The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Requirements Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Engineer
UK
Rank 852 925 934
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Engineer 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.27%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Requirements Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Requirements Engineer in the job title.

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
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +69 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
South West +12 6 £47,500 -13.63%
Gloucestershire -5 4 - -
Plymouth - 2 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Requirements Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Requirements Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Requirements Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (65.52%) UML
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 15 (51.72%) ITIL
4 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
4 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) Requirements Management
5 9 (31.03%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (24.14%) MODAF
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) C
7 6 (20.69%) C#
7 6 (20.69%) C++
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Unix
7 6 (20.69%) Electronics
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Python
8 5 (17.24%) HTTP
8 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
8 5 (17.24%) SSL
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) J2EE
8 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
8 5 (17.24%) EJB
8 5 (17.24%) XML
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) JavaScript

Requirements Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
1 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) ATM
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Games
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) EJB
1 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) J2EE
1 5 (17.24%) Spring
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) iPhone
1 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) Android
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) UML
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) ITIL
4 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
4 11 (37.93%) Requirements Management
4 11 (37.93%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) MODAF
6 5 (17.24%) Android Development
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (17.24%) iOS Development
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) SysML
6 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.24%) Use Case
6 5 (17.24%) User Stories
6 5 (17.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) DICOM
2 1 (3.45%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco