The table below looks at the statistics for the Requirements Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineer
Rank 868 884 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Engineer 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Requirements Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Requirements Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Requirements Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Requirements Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Requirements Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Requirements Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 5 £42,500 +6.25%
London - 3 £53,000 -
Dorset - 2 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £42,500 -

Requirements Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Requirements Engineer in their job title 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 with Requirements Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (71.43%) Requirements Management
4 9 (64.29%) Use Case
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) Project Management
7 4 (28.57%) C
8 3 (21.43%) HP
8 3 (21.43%) Service Management
8 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
8 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
10 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
10 1 (7.14%) Military
10 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (7.14%) ITSM
10 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
10 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) Windows

Requirements Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Requirements Engineer in their job title 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 with Requirements Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Requirements Management
3 9 (64.29%) Use Case
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) ITSM
8 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.14%) ERP
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) BPMN
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
1 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
1 1 (7.14%) DO-254
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft