The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 242 252 269
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.060% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.068% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £70,000 - £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
Reverse Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5360 5922 6315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.93% 88.59% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 4890 5002
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 7 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £55,000 -
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering 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 North West region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) SANS
3 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 6 (42.86%) Android
3 6 (42.86%) OWASP
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) JNI
4 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (35.71%) Apple Swift
4 5 (35.71%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) Unix

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
2 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) JNI
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Development
2 6 (42.86%) OWASP
3 5 (35.71%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Social Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
7 1 (7.14%) Software Audit
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Apple Swift
2 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
2 1 (7.14%) CSSLP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) GPEN
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) OSCP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Facebook
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk