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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 861 889 945
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +56
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 54 79 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.082% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 25
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
86142 95892 100545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.84% 87.29% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71917 78502 81138
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 £31,000
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 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 25 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 28 July 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 +23 46 £55,000 +29.41% 11
London +37 29 £55,000 +1.85% 3
South West +10 8 £32,500 -6.47% 2
South East +25 4 £75,000 +52.28% 2
Bristol +19 4 £32,500 +11.11%
Scotland +5 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Edinburgh +4 4 £46,250 -2.63%
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £47,500 - 2
South Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Newport - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +28 3 £75,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -12 3 £45,000 +9.09%
Guildford - 3 £75,000 - 1
Glasgow -10 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +23 1 - -
Warwickshire +10 1 £45,000 +9.09%
North West +5 1 £25,000 -1.96% 4
Hampshire +4 1 - - 1
Manchester -8 1 £25,000 -0.99% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 - 2
York - 1 - -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (50.37%) Business Analysis
3 38 (28.15%) C
4 37 (27.41%) Finance
4 37 (27.41%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (24.44%) Security Cleared
6 31 (22.96%) Degree
6 31 (22.96%) ISEB
7 30 (22.22%) Java
8 27 (20.00%) HTML
8 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 26 (19.26%) Project Management
10 25 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (17.04%) SQL
11 23 (17.04%) UML
12 22 (16.30%) PRINCE2
13 21 (15.56%) XML
14 20 (14.81%) E-Commerce
14 20 (14.81%) Microsoft
14 20 (14.81%) Validation
14 20 (14.81%) User Stories
15 19 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (12.59%) SC Cleared
16 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
16 17 (12.59%) OO
17 16 (11.85%) PMP
17 16 (11.85%) Root Cause Analysis
17 16 (11.85%) WebSphere
17 16 (11.85%) QlikView

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 16 (11.85%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.96%) Confluence
2 4 (2.96%) SAS
2 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS Project
3 4 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Eikon
2 3 (2.22%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) DHCP
1 5 (3.70%) DNS
1 5 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) Wireless
3 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.74%) NFC
3 1 (0.74%) RS-232
3 1 (0.74%) RS-485
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) QlikView
2 11 (8.15%) Big Data
3 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.96%) DataStage
5 4 (2.96%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (2.96%) QualityStage
6 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.48%) GIS
7 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.48%) HBase
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.44%) JUnit
3 5 (3.70%) JBehave
4 4 (2.96%) JIRA
5 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.22%) Grunt
6 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.74%) NUnit
6 1 (0.74%) Protractor
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (27.41%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Back Office
2 14 (10.37%) Banking
3 9 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Advertising
4 6 (4.44%) Front Office
4 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.96%) Military
6 3 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.22%) Automotive
6 3 (2.22%) Electronics
6 3 (2.22%) Publishing
7 2 (1.48%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (54.81%) Analyst
2 68 (50.37%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Consultant
5 11 (8.15%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
7 9 (6.67%) Developer
7 9 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 9 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Process Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.19%) Graduate
9 7 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Architect
10 6 (4.44%) IT Graduate
10 6 (4.44%) Public Sector Business Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.00%) HTML
2 21 (15.56%) XML
3 10 (7.41%) CSS
3 10 (7.41%) REST
4 6 (4.44%) HTML5
5 5 (3.70%) CSS3
5 5 (3.70%) JSON
6 4 (2.96%) Sass
7 3 (2.22%) Java EE
8 2 (1.48%) .NET
8 2 (1.48%) WCF
8 2 (1.48%) WinForms
8 2 (1.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.19%) Wiki
3 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.96%) Linked Data
4 4 (2.96%) Semantic Web
4 4 (2.96%) Social Media
5 3 (2.22%) IVR
6 2 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.48%) Physics
6 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.74%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (50.37%) Business Analysis
3 33 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (19.26%) Project Management
6 25 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (17.04%) UML
8 22 (16.30%) PRINCE2
9 20 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 20 (14.81%) User Stories
9 20 (14.81%) Validation
10 19 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (12.59%) OO
12 16 (11.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (8.89%) Data Analysis
13 12 (8.89%) Process Improvement
14 11 (8.15%) ITIL
14 11 (8.15%) Open Source
14 11 (8.15%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (8.15%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.15%) C
2 30 (22.22%) Java
3 23 (17.04%) SQL
4 10 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.67%) C++
6 3 (2.22%) PHP
7 2 (1.48%) C#
7 2 (1.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.96%) Degree
2 31 (22.96%) ISEB
3 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) SC Cleared
4 16 (11.85%) PMP
5 10 (7.41%) IIBA
6 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.70%) CBAP
8 3 (2.22%) SAP Certification
9 2 (1.48%) APMP
9 2 (1.48%) MBA
9 2 (1.48%) PhD
10 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) IBM
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco
4 5 (3.70%) F5
4 5 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 5 (3.70%) Juniper
5 4 (2.96%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.96%) Cognos
5 4 (2.96%) FactSet
5 4 (2.96%) SAP
6 3 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.48%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.74%) Cadence
8 1 (0.74%) Planview
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Guildford, Surrey
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salford, Lancashire
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Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
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Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
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London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
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North West
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
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