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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 828 855 830
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 50 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.038% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.098% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 11
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -13.75%
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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 16 £70,000 +75.00% 6
Yorkshire +15 13 £35,000 -18.60%
South East +9 13 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Midlands - 3 £19,000 -
East of England - 3 £46,000 -
North West -4 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1
Regular Expression
UK

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (54.87%) Linux
2 56 (49.56%) SQL
3 55 (48.67%) Windows
4 43 (38.05%) JavaScript
5 39 (34.51%) Perl
5 39 (34.51%) HTML
6 38 (33.63%) Java
7 37 (32.74%) XML
8 35 (30.97%) CSS
9 33 (29.20%) PHP
9 33 (29.20%) UNIX
10 31 (27.43%) SQL Server
11 28 (24.78%) Python
11 28 (24.78%) TCP/IP
12 25 (22.12%) MySQL
13 24 (21.24%) Git (software)
14 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (19.47%) SIEM
16 21 (18.58%) Bash Shell
16 21 (18.58%) Analytics
17 20 (17.70%) jQuery
17 20 (17.70%) Computer Science
17 20 (17.70%) Firewall
18 19 (16.81%) Active Directory
18 19 (16.81%) C
18 19 (16.81%) OO
18 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
18 19 (16.81%) NoSQL
19 18 (15.93%) Oracle
19 18 (15.93%) .NET

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (7.08%) CMS
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.54%) Apache
4 3 (2.65%) Node.js
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.78%) TCP/IP
2 20 (17.70%) Firewall
3 11 (9.73%) Internet
4 7 (6.19%) HTTP
5 3 (2.65%) POP3
5 3 (2.65%) SMTP
5 3 (2.65%) DNS
5 3 (2.65%) SSL
5 3 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.65%) IMAP
6 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.77%) Network Security
6 2 (1.77%) SNMP
7 1 (0.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.12%) MySQL
3 19 (16.81%) NoSQL
4 16 (14.16%) Big Data
5 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.54%) HBase
10 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.77%) Redis
12 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.85%) Subversion
3 9 (7.96%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.19%) Capybara
4 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.19%) JIRA
5 5 (4.42%) Appium
6 4 (3.54%) Redmine
7 3 (2.65%) Maven
7 3 (2.65%) JUnit
7 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.77%) Selenium
8 2 (1.77%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.88%) Moq
9 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.88%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.88%) Hudson
9 1 (0.88%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.88%) WiX
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 17 (15.04%) Marketing
3 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Developer
2 18 (15.93%) Analyst
3 17 (15.04%) Consultant
4 15 (13.27%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.27%) Security Analyst
5 13 (11.50%) PHP Developer
6 7 (6.19%) QA Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Junior
8 5 (4.42%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Systems Support
8 5 (4.42%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Solutions Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Professional Services Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) HTML
2 37 (32.74%) XML
3 35 (30.97%) CSS
4 20 (17.70%) jQuery
5 18 (15.93%) .NET
6 15 (13.27%) SOAP
6 15 (13.27%) REST
6 15 (13.27%) HTML5
7 14 (12.39%) CSS3
8 13 (11.50%) JSON
9 12 (10.62%) Web Services
10 11 (9.73%) WebSockets
11 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.08%) XSLT
12 8 (7.08%) ODBC
13 7 (6.19%) XML-RPC
14 6 (5.31%) WCF
14 6 (5.31%) WPF
15 5 (4.42%) WinForms
15 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.39%) User Experience
3 6 (5.31%) SWIFT
3 6 (5.31%) Statistics
4 5 (4.42%) Photography
4 5 (4.42%) SecurID
5 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.54%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.77%) PMI
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (54.87%) Linux
2 55 (48.67%) Windows
3 33 (29.20%) UNIX
4 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.54%) CentOS
7 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.47%) SIEM
3 21 (18.58%) Analytics
4 19 (16.81%) OO
5 16 (14.16%) Cyber Security
6 15 (13.27%) MVC
7 14 (12.39%) Web Development
8 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.73%) Technical Analysis
9 11 (9.73%) Information Security
10 9 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.96%) TDD
10 9 (7.96%) Scrum
11 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.19%) Manual Testing
12 7 (6.19%) Kanban
12 7 (6.19%) BDD
12 7 (6.19%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.19%) SOA
12 7 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (49.56%) SQL
2 43 (38.05%) JavaScript
3 39 (34.51%) Perl
4 38 (33.63%) Java
5 33 (29.20%) PHP
6 28 (24.78%) Python
7 21 (18.58%) Bash Shell
8 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
8 19 (16.81%) C
9 16 (14.16%) C++
9 16 (14.16%) Shell Script
10 12 (10.62%) Ruby
11 10 (8.85%) C#
12 6 (5.31%) Korn
12 6 (5.31%) XQuery
12 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
13 5 (4.42%) AWK
13 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
14 4 (3.54%) R
14 4 (3.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) CISSP
1 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
2 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.50%) Degree
4 12 (10.62%) MCSE
5 9 (7.96%) CISA
5 9 (7.96%) MCITP
6 3 (2.65%) GIAC
6 3 (2.65%) CEH
6 3 (2.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.88%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) QA
2 9 (7.96%) PCI DSS
2 9 (7.96%) GPG13
2 9 (7.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.73%) Firmware
3 3 (2.65%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.88%) HDFS
4 1 (0.88%) iptables
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Puppet
2 5 (4.42%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.65%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) Oracle
2 16 (14.16%) Cisco
2 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.50%) Juniper
4 11 (9.73%) CheckPoint
4 11 (9.73%) Splunk
5 8 (7.08%) ArcSight
6 6 (5.31%) SAP
6 6 (5.31%) Kofax
7 5 (4.42%) Qualys
7 5 (4.42%) DevExpress
8 4 (3.54%) Sybase
9 3 (2.65%) McAfee
9 3 (2.65%) Websense
9 3 (2.65%) Clearswift
9 3 (2.65%) Postini
9 3 (2.65%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.65%) Webroot
10 1 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.88%) F5
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Discretionary annual bonus of up to 20%
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum plus benefits and entertainment sector envir
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90k plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Teeside
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
The City, London (EC2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago