Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 214 269
Rank change year-on-year -4 +55 +11
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 58 95 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.75% 1.01% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.11% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 22
West Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.23% +6.02% -36.15%
10th Percentile £28,750 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% -0.95%

Requirements Analysis 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,121 8,555 8,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.90% 91.01% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,468 6,570 7,367
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Requirements Analysis in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Requirements Analysis in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Birmingham -7 42 £35,000 -15.66%
Staffordshire - 6 - -
Worcestershire -10 5 - -
Solihull - 2 £40,750 -
Shropshire -12 1 £55,000 -
Walsall - 1 £40,000 - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 31 (53.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 27 (46.55%) Degree
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) Project Management
3 25 (43.10%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (37.93%) ITIL
5 17 (29.31%) CRM
5 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
5 17 (29.31%) Presales
6 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
6 16 (27.59%) Firewall
6 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
7 15 (25.86%) CheckPoint
7 15 (25.86%) PMP
7 15 (25.86%) PMI Certification
7 15 (25.86%) Service Management
7 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
7 15 (25.86%) SDLC
7 15 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (25.86%) Due Diligence
7 15 (25.86%) GDPR
7 15 (25.86%) Business Process Analysis
7 15 (25.86%) ITIL V3
7 15 (25.86%) Line Management
7 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (25.86%) Data Protection
8 13 (22.41%) User Experience
9 11 (18.97%) B2B
9 11 (18.97%) Analytics
9 11 (18.97%) Usability Testing

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) IaaS
1 10 (17.24%) PaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) Internet
3 5 (8.62%) BGP
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) FWSM
3 5 (8.62%) IPsec
3 5 (8.62%) OSPF
3 5 (8.62%) SNMP
3 5 (8.62%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (8.62%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (8.62%) Data Mining
2 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.62%) Power BI
2 5 (8.62%) Qlik Sense
2 5 (8.62%) QlikView
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (8.62%) StarTeam
1 5 (8.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 10 (17.24%) Publishing
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Marketing
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.07%) Electronics
3 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.62%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
1 16 (27.59%) Business Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Designer
3 10 (17.24%) UI Designer
3 10 (17.24%) UI/UX Designer
3 10 (17.24%) UX Designer
4 8 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Business Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior UI Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior UX Designer
7 2 (3.45%) Network Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) Node.js
3 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.10%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
3 13 (22.41%) User Experience
4 10 (17.24%) CMDB
4 10 (17.24%) Internet of Things
4 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (8.62%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) Handset
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Project Management
3 22 (37.93%) ITIL
4 17 (29.31%) CRM
4 17 (29.31%) Presales
4 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
5 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
5 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
6 15 (25.86%) Business Process Analysis
6 15 (25.86%) Data Protection
6 15 (25.86%) Due Diligence
6 15 (25.86%) ITIL V3
6 15 (25.86%) Line Management
6 15 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (25.86%) SDLC
6 15 (25.86%) Service Management
7 11 (18.97%) Analytics
7 11 (18.97%) B2B
7 11 (18.97%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) C++
3 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Degree
2 15 (25.86%) PMI Certification
2 15 (25.86%) PMP
3 10 (17.24%) CEH
3 10 (17.24%) CISSP
3 10 (17.24%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (17.24%) ISEB
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.62%) CCNP
5 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) GDPR
2 10 (17.24%) GPG13
2 10 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (10.34%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) CheckPoint
2 10 (17.24%) Adobe
2 10 (17.24%) Citrix
2 10 (17.24%) EMC
2 10 (17.24%) NetApp
2 10 (17.24%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.07%) SAP
5 6 (10.34%) Cisco
6 5 (8.62%) CA
6 5 (8.62%) F5
6 5 (8.62%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.62%) Juniper
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Mitel
7 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software