Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
UK
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 429 435
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 1339 1303 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.71% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.79% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 906 980 1205
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £34,211
90th Percentile £78,750 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 160239 164447 190907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.48% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127110 136354 157956
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Translating Business Requirements in the UK

Translating Business Requirements
Top 17 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 17 December 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 +32 1272 £55,000 - 44
London +85 668 £62,500 - 21
UK excluding London -39 661 £50,000 +2.04% 26
South East +32 210 £52,500 +10.53% 6
North of England -18 176 £46,750 -10.95% 9
Midlands +18 128 £47,500 +15.85% 2
West Midlands +35 114 £47,500 -13.64% 1
North West -14 114 £52,500 -4.55% 3
East of England -17 54 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Yorkshire +9 50 £40,000 - 5
Scotland -44 42 £60,000 +12.15% 2
South West -7 39 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Northern Ireland -12 18 £37,500 -28.57% 1
East Midlands -42 14 £44,750 +11.88% 1
North East -6 12 £46,000 +8.24% 1
Wales +1 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 449 (33.53%) Finance
2 425 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
3 302 (22.55%) SQL
4 272 (20.31%) Banking
5 266 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
6 253 (18.89%) Microsoft
7 221 (16.50%) SAP
8 216 (16.13%) SQL Server
9 213 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 211 (15.76%) Asset Management
11 194 (14.49%) Degree
12 193 (14.41%) Investment Banking
13 188 (14.04%) Wealth Management
14 179 (13.37%) Retail Banking
15 178 (13.29%) Project Management
16 164 (12.25%) SDLC
17 160 (11.95%) Scrum
18 158 (11.80%) Java
19 156 (11.65%) CRM
20 153 (11.43%) C#
21 150 (11.20%) Oracle
21 150 (11.20%) Business Analysis
22 149 (11.13%) JavaScript
23 147 (10.98%) .NET
24 134 (10.01%) XML
25 129 (9.63%) HTML
26 128 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
27 126 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
28 124 (9.26%) Data Modelling
29 120 (8.96%) Windows

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 63 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (2.09%) MS Exchange
4 23 (1.72%) IIS
5 19 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (1.19%) Confluence
6 16 (1.19%) Liferay
7 15 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 14 (1.05%) Skype for Business
9 11 (0.82%) JBoss
9 11 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.52%) ArcGIS
12 6 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.45%) WildFly
13 5 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 85 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.075%) InVision
8 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 55 (4.11%) SAP ERP
2 42 (3.14%) SAP APO
2 42 (3.14%) SAP SD
3 36 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
4 30 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (1.79%) SAP CRM
6 22 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
7 18 (1.34%) Oracle ERP
8 16 (1.19%) SAP R/3
9 15 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
10 14 (1.05%) Markit EDM
11 13 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
11 13 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
12 8 (0.60%) SAP GRC
13 6 (0.45%) SAP SCM
14 5 (0.37%) SAP FI
14 5 (0.37%) SAP PP
14 5 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 91 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.69%) IaaS
3 36 (2.69%) Office 365
4 31 (2.32%) SaaS
5 22 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (0.97%) npm
7 12 (0.90%) PaaS
8 11 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
8 11 (0.82%) iPaaS
9 7 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.37%) GitHub
11 5 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 4 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.30%) Force.com
12 4 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.93%) Firewall
2 57 (4.26%) WAN
3 47 (3.51%) Network Security
4 43 (3.21%) MPLS
5 41 (3.06%) DNS
6 40 (2.99%) LAN
7 38 (2.84%) VPN
8 31 (2.32%) Internet
9 24 (1.79%) OSPF
10 23 (1.72%) SAN
11 22 (1.64%) Wireless
12 21 (1.57%) DSL
13 20 (1.49%) BGP
13 20 (1.49%) EIGRP
13 20 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 20 (1.49%) Junos
13 20 (1.49%) VPLS
13 20 (1.49%) X.509
14 18 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 128 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 51 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (3.73%) Oracle Database
8 41 (3.06%) QlikView
9 38 (2.84%) Big Data
10 35 (2.61%) Power BI
11 32 (2.39%) MySQL
12 25 (1.87%) NoSQL
13 23 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
15 21 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 18 (1.34%) MongoDB
18 17 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
18 17 (1.27%) SAP BW
19 16 (1.19%) KDB
Development Applications
1 35 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (2.32%) Git (software)
2 31 (2.32%) Visual Studio
3 28 (2.09%) JIRA
4 27 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 26 (1.94%) SoapUI
6 25 (1.87%) Subversion
7 23 (1.72%) Selenium
8 22 (1.64%) LSMW
8 22 (1.64%) Maven
9 17 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
10 15 (1.12%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.05%) JDeveloper
11 14 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (0.82%) gulp
14 9 (0.67%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (0.60%) webpack
16 7 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 449 (33.53%) Finance
2 272 (20.31%) Banking
3 193 (14.41%) Investment Banking
4 179 (13.37%) Retail Banking
5 90 (6.72%) Retail
6 59 (4.41%) Marketing
7 57 (4.26%) Manufacturing
8 46 (3.44%) Advertising
9 40 (2.99%) Front Office
10 34 (2.54%) Automotive
11 23 (1.72%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.12%) Back Office
14 12 (0.90%) Billing
15 11 (0.82%) Law
16 10 (0.75%) Games
16 10 (0.75%) Legal
17 7 (0.52%) Electronics
17 7 (0.52%) Publishing
18 5 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 462 (34.50%) Analyst
2 319 (23.82%) Business Analyst
3 281 (20.99%) Developer
4 152 (11.35%) Architect
5 109 (8.14%) Consultant
6 96 (7.17%) Project Manager
7 81 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
8 70 (5.23%) SAP Analyst
9 59 (4.41%) Senior Business Analyst
9 59 (4.41%) Service Analyst
10 57 (4.26%) SAP Business Analyst
11 54 (4.03%) SAP Consultant
12 53 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
13 49 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
14 45 (3.36%) .NET Developer
14 45 (3.36%) Senior Developer
15 43 (3.21%) Product Manager
16 42 (3.14%) SAP APO Analyst
16 42 (3.14%) SAP APO Business Analyst
17 40 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (10.98%) .NET
2 134 (10.01%) XML
3 129 (9.63%) HTML
4 108 (8.07%) Web Services
5 93 (6.95%) ASP.NET
6 83 (6.20%) CSS
7 73 (5.45%) jQuery
8 70 (5.23%) .NET Framework
8 70 (5.23%) AngularJS
9 66 (4.93%) XSLT
10 65 (4.85%) HTML5
11 64 (4.78%) Middleware
12 50 (3.73%) SOAP
13 48 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 46 (3.44%) REST
15 40 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
16 39 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (2.84%) Spring
18 35 (2.61%) Entity Framework
19 32 (2.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 266 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 103 (7.69%) User Experience
4 60 (4.48%) FMCG
5 54 (4.03%) Equities
6 50 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 40 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 37 (2.76%) Data Centre
9 35 (2.61%) Derivative
10 27 (2.02%) Data Structures
10 27 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 25 (1.87%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.34%) Clustering
13 18 (1.34%) Fintech
14 15 (1.12%) Blackberry
14 15 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
15 11 (0.82%) Online Banking
16 10 (0.75%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 120 (8.96%) Windows
2 72 (5.38%) Linux
3 58 (4.33%) Windows Server
4 38 (2.84%) Unix
5 15 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 11 (0.82%) Android
7 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.30%) VMS
9 4 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.075%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
3 211 (15.76%) Asset Management
4 188 (14.04%) Wealth Management
5 178 (13.29%) Project Management
6 164 (12.25%) SDLC
7 160 (11.95%) Scrum
8 156 (11.65%) CRM
9 150 (11.20%) Business Analysis
10 126 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 124 (9.26%) Data Modelling
12 117 (8.74%) Analytics
13 116 (8.66%) ERP
14 102 (7.62%) Web Development
15 95 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 95 (7.09%) User Stories
16 93 (6.95%) Change Management
17 87 (6.50%) OO
18 86 (6.42%) Mentoring
18 86 (6.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 302 (22.55%) SQL
2 158 (11.80%) Java
3 153 (11.43%) C#
4 149 (11.13%) JavaScript
5 54 (4.03%) T-SQL
6 51 (3.81%) PL/SQL
7 46 (3.44%) PowerShell
8 40 (2.99%) ABAP
9 39 (2.91%) Python
10 20 (1.49%) R
11 18 (1.34%) Perl
11 18 (1.34%) SAPscript
12 16 (1.19%) VB
13 12 (0.90%) VBA
14 11 (0.82%) TypeScript
14 11 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 11 (0.82%) VB6
15 10 (0.75%) Ruby
16 8 (0.60%) C
16 8 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 194 (14.49%) Degree
2 87 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 84 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (4.11%) MCSD
6 48 (3.58%) CCNA
7 47 (3.51%) MCAD
8 43 (3.21%) ISEB
9 32 (2.39%) CCNP
10 27 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (1.87%) CCIE
11 25 (1.87%) CCSA
11 25 (1.87%) CCSE
12 23 (1.72%) MCP
13 20 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
13 20 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 20 (1.49%) JNCIS
14 19 (1.42%) MCSE
15 17 (1.27%) JNCIP
15 17 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (7.92%) QA
2 23 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.97%) SLA
5 12 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.75%) PMO
7 9 (0.67%) COBIT
8 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.45%) GDPR
10 5 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.37%) MiFID
11 3 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.22%) GCP
11 3 (0.22%) PSD2
11 3 (0.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 46 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.37%) Docker
6 4 (0.30%) XenApp
7 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.15%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.075%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (2.17%) Ansible
2 19 (1.42%) Puppet
3 18 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (0.75%) SCCM
5 4 (0.30%) SCOM
6 3 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.075%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.075%) Mesos
8 1 (0.075%) MOM
8 1 (0.075%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.075%) Salt
8 1 (0.075%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.075%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.075%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.075%) Terraform
Vendors
1 253 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 221 (16.50%) SAP
3 150 (11.20%) Oracle
4 78 (5.83%) Tableau
5 61 (4.56%) Cisco
6 42 (3.14%) CheckPoint
7 39 (2.91%) F5
8 29 (2.17%) Juniper
9 22 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.49%) IBM
11 17 (1.27%) Sun
12 16 (1.19%) hybris
12 16 (1.19%) Siebel
12 16 (1.19%) VMware
13 15 (1.12%) Varonis
14 12 (0.90%) CyberArk
14 12 (0.90%) Progress
14 12 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 11 (0.82%) Adobe
15 11 (0.82%) HP