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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 834 895 823
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -72
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 71 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.043% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.052% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 53 24 28
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,600 £34,145
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -21.90%

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
92318 99153 88437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.54% 82.71% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75379 80339 72907
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 2015 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 2 July 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 +67 68 £41,250 -10.81% 10
London +44 30 £53,000 -5.77% 3
City of London +55 12 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South West -13 9 £42,500 -
North West - 9 £25,500 - 1
South East +4 8 £41,250 +5.09% 1
Bristol -14 8 - -
Manchester - 5 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands +8 4 £50,000 +2.04%
Berkshire 0 4 £45,625 +10.60%
West Midlands -5 4 £41,250 +3.12%
Cheshire - 4 £37,000 -
Warrington - 3 £35,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Reading -1 2 £45,625 +10.60%
Leamington Spa -10 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Warwickshire -16 2 £41,250 +3.12%
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 4
Leeds - 2 £35,000 - 4
Newbury - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Hampshire +3 1 £53,500 -
Kent +2 1 £34,000 -2.85%
East of England +1 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire -5 1 £32,500 -33.67%
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 1

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 60 (53.10%) Business Analysis
2 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (27.43%) UML
5 25 (22.12%) Project Management
6 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.24%) Degree
7 23 (20.35%) Finance
8 22 (19.47%) Use Case
9 20 (17.70%) SDLC
10 19 (16.81%) Oracle
11 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.04%) ISEB
13 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
13 15 (13.27%) Systems Analysis
14 14 (12.39%) Scrum
15 13 (11.50%) Banking
15 13 (11.50%) SQL
16 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
16 12 (10.62%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (9.73%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
17 11 (9.73%) Validation
17 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
18 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
18 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
18 10 (8.85%) Retail
18 10 (8.85%) Data Analysis
18 10 (8.85%) Service Management

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.77%) MS Project
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
1 2 (1.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.54%) QlikView
4 4 (3.54%) MS Access
4 4 (3.54%) Big Data
4 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.77%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Subversion
1 8 (7.08%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (20.35%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Banking
3 10 (8.85%) Retail
4 5 (4.42%) Legal
4 5 (4.42%) Military
5 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.54%) General Ledger
5 4 (3.54%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (53.98%) Analyst
2 59 (52.21%) Business Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (7.96%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Graduate
5 8 (7.08%) Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Requirements Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Project Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Head of Business Analysis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) HTML
1 6 (5.31%) Middleware
1 6 (5.31%) CSS
2 5 (4.42%) .NET
3 4 (3.54%) J2EE
4 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.65%) Web Services
5 2 (1.77%) D3.js
5 2 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.77%) Django
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.19%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.42%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.65%) Physics
5 3 (2.65%) Derivative
6 2 (1.77%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.77%) Equities
6 2 (1.77%) Social Network
6 2 (1.77%) Telematics
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) IVR
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Windows
1 4 (3.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Business Analysis
2 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (27.43%) UML
5 25 (22.12%) Project Management
6 22 (19.47%) Use Case
7 20 (17.70%) SDLC
8 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
9 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
9 15 (13.27%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (12.39%) Scrum
11 12 (10.62%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
12 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.73%) Validation
12 11 (9.73%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (8.85%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.85%) Service Management
14 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.08%) C#
4 7 (6.19%) C
5 6 (5.31%) C++
5 6 (5.31%) Java
6 4 (3.54%) VBA
6 4 (3.54%) Ada
7 2 (1.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.77%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 17 (15.04%) ISEB
3 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) IIBA
4 4 (3.54%) CBAP
4 4 (3.54%) APMP
4 4 (3.54%) PhD
5 1 (0.88%) MBA
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
1 4 (3.54%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.81%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) IBM
4 5 (4.42%) Capita
5 4 (3.54%) VMware
5 4 (3.54%) Remedy
6 2 (1.77%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.88%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.88%) SunGard
7 1 (0.88%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.88%) EMC
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