Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 442 473
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31 -43
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 1,101 1,258 1,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.78% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 857 857 933
UK median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.73% +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £33,310 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%

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 158,622 162,137 182,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.66% 90.74% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126,735 130,343 151,856
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 July 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 21 July 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 -28 1,029 £55,000 - 112
UK excluding London -26 551 £47,500 -9.52% 68
London -34 516 £65,000 +4.00% 51
South East +5 163 £50,000 - 17
North of England -47 123 £52,500 - 19
Midlands -14 111 £40,000 -9.74% 11
North West -47 84 £52,500 -4.55% 10
West Midlands +16 75 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East of England +7 73 £52,500 -4.55% 6
South West +17 38 £41,000 -11.35% 8
Yorkshire +16 36 £52,500 +40.00% 9
East Midlands +1 36 £32,500 -26.66% 6
Scotland -14 35 £42,500 -32.00% 6
Wales +11 6 £50,000 +36.99% 1
North East -25 3 £27,500 -40.22%
Northern Ireland -11 2 £30,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 415 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (26.70%) SQL
3 287 (26.07%) Finance
4 235 (21.34%) SQL Server
5 197 (17.89%) JavaScript
6 188 (17.08%) Microsoft
7 187 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
8 186 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
9 173 (15.71%) .NET
10 171 (15.53%) Project Management
11 170 (15.44%) C#
12 166 (15.08%) Degree
13 155 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 154 (13.99%) User Experience
15 151 (13.71%) Analytics
16 140 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 137 (12.44%) HTML
18 118 (10.72%) Java
18 118 (10.72%) Scrum
19 113 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
20 112 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
21 106 (9.63%) Business Analysis
22 105 (9.54%) Windows
22 105 (9.54%) SDLC
23 103 (9.36%) CSS
24 102 (9.26%) Banking
25 101 (9.17%) Waterfall
25 101 (9.17%) Computer Science
26 98 (8.90%) CRM
26 98 (8.90%) Data Modelling

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 79 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.63%) Apache Spark
3 33 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (1.63%) Confluence
4 18 (1.63%) IIS
5 17 (1.54%) CMS
6 13 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.00%) SAS
9 9 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.45%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.36%) Drupal
12 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.36%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (4.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.36%) OmniGraffle
5 11 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.36%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.091%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.091%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.091%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (3.45%) SAP ERP
3 32 (2.91%) SAP SD
4 18 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 11 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
8 10 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
9 8 (0.73%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.73%) SAP APO
9 8 (0.73%) Unica
10 7 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.64%) SAP WM
11 5 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 140 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (4.81%) Office 365
4 31 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (2.00%) SaaS
7 19 (1.73%) IBM Cloud
8 16 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
9 12 (1.09%) PaaS
9 12 (1.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 11 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (0.82%) Amazon SageMaker
13 8 (0.73%) Azure Machine Learning
14 7 (0.64%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.64%) IaaS
15 6 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
16 5 (0.45%) Force.com
17 4 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
17 4 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.91%) WAN
2 41 (3.72%) Firewall
3 33 (3.00%) LAN
4 32 (2.91%) SAN
5 27 (2.45%) IPsec
6 26 (2.36%) SSL
7 25 (2.27%) VoIP
8 23 (2.09%) DAB
9 15 (1.36%) DNS
10 12 (1.09%) VPN
11 11 (1.00%) Network Security
11 11 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (1.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (0.91%) Intranet
13 8 (0.73%) Multicast
14 7 (0.64%) MPLS
15 6 (0.54%) Internet
16 4 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (0.36%) DSL
16 4 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 95 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
3 74 (6.72%) Big Data
4 70 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (5.72%) NoSQL
5 63 (5.72%) Relational Database
5 63 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (4.36%) Power BI
7 41 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (3.63%) Hadoop
9 37 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (2.45%) Neo4j
11 23 (2.09%) MySQL
12 22 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
12 22 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (1.82%) QlikView
14 16 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
14 16 (1.45%) Cosmos DB
15 15 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.36%) Axure RP
2 37 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 36 (3.27%) Jenkins
4 34 (3.09%) JIRA
5 32 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 25 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (2.09%) Subversion
9 17 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 14 (1.27%) Selenium
10 14 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
11 12 (1.09%) MSTest
11 12 (1.09%) NUnit
12 10 (0.91%) Maven
13 7 (0.64%) Jasmine
13 7 (0.64%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.54%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 287 (26.07%) Finance
2 102 (9.26%) Banking
3 83 (7.54%) Retail
4 59 (5.36%) Advertising
5 49 (4.45%) Marketing
6 47 (4.27%) Legal
7 37 (3.36%) Games
8 36 (3.27%) Investment Banking
9 32 (2.91%) Financial Institution
9 32 (2.91%) Telecoms
10 29 (2.63%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.18%) French Language
11 13 (1.18%) Italian Language
11 13 (1.18%) Publishing
12 11 (1.00%) Law
12 11 (1.00%) Spanish Language
13 9 (0.82%) Automotive
14 7 (0.64%) Front Office
15 5 (0.45%) Back Office
16 4 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 344 (31.24%) Analyst
2 235 (21.34%) Developer
3 221 (20.07%) Business Analyst
4 130 (11.81%) Architect
5 76 (6.90%) Consultant
6 68 (6.18%) Senior Developer
7 66 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
8 61 (5.54%) Designer
9 60 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
10 45 (4.09%) UX Designer
11 44 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
12 43 (3.91%) Project Manager
13 38 (3.45%) .NET Developer
13 38 (3.45%) Software Engineer
14 37 (3.36%) Technical Business Analyst
15 36 (3.27%) Technical Analyst
16 35 (3.18%) Java Developer
17 34 (3.09%) SAP Analyst
18 30 (2.72%) C# Developer
18 30 (2.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (15.71%) .NET
2 137 (12.44%) HTML
3 103 (9.36%) CSS
4 75 (6.81%) Web Services
5 72 (6.54%) ASP.NET
6 69 (6.27%) XML
7 61 (5.54%) jQuery
8 59 (5.36%) HTML5
9 52 (4.72%) .NET Framework
9 52 (4.72%) AngularJS
10 51 (4.63%) REST
11 34 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (2.91%) RESTful
13 30 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (2.63%) SOAP
14 29 (2.63%) Visualforce
15 28 (2.54%) Middleware
16 25 (2.27%) Hibernate
16 25 (2.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 186 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (13.99%) User Experience
3 101 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 75 (6.81%) Self-Motivation
5 68 (6.18%) Mobile App
6 40 (3.63%) Fintech
7 28 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 25 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
8 25 (2.27%) FMCG
9 23 (2.09%) Smartphone
10 18 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.45%) Equities
13 15 (1.36%) Fixed Income
14 14 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
14 14 (1.27%) EMV
14 14 (1.27%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.18%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.09%) Social Media
17 11 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 105 (9.54%) Windows
2 52 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 33 (3.00%) Linux
4 24 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (1.91%) Unix
6 13 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.00%) Android
8 10 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.091%) CentOS
12 1 (0.091%) HPUX
12 1 (0.091%) SUSE
12 1 (0.091%) VMS
12 1 (0.091%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
3 171 (15.53%) Project Management
4 155 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 151 (13.71%) Analytics
6 118 (10.72%) Scrum
7 112 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 106 (9.63%) Business Analysis
9 105 (9.54%) SDLC
10 101 (9.17%) Waterfall
11 98 (8.90%) CRM
11 98 (8.90%) Data Modelling
12 96 (8.72%) User Stories
13 95 (8.63%) ITIL
14 91 (8.27%) ETL
15 87 (7.90%) OO
16 80 (7.27%) Software Engineering
17 78 (7.08%) Web Development
18 75 (6.81%) ERP
19 70 (6.36%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 294 (26.70%) SQL
2 197 (17.89%) JavaScript
3 170 (15.44%) C#
4 118 (10.72%) Java
5 59 (5.36%) Python
6 37 (3.36%) T-SQL
7 31 (2.82%) R
8 29 (2.63%) Apex Code
9 25 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 19 (1.73%) C
10 19 (1.73%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 17 (1.54%) VBA
13 16 (1.45%) C++
14 13 (1.18%) PHP
15 12 (1.09%) Perl
16 11 (1.00%) VB
17 8 (0.73%) ABAP
17 8 (0.73%) Java 8
18 6 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 166 (15.08%) Degree
2 66 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.63%) Master's Degree
6 14 (1.27%) MCAD
6 14 (1.27%) MCSD
7 13 (1.18%) ISEB
7 13 (1.18%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.91%) JNCIE
10 8 (0.73%) CCNP
11 7 (0.64%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.64%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.54%) PMP
12 6 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.45%) CCDP
13 5 (0.45%) MCP
13 5 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.63%) QA
2 34 (3.09%) GDPR
3 29 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (2.45%) COBIT
5 22 (2.00%) SLA
6 16 (1.45%) Data Quality
7 15 (1.36%) PMO
8 7 (0.64%) SEPA
9 6 (0.54%) IFRS
9 6 (0.54%) IFRS 9
9 6 (0.54%) PSD2
10 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.091%) MiFID
11 1 (0.091%) PMBOK
System Software
1 53 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.91%) Docker
3 29 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.27%) VirtualBox
5 24 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.27%) vSphere
9 1 (0.091%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.091%) XenApp
9 1 (0.091%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.091%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (3.81%) Kubernetes
2 35 (3.18%) Terraform
3 30 (2.72%) Ansible
4 29 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (1.00%) SCCM
6 5 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.45%) Puppet
7 4 (0.36%) Consul
7 4 (0.36%) Grafana
7 4 (0.36%) Graphite
7 4 (0.36%) Nagios
7 4 (0.36%) Opsview
7 4 (0.36%) Packer
7 4 (0.36%) Salt
7 4 (0.36%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.091%) SCOM
Vendors
1 188 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.36%) Oracle
3 81 (7.36%) SAP
4 58 (5.27%) Salesforce.com
5 42 (3.81%) Google
6 41 (3.72%) IBM
7 35 (3.18%) Cisco
8 33 (3.00%) VMware
9 32 (2.91%) Tableau
10 28 (2.54%) Cloudera
10 28 (2.54%) Hortonworks
10 28 (2.54%) Xamarin
11 27 (2.45%) WorldPay
12 26 (2.36%) Informatica
13 23 (2.09%) Adobe
14 21 (1.91%) Talend
15 13 (1.18%) Remedy
15 13 (1.18%) Sitecore
16 12 (1.09%) Citrix
16 12 (1.09%) Sybase