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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 212 240 239
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 21 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.051% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.060% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Median salary £33,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -21.11%
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
4541 4976 5214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.69% 85.25% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4150 4320
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Requirements Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +17 13 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
Somerset - 1 £27,500 -
Requirements Engineering
England

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 23 (67.65%) C
2 21 (61.76%) Validation
2 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
3 19 (55.88%) UML
4 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
6 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) C++
7 11 (32.35%) Java
7 11 (32.35%) Eclipse
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
8 9 (26.47%) Big Data
9 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
10 5 (14.71%) SSL
10 5 (14.71%) JUnit
10 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.71%) JBehave
11 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (11.76%) ArchiMate
11 4 (11.76%) BPMN
11 4 (11.76%) Matrix Management
11 4 (11.76%) Use Case
11 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
11 4 (11.76%) MODAF
11 4 (11.76%) SysML
11 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) Banking

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.94%) NFC
3 1 (2.94%) RS-232
3 1 (2.94%) RS-485
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.71%) JBehave
2 5 (14.71%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Requirements Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Chemistry
1 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Life Science
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Validation
2 19 (55.88%) UML
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) ArchiMate
7 4 (11.76%) BPMN
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) Logistics
7 4 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 4 (11.76%) MODAF
7 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
7 4 (11.76%) SysML
7 4 (11.76%) Use Case
8 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) C
2 11 (32.35%) C++
2 11 (32.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) IBM