The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 783 828 800
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -28
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 92 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.047% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.057% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 70 34 49
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 28 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 4 March 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 +38 83 £55,000 +22.90% 36
London +66 46 £65,000 +26.82% 12
South East -32 17 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North West +4 10 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Cheshire - 9 £42,500 -
City of London +15 8 £61,250 - 3
Berkshire -10 8 £80,000 +72.97% 6
South West -16 5 - - 4
Scotland - 5 - - 2
Stirling - 5 - -
Gloucestershire -6 4 - - 4
Hampshire -9 4 £40,000 -23.80%
West Midlands -32 4 £52,750 +31.87% 3
Maidenhead - 4 £80,000 -
Banbury -2 3 £24,500 -45.55%
Oxfordshire -13 3 £24,500 -45.55% 1
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
Guildford +6 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Surrey -5 2 £47,500 -11.62% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £44,000 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester +4 1 £31,000 -4.61% 3
Reading -3 1 £37,500 - 6
Slough - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £57,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 63 (35.39%) Cyber Security
2 60 (33.71%) Finance
3 54 (30.34%) SQL
4 45 (25.28%) Information Security
4 45 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (23.03%) Penetration Testing
6 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
7 34 (19.10%) Linux
8 31 (17.42%) Windows
8 31 (17.42%) C
9 30 (16.85%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (16.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (15.73%) Data Cleansing
11 28 (15.73%) Predictive Modelling
12 27 (15.17%) C++
13 24 (13.48%) CISSP
13 24 (13.48%) Degree
14 23 (12.92%) C#
14 23 (12.92%) Java
15 22 (12.36%) SharePoint
15 22 (12.36%) DV Cleared
16 21 (11.80%) QlikView
16 21 (11.80%) GCIH
16 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
17 20 (11.24%) Computer Science
18 19 (10.67%) Python
19 17 (9.55%) Firewall
20 16 (8.99%) Perl
20 16 (8.99%) Visualisation

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (3.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) PowerPivot
2 8 (4.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.55%) Firewall
2 15 (8.43%) Network Security
2 15 (8.43%) Wireless
3 14 (7.87%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (6.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.81%) Internet
5 5 (2.81%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.69%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.12%) LDAP
7 2 (1.12%) DNS
7 2 (1.12%) HTTP
8 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
8 1 (0.56%) Extranet
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
8 1 (0.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 29 (16.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (11.80%) QlikView
2 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.62%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.81%) MySQL
6 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.25%) DB2
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.12%) OLAP
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.30%) GDB
2 8 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.93%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.56%) NUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Subversion
5 1 (0.56%) AppScan
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Moq
5 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (33.71%) Finance
2 15 (8.43%) Banking
2 15 (8.43%) Law
3 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.49%) Military
5 7 (3.93%) Legal
6 6 (3.37%) Retail
7 5 (2.81%) Automotive
8 3 (1.69%) Electronics
9 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.12%) Marketing
9 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (26.40%) Developer
2 39 (21.91%) Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (12.92%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (11.24%) Business Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Security Engineer
7 17 (9.55%) Consultant
8 16 (8.99%) Security Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) Tester
9 11 (6.18%) Penetration Tester
10 10 (5.62%) Development Analyst
10 10 (5.62%) Security Specialist
10 10 (5.62%) Research Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Security Consultant
12 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.93%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Security Researcher
13 6 (3.37%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.87%) .NET
2 8 (4.49%) HTML
2 8 (4.49%) CSS
3 7 (3.93%) JNI
3 7 (3.93%) Dalvik
4 5 (2.81%) SAML
4 5 (2.81%) REST
5 4 (2.25%) OpenID
5 4 (2.25%) OAuth
5 4 (2.25%) Middleware
5 4 (2.25%) WSDL
6 3 (1.69%) MDX
7 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.56%) J2EE
8 1 (0.56%) EJB
8 1 (0.56%) JSP
8 1 (0.56%) Servlets
8 1 (0.56%) SOAP
8 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.24%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.99%) Visualisation
4 11 (6.18%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.62%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.93%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.37%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.81%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.81%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.25%) Open Source
9 4 (2.25%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.25%) SCADA
10 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.69%) Statistics
11 2 (1.12%) User Experience
11 2 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (1.12%) iSeries
11 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.10%) Linux
2 31 (17.42%) Windows
3 15 (8.43%) Apple iOS
3 15 (8.43%) UNIX
4 13 (7.30%) Android
5 6 (3.37%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.81%) zOS
7 2 (1.12%) AIX
7 2 (1.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.39%) Cyber Security
2 45 (25.28%) Information Security
3 41 (23.03%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (16.85%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (15.73%) Data Cleansing
5 28 (15.73%) Predictive Modelling
6 15 (8.43%) Computer Forensics
7 13 (7.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (6.74%) ETL
9 11 (6.18%) Digital Forensics
10 10 (5.62%) Network Architecture
10 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.06%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (4.49%) Static Code Analysis
12 8 (4.49%) SIEM
12 8 (4.49%) Data Architecture
12 8 (4.49%) Data Analysis
12 8 (4.49%) Computer Security
13 7 (3.93%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.34%) SQL
2 31 (17.42%) C
3 27 (15.17%) C++
4 23 (12.92%) C#
4 23 (12.92%) Java
5 19 (10.67%) Python
6 16 (8.99%) Perl
7 13 (7.30%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.49%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.81%) Ruby
10 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.25%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) COBOL
11 2 (1.12%) RPG
12 1 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.48%) CISSP
2 24 (13.48%) Degree
3 22 (12.36%) DV Cleared
4 21 (11.80%) GCIH
5 15 (8.43%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.43%) GIAC
6 13 (7.30%) GCFA
6 13 (7.30%) CISM
7 11 (6.18%) GPEN
8 10 (5.62%) EnCE
9 8 (4.49%) OSCP
9 8 (4.49%) CEH
10 7 (3.93%) GCIA
11 6 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.81%) CCNA
13 4 (2.25%) CSSLP
14 3 (1.69%) CISA
14 3 (1.69%) SSCP
15 2 (1.12%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) QA
2 5 (2.81%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.37%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.69%) Snort
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (0.56%) Nagios
2 1 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.56%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.37%) Coverity
2 6 (3.37%) VMware
2 6 (3.37%) BT
2 6 (3.37%) Oracle
3 5 (2.81%) Splunk
4 3 (1.69%) LogRhythm
5 2 (1.12%) Wind River
5 2 (1.12%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.56%) Cognos
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefit + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago