The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 432 430 419
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 11 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.054% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17480 16569 17670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.50% 75.76% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13534 13453 14952
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 £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the South East

Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £42,500 -
Berkshire -9 3 - -
Oxfordshire +11 2 £52,500 -
Surrey -3 2 £48,750 -
Hampshire -5 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering.

1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Java
2 28 (66.67%) C
3 27 (64.29%) Linux
4 23 (54.76%) C++
5 19 (45.24%) Python
5 19 (45.24%) Cyber Security
6 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
7 17 (40.48%) C#
8 16 (38.10%) Perl
8 16 (38.10%) OO
8 16 (38.10%) Coverity
8 16 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
9 14 (33.33%) Wind River
9 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 14 (33.33%) Information Security
10 13 (30.95%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
11 10 (23.81%) .NET
12 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
13 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
13 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 6 (14.29%) VMware
13 6 (14.29%) Military
13 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (14.29%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SSL
1 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) SMTP
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.76%) GDB
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.29%) Military
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Graduate
5 4 (9.52%) Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.76%) Spring
3 2 (4.76%) JSON
3 2 (4.76%) iBATIS
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) SCADA
3 4 (9.52%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Cyber Security
2 16 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
2 16 (38.10%) OO
3 14 (33.33%) Information Security
4 13 (30.95%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Online Security
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) UML
9 2 (4.76%) SIEM
9 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.76%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) Java
1 28 (66.67%) C
2 23 (54.76%) C++
3 19 (45.24%) Python
4 17 (40.48%) C#
5 16 (38.10%) Perl
6 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (9.52%) VB
7 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 4 (9.52%) VB6
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) CEH
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Coverity
2 14 (33.33%) Wind River
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Tripwire
4 2 (4.76%) Sourcefire
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
4 2 (4.76%) ArcSight