Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 233 213
Rank change year-on-year +35 -20 +51
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 118 91 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.86% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.96% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 46 70
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £62,500 £63,875
England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
% 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 8,628 9,471 8,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.56% 89.76% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6,817 7,418 7,503
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +27 43 £40,000 -19.60% 2
Staffordshire +35 42 £100,000 +102.02% 1
Warwickshire +11 13 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Worcestershire +3 3 £40,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry -8 2 £51,500 +28.75%
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 47 (39.83%) SAP
2 39 (33.05%) Project Management
3 35 (29.66%) PRINCE2
4 25 (21.19%) QA
5 24 (20.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
6 23 (19.49%) Finance
6 23 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (19.49%) Degree
7 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (16.95%) Project Planning
8 20 (16.95%) SAP R/3
8 20 (16.95%) SQL
8 20 (16.95%) ABAP
9 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
10 17 (14.41%) SDLC
11 16 (13.56%) Windows
11 16 (13.56%) SAP SD
11 16 (13.56%) Change Management
11 16 (13.56%) Business Analysis
12 15 (12.71%) Change Control
13 14 (11.86%) Process Improvement
13 14 (11.86%) CRM
13 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (10.17%) Six Sigma
15 11 (9.32%) IPsec
15 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (9.32%) Firewall
15 11 (9.32%) VMware

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 11 (9.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.24%) JBoss
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (16.95%) SAP R/3
2 16 (13.56%) SAP SD
3 8 (6.78%) SAP SCM
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.24%) npm
3 5 (4.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Firewall
1 11 (9.32%) IPsec
1 11 (9.32%) LAN
1 11 (9.32%) SAN
1 11 (9.32%) SSL
1 11 (9.32%) VoIP
1 11 (9.32%) WAN
2 5 (4.24%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.08%) Qlik Sense
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.39%) SAP BW
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.54%) Big Data
5 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.54%) Data Mart
5 3 (2.54%) Power BI
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.69%) OLAP
6 2 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Cucumber
1 6 (5.08%) Eclipse
1 6 (5.08%) IntelliJ
1 6 (5.08%) JBehave
1 6 (5.08%) Selenium
1 6 (5.08%) WATIR
1 6 (5.08%) WebDriver
2 5 (4.24%) Bitbucket
2 5 (4.24%) gulp
2 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.24%) JMeter
2 5 (4.24%) Maven
2 5 (4.24%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.24%) Subversion
2 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.54%) JIRA
3 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (19.49%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.93%) Marketing
5 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (33.05%) Analyst
2 29 (24.58%) SAP Manager
3 26 (22.03%) Developer
4 23 (19.49%) Business Analyst
5 20 (16.95%) Consultant
6 18 (15.25%) Project Manager
6 18 (15.25%) SAP Project Manager
7 16 (13.56%) SAP Consultant
7 16 (13.56%) SAP SD Consultant
8 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) SAP Business Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) SAP Business Consultant
9 8 (6.78%) SAP SD Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 7 (5.93%) SAP Support
10 7 (5.93%) SAP Support Manager
10 7 (5.93%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) CSS
1 6 (5.08%) Gherkin
1 6 (5.08%) jQuery
1 6 (5.08%) LESS
1 6 (5.08%) REST
1 6 (5.08%) Sass
2 5 (4.24%) AngularJS
2 5 (4.24%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (3.39%) WCF
4 3 (2.54%) .NET
4 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.54%) Middleware
4 3 (2.54%) SOAP
4 3 (2.54%) XML
5 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.69%) RESTful
5 2 (1.69%) Spring
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.08%) Reference Data
2 6 (5.08%) SCADA
2 6 (5.08%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.54%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Windows
2 11 (9.32%) Windows Server
2 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.78%) VMS
4 5 (4.24%) Linux
4 5 (4.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.05%) Project Management
2 35 (29.66%) PRINCE2
3 23 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.95%) Project Planning
6 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (14.41%) SDLC
8 16 (13.56%) Business Analysis
8 16 (13.56%) Change Management
9 15 (12.71%) Change Control
10 14 (11.86%) CRM
10 14 (11.86%) Process Improvement
11 12 (10.17%) Six Sigma
12 11 (9.32%) Business Continuity
12 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (9.32%) ITIL
12 11 (9.32%) Line Management
12 11 (9.32%) Network Design
12 11 (9.32%) Open Source
12 11 (9.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.95%) ABAP
1 20 (16.95%) SQL
2 11 (9.32%) C#
2 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.63%) VBA
4 6 (5.08%) Java
4 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.08%) Python
5 5 (4.24%) Perl
5 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.24%) TypeScript
6 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 23 (19.49%) Degree
3 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.63%) CCNA
4 9 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.63%) MCSE
5 7 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (5.08%) ISEB
7 5 (4.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) QA
2 11 (9.32%) COBIT
2 11 (9.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
1 11 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (39.83%) SAP
2 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.32%) VMware
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle
5 6 (5.08%) Informatica
6 3 (2.54%) Cognos