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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 249 304 332
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +28
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.042% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.12% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +44.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.44%
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
2512 3384 4435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.62% 35.44% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2310 2872 3855
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 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 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Browserify
2 1 (25.00%) koa
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) Babel
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Documentum
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Documentum
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Babel
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Documentum Support
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Browserify
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) Express
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) koa
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) OOXML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
1 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase