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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
London / City of London
Rank 228 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.016% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -4.34%

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
1890 2214 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.60% 34.65% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1998 3031
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the City of London

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (66.67%) PCRE
2 8 (66.67%) FireEye
2 8 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 8 (66.67%) Splunk
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
2 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (66.67%) Varonis
2 8 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) Symfony
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) XPath

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 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) PCRE
2 3 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) Lucene
4 1 (8.33%) OOXML
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (16.67%) BBC
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 8 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OCR
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 8 (66.67%) Python
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 8 (66.67%) FireEye
1 8 (66.67%) Palo Alto
1 8 (66.67%) Splunk
1 8 (66.67%) Varonis
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft