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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 409 385 433
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +48
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 26 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
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
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Oxfordshire - 11 £42,500 -
Surrey +2 8 £55,000 -
Hampshire -21 6 £37,500 -
West Sussex -12 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire -14 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Requirements Engineering
England

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (54.29%) Use Case
2 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Systems Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Workflow
3 13 (37.14%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (34.29%) User Stories
4 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Web Development
6 10 (28.57%) Degree
6 10 (28.57%) Publishing
7 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.86%) SOA
8 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
9 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (20.00%) Time Management
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (17.14%) Change Control
10 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
10 6 (17.14%) Requirements Management
10 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (17.14%) Telematics
10 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (17.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
1 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Analyst
2 24 (68.57%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Telematics
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) GIS
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.86%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Use Case
2 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Systems Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (37.14%) Workflow
3 13 (37.14%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (34.29%) User Stories
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Web Development
7 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.86%) SOA
8 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
9 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (20.00%) Time Management
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (17.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) VB
1 6 (17.14%) C#
1 6 (17.14%) C++
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (5.71%) MBA
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) TOWER Software