Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 262 281
Rank change year-on-year +52 +19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Analysis 98 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 41
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -34.62% +64.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £50,625 £76,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +4.76%

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 8,459 8,841 10,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.71% 90.41% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6,485 7,248 8,697
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 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
Birmingham +52 82 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Shropshire +22 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Wolverhampton -20 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Staffordshire 0 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 71 (72.45%) Service Delivery
1 71 (72.45%) Data Centre
2 65 (66.33%) Degree
3 61 (62.24%) Self-Motivation
4 60 (61.22%) Due Diligence
4 60 (61.22%) Presales
4 60 (61.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 60 (61.22%) Line Management
4 60 (61.22%) ITIL
5 43 (43.88%) Project Management
5 43 (43.88%) Computer Science
5 43 (43.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (41.84%) CMDB
6 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
6 41 (41.84%) VMware
6 41 (41.84%) Citrix
7 40 (40.82%) PMP
7 40 (40.82%) PMI Certification
7 40 (40.82%) PRINCE2
7 40 (40.82%) Service Management
7 40 (40.82%) ITIL V3
8 36 (36.73%) Firewall
8 36 (36.73%) CheckPoint
9 25 (25.51%) ISEB
10 22 (22.45%) Finance
10 22 (22.45%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (21.43%) IT Governance
11 21 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (21.43%) TOGAF

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 4 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) IaaS
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (21.43%) PaaS
2 20 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (20.41%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.02%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (36.73%) Firewall
2 19 (19.39%) BGP
2 19 (19.39%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (19.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (19.39%) DHCP
2 19 (19.39%) DNS
2 19 (19.39%) FWSM
2 19 (19.39%) IPsec
2 19 (19.39%) OSPF
2 19 (19.39%) SNMP
2 19 (19.39%) Software-Defined Networking
2 19 (19.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.02%) SMS
3 1 (1.02%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.02%) MS Access
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (6.12%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) JIRA
4 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 21 (21.43%) Publishing
3 12 (12.24%) Marketing
4 11 (11.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (33.67%) Architect
2 21 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (20.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 20 (20.41%) Technical Specialist
4 19 (19.39%) Network Specialist
4 19 (19.39%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 19 (19.39%) Senior Network Specialist
5 12 (12.24%) Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (11.22%) Technical Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Analyst
8 8 (8.16%) Business Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Security Architect
9 6 (6.12%) Security Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.08%) Consultant
11 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Storage Architect
12 3 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) LDAP
2 7 (7.14%) CSS
2 7 (7.14%) HTML
2 7 (7.14%) XML
3 6 (6.12%) JSON
3 6 (6.12%) RESTful
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 71 (72.45%) Data Centre
2 61 (62.24%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (43.88%) Computer Science
4 41 (41.84%) CMDB
5 19 (19.39%) PKI
6 17 (17.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.08%) Public Cloud
8 4 (4.08%) User Experience
9 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (72.45%) Service Delivery
2 60 (61.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 60 (61.22%) Due Diligence
2 60 (61.22%) ITIL
2 60 (61.22%) Line Management
2 60 (61.22%) Presales
3 43 (43.88%) Project Management
4 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
5 40 (40.82%) ITIL V3
5 40 (40.82%) PRINCE2
5 40 (40.82%) Service Management
6 22 (22.45%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (21.43%) Gantt Chart
7 21 (21.43%) IT Governance
7 21 (21.43%) IT Strategy
7 21 (21.43%) Proactive Management
7 21 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 21 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
8 20 (20.41%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.14%) PHP
4 5 (5.10%) C++
4 5 (5.10%) VB
5 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (66.33%) Degree
2 43 (43.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (40.82%) PMI Certification
3 40 (40.82%) PMP
4 25 (25.51%) ISEB
5 20 (20.41%) MCP
5 20 (20.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (19.39%) CCNP
6 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (17.35%) CEH
7 17 (17.35%) CISSP
7 17 (17.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (4.08%) IIBA
9 1 (1.02%) MCSA
9 1 (1.02%) MCSE
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) GPG13
1 17 (17.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.10%) QA
3 4 (4.08%) GDPR
4 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.41%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (19.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (20.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Citrix
1 41 (41.84%) VMware
2 36 (36.73%) CheckPoint
3 21 (21.43%) EMC
3 21 (21.43%) NetApp
4 20 (20.41%) BMC
5 19 (19.39%) CA
5 19 (19.39%) Cisco
5 19 (19.39%) F5
5 19 (19.39%) Fortinet
5 19 (19.39%) Juniper
6 4 (4.08%) Dell
6 4 (4.08%) IBM
6 4 (4.08%) Veritas
7 3 (3.06%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.02%) Epicor
9 1 (1.02%) Infor
9 1 (1.02%) Sage
9 1 (1.02%) SAP