The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 430 435 437
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.031% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.039% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £33,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +20.00%
Requirements 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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Requirements Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Engineering Salary Trend in the South East

Requirements Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the South East

Requirements Engineering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £36,250 -
Hampshire 0 1 £53,500 -
Kent - 1 £34,000 -
Requirements Engineering
England

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Requirements Engineering.

1 17 (54.84%) Use Case
2 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) User Stories
4 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (35.48%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
7 9 (29.03%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (29.03%) Workflow
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) SOA
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
9 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
10 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (19.35%) Change Control
10 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 6 (19.35%) Time Management
10 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio Team System

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Requirements Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) QlikView
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Requirements Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Telematics
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Use Case
2 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) User Stories
4 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (35.48%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
7 9 (29.03%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (29.03%) Workflow
7 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (25.81%) SOA
8 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
9 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
10 6 (19.35%) Change Control
10 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) VB
1 6 (19.35%) C#
1 6 (19.35%) C++
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Ada
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MBA
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) TOWER Software