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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 319 324 330
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.017% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.045% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.64%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +15.78%
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
4250 4452 4864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.91% 37.65% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3692 3994 4583
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Ingres
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Ingres
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) POSIX
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) BCP
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) E-Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) AWK
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter