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

Translate Business Requirements
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 236 204
Rank change year-on-year +13 -32 +52
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 84 91 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.93% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.03% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 108
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% -13.33% +54.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £87,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% - +10.00%

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 8,466 8,847 11,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.74% 90.37% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,497 7,262 8,769
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.23% +3.33%
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%

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 20 June 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 20 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 +15 48 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Warwickshire +11 13 £53,500 -2.73%
Staffordshire -5 10 £40,250 -32.64% 4
Worcestershire +24 2 - -
Solihull +4 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Shropshire +21 1 £40,500 -
Coventry -13 1 £41,000 -3.53%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 39 (46.43%) Windows
2 37 (44.05%) Project Management
3 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 31 (36.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 29 (34.52%) ITIL
6 29 (34.52%) Finance
6 29 (34.52%) IT Strategy
7 27 (32.14%) Windows Server
7 27 (32.14%) IPsec
7 27 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (32.14%) Firewall
7 27 (32.14%) VMware
7 27 (32.14%) Business Continuity
7 27 (32.14%) MS Exchange
7 27 (32.14%) LAN
7 27 (32.14%) VoIP
7 27 (32.14%) WAN
7 27 (32.14%) SSL
7 27 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 27 (32.14%) SAN
7 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (32.14%) Network Design
7 27 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (32.14%) COBIT
7 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (32.14%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.05%) C#
9 16 (19.05%) SQL

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 27 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) SAP SD
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (5.95%) SAP SCM
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (3.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (13.10%) Office 365
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.14%) Firewall
1 27 (32.14%) IPsec
1 27 (32.14%) LAN
1 27 (32.14%) SAN
1 27 (32.14%) SSL
1 27 (32.14%) VoIP
1 27 (32.14%) WAN
2 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Power BI
6 1 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.19%) QlikView
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.38%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.38%) Maven
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.19%) JBehave
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
4 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.19%) WATIR
4 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Legal
3 5 (5.95%) Automotive
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (46.43%) Analyst
2 29 (34.52%) Support Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Network Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Network Support
3 20 (23.81%) Network Support Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Consultant
6 10 (11.90%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
8 8 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) SAP SD Consultant
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) .NET
2 10 (11.90%) .NET Framework
3 9 (10.71%) Hibernate
3 9 (10.71%) XML
4 7 (8.33%) SOAP
5 5 (5.95%) Middleware
5 5 (5.95%) WCF
6 4 (4.76%) Web Services
7 3 (3.57%) REST
8 2 (2.38%) JSON
8 2 (2.38%) Visualforce
9 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.19%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.19%) LINQ
9 1 (1.19%) Node.js
9 1 (1.19%) OAuth
9 1 (1.19%) OpenID
9 1 (1.19%) RESTful
9 1 (1.19%) SignalR
9 1 (1.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.19%) Infotainment
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.43%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Windows Server
2 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (10.71%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.57%) Unix
4 3 (3.57%) VMS
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Project Management
2 31 (36.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 29 (34.52%) IT Strategy
4 29 (34.52%) ITIL
5 27 (32.14%) Business Continuity
5 27 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (32.14%) Network Design
6 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.10%) SDLC
8 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.90%) Change Management
10 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.71%) Cross-Platform Development
10 9 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (10.71%) TDD
10 9 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) C#
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.52%) ABAP
4 5 (5.95%) Java
5 2 (2.38%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.38%) VBA
6 1 (1.19%) Delphi
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.19%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (10.71%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.38%) HNC
5 2 (2.38%) HND
5 2 (2.38%) MCITP
5 2 (2.38%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.14%) COBIT
1 27 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.90%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (32.14%) Active Directory
1 27 (32.14%) VMware ESXi
1 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (32.14%) VMware
2 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.48%) SAP
4 9 (10.71%) Remedy
4 9 (10.71%) Xamarin
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.38%) webMethods
7 1 (1.19%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.19%) Informatica
7 1 (1.19%) Tableau
7 1 (1.19%) Talend
7 1 (1.19%) Teradata