The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 303 335 323
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.032% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.085% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £70,000 £56,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% +23.62%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.38% -18.75%
Regular Expression
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3496 4699 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.47% 37.24% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 4069 4074
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the City of London region.

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the City of London

Regular Expression
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Regular Expression also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regular Expression.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) GNU Octave

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Regular Expression also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) GNU Octave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk