The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
England / East of England
Rank - 253 256
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.089% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-29.54% -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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2420 2560 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.14% 37.85% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2229 2344
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the East of England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 East of England region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 7 (100.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSD
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) CA
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) WSO2
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (57.14%) iptables
3 4 (57.14%) Apigee
3 4 (57.14%) Mashery
3 4 (57.14%) API Design
4 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSD
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) API Design
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) iptables
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apigee
1 4 (57.14%) CA
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Mashery
1 4 (57.14%) WSO2
2 3 (42.86%) Fiorano
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) TIBCO
2 3 (42.86%) VMware