The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Engineering
Rank 841 852 819
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 76 31 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.028% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.035% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 99
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -29.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -6 69 £43,250 +15.33% 9
London -18 36 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East of England 0 14 £28,000 -60.00% 2
South East -1 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
City of London -5 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £28,000 -
Scotland -8 7 £52,500 -
South West -17 5 £52,500 +34.61%
Glasgow -11 4 - -
Surrey - 4 £56,500 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +7 3 £52,500 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £58,750 -16.07% 2
Cheltenham - 3 £52,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Epsom - 3 £57,000 - 1
Cambridge +4 2 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Hampshire - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,500 -
Luton - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £32,500 -
Bristol +1 1 - -
Templecombe -3 1 - -
Somerset -13 1 - -
East Midlands -22 1 - -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 83 (53.21%) Business Analysis
2 60 (38.46%) UML
3 59 (37.82%) Degree
4 45 (28.85%) Requirements Management
5 39 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 39 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
7 33 (21.15%) MS Excel
8 30 (19.23%) Visual Studio
9 28 (17.95%) ITIL
10 26 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
10 26 (16.67%) Time Management
11 23 (14.74%) Waterfall
11 23 (14.74%) Finance
12 22 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 22 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (12.18%) SOA
13 19 (12.18%) Six Sigma
14 18 (11.54%) Project Management
15 15 (9.62%) Rational DOORS
16 14 (8.97%) ISEB
16 14 (8.97%) CRM
17 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
17 13 (8.33%) Retail
17 13 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
18 12 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
18 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
19 11 (7.05%) Validation
19 11 (7.05%) EPoS
20 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.49%) CMS
3 5 (3.21%) Confluence
4 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.28%) WinCC
Applications
1 33 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Project
3 2 (1.28%) Simulink
3 2 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) RFID
1 6 (3.85%) Intranet
1 6 (3.85%) Extranet
2 5 (3.21%) Wireless
3 3 (1.92%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.64%) GPRS
5 1 (0.64%) GSM
5 1 (0.64%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.56%) QlikView
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.64%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 30 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.62%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (3.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (3.21%) JIRA
4 3 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.28%) PVCS
General
1 23 (14.74%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
3 6 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.21%) Military
5 4 (2.56%) Publishing
5 4 (2.56%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.28%) Games
7 1 (0.64%) Avionics
7 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 118 (75.64%) Analyst
2 108 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 13 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (7.05%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (6.41%) Team Leader
5 10 (6.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (5.13%) Consultant
6 8 (5.13%) Architect
7 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst Team Leader
8 6 (3.85%) Business Consultant
9 5 (3.21%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Software Architect
9 5 (3.21%) Project Leader
9 5 (3.21%) Software Project Leader
10 4 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.56%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.92%) Project Manager
11 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (1.92%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (1.92%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) XML
2 2 (1.28%) Middleware
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.05%) EPoS
4 7 (4.49%) E-Learning
5 6 (3.85%) FMCG
6 3 (1.92%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.28%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.28%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.28%) SCADA
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) IVR
8 1 (0.64%) PMI
8 1 (0.64%) Handset
8 1 (0.64%) GIS
8 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.28%) VxWorks
1 2 (1.28%) Windows
1 2 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.21%) Business Analysis
2 60 (38.46%) UML
3 45 (28.85%) Requirements Management
4 39 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 28 (17.95%) ITIL
6 26 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 26 (16.67%) Time Management
7 23 (14.74%) Waterfall
8 22 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (12.18%) SOA
9 19 (12.18%) Six Sigma
10 18 (11.54%) Project Management
11 14 (8.97%) CRM
12 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (7.05%) Validation
15 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
15 10 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (6.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) PowerHouse
2 4 (2.56%) C#
2 4 (2.56%) C++
2 4 (2.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.92%) Java
3 3 (1.92%) C
3 3 (1.92%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.28%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.28%) VBA
5 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (37.82%) Degree
2 22 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (8.97%) ISEB
4 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.28%) HND
7 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) DO-178B
1 3 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.28%) TickIT
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.28%) Allen-Bradley
3 2 (1.28%) Siemens
3 2 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (0.64%) Cognos
4 1 (0.64%) Siebel
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle
4 1 (0.64%) Cognizant
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Applitracker
Salary: Extensive Bens,20% Pension,2xBonus
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Debenhams
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago