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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 819 810 840
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 61 69 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 31
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the UK

Regular Expression
Top 23 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 24 December 2014. 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 -21 49 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South East -14 30 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire -6 18 £57,500 - 1
Maidenhead -3 13 £57,500 -6.12%
Scotland +22 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Edinburgh - 12 £45,000 -
Surrey +3 8 £52,500 +10.52%
London -22 8 £38,436 -0.81% 4
Guildford -12 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
East of England - 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 £31,500 -
Worthing - 2 £31,500 -
North West -13 1 - -
Manchester -15 1 - -
West Midlands -25 1 £19,000 -30.90%
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £19,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £57,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £19,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 84 (69.42%) Linux
2 68 (56.20%) Windows
3 59 (48.76%) SQL
4 50 (41.32%) Firewall
5 41 (33.88%) HTML
6 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
7 36 (29.75%) CISSP
7 36 (29.75%) Degree
8 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
8 35 (28.93%) SIEM
9 34 (28.10%) Cisco
9 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
10 33 (27.27%) Perl
11 32 (26.45%) PHP
11 32 (26.45%) Computer Science
12 30 (24.79%) XML
13 29 (23.97%) CSS
14 28 (23.14%) MySQL
15 26 (21.49%) Analytics
16 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
17 24 (19.83%) Project Management
17 24 (19.83%) Network Security
18 23 (19.01%) Intrusion Detection
19 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
19 22 (18.18%) Finance
20 21 (17.36%) Information Security
21 19 (15.70%) UNIX
22 18 (14.88%) Oracle
22 18 (14.88%) Python
22 18 (14.88%) Active Directory

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (13.22%) Apache
2 15 (12.40%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (9.92%) Moodle
4 11 (9.09%) Apache Solr
5 7 (5.79%) nginx
5 7 (5.79%) Drupal
5 7 (5.79%) IIS
6 4 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (3.31%) WordPress
7 3 (2.48%) Liferay
8 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (41.32%) Firewall
2 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
3 24 (19.83%) Network Security
4 23 (19.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (13.22%) SSH
5 16 (13.22%) LDAP
6 14 (11.57%) Ethernet
7 11 (9.09%) Wireshark
8 10 (8.26%) POP3
8 10 (8.26%) SMTP
8 10 (8.26%) DNS
9 8 (6.61%) HTTP
10 7 (5.79%) ICMP
11 6 (4.96%) SSL
11 6 (4.96%) FTP
12 5 (4.13%) SAN
12 5 (4.13%) Internet
13 4 (3.31%) tcpdump
14 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
14 3 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
2 28 (23.14%) MySQL
3 12 (9.92%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.92%) Big Data
4 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.48%) DB2
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 7
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.61%) Subversion
3 7 (5.79%) JIRA
3 7 (5.79%) Webistrano
4 4 (3.31%) JMeter
5 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.65%) Polish Language
5 2 (1.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (26.45%) Analyst
2 18 (14.88%) Consultant
2 18 (14.88%) Security Analyst
3 15 (12.40%) Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Junior
5 12 (9.92%) Development Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Systems Development Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Junior Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Systems Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Architect
9 7 (5.79%) Security Specialist
9 7 (5.79%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Junior Information Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Information Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) HTML
2 30 (24.79%) XML
3 29 (23.97%) CSS
4 16 (13.22%) .NET
5 14 (11.57%) jQuery
6 13 (10.74%) Web Services
7 10 (8.26%) HTML5
8 9 (7.44%) LAMP
9 8 (6.61%) Ajax
10 6 (4.96%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.96%) XSLT
10 6 (4.96%) CSS3
11 5 (4.13%) Lucene
12 4 (3.31%) WebSockets
12 4 (3.31%) WCF
12 4 (3.31%) Memcached
13 2 (1.65%) DOM
13 2 (1.65%) XSL
13 2 (1.65%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.92%) E-Learning
2 12 (9.92%) VLE
2 12 (9.92%) Learning Management System
3 11 (9.09%) User Experience
4 10 (8.26%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.26%) Open Source
4 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.96%) Replication
5 6 (4.96%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.31%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.65%) PMI
9 1 (0.83%) EPoS
9 1 (0.83%) Clustering
9 1 (0.83%) Blog
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 84 (69.42%) Linux
2 68 (56.20%) Windows
3 19 (15.70%) UNIX
4 12 (9.92%) CentOS
4 12 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.31%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.31%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.48%) AIX
7 3 (2.48%) SUSE
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) SIEM
2 26 (21.49%) Analytics
3 24 (19.83%) Project Management
4 21 (17.36%) Information Security
5 14 (11.57%) Web Development
6 13 (10.74%) Data Security
7 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
8 11 (9.09%) Cyber Security
9 10 (8.26%) ITIL
10 9 (7.44%) Software Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Migration
11 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.61%) Product Management
12 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.79%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.79%) Release Management
12 7 (5.79%) B2B
12 7 (5.79%) B2C
13 6 (4.96%) OOD
13 6 (4.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) SQL
2 33 (27.27%) Perl
3 32 (26.45%) PHP
4 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.88%) Python
6 17 (14.05%) C
6 17 (14.05%) sed
7 16 (13.22%) PowerShell
8 15 (12.40%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.57%) Java
10 13 (10.74%) C++
11 12 (9.92%) C#
12 11 (9.09%) XPath
13 9 (7.44%) VB
14 8 (6.61%) Bash Shell
15 5 (4.13%) AWK
15 5 (4.13%) Ruby
16 4 (3.31%) XQuery
17 3 (2.48%) VBScript
18 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (29.75%) CISSP
1 36 (29.75%) Degree
2 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.40%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.57%) CEH
4 14 (11.57%) GIAC
5 12 (9.92%) MCSE
6 9 (7.44%) SSCP
7 7 (5.79%) CISA
8 6 (4.96%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.31%) GCIA
9 4 (3.31%) GSEC
9 4 (3.31%) GCIH
9 4 (3.31%) MCDBA
9 4 (3.31%) GWAPT
9 4 (3.31%) GPEN
9 4 (3.31%) OSCP
9 4 (3.31%) OSCE
10 3 (2.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.74%) PCI DSS
3 10 (8.26%) GPG13
4 6 (4.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.31%) QA
6 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (14.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.92%) Shibboleth
3 7 (5.79%) Firmware
4 4 (3.31%) Varnish
5 3 (2.48%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (2.48%) vSphere
6 2 (1.65%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (1.65%) Samba
6 2 (1.65%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) ZABBIX
1 7 (5.79%) Capistrano
1 7 (5.79%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.48%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.65%) Nessus
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Cisco
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) Oracle
3 10 (8.26%) CheckPoint
4 9 (7.44%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.44%) Zend
5 8 (6.61%) Splunk
5 8 (6.61%) ArcSight
5 8 (6.61%) Juniper
6 7 (5.79%) IBM
6 7 (5.79%) Rackspace
6 7 (5.79%) VMware
7 6 (4.96%) Lotus
8 5 (4.13%) McAfee
8 5 (4.13%) HP
8 5 (4.13%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.31%) CA
10 3 (2.48%) Citrix
10 3 (2.48%) Websense
10 3 (2.48%) Clearswift
South East London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 13 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Workdigital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per year (plus 10% bonus)
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago