49%) .NET Framework
10 29 (3.49%) ASP.NET
11 26 (3.13%) REST
12 25 (3.00%) XML
13 24 (2.88%) React
14 18 (2.16%) jQuery
15 16 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
16 15 (1.80%) SAP ALE
16 15 (1.80%) SAP BSP
16 15 (1.80%) Sass
16 15 (1.80%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.01%) User Experience
3 44 (5.29%) Mobile App
4 41 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 23 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.40%) Fintech
9 19 (2.28%) Smartphone
9 19 (2.28%) Virtual Team
10 18 (2.16%) Cloud Native
10 18 (2.16%) Reinsurance
11 12 (1.44%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.32%) NHS
13 9 (1.08%) Life Science
13 9 (1.08%) Robotics
14 8 (0.96%) Reference Data
14 8 (0.96%) Taxonomies
15 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.73%) Windows
2 25 (3.00%) Unix
3 20 (2.40%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.04%) Android
5 15 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.68%) Linux
7 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (17.67%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (15.87%) Analytics
4 110 (13.22%) Business Analysis
5 104 (12.50%) SDLC
6 103 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
7 102 (12.26%) CRM
8 101 (12.14%) Project Management
8 101 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 92 (11.06%) Scrum
10 82 (9.86%) ERP
11 67 (8.05%) Data Modelling
12 64 (7.69%) Migration
13 63 (7.57%) Customer Requirements
13 63 (7.57%) OO
14 61 (7.33%) TOGAF
15 57 (6.85%) ETL
15 57 (6.85%) IT Strategy
15 57 (6.85%) User Stories
16 55 (6.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 245 (29.45%) SQL
2 133 (15.99%) JavaScript
3 88 (10.58%) C#
4 84 (10.10%) Java
5 68 (8.17%) Python
6 45 (5.41%) PHP
7 39 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 29 (3.49%) R
9 26 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 24 (2.88%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.52%) Ruby
12 18 (2.16%) ABAP
13 15 (1.80%) VBA
14 14 (1.68%) C
15 9 (1.08%) Apex Code
15 9 (1.08%) Perl
16 8 (0.96%) VB
17 7 (0.84%) SOQL
18 6 (0.72%) C++
18 6 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 83 (9.98%) Degree
2 30 (3.61%) ISEB
3 26 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (2.52%) PMI Certification
5 19 (2.28%) PMP
6 14 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (1.08%) JNCIE
8 9 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.96%) CBAP
10 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.48%) CCIE
12 4 (0.48%) CCNP
12 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.48%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.48%) MCSA
12 4 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.89%) QA
2 35 (4.21%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.04%) PMO
4 12 (1.44%) GDPR
5 7 (0.84%) COBIT
5 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.84%) SLA
6 4 (0.48%) SEPA
7 2 (0.24%) IFRS
7 2 (0.24%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) EMIR
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
8 1 (0.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 34 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.85%) Docker
3 28 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.08%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.36%) HDFS
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.24%) Firmware
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (3.49%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.20%) Ansible
2 10 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
2 10 (1.20%) Terraform
3 8 (0.96%) SCCM
4 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.36%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.24%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.24%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.12%) Graphite
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) Opsview
7 1 (0.12%) Packer
7 1 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 175 (21.03%) Microsoft
2 77 (9.25%) Oracle
3 67 (8.05%) SAP
4 41 (4.93%) Google
5 31 (3.73%) VMware
6 28 (3.37%) Tableau
7 26 (3.13%) Citrix
8 25 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (2.64%) Adobe
10 19 (2.28%) Cisco
10 19 (2.28%) WorldPay
11 17 (2.04%) Cognos
12 13 (1.56%) Databricks
13 11 (1.32%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.32%) Juniper
14 10 (1.20%) Cloudera
14 10 (1.20%) F5
14 10 (1.20%) IDERA
14 10 (1.20%) NetApp
15 9 (1.08%) Dataiku