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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 812 882 826
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -56
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 80 47 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.040% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.049% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 27
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,600 £33,910
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,375 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -41.42%

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 +45 71 £42,500 -1.16% 8
London +54 31 £54,000 +1.64% 4
South West 0 17 £40,000 -
City of London +36 14 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Bristol 0 14 £29,500 -
Edinburgh - 9 £47,500 -
Scotland - 9 £47,500 -
North West - 8 £25,500 - 1
South East -4 7 £49,250 +40.71% 1
Glasgow - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester - 6 £25,250 - 1
Berkshire +7 4 £51,875 +25.75%
West Midlands -7 4 £41,250 +3.12%
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Newbury - 3 £62,500 -
East Midlands 0 2 £50,000 +2.04%
Leamington Spa -10 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Warwickshire -13 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Leeds - 2 £48,750 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Oxfordshire +11 1 £45,000 -
Reading +6 1 £41,250 -
Kent +2 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £53,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (43.33%) Business Analysis
2 35 (29.17%) UML
3 30 (25.00%) Project Management
4 27 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 25 (20.83%) Degree
6 23 (19.17%) Oracle
6 23 (19.17%) Finance
7 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
8 19 (15.83%) SDLC
9 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
9 17 (14.17%) SQL
9 17 (14.17%) ISEB
10 16 (13.33%) C
10 16 (13.33%) Validation
10 16 (13.33%) Banking
10 16 (13.33%) Use Case
10 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (12.50%) Scrum
11 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 13 (10.83%) Retail
13 12 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 12 (10.00%) Service Management
13 12 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
13 12 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (9.17%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (9.17%) Process Management
14 11 (9.17%) SharePoint

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) SaaS
1 3 (2.50%) PaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) LAN
1 1 (0.83%) WAN
1 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.83%) SAN
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
1 1 (0.83%) NAS
1 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.17%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.33%) QlikView
5 4 (3.33%) MS Access
5 4 (3.33%) Big Data
5 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.67%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (8.33%) Subversion
3 8 (6.67%) JIRA
4 7 (5.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.83%) eggPlant
General
1 23 (19.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Retail
4 5 (4.17%) Legal
4 5 (4.17%) Military
5 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.33%) General Ledger
5 4 (3.33%) Marketing
5 4 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (50.00%) Analyst
2 58 (48.33%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (8.33%) Graduate
5 10 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.50%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 8 (6.67%) Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Requirements Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Head of Business Analysis
11 4 (3.33%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.33%) Project Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) Middleware
2 6 (5.00%) HTML
2 6 (5.00%) CSS
3 5 (4.17%) J2EE
4 4 (3.33%) .NET
5 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.67%) Web Services
6 2 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.67%) Django
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.67%) D3.js
7 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.83%) Java EE
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) XSD
7 1 (0.83%) WSDL
7 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.00%) User Experience
5 3 (2.50%) Derivative
5 3 (2.50%) Physics
5 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.67%) Social Network
6 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.67%) Equities
6 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Windows
1 8 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.83%) AIX
2 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (43.33%) Business Analysis
2 35 (29.17%) UML
3 30 (25.00%) Project Management
4 27 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (15.83%) SDLC
6 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
7 16 (13.33%) Validation
7 16 (13.33%) Use Case
7 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 15 (12.50%) Scrum
8 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 12 (10.00%) Service Management
9 12 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 12 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (9.17%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (9.17%) Process Management
11 10 (8.33%) ITIL
11 10 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.17%) SQL
2 16 (13.33%) C
3 10 (8.33%) Java
3 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.67%) C#
5 7 (5.83%) C++
6 6 (5.00%) Ada
7 4 (3.33%) VBA
8 2 (1.67%) Python
8 2 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Degree
2 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 17 (14.17%) ISEB
4 5 (4.17%) IIBA
4 5 (4.17%) CBAP
4 5 (4.17%) APMP
4 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.33%) PhD
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
2 6 (5.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.17%) Oracle
3 9 (7.50%) HP
4 8 (6.67%) Capita
4 8 (6.67%) IBM
5 7 (5.83%) VMware
6 6 (5.00%) Remedy
7 2 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) EMC
8 1 (0.83%) Nokia
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.83%) Telelogic
8 1 (0.83%) SunGard
8 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.83%) F5
8 1 (0.83%) Fiserv
8 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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