The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 869 862 853
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 34 78 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.065% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.079% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 11
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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 -8 31 £41,500 -13.54% 6
London -10 15 £53,750 +7.50% 2
East of England +24 8 £32,500 +16.07%
City of London +23 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Hertfordshire -2 7 £32,500 +16.07%
Welwyn Garden City -5 6 £32,500 -
South East -12 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cheshire - 3 £41,500 -
North West - 3 £41,500 -
Warrington - 3 £41,500 -
South West -15 2 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Wales - 2 £30,000 -
South Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Scotland +11 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Edinburgh +10 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Bristol +5 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Royston - 1 £38,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £30,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Requirements Engineering 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 Requirements Engineering.

1 75 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 48 (35.56%) Degree
3 38 (28.15%) Use Case
4 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (27.41%) Microsoft
5 35 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (21.48%) UML
7 28 (20.74%) Finance
7 28 (20.74%) GAP Analysis
8 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 27 (20.00%) ITIL
8 27 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (20.00%) Requirements Management
9 26 (19.26%) Project Management
10 24 (17.78%) Management Information System
10 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 24 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (16.30%) SOA
12 21 (15.56%) PRINCE2
13 19 (14.07%) Systems Analysis
13 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (13.33%) Scrum
14 18 (13.33%) ISEB
15 17 (12.59%) C#
16 16 (11.85%) Data Modelling
16 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
16 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
17 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 15 (11.11%) E-Commerce
17 15 (11.11%) ERP

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Requirements Engineering 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 Requirements Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.48%) LiveLink
2 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.74%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.74%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.63%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
1 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) SMS
2 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.48%) QlikView
3 2 (1.48%) MS Access
3 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (8.15%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.67%) Subversion
4 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.22%) Rational Rose
5 3 (2.22%) JIRA
6 2 (1.48%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Retail
2 13 (9.63%) Marketing
3 8 (5.93%) Publishing
4 4 (2.96%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Games
5 2 (1.48%) Military
5 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 93 (68.89%) Analyst
2 84 (62.22%) Business Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Requirements Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) Business Systems Analyst
4 10 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (4.44%) Requirements Analyst
6 6 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (2.96%) Architect
8 3 (2.22%) Developer
8 3 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.48%) Test Analyst
9 2 (1.48%) Software Developer
9 2 (1.48%) Business Manager
9 2 (1.48%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (1.48%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) .NET
2 6 (4.44%) J2EE
2 6 (4.44%) Web Services
2 6 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (1.48%) WPF
3 2 (1.48%) Reactive Extensions
3 2 (1.48%) CSS
3 2 (1.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.67%) EPoS
6 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.44%) Telematics
8 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.22%) Physics
8 3 (2.22%) Derivative
9 2 (1.48%) GIS
9 2 (1.48%) IVR
9 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) Open Source
10 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.74%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.74%) CMDB
10 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.74%) PKI
10 1 (0.74%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Linux
2 7 (5.19%) Windows
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
3 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
3 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 38 (28.15%) Use Case
3 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (21.48%) UML
6 28 (20.74%) GAP Analysis
7 27 (20.00%) ITIL
7 27 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 26 (19.26%) Project Management
9 24 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
9 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 22 (16.30%) SOA
11 21 (15.56%) PRINCE2
12 19 (14.07%) Systems Analysis
13 18 (13.33%) Scrum
14 16 (11.85%) Data Modelling
14 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
15 15 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 15 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.59%) C#
2 14 (10.37%) C++
3 9 (6.67%) C
4 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.19%) Java
5 7 (5.19%) VB
6 5 (3.70%) SQL
7 2 (1.48%) VBA
8 1 (0.74%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 48 (35.56%) Degree
2 18 (13.33%) ISEB
3 8 (5.93%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.44%) PhD
5 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.48%) MBA
7 1 (0.74%) PMP
7 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.74%) DO-254
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.74%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (27.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) HP
3 6 (4.44%) TOWER Software
3 6 (4.44%) IBM
4 5 (3.70%) Remedy
4 5 (3.70%) VMware
5 2 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.74%) SunGard
6 1 (0.74%) Wonderware
6 1 (0.74%) Fiserv
6 1 (0.74%) WorldPay
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