The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 821 853 819
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -34
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 62 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 35
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
Regular Expression
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39038 44881 42831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.97% 40.36% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33490 38148 37658
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in England

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in England

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in England

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in England

Regular Expression
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 19 £47,500 - 1
South East +14 16 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £37,750 -
East of England - 9 £44,000 - 1
North West +12 8 £34,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Regular Expression
UK

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 74 (63.79%) Linux
2 66 (56.90%) Windows
3 61 (52.59%) SQL
4 41 (35.34%) TCP/IP
5 37 (31.90%) UNIX
5 37 (31.90%) Perl
6 34 (29.31%) HTML
6 34 (29.31%) CISSP
6 34 (29.31%) Firewall
6 34 (29.31%) SIEM
7 33 (28.45%) Python
8 30 (25.86%) Java
8 30 (25.86%) Shell Script
9 28 (24.14%) PHP
9 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
10 27 (23.28%) C
10 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
11 26 (22.41%) CSS
12 24 (20.69%) C++
12 24 (20.69%) Cisco
13 22 (18.97%) MySQL
14 21 (18.10%) .NET
14 21 (18.10%) Active Directory
14 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
15 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
16 19 (16.38%) XML
17 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (15.52%) CheckPoint
17 18 (15.52%) Degree

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.31%) Apache
1 5 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) concrete5
5 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) GNU Octave
2 2 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.34%) TCP/IP
2 34 (29.31%) Firewall
3 8 (6.90%) SMTP
3 8 (6.90%) HTTP
4 5 (4.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.31%) IMAP
4 5 (4.31%) SSL
4 5 (4.31%) POP3
4 5 (4.31%) DNS
5 4 (3.45%) Network Security
6 3 (2.59%) SMPP
6 3 (2.59%) SNMP
7 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.72%) Internet
7 2 (1.72%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.86%) SSH
8 1 (0.86%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.97%) MySQL
3 13 (11.21%) Big Data
4 12 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.31%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.72%) HBase
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.86%) SQLite
11 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) Subversion
3 9 (7.76%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.03%) Capybara
4 7 (6.03%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.31%) Appium
6 3 (2.59%) Maven
6 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.86%) NUnit
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) JIRA
8 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.86%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.86%) Ant
General
1 16 (13.79%) Finance
1 16 (13.79%) Marketing
2 13 (11.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Developer
2 27 (23.28%) Consultant
3 21 (18.10%) Analyst
4 13 (11.21%) Security Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Support
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Systems Support Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) QA Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Junior
10 5 (4.31%) Product Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Products Support Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Solutions Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) IT Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.31%) HTML
2 26 (22.41%) CSS
3 21 (18.10%) .NET
4 19 (16.38%) XML
5 18 (15.52%) HTML5
6 16 (13.79%) CSS3
7 13 (11.21%) WebSockets
8 11 (9.48%) Web Services
9 8 (6.90%) ODBC
10 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.03%) jQuery
10 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET
10 7 (6.03%) LAMP
11 6 (5.17%) WCF
12 5 (4.31%) WinForms
12 5 (4.31%) WPF
12 5 (4.31%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.59%) Lucene
13 3 (2.59%) Symfony
13 3 (2.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.34%) User Experience
3 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.31%) SecurID
4 5 (4.31%) Photography
5 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.72%) Blog
7 1 (0.86%) Statistics
7 1 (0.86%) CMDB
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.79%) Linux
2 66 (56.90%) Windows
3 37 (31.90%) UNIX
4 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) CentOS
6 3 (2.59%) AIX
7 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.86%) VMS
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) SIEM
2 17 (14.66%) Analytics
2 17 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.66%) Project Management
3 16 (13.79%) Web Development
4 15 (12.93%) Cyber Security
5 13 (11.21%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (10.34%) OO
7 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.76%) Information Security
7 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.76%) Scrum
7 9 (7.76%) Security Architecture
7 9 (7.76%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.90%) MVC
8 8 (6.90%) Use Case
8 8 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 7 (6.03%) Manual Testing
9 7 (6.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.59%) SQL
2 37 (31.90%) Perl
3 33 (28.45%) Python
4 30 (25.86%) Java
4 30 (25.86%) Shell Script
5 28 (24.14%) PHP
6 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
6 27 (23.28%) C
7 24 (20.69%) C++
8 18 (15.52%) Bash Shell
9 12 (10.34%) C#
9 12 (10.34%) AWK
9 12 (10.34%) PowerShell
10 10 (8.62%) Ruby
11 8 (6.90%) sed
11 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.59%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.72%) R
14 2 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (29.31%) CISSP
2 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
3 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (15.52%) Degree
5 17 (14.66%) MCSE
6 12 (10.34%) CISA
7 10 (8.62%) MCITP
8 9 (7.76%) GIAC
9 5 (4.31%) CEH
9 5 (4.31%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.59%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) QA
2 14 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (11.21%) GPG13
4 12 (10.34%) PCI DSS
5 7 (6.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.72%) FISMA
7 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.21%) Firmware
3 5 (4.31%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.86%) Snort
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) MIMEsweeper
2 5 (4.31%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) logstash
4 1 (0.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Cisco
2 18 (15.52%) CheckPoint
3 15 (12.93%) Juniper
3 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.07%) ArcSight
5 12 (10.34%) Splunk
6 11 (9.48%) Oracle
7 9 (7.76%) Fortinet
7 9 (7.76%) McAfee
8 5 (4.31%) Postini
8 5 (4.31%) Qualys
8 5 (4.31%) Webroot
8 5 (4.31%) Websense
8 5 (4.31%) Clearswift
8 5 (4.31%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.72%) F5
9 2 (1.72%) Sybase
9 2 (1.72%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.72%) Zend
9 2 (1.72%) Endeca
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