The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 855 912 953
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +41
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 69 64 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.058% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.067% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 24
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Requirements Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Salary Trend

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

Requirements Engineering Salary Trend in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
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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 +42 62 £55,000 +33.33% 3
London +41 36 £55,000 +4.26% 1
South West +19 14 £32,500 -23.52%
Bristol +26 9 £32,500 -
West Midlands -16 6 £45,000 +9.09%
South East +35 5 £75,000 +81.81%
South Wales +12 5 £45,000 +50.00%
Wales +7 5 £45,000 +50.00%
Surrey - 5 £75,000 -
Newport - 5 £45,000 -
Guildford - 5 £75,000 -
Warwickshire +3 4 £45,000 +9.09%
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +12 2 £51,250 +7.89%
Scotland +5 2 £51,250 +7.89%
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +44 1 £37,500 -11.76%
East of England +37 1 - -
Hertfordshire +27 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 - -
Bath - 1 £27,500 -
Somerset - 1 £27,500 -
Westminster - 1 £37,500 -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (50.39%) Business Analysis
3 33 (25.58%) Finance
3 33 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (24.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (24.81%) C
5 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
6 26 (20.16%) Degree
6 26 (20.16%) ISEB
7 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
8 24 (18.60%) Java
9 22 (17.05%) UML
10 21 (16.28%) HTML
10 21 (16.28%) Project Management
11 18 (13.95%) Validation
11 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (11.63%) E-Commerce
13 15 (11.63%) DV Cleared
13 15 (11.63%) Process Improvement
14 14 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (10.85%) SC Cleared
14 14 (10.85%) XML
14 14 (10.85%) SQL
15 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (10.08%) User Stories
15 13 (10.08%) SDLC
16 12 (9.30%) Open Source
16 12 (9.30%) Banking

Requirements Engineering
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 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.10%) Confluence
2 4 (3.10%) SAS
2 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.55%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
2 4 (3.10%) MS Project
2 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Eikon
2 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.55%) Office 365
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) DHCP
1 5 (3.88%) DNS
1 5 (3.88%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) Wireless
3 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.78%) NFC
3 1 (0.78%) RS-232
3 1 (0.78%) RS-485
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) Big Data
2 9 (6.98%) QlikView
3 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.10%) DataStage
4 4 (3.10%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.10%) QualityStage
5 3 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.55%) GIS
6 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.55%) HBase
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.65%) JUnit
3 5 (3.88%) JBehave
4 4 (3.10%) JIRA
5 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.33%) Grunt
5 3 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.78%) NUnit
6 1 (0.78%) Protractor
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
6 1 (0.78%) Zephyr
General
1 33 (25.58%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Banking
3 8 (6.20%) Back Office
4 7 (5.43%) Retail
5 6 (4.65%) Front Office
6 5 (3.88%) Advertising
6 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.10%) Military
8 3 (2.33%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.33%) Publishing
9 2 (1.55%) Automotive
9 2 (1.55%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.78%) Electronics
10 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (49.61%) Analyst
2 58 (44.96%) Business Analyst
3 16 (12.40%) Consultant
4 12 (9.30%) Agile Business Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Architect
8 7 (5.43%) Business IT Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) IT Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Lead Business Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Process Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Requirements Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) HTML
2 14 (10.85%) XML
3 10 (7.75%) CSS
3 10 (7.75%) REST
4 7 (5.43%) HTML5
5 6 (4.65%) Java EE
6 5 (3.88%) CSS3
6 5 (3.88%) JSON
7 4 (3.10%) Sass
8 2 (1.55%) .NET
8 2 (1.55%) WCF
8 2 (1.55%) WinForms
8 2 (1.55%) WPF
9 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.43%) Wiki
3 6 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) Linked Data
5 4 (3.10%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.33%) IVR
6 3 (2.33%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.55%) Physics
7 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (50.39%) Business Analysis
3 32 (24.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
5 22 (17.05%) UML
6 21 (16.28%) Project Management
7 18 (13.95%) Validation
8 17 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.63%) Process Improvement
10 14 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
11 13 (10.08%) SDLC
11 13 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (10.08%) User Stories
12 12 (9.30%) Open Source
12 12 (9.30%) TOGAF
13 11 (8.53%) Data Analysis
13 11 (8.53%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (8.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.81%) C
2 24 (18.60%) Java
3 14 (10.85%) SQL
4 10 (7.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.43%) C++
6 3 (2.33%) PHP
7 2 (1.55%) C#
7 2 (1.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.16%) Degree
2 26 (20.16%) ISEB
3 15 (11.63%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.85%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.98%) IIBA
5 9 (6.98%) PMI Certification
5 9 (6.98%) PMP
6 4 (3.10%) CBAP
6 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.33%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.55%) MBA
9 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.20%) IBM
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco
4 5 (3.88%) F5
4 5 (3.88%) Fortinet
4 5 (3.88%) Juniper
5 4 (3.10%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.10%) Cognos
5 4 (3.10%) FactSet
6 3 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (1.55%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.78%) Planview
8 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
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