Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Translate Business Requirements
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 203 252
Rank change year-on-year -43 +49 -19
Permanent jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 50 114 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.61% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.24% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 91 42
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% -15.56% +32.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £94,750 £100,000 £78,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 7,460 9,196 10,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.01% 91.32% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,650 7,431 7,949
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -24 12 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Shropshire - 11 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire +35 6 £39,225 +20.69% 3
Staffordshire -2 6 £40,250 -59.75% 1
Herefordshire -2 5 £90,000 +125.00%
Worcestershire -2 4 £82,500 +106.25%
Coventry +11 3 £42,500 - 2
Solihull - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £50,000 -
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Finance
3 17 (34.00%) C#
3 17 (34.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.00%) Windows
5 15 (30.00%) OO
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (28.00%) OOD
6 14 (28.00%) SQL
7 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.00%) Web Development
8 12 (24.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.00%) Middleware
9 11 (22.00%) ERP
9 11 (22.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.00%) SOAP
9 11 (22.00%) HTML
9 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (22.00%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (22.00%) Service Design
10 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 10 (20.00%) UML
11 9 (18.00%) MVC
11 9 (18.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 9 (18.00%) Project Planning

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 8 (16.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (16.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (16.00%) IaaS
2 8 (16.00%) PaaS
3 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) IPsec
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) SSL
2 3 (6.00%) VoIP
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Big Data
3 5 (10.00%) Power BI
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.00%) OLAP
6 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) OLTP
6 1 (2.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Legal
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Lead Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Migration Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Systems Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Junior
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 11 (22.00%) Middleware
3 11 (22.00%) SOAP
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (16.00%) Laravel
5 7 (14.00%) RESTful
6 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.00%) jQuery
7 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.00%) Core Data
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.00%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (16.00%) Taxonomies
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.00%) NHS
7 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.00%) iPad
7 1 (2.00%) iPhone
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) OO
2 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (28.00%) OOD
4 13 (26.00%) Web Development
5 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (22.00%) ERP
5 11 (22.00%) Service Design
5 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) UML
6 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 9 (18.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 9 (18.00%) MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Project Planning
8 8 (16.00%) Integration Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Migration
8 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C#
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) APMP
4 1 (2.00%) HNC
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PMO
2 3 (6.00%) COBIT
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.00%) GDPR
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Google
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 5 (10.00%) Xamarin
5 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Birst
6 1 (2.00%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (2.00%) Talend
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata