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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 244 237 232
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 10 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
5019 5189 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.53% 86.48% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4360 3903
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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
(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
Bristol -7 5 - -
Somerset - 3 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Requirements Engineering
England

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) C
2 11 (64.71%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Big Data
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (29.41%) SSL
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
8 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Use Case
8 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) RUP
8 2 (11.76%) ISEB
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.76%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Requirements Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Requirements Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DOORS Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
1 5 (29.41%) UML
1 5 (29.41%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) RUP
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (11.76%) Use Case
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM