The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 241 255 257
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.030% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
Regular Expression
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2668 3361 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.48% 46.90% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2881 3244
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the North West

Regular Expression
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Manchester +11 7 £34,000 -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) DevExpress
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Wonderware
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQLite
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) FxCop
3 1 (12.50%) StyleCop
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
3 1 (12.50%) WiX
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (12.50%) Ninject
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) logstash
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) DevExpress
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Wonderware