The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 831 882 855
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -27
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 68 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.042% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 39
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,750 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41821 47620 44610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 40.10% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35593 40144 38834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Regular Expression
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the UK

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regular Expression over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the UK

Regular Expression
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +48 64 £44,000 +10.00% 3
London +6 20 £47,500 - 1
South East +25 17 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Berkshire -2 10 £56,250 +60.71% 1
Maidenhead - 10 £56,250 - 1
West Yorkshire - 9 £37,750 -
Yorkshire - 9 £37,750 -
North West +11 8 £34,500 -
East of England - 8 £44,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £44,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £44,000 - 1
Manchester +13 7 £34,000 -
Leeds - 7 £45,000 -
Guildford - 5 £38,000 -
Surrey - 5 £38,000 -
Scotland +22 4 £53,750 +88.59%
Edinburgh - 4 £53,750 -
Oxford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
City of London +20 1 £70,000 +24.44% 1
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
Stockport - 1 £31,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 89 (64.96%) Linux
2 78 (56.93%) Windows
3 73 (53.28%) SQL
4 47 (34.31%) Firewall
5 44 (32.12%) SIEM
6 43 (31.39%) TCP/IP
6 43 (31.39%) CISSP
7 42 (30.66%) UNIX
8 40 (29.20%) Perl
9 38 (27.74%) HTML
10 36 (26.28%) SQL Server
11 35 (25.55%) Python
11 35 (25.55%) Cisco
12 33 (24.09%) Shell Script
12 33 (24.09%) Degree
13 31 (22.63%) XML
14 30 (21.90%) CSS
14 30 (21.90%) Java
14 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
14 30 (21.90%) Computer Science
15 27 (19.71%) PHP
15 27 (19.71%) Security Cleared
16 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
16 26 (18.98%) Analytics
16 26 (18.98%) C
17 25 (18.25%) .NET
17 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (18.25%) Finance
18 24 (17.52%) Microsoft
18 24 (17.52%) Active Directory

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.57%) Apache
2 6 (4.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.92%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.19%) JBoss
6 2 (1.46%) IIS
6 2 (1.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.73%) Node.js
7 1 (0.73%) concrete5
Applications
1 15 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) GNU Octave
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (34.31%) Firewall
2 43 (31.39%) TCP/IP
3 12 (8.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (6.57%) Network Security
5 8 (5.84%) SMTP
5 8 (5.84%) HTTP
6 6 (4.38%) DNS
7 5 (3.65%) SSL
7 5 (3.65%) POP3
7 5 (3.65%) IMAP
8 3 (2.19%) Wireshark
8 3 (2.19%) SMPP
8 3 (2.19%) Internet
8 3 (2.19%) SNMP
9 2 (1.46%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.73%) VPN
10 1 (0.73%) MPLS
10 1 (0.73%) BGP
10 1 (0.73%) IPv6
10 1 (0.73%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.79%) MySQL
3 17 (12.41%) Big Data
4 13 (9.49%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.92%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.46%) HBase
12 1 (0.73%) SQLite
12 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.76%) Subversion
3 9 (6.57%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.11%) Capybara
5 5 (3.65%) Appium
6 3 (2.19%) Maven
6 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.46%) JUnit
7 2 (1.46%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.73%) Moq
8 1 (0.73%) Grunt
8 1 (0.73%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.73%) Hudson
8 1 (0.73%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.73%) WiX
8 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.73%) Ant
8 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
General
1 25 (18.25%) Finance
2 16 (11.68%) Marketing
3 14 (10.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
5 3 (2.19%) Banking
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
6 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (27.01%) Developer
2 32 (23.36%) Consultant
3 21 (15.33%) Analyst
4 13 (9.49%) Security Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.30%) Systems Support
7 8 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Security Consultant
7 8 (5.84%) Security Specialist
7 8 (5.84%) Systems Support Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) QA Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Solutions Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) IT Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.11%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Professional Services Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Junior
9 6 (4.38%) IT Security Specialist
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.74%) HTML
2 31 (22.63%) XML
3 30 (21.90%) CSS
4 25 (18.25%) .NET
5 21 (15.33%) HTML5
6 15 (10.95%) Web Services
6 15 (10.95%) CSS3
7 12 (8.76%) WebSockets
8 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET
8 11 (8.03%) jQuery
8 11 (8.03%) .NET Framework
9 10 (7.30%) WCF
10 8 (5.84%) ODBC
11 7 (5.11%) LAMP
12 5 (3.65%) WPF
12 5 (3.65%) WinForms
12 5 (3.65%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.19%) XSLT
13 3 (2.19%) Lucene
13 3 (2.19%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.90%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.22%) User Experience
3 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.11%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.11%) Open Source
5 5 (3.65%) SecurID
5 5 (3.65%) Photography
6 4 (2.92%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.92%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.46%) Blog
8 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.73%) Statistics
9 1 (0.73%) CMDB
9 1 (0.73%) Replication
9 1 (0.73%) PMI
9 1 (0.73%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 89 (64.96%) Linux
2 78 (56.93%) Windows
3 42 (30.66%) UNIX
4 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.92%) AIX
7 3 (2.19%) CentOS
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
8 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.73%) SUSE
9 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.73%) VMS
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.12%) SIEM
2 26 (18.98%) Analytics
3 22 (16.06%) Project Management
4 17 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.41%) Cyber Security
5 16 (11.68%) OO
6 15 (10.95%) Web Development
7 13 (9.49%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.76%) Information Security
8 12 (8.76%) Technical Analysis
9 9 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.57%) Product Management
9 9 (6.57%) Security Architecture
9 9 (6.57%) Scrum
9 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.57%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.57%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (5.84%) Anomaly Detection
10 8 (5.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 73 (53.28%) SQL
2 40 (29.20%) Perl
3 35 (25.55%) Python
4 33 (24.09%) Shell Script
5 30 (21.90%) Java
5 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
6 27 (19.71%) PHP
7 26 (18.98%) C
8 24 (17.52%) C++
9 17 (12.41%) Bash Shell
10 16 (11.68%) C#
11 13 (9.49%) AWK
11 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
12 12 (8.76%) sed
13 10 (7.30%) Ruby
14 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
15 6 (4.38%) XPath
16 5 (3.65%) VB.NET
17 4 (2.92%) XQuery
18 3 (2.19%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 43 (31.39%) CISSP
2 33 (24.09%) Degree
3 27 (19.71%) Security Cleared
4 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
5 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (14.60%) MCSE
7 15 (10.95%) GIAC
8 13 (9.49%) CISA
9 11 (8.03%) CEH
9 11 (8.03%) MCITP
10 8 (5.84%) DV Cleared
11 6 (4.38%) SSCP
12 5 (3.65%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.41%) QA
2 15 (10.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (10.22%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.22%) GPG13
4 7 (5.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.46%) FISMA
6 1 (0.73%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (17.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.49%) Firmware
3 5 (3.65%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.73%) Snort
4 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Puppet
2 5 (3.65%) MIMEsweeper
2 5 (3.65%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.73%) logstash
4 1 (0.73%) Kibana
4 1 (0.73%) Nagios
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (25.55%) Cisco
2 24 (17.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.87%) CheckPoint
4 17 (12.41%) Juniper
4 17 (12.41%) Oracle
5 14 (10.22%) ArcSight
6 13 (9.49%) Splunk
7 9 (6.57%) Fortinet
7 9 (6.57%) McAfee
8 7 (5.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.65%) Sourcefire
9 5 (3.65%) Websense
9 5 (3.65%) Clearswift
9 5 (3.65%) IBM
9 5 (3.65%) Webroot
9 5 (3.65%) Postini
9 5 (3.65%) Qualys
9 5 (3.65%) DevExpress
9 5 (3.65%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.19%) F5
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 days ago