The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Engineering
Rank 232 208 206
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.096% 0.059% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.072% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.99% +5.00%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5047 4153 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.15% 81.62% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 3572 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Requirements Engineering
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Engineering Salary Trend in the South West

Requirements Engineering
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Gloucestershire -3 2 £47,500 - 1
Somerset - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Requirements Engineering
England

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (83.33%) Military
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (58.33%) Aerospace
3 7 (58.33%) UML
4 6 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (50.00%) Information Management
5 5 (41.67%) DoDAF
5 5 (41.67%) MODAF
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Human Factors
5 5 (41.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (41.67%) Communications Security
5 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Electronics
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (25.00%) Logistics
6 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Legal
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (16.67%) PVCS
General
1 10 (83.33%) Military
2 7 (58.33%) Aerospace
3 5 (41.67%) Electronics
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Human Factors
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Information Management
4 5 (41.67%) Communications Security
4 5 (41.67%) DoDAF
4 5 (41.67%) MODAF
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) SysML
7 1 (8.33%) Network Design
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCDA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) TickIT
1 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco