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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 225 256 330
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +74
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.12% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.32% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-19.19% -5.71%
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
2172 2485 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.88% 35.95% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2233 3512
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Regular Expression 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 City of London region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Wireshark
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (87.50%) PCRE
1 7 (87.50%) FireEye
1 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
1 7 (87.50%) Varonis
1 7 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security

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

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (87.50%) Wireshark
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) PCRE
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) OOXML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) FireEye
1 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
1 7 (87.50%) Varonis
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft