The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
UK
Rank 810 864 876
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +12
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 41 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.055% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 52
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -4.34%

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
33290 37705 39310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.48% 38.12% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28768 32467 33904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the UK

Regular Expression
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +67 41 £50,000 -9.09% 5
London +45 21 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South East +75 13 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Hampshire - 8 £37,500 -
Southampton - 8 £37,500 -
City of London +23 7 £45,000 -30.76%
Gloucester - 6 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £50,000 -
South West - 6 £50,000 -
Berkshire +32 4 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Maidenhead +4 3 £45,000 -
Reading +34 1 £40,000 -30.43%
West Yorkshire +21 1 £34,500 -23.33%
Yorkshire +18 1 £34,500 -23.33%
Leeds - 1 £34,500 -

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Regular Expression also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 56 (58.33%) Linux
2 47 (48.96%) Python
3 39 (40.63%) Windows
4 37 (38.54%) SIEM
5 34 (35.42%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 32 (33.33%) HTML
7 32 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (33.33%) Splunk
8 31 (32.29%) Big Data
8 31 (32.29%) Degree
9 30 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (29.17%) SQL
11 27 (28.13%) Games
12 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
13 25 (26.04%) PHP
13 25 (26.04%) Firewall
13 25 (26.04%) Palo Alto
14 24 (25.00%) Unix
15 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
15 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
16 21 (21.88%) Network Security
17 20 (20.83%) Information Security
17 20 (20.83%) CEH
17 20 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
17 20 (20.83%) Perl
17 20 (20.83%) Oracle
17 20 (20.83%) DNS
17 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
18 19 (19.79%) CSS

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (35.42%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (15.63%) Apache
3 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.38%) IBM Notes
4 9 (9.38%) IIS
5 5 (5.21%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.13%) JBoss
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
2 25 (26.04%) Firewall
3 21 (21.88%) Network Security
4 20 (20.83%) DNS
4 20 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (19.79%) Internet
6 16 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 11 (11.46%) HTTP
8 9 (9.38%) LAN
8 9 (9.38%) WAN
9 7 (7.29%) NetScreen
9 7 (7.29%) SSL
10 6 (6.25%) Wireless
11 5 (5.21%) SMTP
12 4 (4.17%) LDAP
12 4 (4.17%) SSH
13 3 (3.13%) tcpdump
14 2 (2.08%) BGP
14 2 (2.08%) IPv6
14 2 (2.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.29%) Big Data
2 18 (18.75%) MySQL
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.17%) Redis
7 3 (3.13%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.04%) DTS
8 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.29%) WinDbg
2 6 (6.25%) Subversion
3 5 (5.21%) JIRA
4 3 (3.13%) Grunt
4 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.08%) Babel
5 2 (2.08%) gulp
5 2 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.08%) Mocha
5 2 (2.08%) Selenium
5 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.04%) Phing
6 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.04%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 27 (28.13%) Games
2 16 (16.67%) Music Industry
3 11 (11.46%) Finance
4 9 (9.38%) French Language
5 7 (7.29%) German Language
6 4 (4.17%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.08%) Legal
7 2 (2.08%) Publishing
8 1 (1.04%) Law
8 1 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) PHP Developer
3 18 (18.75%) Analyst
4 16 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (15.63%) Web Developer
6 13 (13.54%) Support Engineer
7 12 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Junior
8 10 (10.42%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (10.42%) Technical Support
8 10 (10.42%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Support
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) HTML
2 19 (19.79%) CSS
3 17 (17.71%) HTML5
3 17 (17.71%) Web Services
4 14 (14.58%) CSS3
5 12 (12.50%) PCRE
6 11 (11.46%) ELK Stack
7 6 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (6.25%) XML
8 5 (5.21%) Flash
8 5 (5.21%) LAMP
8 5 (5.21%) SOAP
9 4 (4.17%) .NET
9 4 (4.17%) JSON
9 4 (4.17%) Laravel
9 4 (4.17%) Node.js
9 4 (4.17%) REST
9 4 (4.17%) Symfony
9 4 (4.17%) XSD
9 4 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.58%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.29%) Cryptography
4 7 (7.29%) Social Media
5 5 (5.21%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.21%) BBC
5 5 (5.21%) Blog
5 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.21%) Social Network
6 4 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (58.33%) Linux
2 39 (40.63%) Windows
3 24 (25.00%) Unix
4 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.42%) Mac OS
7 9 (9.38%) Solaris
7 9 (9.38%) Windows NT
8 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.25%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
10 3 (3.13%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) SIEM
2 32 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (20.83%) Information Security
4 17 (17.71%) Analytics
4 17 (17.71%) OOP
4 17 (17.71%) Web Development
5 15 (15.63%) Identity Access Management
5 15 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (15.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 14 (14.58%) Security Operations
6 14 (14.58%) SOLID
7 13 (13.54%) Computer Security
7 13 (13.54%) Malware Analysis
7 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (11.46%) Computer Forensics
8 11 (11.46%) Cyber Intelligence
8 11 (11.46%) Front End Development
8 11 (11.46%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.96%) Python
2 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.17%) SQL
4 25 (26.04%) PHP
5 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
6 20 (20.83%) Perl
7 18 (18.75%) XPath
8 16 (16.67%) PHP 5
9 14 (14.58%) PHP 7
9 14 (14.58%) Ruby
10 12 (12.50%) Java
11 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
12 10 (10.42%) Shell Script
13 8 (8.33%) C
14 7 (7.29%) C++
15 3 (3.13%) ES6
16 2 (2.08%) C#
16 2 (2.08%) Clojure
17 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
17 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Degree
2 20 (20.83%) CEH
3 14 (14.58%) CISSP
4 10 (10.42%) CCNA
4 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.38%) MCSE
5 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.29%) CREST Certified
6 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (4.17%) GCIH
8 4 (4.17%) OSCP
8 4 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CISA
9 1 (1.04%) CRISC
9 1 (1.04%) SANS
9 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) GPG13
2 10 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (9.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.04%) COBIT
4 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) Docker
2 13 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.54%) Snort
3 9 (9.38%) Samba
3 9 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.17%) HDFS
5 4 (4.17%) iptables
6 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.13%) VMware Server
6 3 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) QRadar
2 10 (10.42%) Kibana
2 10 (10.42%) logstash
2 10 (10.42%) Nessus
2 10 (10.42%) Nmap
3 9 (9.38%) CSIRT
4 7 (7.29%) RSA enVision
5 6 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
6 4 (4.17%) Fluentd
7 3 (3.13%) Grafana
7 3 (3.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Splunk
2 25 (26.04%) Palo Alto
3 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
4 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.83%) Oracle
5 19 (19.79%) FireEye
6 18 (18.75%) ArcSight
7 16 (16.67%) Sophos
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco
9 14 (14.58%) LogRhythm
10 13 (13.54%) Juniper
11 12 (12.50%) Sourcefire
12 11 (11.46%) AlienVault
12 11 (11.46%) Fortinet
12 11 (11.46%) TippingPoint
12 11 (11.46%) VMware
13 9 (9.38%) Lotus
13 9 (9.38%) Novell
14 8 (8.33%) Varonis
15 7 (7.29%) F5
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