The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 720 839 901
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +62
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 179 138 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 134 91 81
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%

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
84858 95762 99159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.55% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70966 78846 79114
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 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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 +113 176 £55,000 -2.22% 16
South West +54 66 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Gloucestershire +38 63 £50,000 -23.07% 7
London +25 49 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East +47 32 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cheltenham +14 31 £50,000 -23.07% 4
Hampshire +24 14 £45,000 +0.55% 1
West Midlands - 14 £52,500 - 1
City of London +61 11 £60,000 +21.21% 1
Southampton - 11 £43,750 -
East of England +5 9 £48,000 +1.05% 1
Reading +8 7 £50,000 -36.50%
Berkshire +6 7 £50,000 -36.50%
Oxfordshire - 7 £23,750 -
Warwickshire - 6 £48,750 -
Birmingham - 6 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire +21 5 £47,500 -17.39%
North West +19 5 £63,750 +2.00%
Abingdon - 5 - -
Suffolk -5 4 £48,000 +12.94%
Manchester -7 4 £70,000 +12.00%
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
Bristol - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 - 1
Worcester - 2 £52,500 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Belfast - 2 £41,250 -
County Antrim - 2 £41,250 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £41,250 -

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering.

1 142 (43.43%) Security Cleared
2 134 (40.98%) Cybersecurity
3 117 (35.78%) C++
4 104 (31.80%) Penetration Testing
5 101 (30.89%) C
6 100 (30.58%) Java
7 90 (27.52%) C#
8 82 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (24.77%) Python
9 81 (24.77%) DV Cleared
10 80 (24.46%) Software Engineering
10 80 (24.46%) Finance
11 75 (22.94%) GIAC
12 73 (22.32%) Linux
12 73 (22.32%) SANS
13 69 (21.10%) Big Data
14 68 (20.80%) Windows
15 64 (19.57%) SQL
15 64 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
16 61 (18.65%) Degree
17 58 (17.74%) Android
17 58 (17.74%) CISSP
18 56 (17.13%) Objective-C
19 54 (16.51%) Ethical Hacking
19 54 (16.51%) SC Cleared
20 53 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
21 51 (15.60%) SQL Server
22 47 (14.37%) Information Security
23 46 (14.07%) CREST Certified
24 42 (12.84%) Apple iOS

Reverse 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 20 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.89%) Apache Pig
3 11 (3.36%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.75%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.45%) Confluence
6 6 (1.83%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.61%) Apache
7 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.87%) TCP/IP
2 28 (8.56%) Firewall
3 23 (7.03%) DNS
4 22 (6.73%) HTTP
5 21 (6.42%) SSL
6 20 (6.12%) Internet
7 19 (5.81%) SMTP
8 12 (3.67%) HTTPS
8 12 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (3.67%) Wireshark
9 8 (2.45%) Wireless
10 5 (1.53%) Network Security
11 4 (1.22%) tcpdump
12 3 (0.92%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.92%) DAB
12 3 (0.92%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.92%) NFC
12 3 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.61%) SSH
14 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.10%) Big Data
2 51 (15.60%) SQL Server
3 30 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (5.20%) Apache Hive
8 17 (5.20%) Hadoop
8 17 (5.20%) OLAP
9 16 (4.89%) Data Mining
9 16 (4.89%) OLTP
9 16 (4.89%) PowerPivot
10 15 (4.59%) Power BI
10 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2016
11 11 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (3.06%) MongoDB
12 10 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (5.81%) WinDbg
2 13 (3.98%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.36%) JIRA
4 8 (2.45%) Metasploit
5 7 (2.14%) Artifactory
5 7 (2.14%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.53%) Subversion
7 4 (1.22%) Selenium
8 3 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.92%) CodeSonar
8 3 (0.92%) ERwin
8 3 (0.92%) git-flow
8 3 (0.92%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.61%) Maven
9 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.31%) AppScan
10 1 (0.31%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.31%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
General
1 80 (24.46%) Finance
2 33 (10.09%) Games
3 15 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.67%) Banking
5 11 (3.36%) Legal
6 8 (2.45%) Retail
7 7 (2.14%) Marketing
8 6 (1.83%) Electronics
8 6 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.53%) Automotive
9 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (17.74%) Analyst
2 50 (15.29%) Developer
3 47 (14.37%) Tester
4 43 (13.15%) Penetration Tester
5 34 (10.40%) Software Engineer
6 28 (8.56%) Security Analyst
7 27 (8.26%) Consultant
8 24 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 23 (7.03%) SQL Developer
10 21 (6.42%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 21 (6.42%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.50%) SSIS Developer
12 17 (5.20%) Research Engineer
13 16 (4.89%) Software Test Engineer
13 16 (4.89%) SSAS Developer
13 16 (4.89%) Test Engineer
14 15 (4.59%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Developer
16 12 (3.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.87%) HTML
2 26 (7.95%) .NET
3 21 (6.42%) J2EE
4 19 (5.81%) Java EE
4 19 (5.81%) XML
5 18 (5.50%) STL
6 14 (4.28%) Flash
6 14 (4.28%) Regular Expression
7 13 (3.98%) Spring
8 12 (3.67%) EJB
8 12 (3.67%) Hibernate
9 11 (3.36%) Web Services
10 10 (3.06%) Middleware
11 9 (2.75%) JNI
12 6 (1.83%) LAMP
12 6 (1.83%) MDX
13 4 (1.22%) Node.js
14 3 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (0.92%) REST
14 3 (0.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.17%) Cyber Attack
3 28 (8.56%) Visualisation
4 25 (7.65%) Cyberthreat
4 25 (7.65%) Management Information System
5 22 (6.73%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.81%) Cryptography
7 15 (4.59%) Blog
8 13 (3.98%) Algorithms
8 13 (3.98%) Cybercrime
8 13 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (3.36%) iPhone
10 10 (3.06%) Replication
11 9 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (2.75%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.45%) SCADA
13 7 (2.14%) Online Games
14 6 (1.83%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.83%) Fintech
15 5 (1.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.32%) Linux
2 68 (20.80%) Windows
3 58 (17.74%) Android
4 42 (12.84%) Apple iOS
5 25 (7.65%) Unix
6 15 (4.59%) Mac OS X
7 11 (3.36%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.92%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.31%) HPUX
10 1 (0.31%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (40.98%) Cybersecurity
2 104 (31.80%) Penetration Testing
3 82 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (24.46%) Software Engineering
5 64 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
6 54 (16.51%) Ethical Hacking
7 47 (14.37%) Information Security
8 42 (12.84%) SIEM
9 36 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (9.79%) ETL
11 30 (9.17%) Data Analysis
12 28 (8.56%) Mobile Development
13 27 (8.26%) Coaching
13 27 (8.26%) Mentoring
14 23 (7.03%) Data Management
15 22 (6.73%) Automated Testing
15 22 (6.73%) Data Modelling
16 20 (6.12%) Security Operations
17 19 (5.81%) Data Protection
17 19 (5.81%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 117 (35.78%) C++
2 101 (30.89%) C
3 100 (30.58%) Java
4 90 (27.52%) C#
5 81 (24.77%) Python
6 64 (19.57%) SQL
7 56 (17.13%) Objective-C
8 32 (9.79%) JavaScript
8 32 (9.79%) Perl
9 25 (7.65%) T-SQL
10 15 (4.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 13 (3.98%) Apple Swift
12 10 (3.06%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.75%) VB
14 7 (2.14%) Scala
15 6 (1.83%) PHP
16 5 (1.53%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.53%) Ruby
17 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (43.43%) Security Cleared
2 81 (24.77%) DV Cleared
3 75 (22.94%) GIAC
4 73 (22.32%) SANS
5 61 (18.65%) Degree
6 58 (17.74%) CISSP
7 54 (16.51%) SC Cleared
8 46 (14.07%) CREST Certified
9 30 (9.17%) SSCP
10 28 (8.56%) CEH
10 28 (8.56%) CHECK Team Leader
10 28 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (8.56%) MCSE
10 28 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (8.26%) CCNA
11 27 (8.26%) GCIH
12 26 (7.95%) Linux+ Certification
12 26 (7.95%) Network+ Certification
12 26 (7.95%) OSCP
13 25 (7.65%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.28%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.53%) GPG13
4 2 (0.61%) COBIT
4 2 (0.61%) COSO
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (2.45%) Firmware
3 3 (0.92%) Docker
3 3 (0.92%) vSphere
4 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.61%) Snort
4 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.31%) HDFS
5 1 (0.31%) KVM
5 1 (0.31%) Samba
5 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.20%) EnCase
2 7 (2.14%) QRadar
3 6 (1.83%) Nmap
4 4 (1.22%) Nessus
5 3 (0.92%) Puppet
5 3 (0.92%) Salt
6 1 (0.31%) Ambari
6 1 (0.31%) FTK
6 1 (0.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.31%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.26%) Cisco
3 22 (6.73%) Splunk
4 15 (4.59%) Fortinet
4 15 (4.59%) Sophos
4 15 (4.59%) Trend Micro
5 8 (2.45%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.14%) IBM
7 6 (1.83%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle
8 4 (1.22%) Remedy
8 4 (1.22%) SAP
8 4 (1.22%) VMware
9 3 (0.92%) QNX
10 1 (0.31%) Citrix
10 1 (0.31%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.31%) Cognos
10 1 (0.31%) Embarcadero
10 1 (0.31%) HP
10 1 (0.31%) i2
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
England
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
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West London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham
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Salary: competitive
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Luton
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Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
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