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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 839 828 825
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 60 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 50
Average salary £37,968 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-37.27% +10.00%

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
44238 42026 47482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 39.51% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37202 36393 41776
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the UK

Regular Expression
Top 24 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 29 August 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 -25 53 £38,436 +2.49% 6
London +7 38 £38,436 +18.26% 4
South East -22 10 £37,000 -32.72% 2
Edinburgh -5 7 £33,500 -16.25%
Scotland -13 7 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Berkshire -12 5 £37,000 -32.72%
City of London -3 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Yorkshire - 3 £21,000 -
North West - 2 £41,250 -
Woking - 2 £30,000 -
York - 2 £21,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £21,000 -
Surrey - 2 £30,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
Slough - 2 £37,000 -
Stockport - 1 £32,500 -
Upminster - 1 £45,000 -
Wigan - 1 £50,000 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (62.39%) Linux
2 58 (53.21%) SQL
3 48 (44.04%) MySQL
4 47 (43.12%) Windows
5 45 (41.28%) HTML
5 45 (41.28%) PHP
6 43 (39.45%) CSS
7 39 (35.78%) Perl
8 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
8 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
9 29 (26.61%) Apache
10 26 (23.85%) Firewall
10 26 (23.85%) UNIX
11 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
12 20 (18.35%) XML
12 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
13 19 (17.43%) Degree
13 19 (17.43%) SSH
13 19 (17.43%) C#
13 19 (17.43%) LDAP
13 19 (17.43%) Cisco
14 18 (16.51%) .NET
14 18 (16.51%) Finance
15 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
15 17 (15.60%) Ethernet
15 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
15 17 (15.60%) Bash Shell
15 17 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (14.68%) Python
16 16 (14.68%) Oracle

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (26.61%) Apache
2 15 (13.76%) Moodle
3 12 (11.01%) Apache Solr
4 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.34%) IIS
6 7 (6.42%) Drupal
6 7 (6.42%) nginx
7 6 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.67%) WordPress
8 4 (3.67%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) SaaS
2 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.85%) Firewall
2 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
3 19 (17.43%) LDAP
3 19 (17.43%) SSH
4 17 (15.60%) Ethernet
5 16 (14.68%) Network Security
6 12 (11.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (9.17%) POP3
7 10 (9.17%) SMTP
7 10 (9.17%) DNS
8 9 (8.26%) Internet
8 9 (8.26%) FTP
9 8 (7.34%) SAN
10 7 (6.42%) SNMP
10 7 (6.42%) ICMP
11 6 (5.50%) SSL
12 5 (4.59%) HTTP
13 4 (3.67%) tcpdump
13 4 (3.67%) Wireshark
14 3 (2.75%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.04%) MySQL
2 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.09%) Big Data
6 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.42%) Ingres
7 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.59%) Data Mining
8 5 (4.59%) OLTP
9 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.83%) DB2
11 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 7
12 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.84%) Subversion
3 7 (6.42%) JIRA
4 4 (3.67%) JMeter
5 2 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (16.51%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Marketing
3 10 (9.17%) Banking
4 4 (3.67%) Publishing
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
5 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.83%) Electronics
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
6 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (36.70%) Developer
2 28 (25.69%) Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Systems Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Development Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Systems Development Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Security Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.42%) Systems Manager
7 7 (6.42%) Junior
7 7 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.50%) Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Database Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Systems Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Network Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (41.28%) HTML
2 43 (39.45%) CSS
3 20 (18.35%) XML
4 18 (16.51%) .NET
5 16 (14.68%) jQuery
6 13 (11.93%) LAMP
7 11 (10.09%) XSLT
7 11 (10.09%) WPF
8 10 (9.17%) Silverlight
8 10 (9.17%) LINQ
8 10 (9.17%) PLINQ
9 9 (8.26%) Web Services
10 8 (7.34%) HTML5
10 8 (7.34%) Ajax
11 7 (6.42%) J2EE
12 5 (4.59%) Django
12 5 (4.59%) Symfony
12 5 (4.59%) Yii
13 4 (3.67%) Memcached
13 4 (3.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.76%) Learning Management System
2 15 (13.76%) E-Learning
2 15 (13.76%) VLE
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.59%) Open Source
4 5 (4.59%) Social Network
5 4 (3.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Replication
6 3 (2.75%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.83%) Social Media
7 2 (1.83%) Firmware
7 2 (1.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.92%) Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (62.39%) Linux
2 47 (43.12%) Windows
3 26 (23.85%) UNIX
4 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.76%) CentOS
4 15 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.67%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.83%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.83%) AIX
8 2 (1.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.76%) Data Modelling
2 14 (12.84%) Project Management
3 12 (11.01%) MVC
3 12 (11.01%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (10.09%) Analytics
5 9 (8.26%) SIEM
5 9 (8.26%) Performance Testing
5 9 (8.26%) ETL
5 9 (8.26%) Migration
6 8 (7.34%) ITIL
6 8 (7.34%) Data Security
7 7 (6.42%) B2B
7 7 (6.42%) B2C
7 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.42%) Web Development
7 7 (6.42%) Release Management
8 6 (5.50%) Information Security
8 6 (5.50%) Workflow
8 6 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.21%) SQL
2 45 (41.28%) PHP
3 39 (35.78%) Perl
4 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
5 19 (17.43%) C#
6 17 (15.60%) Bash Shell
7 16 (14.68%) XPath
7 16 (14.68%) Python
8 15 (13.76%) sed
9 13 (11.93%) Shell Script
9 13 (11.93%) Java
10 12 (11.01%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.59%) Clojure
12 4 (3.67%) VB
13 3 (2.75%) C++
13 3 (2.75%) Ruby
14 2 (1.83%) C
14 2 (1.83%) VBScript
14 2 (1.83%) Groovy
14 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 12 (11.01%) CISSP
3 6 (5.50%) CEH
4 4 (3.67%) GCIA
4 4 (3.67%) GSEC
4 4 (3.67%) GCIH
4 4 (3.67%) GWAPT
4 4 (3.67%) GPEN
4 4 (3.67%) OSCP
4 4 (3.67%) OSCE
5 3 (2.75%) GIAC
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.83%) PhD
6 2 (1.83%) CCNA
6 2 (1.83%) CISA
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.83%) GPG13
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Shibboleth
2 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) Varnish
4 3 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.75%) SpamAssassin
4 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.83%) vSphere
5 2 (1.83%) Samba
5 2 (1.83%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.83%) Nmap
6 1 (0.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.42%) HAProxy
2 7 (6.42%) Nagios
2 7 (6.42%) ZABBIX
2 7 (6.42%) Capistrano
2 7 (6.42%) Puppet
3 3 (2.75%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Cisco
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle
4 11 (10.09%) Zend
5 9 (8.26%) VMware
6 8 (7.34%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.42%) JBoss
7 7 (6.42%) Rackspace
8 6 (5.50%) Lotus
9 4 (3.67%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.75%) Websense
10 3 (2.75%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.75%) HP
10 3 (2.75%) Webroot
10 3 (2.75%) Postini
10 3 (2.75%) Imperva
10 3 (2.75%) Splunk
11 2 (1.83%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.83%) Tableau
11 2 (1.83%) Facebook
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