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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 886 869 881
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 49 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.064% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 52
Average salary £57,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the UK

Regular Expression
Top 21 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 10 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
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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 +10 47 £56,250 +12.50% 10
London +13 16 £67,500 +125.00% 3
South East +3 12 £57,500 - 4
Berkshire -10 12 £57,500 -4.16%
Hertfordshire +5 6 £60,000 +36.36%
East of England -2 6 £60,000 +36.36%
Maidenhead -10 5 £30,000 -47.82%
North West +29 4 - -
Manchester +22 4 - -
Stockport +1 4 - -
Bradford - 4 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Staffordshire - 3 £19,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £19,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £19,000 -
Reading - 3 £57,500 -
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Gateshead - 2 £33,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £33,750 -
North East - 2 £33,750 -

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 52 (45.22%) JavaScript
2 47 (40.87%) Windows
3 46 (40.00%) Linux
4 45 (39.13%) SQL
5 39 (33.91%) SQL Server
6 37 (32.17%) Perl
6 37 (32.17%) Finance
7 34 (29.57%) C#
8 32 (27.83%) HTML
8 32 (27.83%) .NET
9 30 (26.09%) Java
9 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (25.22%) Unix
11 28 (24.35%) Python
12 27 (23.48%) XML
13 25 (21.74%) CSS
13 25 (21.74%) Analytics
14 24 (20.87%) XSLT
14 24 (20.87%) OO
15 23 (20.00%) PHP
16 21 (18.26%) SOAP
16 21 (18.26%) Computer Science
16 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
16 21 (18.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (18.26%) Presales
17 20 (17.39%) Degree
18 19 (16.52%) Retail
18 19 (16.52%) Wireshark
18 19 (16.52%) E-Commerce
18 19 (16.52%) SOA

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.48%) Apache
3 4 (3.48%) JBoss
3 4 (3.48%) nginx
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.74%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.48%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (2.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.61%) IaaS
3 3 (2.61%) PaaS
3 3 (2.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) Wireshark
2 13 (11.30%) Firewall
2 13 (11.30%) Internet
2 13 (11.30%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.96%) Network Security
4 6 (5.22%) DNS
4 6 (5.22%) SMTP
5 4 (3.48%) HTTP
5 4 (3.48%) LAN
5 4 (3.48%) WAN
6 3 (2.61%) SNMP
7 2 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.87%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.17%) MySQL
3 11 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.96%) Big Data
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.35%) SQLite
7 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.87%) HBase
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
1 17 (14.78%) Subversion
2 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.70%) NUnit
4 9 (7.83%) Moq
5 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.35%) FxCop
6 5 (4.35%) Gerrit
6 5 (4.35%) StyleCop
6 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.35%) WiX
7 4 (3.48%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.61%) JUnit
9 2 (1.74%) JIRA
9 2 (1.74%) Maven
10 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.87%) jMock
10 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 37 (32.17%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Retail
3 18 (15.65%) Marketing
4 15 (13.04%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.61%) Games
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.74%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) French Language
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Developer
2 18 (15.65%) Analyst
2 18 (15.65%) HTML Developer
3 16 (13.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (13.04%) Architect
5 14 (12.17%) Junior
5 14 (12.17%) Senior Developer
6 13 (11.30%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (11.30%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (10.43%) Security Analyst
8 11 (9.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (9.57%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (9.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Security Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Software Developer
10 9 (7.83%) Technical Architect
11 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 6 (5.22%) PHP Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.83%) .NET
1 32 (27.83%) HTML
2 27 (23.48%) XML
3 25 (21.74%) CSS
4 24 (20.87%) XSLT
5 21 (18.26%) SOAP
6 18 (15.65%) jQuery
7 11 (9.57%) CSS3
7 11 (9.57%) HTML5
7 11 (9.57%) LAMP
8 10 (8.70%) LINQ
9 9 (7.83%) JSON
9 9 (7.83%) Ninject
9 9 (7.83%) SAML
10 6 (5.22%) REST
10 6 (5.22%) Web Services
11 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.35%) Ajax
11 5 (4.35%) WCF
11 5 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.04%) DataPower
3 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.35%) Blog
5 5 (4.35%) Social Network
5 5 (4.35%) User Experience
6 4 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.48%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.74%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.74%) PMI
8 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.87%) Windows
2 46 (40.00%) Linux
3 29 (25.22%) Unix
4 12 (10.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.48%) CentOS
6 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.48%) Solaris
6 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.87%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.74%) Analytics
3 24 (20.87%) OO
4 21 (18.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (18.26%) Presales
5 19 (16.52%) E-Commerce
5 19 (16.52%) SOA
6 18 (15.65%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (15.65%) Information Security
6 18 (15.65%) MVC
7 15 (13.04%) API Design
7 15 (13.04%) ArchiMate
7 15 (13.04%) RUP
7 15 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 15 (13.04%) UML
7 15 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (12.17%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (12.17%) SIEM
9 13 (11.30%) TDD
10 11 (9.57%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (45.22%) JavaScript
2 45 (39.13%) SQL
3 37 (32.17%) Perl
4 34 (29.57%) C#
5 30 (26.09%) Java
6 28 (24.35%) Python
7 23 (20.00%) PHP
8 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
9 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
10 12 (10.43%) Ruby
11 9 (7.83%) C++
12 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
13 7 (6.09%) C
14 5 (4.35%) Assembly Language
14 5 (4.35%) VB
14 5 (4.35%) VBScript
14 5 (4.35%) XQuery
15 4 (3.48%) Korn
15 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
15 4 (3.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (17.39%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) CISSP
4 8 (6.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) CISA
5 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) MCSE
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (9.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) FISMA
2 1 (0.87%) GPG13
2 1 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) Postfix
3 3 (2.61%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) Nessus
1 10 (8.70%) Nmap
2 6 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.35%) Wonderware InTouch
4 3 (2.61%) Ansible
4 3 (2.61%) Nagios
4 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.61%) Puppet
4 3 (2.61%) Salt
4 3 (2.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) CA
2 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) Splunk
4 7 (6.09%) Google
5 6 (5.22%) Symantec
6 5 (4.35%) Twitter
6 5 (4.35%) VMware
6 5 (4.35%) Wonderware
7 4 (3.48%) Informatica
7 4 (3.48%) Intel
7 4 (3.48%) Kofax
7 4 (3.48%) Omniture
7 4 (3.48%) SAP
8 2 (1.74%) Adobe
8 2 (1.74%) Sybase
9 1 (0.87%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.87%) EMC
9 1 (0.87%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
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