Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 258 242
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 51 74 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.74% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 68
West Midlands median annual salary £40,250 £43,750 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -25.21% +37.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,375 £37,125
90th Percentile £45,250 £66,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 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 7,876 9,083 10,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.27% 91.30% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,027 7,470 8,462
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,025
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in the West Midlands

Translating Business Requirements
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Translating Business Requirements in the West Midlands

Translating Business Requirements
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Translating Business Requirements in the West Midlands

Translating Business Requirements
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 Translating Business Requirements within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 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 -6 31 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Warwickshire +34 7 £40,950 +26.00%
Staffordshire +14 6 £40,250 +36.44% 1
Solihull +2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £62,500 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £40,500 - 5
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements.

1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (35.29%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) .NET
3 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 18 (35.29%) Project Management
4 17 (33.33%) SQL
5 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) Legal
5 16 (31.37%) SDLC
5 16 (31.37%) IT Strategy
5 16 (31.37%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (31.37%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (29.41%) Office 365
6 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 15 (29.41%) Degree
6 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 15 (29.41%) ITIL
6 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
7 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
7 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
7 14 (27.45%) LAN
7 14 (27.45%) VoIP
7 14 (27.45%) WAN
7 14 (27.45%) SAN
7 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery

Translating Business Requirements
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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
1 14 (27.45%) IPsec
1 14 (27.45%) LAN
1 14 (27.45%) SAN
1 14 (27.45%) SSL
1 14 (27.45%) VoIP
1 14 (27.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) Power BI
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) OLAP
5 1 (1.96%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.96%) QlikView
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Automotive
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Analyst
2 16 (31.37%) Support Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) Applications Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) Software Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Network Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Network Support
5 7 (13.73%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) .NET Framework
3 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.80%) Web Services
5 3 (5.88%) Middleware
5 3 (5.88%) RESTful
5 3 (5.88%) SOAP
6 2 (3.92%) JSON
6 2 (3.92%) Visualforce
6 2 (3.92%) WCF
7 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
7 1 (1.96%) LINQ
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
7 1 (1.96%) OAuth
7 1 (1.96%) OpenID
7 1 (1.96%) REST
7 1 (1.96%) SignalR
7 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (31.37%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (27.45%) Mobile App
4 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (25.49%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (35.29%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) IT Strategy
3 16 (31.37%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (31.37%) SDLC
4 15 (29.41%) ITIL
4 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 14 (27.45%) Business Continuity
5 14 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (27.45%) Network Design
6 13 (25.49%) Cross-Platform Development
6 13 (25.49%) Integration Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (25.49%) TDD
6 13 (25.49%) Web Development
7 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.80%) Migration
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Delphi
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 13 (25.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (25.49%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.92%) HNC
3 2 (3.92%) HND
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) APMP
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) COBIT
1 14 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) PMO
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
1 14 (27.45%) VMware ESXi
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Remedy
3 13 (25.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Tableau
5 1 (1.96%) Talend
5 1 (1.96%) Teradata