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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 813 903 892
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -11
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 73 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.040% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.045% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 61
Median salary £42,250 £41,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.04% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%

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
80857 93075 97015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.55% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66648 76857 79740
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 December 2016 within the UK.

Requirements Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 29 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 6 December 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 +85 64 £43,500 +6.09% 7
London +71 22 £60,000 +41.17% 1
South East +77 18 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +19 18 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Fareham - 18 £45,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £39,375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £39,375 -
North East - 8 £39,375 -
North West -19 7 £39,250 -4.26%
South West +10 6 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Wimbledon - 6 - -
Gloucestershire -15 5 - -
South Wales +3 4 £40,000 -
Wales -4 4 £40,000 -
Newport - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester -13 3 £39,250 +53.92%
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
East of England - 3 £42,500 - 2
Cheshire +12 2 £41,000 -1.20%
Crewe - 2 £41,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
City of London +25 1 £67,500 +164.70%
Somerset -3 1 £57,500 +64.28%
Ealing - 1 £43,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £50,000 - 1
Norwich - 1 - -
Street - 1 £57,500 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.15%) Business Analysis
3 32 (26.02%) User Stories
4 30 (24.39%) Degree
5 29 (23.58%) Use Case
6 28 (22.76%) C
6 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (20.33%) Project Management
8 23 (18.70%) Finance
9 21 (17.07%) SQL
9 21 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared
10 20 (16.26%) Java
10 20 (16.26%) ITIL
10 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
11 18 (14.63%) SOA
11 18 (14.63%) Rational DOORS
12 16 (13.01%) Business Transformation
12 16 (13.01%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
12 16 (13.01%) ATM
12 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
12 16 (13.01%) Service Management
13 15 (12.20%) ISEB
13 15 (12.20%) OO
13 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 15 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (11.38%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (11.38%) WebSphere
14 14 (11.38%) 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 14 (11.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Office
2 6 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) ATM
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) QlikView
2 9 (7.32%) Big Data
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.63%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.81%) HBase
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (9.76%) JIRA
3 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 6 (4.88%) Jasmine
3 6 (4.88%) JUnit
3 6 (4.88%) NUnit
3 6 (4.88%) Protractor
3 6 (4.88%) Selenium
3 6 (4.88%) Zephyr
4 5 (4.07%) JMeter
5 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (18.70%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Back Office
3 9 (7.32%) Banking
4 8 (6.50%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Billing
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (64.23%) Analyst
2 75 (60.98%) Business Analyst
3 23 (18.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 22 (17.89%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Business IT Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate IT Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) IT Graduate
7 7 (5.69%) Process Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Transformation Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Public Sector Business Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) HTML
1 14 (11.38%) XML
2 3 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) Kafka
3 1 (0.81%) WCF
3 1 (0.81%) WinForms
3 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.76%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.25%) Telematics
5 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.07%) Linux
2 1 (0.81%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.15%) Business Analysis
3 32 (26.02%) User Stories
4 29 (23.58%) Use Case
5 25 (20.33%) Project Management
6 21 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (16.26%) ITIL
8 18 (14.63%) SOA
9 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (13.01%) Business Transformation
9 16 (13.01%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
9 16 (13.01%) Service Management
10 15 (12.20%) OO
10 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 15 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (11.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (10.57%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (9.76%) Validation
14 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) C
2 21 (17.07%) SQL
3 20 (16.26%) Java
4 4 (3.25%) C++
5 2 (1.63%) Scala
6 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Degree
2 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.20%) ISEB
4 14 (11.38%) PMP
5 12 (9.76%) SC Cleared
6 10 (8.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) APMP
7 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CBAP
8 1 (0.81%) IIBA
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) DICOM
2 1 (0.81%) HL7
2 1 (0.81%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
1 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) Cadence
3 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
3 1 (0.81%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago