The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 413 451 465
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +14
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 28 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.053% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 6
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7075 7707 8534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.89% 36.96% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6302 6674 7328
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the South East

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the South East

Regular Expression
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +24 15 £55,000 +34.96%
Hampshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 - -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 58 (78.38%) Linux
2 57 (77.03%) Big Data
3 48 (64.86%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (52.70%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (50.00%) Windows
6 36 (48.65%) Python
7 32 (43.24%) HTML
7 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
7 32 (43.24%) SQL
8 31 (41.89%) Firewall
9 30 (40.54%) Perl
10 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
11 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
12 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
13 23 (31.08%) DNS
14 22 (29.73%) Internet
14 22 (29.73%) C
14 22 (29.73%) Presales
15 20 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (27.03%) Java
16 19 (25.68%) SIEM
17 18 (24.32%) HTML5
17 18 (24.32%) CSS3
17 18 (24.32%) Docker
17 18 (24.32%) Web Development
17 18 (24.32%) XPath
17 18 (24.32%) PHP 5
17 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
17 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
17 18 (24.32%) PHP

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 48 (64.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.46%) Apache
2 7 (9.46%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) Liferay
4 2 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (41.89%) Firewall
2 23 (31.08%) DNS
3 22 (29.73%) Internet
4 15 (20.27%) LAN
4 15 (20.27%) WAN
5 14 (18.92%) SMTP
6 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.86%) Network Security
8 7 (9.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.05%) 4G
9 3 (4.05%) DMZ
9 3 (4.05%) TACACS
9 3 (4.05%) Wireless
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.35%) 3G
11 1 (1.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (77.03%) Big Data
2 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.32%) MySQL
4 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
5 15 (20.27%) Hadoop
6 6 (8.11%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) WinDbg
2 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.11%) NetBeans
2 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.32%) Games
1 18 (24.32%) Music Industry
2 4 (5.41%) Back Office
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) PHP Developer
2 18 (24.32%) PHP Web Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Web Developer
3 13 (17.57%) Security Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Security Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Web Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Junior
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Support
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Integration Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Python Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Machine Learning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) HTML
2 18 (24.32%) CSS
2 18 (24.32%) CSS3
2 18 (24.32%) HTML5
3 16 (21.62%) ZeroMQ
4 14 (18.92%) Flash
5 7 (9.46%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (52.70%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Blog
3 7 (9.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (8.11%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (8.11%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (78.38%) Linux
2 37 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (16.22%) Unix
6 10 (13.51%) CentOS
7 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (9.46%) Mac OS
8 7 (9.46%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) Presales
2 20 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (25.68%) SIEM
4 18 (24.32%) Web Development
5 14 (18.92%) Computer Security
5 14 (18.92%) Data Protection
5 14 (18.92%) Reverse Engineering
5 14 (18.92%) Workflow
6 13 (17.57%) Analytics
6 13 (17.57%) OOP
6 13 (17.57%) SOLID
7 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (8.11%) Data Security
8 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.76%) DDoS Mitigation
9 5 (6.76%) Machine Learning
10 3 (4.05%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.05%) Network Design
10 3 (4.05%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (4.05%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) Python
2 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 32 (43.24%) SQL
3 30 (40.54%) Perl
4 22 (29.73%) C
5 20 (27.03%) Java
6 18 (24.32%) PHP
6 18 (24.32%) PHP 5
6 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
6 18 (24.32%) XPath
7 14 (18.92%) C++
8 6 (8.11%) Ruby
9 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.62%) CISSP
2 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.92%) Degree
4 13 (17.57%) MCSE
4 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (12.16%) CEH
6 7 (9.46%) CCNA
6 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.11%) CISA
7 6 (8.11%) MCITP
8 3 (4.05%) CISM
9 2 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (2.70%) SANS
9 2 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.35%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.05%) GPG13
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.32%) Docker
3 7 (9.46%) Samba
4 6 (8.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Nessus
1 7 (9.46%) Nmap
2 6 (8.11%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (4.05%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Cisco
2 14 (18.92%) Sophos
3 7 (9.46%) ArcSight
3 7 (9.46%) Lotus
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Novell
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) CA
4 6 (8.11%) Hortonworks
4 6 (8.11%) HP
4 6 (8.11%) Juniper
5 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.76%) F5
5 5 (6.76%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix
6 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.05%) Splunk
7 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.70%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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