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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineer
Rank 889 966 984
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Engineer 23 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,591
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.45%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,591
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.45%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Requirements Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineer
Top 13 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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +71 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East - 18 £45,000 - 2
Surrey - 12 £45,000 - 2
South West -2 4 £48,750 +21.87% 1
West Sussex - 4 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £47,500 -
Poole - 3 £47,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £47,500 - 1
Fareham - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Somerset - 1 £57,500 -
Street - 1 £57,500 -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -

Requirements Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 23 (69.70%) UML
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Degree
3 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 12 (36.36%) Requirements Management
5 11 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 11 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Validation
5 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 9 (27.27%) C
6 9 (27.27%) MODAF
6 9 (27.27%) SysML
6 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 9 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (24.24%) Requirements Engineering
7 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
7 8 (24.24%) Electronics
7 8 (24.24%) Windows
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Unix
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.18%) Marketing
9 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
9 6 (18.18%) QA
10 4 (12.12%) Use Case
10 4 (12.12%) C++
11 3 (9.09%) SOA
11 3 (9.09%) C#

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (24.24%) Electronics
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Physics
2 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) UML
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 12 (36.36%) Requirements Management
5 11 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 11 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Validation
6 9 (27.27%) MODAF
6 9 (27.27%) SysML
6 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
7 8 (24.24%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Use Case
10 3 (9.09%) Coaching
10 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.09%) Presales
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) User Stories
11 2 (6.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C
2 4 (12.12%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) DICOM
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40005 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday