The first table below looks at the demand for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 805 793 816
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 108 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 56
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £60,000 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +35.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 93 £55,000 +15.78% 12
London -67 38 £70,000 +47.36% 6
South East +21 19 £50,000 - 1
City of London -5 15 £33,000 -17.50% 3
West Midlands -2 13 £55,000 +29.41%
South West -4 13 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Warwickshire - 13 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 10 £47,500 -
Wales - 8 £23,750 - 1
South Wales - 8 £23,750 - 1
Scotland -4 7 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Glasgow -12 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 6 £40,000 -
Banbury -2 6 £40,000 -
Chepstow - 5 £22,500 - 1
Monmouthshire - 5 £22,500 - 1
Berkshire +15 4 - - 1
East Midlands -5 4 £38,500 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £42,500 -
Derby - 4 £38,500 -
Derbyshire - 4 £38,500 -
Guildford +11 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -5 3 - -
Surrey -6 3 £50,000 -
North West -9 3 £66,250 +55.88% 3
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £27,000 -
Hampshire +4 2 £63,750 +41.66%
Manchester -25 2 £72,500 +70.58%
Basingstoke -5 1 £67,500 +50.00%

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering.

1 76 (41.30%) Windows
2 59 (32.07%) Java
3 58 (31.52%) C
4 54 (29.35%) C++
5 53 (28.80%) Linux
5 53 (28.80%) Cyber Security
6 47 (25.54%) Finance
7 43 (23.37%) C#
8 38 (20.65%) SQL
9 36 (19.57%) Security Cleared
10 35 (19.02%) OO
11 33 (17.93%) Python
12 32 (17.39%) Telecoms
13 29 (15.76%) Information Security
13 29 (15.76%) Penetration Testing
14 28 (15.22%) .NET
14 28 (15.22%) Perl
14 28 (15.22%) Static Code Analysis
15 27 (14.67%) Degree
16 26 (14.13%) Coverity
17 25 (13.59%) DV Cleared
18 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
18 24 (13.04%) Data Management
19 23 (12.50%) Data Modelling
20 22 (11.96%) Wind River
21 21 (11.41%) Data Architecture
21 21 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
22 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
23 19 (10.33%) Financial Institution

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.54%) GroupWise
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.89%) Firewall
1 9 (4.89%) HTTP
1 9 (4.89%) SSL
1 9 (4.89%) Network Security
1 9 (4.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.80%) Wireless
3 7 (3.80%) DNS
4 6 (3.26%) SNMP
4 6 (3.26%) SMTP
5 5 (2.72%) GSM
5 5 (2.72%) SDH
5 5 (2.72%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.17%) Internet
7 3 (1.63%) 4G
8 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.54%) Multicast
9 1 (0.54%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.54%) PABX
9 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.17%) BODI
9 4 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.17%) OLAP
9 4 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (1.63%) MS Access
11 2 (1.09%) Siebel EIM
11 2 (1.09%) MySQL
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) GDB
2 6 (3.26%) WinDbg
3 5 (2.72%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.17%) JIRA
4 4 (2.17%) ERwin
5 3 (1.63%) JUnit
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.54%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.54%) Introscope
General
1 47 (25.54%) Finance
2 32 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.33%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.43%) Banking
5 9 (4.89%) Military
6 8 (4.35%) Electronics
7 4 (2.17%) Advertising
8 3 (1.63%) Marketing
8 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 50 (27.17%) Developer
2 45 (24.46%) Analyst
3 16 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 16 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 15 (8.15%) Security Analyst
5 12 (6.52%) C++ Developer
5 12 (6.52%) C Developer
5 12 (6.52%) Architect
5 12 (6.52%) Data Architect
6 11 (5.98%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.43%) Data Modeller
7 10 (5.43%) Consultant
8 9 (4.89%) Tester
8 9 (4.89%) Graduate
8 9 (4.89%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (4.89%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (4.35%) C++ Team Leader
9 8 (4.35%) Security Consultant
10 7 (3.80%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.22%) .NET
2 17 (9.24%) Web Services
3 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.43%) .NET Framework
5 9 (4.89%) MDX
6 8 (4.35%) REST
7 6 (3.26%) JSON
7 6 (3.26%) HTML
7 6 (3.26%) XML
8 5 (2.72%) J2EE
9 4 (2.17%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.17%) iBATIS
9 4 (2.17%) Spring
9 4 (2.17%) CSS
9 4 (2.17%) RESTful
10 2 (1.09%) jQuery
10 2 (1.09%) WCF
10 2 (1.09%) LINQ
10 2 (1.09%) Ajax
10 2 (1.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.78%) Management Information System
1 18 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.80%) PKI
3 7 (3.80%) Market Risk
4 6 (3.26%) SCADA
5 5 (2.72%) Open Source
5 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.72%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.17%) Statistics
7 3 (1.63%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.09%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.54%) iPhone
9 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 76 (41.30%) Windows
2 53 (28.80%) Linux
3 11 (5.98%) UNIX
4 7 (3.80%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.72%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.09%) Android
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) Debian
8 1 (0.54%) zOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.80%) Cyber Security
2 35 (19.02%) OO
3 29 (15.76%) Information Security
3 29 (15.76%) Penetration Testing
4 28 (15.22%) Static Code Analysis
5 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 24 (13.04%) Data Management
6 23 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 21 (11.41%) Data Architecture
7 21 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.61%) Digital Forensics
8 14 (7.61%) Computer Forensics
9 12 (6.52%) Time Management
10 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (5.43%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.43%) Computer Security
11 10 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.89%) ETL
12 9 (4.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.07%) Java
2 58 (31.52%) C
3 54 (29.35%) C++
4 43 (23.37%) C#
5 38 (20.65%) SQL
6 33 (17.93%) Python
7 28 (15.22%) Perl
8 8 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.35%) VB
9 6 (3.26%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.72%) PHP
10 5 (2.72%) Ruby
11 4 (2.17%) VB6
11 4 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.09%) VBA
12 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 36 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.67%) Degree
3 25 (13.59%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.89%) GIAC
5 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.80%) CEH
7 5 (2.72%) CISSP
7 5 (2.72%) GCIH
8 4 (2.17%) CISM
8 4 (2.17%) CGEIT
9 2 (1.09%) MCP
9 2 (1.09%) HNC
9 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.09%) CCNA
10 1 (0.54%) GCED
10 1 (0.54%) GPEN
10 1 (0.54%) GISP
10 1 (0.54%) CISA
10 1 (0.54%) PhD
10 1 (0.54%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
1 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) JTAG
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.54%) vSphere
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Snort
3 1 (0.54%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) CA Wily
1 1 (0.54%) OpenView
1 1 (0.54%) Unicenter
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.54%) Nessus
1 1 (0.54%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) Coverity
2 22 (11.96%) Wind River
3 19 (10.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.89%) VMware
5 7 (3.80%) Informatica
6 5 (2.72%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.72%) Apple
6 5 (2.72%) Tripwire
6 5 (2.72%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.17%) Teradata
7 4 (2.17%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.17%) IBM
8 3 (1.63%) Siebel
9 2 (1.09%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.09%) Huawei
9 2 (1.09%) Trillium
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle
9 2 (1.09%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.09%) Nortel
9 2 (1.09%) Siemens
East London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £55 per annum - Car + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
PortSwigger
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 27 days ago