Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 483 410 442
Rank change year-on-year -73 +32 -7
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 941 1,394 1,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.85% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 706 921 967
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,875 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -8.25% +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 148,624 164,621 170,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 118,172 130,267 141,462
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -90 881 £57,500 +4.55% 99
London -75 466 £65,000 +4.00% 38
UK excluding London -50 433 £45,875 -8.25% 68
South East -21 142 £50,000 -4.76% 9
North of England -21 120 £42,500 -10.53% 25
Midlands +6 97 £42,500 -8.11% 19
North West -27 70 £45,000 -14.29% 10
West Midlands -20 54 £40,500 -14.74% 11
Yorkshire +34 46 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East Midlands +39 42 £42,500 -0.58% 8
South West -1 30 £43,750 +2.94% 3
East of England -15 21 £45,000 +2.86% 5
Scotland -28 13 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Northern Ireland -10 6 £52,500 +40.00%
Wales +15 4 £38,750 -35.42%
North East -5 4 £31,250 -32.07%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 368 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (28.37%) Finance
3 265 (28.16%) SQL
4 162 (17.22%) JavaScript
4 162 (17.22%) Microsoft
5 160 (17.00%) SQL Server
6 144 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
7 137 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
7 137 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
8 134 (14.24%) Scrum
9 128 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
10 124 (13.18%) Degree
11 122 (12.96%) C#
12 121 (12.86%) Analytics
13 115 (12.22%) Project Management
14 109 (11.58%) SDLC
15 105 (11.16%) Java
15 105 (11.16%) .NET
16 102 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 96 (10.20%) Business Analysis
18 90 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
19 86 (9.14%) Windows
20 85 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
21 82 (8.71%) Retail
22 80 (8.50%) HTML
23 79 (8.40%) Banking
24 77 (8.18%) CRM
25 76 (8.08%) User Stories
26 74 (7.86%) Oracle
26 74 (7.86%) Web Services

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 36 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.66%) Apache Spark
2 25 (2.66%) Confluence
3 16 (1.70%) CMS
4 14 (1.49%) IIS
4 14 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 8 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (0.64%) SAS
7 5 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.43%) CICS
8 4 (0.43%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.43%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.32%) Apache
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 56 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (4.68%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.43%) EngageOne
7 4 (0.43%) InVision
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.06%) SAP ERP
4 10 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
5 9 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.96%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.85%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.85%) SAP HCM
6 8 (0.85%) Unica
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 128 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (4.04%) Office 365
4 37 (3.93%) PaaS
5 32 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (3.40%) SaaS
6 17 (1.81%) IaaS
7 15 (1.59%) Amazon SageMaker
8 12 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 8 (0.85%) Serverless
11 7 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.64%) Data Lake Analytics
12 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.64%) npm
12 6 (0.64%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.98%) Firewall
2 23 (2.44%) WAN
3 15 (1.59%) LAN
4 12 (1.28%) SAN
5 11 (1.17%) Internet
5 11 (1.17%) VPN
6 10 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.85%) MPLS
7 8 (0.85%) Network Security
8 7 (0.74%) DAB
8 7 (0.74%) HTTP
8 7 (0.74%) Wireless
9 6 (0.64%) IPsec
10 5 (0.53%) Multicast
10 5 (0.53%) SSL
10 5 (0.53%) VoIP
10 5 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (5.42%) Power BI
6 48 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 47 (4.99%) Big Data
8 34 (3.61%) NoSQL
9 26 (2.76%) MySQL
9 26 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (2.66%) Hadoop
11 22 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (2.13%) MongoDB
12 20 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.91%) Neo4j
14 17 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (1.70%) Data Mart
16 15 (1.59%) QlikView
17 14 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 63 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.31%) JIRA
3 43 (4.57%) Jenkins
4 28 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (2.76%) Vagrant
6 21 (2.23%) Visual Studio
7 18 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
8 12 (1.28%) Subversion
9 11 (1.17%) webpack
10 10 (1.06%) Maven
11 9 (0.96%) Axure RP
12 8 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 8 (0.85%) Gradle
13 7 (0.74%) ERwin
13 7 (0.74%) Selenium
14 6 (0.64%) ER Studio
15 5 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
16 4 (0.43%) ChangeMan
16 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
General
1 267 (28.37%) Finance
2 82 (8.71%) Retail
3 79 (8.40%) Banking
4 42 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 36 (3.83%) Marketing
6 30 (3.19%) Legal
7 25 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.44%) Advertising
8 23 (2.44%) Games
9 21 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.59%) Automotive
11 14 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.38%) Front Office
12 13 (1.38%) Law
13 8 (0.85%) Publishing
14 7 (0.74%) French Language
14 7 (0.74%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.53%) Digital Economy
15 5 (0.53%) Local Government
15 5 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 280 (29.76%) Analyst
2 210 (22.32%) Developer
3 186 (19.77%) Business Analyst
4 159 (16.90%) Architect
5 56 (5.95%) Senior Developer
6 54 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 53 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
8 38 (4.04%) Consultant
9 37 (3.93%) Technical Analyst
10 33 (3.51%) Java Developer
11 30 (3.19%) IT Analyst
12 29 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
13 28 (2.98%) Systems Analyst
14 27 (2.87%) Senior Business Analyst
15 26 (2.76%) .NET Developer
15 26 (2.76%) Technical Business Analyst
16 25 (2.66%) Business Systems Analyst
17 24 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 24 (2.55%) Business IT Analyst
17 24 (2.55%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (11.16%) .NET
2 80 (8.50%) HTML
3 74 (7.86%) Web Services
4 73 (7.76%) CSS
5 49 (5.21%) RESTful
6 41 (4.36%) .NET Framework
7 37 (3.93%) React
8 35 (3.72%) jQuery
8 35 (3.72%) JSON
9 32 (3.40%) ASP.NET
9 32 (3.40%) HTML5
10 31 (3.29%) Spring
11 30 (3.19%) REST
12 29 (3.08%) AngularJS
13 25 (2.66%) Hibernate
13 25 (2.66%) SOAP
14 22 (2.34%) Middleware
15 20 (2.13%) LESS
15 20 (2.13%) XML
16 18 (1.91%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 137 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.01%) User Experience
3 60 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 48 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 39 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 27 (2.87%) Fintech
8 20 (2.13%) Reinsurance
8 20 (2.13%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.59%) NHS
10 14 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
10 14 (1.49%) EMV
11 13 (1.38%) Life Science
11 13 (1.38%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.17%) Data Centre
13 11 (1.17%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.17%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.17%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.06%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 86 (9.14%) Windows
2 38 (4.04%) Linux
3 27 (2.87%) Unix
3 27 (2.87%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.55%) Android
5 21 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) HPUX
9 1 (0.11%) SUSE
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
3 137 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
4 134 (14.24%) Scrum
5 121 (12.86%) Analytics
6 115 (12.22%) Project Management
7 109 (11.58%) SDLC
8 102 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 96 (10.20%) Business Analysis
10 77 (8.18%) CRM
11 76 (8.08%) User Stories
12 71 (7.55%) ERP
13 70 (7.44%) Data Modelling
13 70 (7.44%) Migration
13 70 (7.44%) OO
14 68 (7.23%) ETL
15 64 (6.80%) Waterfall
16 63 (6.70%) Change Management
16 63 (6.70%) Software Engineering
17 59 (6.27%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 265 (28.16%) SQL
2 162 (17.22%) JavaScript
3 122 (12.96%) C#
4 105 (11.16%) Java
5 52 (5.53%) T-SQL
6 43 (4.57%) Python
7 26 (2.76%) R
8 21 (2.23%) PHP
9 18 (1.91%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.70%) C
11 15 (1.59%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.49%) VB
13 11 (1.17%) Apex Code
13 11 (1.17%) Java 8
14 8 (0.85%) VBA
15 7 (0.74%) ABAP
15 7 (0.74%) C++
15 7 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (0.64%) SOQL
17 5 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 124 (13.18%) Degree
2 32 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 23 (2.44%) PMP
4 22 (2.34%) ISEB
5 20 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.38%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.85%) JNCIE
11 7 (0.74%) CCNP
12 6 (0.64%) MCSA
13 5 (0.53%) CCIE
14 4 (0.43%) CCDP
14 4 (0.43%) MCAD
14 4 (0.43%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.43%) MCSD
14 4 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.95%) QA
2 31 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.59%) PMO
4 13 (1.38%) SLA
5 10 (1.06%) GDPR
5 10 (1.06%) SEPA
6 9 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.53%) COBIT
8 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.32%) PSD2
10 2 (0.21%) MiFID
10 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (4.46%) Docker
2 30 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.91%) VirtualBox
4 14 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.21%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (4.04%) Kubernetes
2 26 (2.76%) Ansible
2 26 (2.76%) Docker Swarm
2 26 (2.76%) Terraform
3 16 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.96%) Puppet
5 8 (0.85%) Consul
5 8 (0.85%) Grafana
5 8 (0.85%) Graphite
5 8 (0.85%) Nagios
5 8 (0.85%) Opsview
5 8 (0.85%) Packer
5 8 (0.85%) Salt
5 8 (0.85%) SCCM
5 8 (0.85%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 162 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.86%) Oracle
3 65 (6.91%) SAP
4 50 (5.31%) Google
5 40 (4.25%) Tableau
6 26 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (2.55%) IBM
8 23 (2.44%) Cisco
9 20 (2.13%) Adobe
9 20 (2.13%) Cloudera
9 20 (2.13%) VMware
10 19 (2.02%) Databricks
10 19 (2.02%) Hortonworks
11 15 (1.59%) Dataiku
12 14 (1.49%) Cognos
12 14 (1.49%) Nintex
13 11 (1.17%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.06%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.96%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.96%) Sybase