Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Requirements Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 322 281
Rank change year-on-year +22 -41 -8
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Management 23 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 34
West Midlands median annual salary £51,500 £58,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.97% +61.38% -27.50%
10th Percentile £38,500 £42,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Requirements Management 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 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +35 12 £51,500 -14.17%
Staffordshire +5 4 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -1 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £48,750 -
Worcestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Requirements Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) C
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 10 (43.48%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) QMS
5 8 (34.78%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) Business Process Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) IEC 62304
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) ISEB
5 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Subversion
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
6 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Doxygen
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) MISRA C
6 7 (30.43%) MISRA
6 7 (30.43%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (30.43%) Multithreading

Requirements Management
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 (17.39%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Doxygen
2 4 (17.39%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Profibus
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) JIRA
2 8 (34.78%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (34.78%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) SonarQube
3 4 (17.39%) VectorCAST
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Business Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Development Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Development Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Digital Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Digital Business Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Business Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.70%) Life Science
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Business Process Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
2 8 (34.78%) QMS
2 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Multithreaded Programming
3 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
3 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
3 7 (30.43%) Software Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) V-Model
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) IEC 62304
2 7 (30.43%) MISRA
2 7 (30.43%) MISRA C
3 6 (26.09%) ISO 13485
3 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
4 4 (17.39%) IEC 61508
5 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) Coverity
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) VMware