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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 785 789 795
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 108 91 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.084% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 83 72 58
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +30.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £60,000 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92606 85560 91430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.65% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74653 70125 77975
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
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 £40,000 £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 22 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 22 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 -23 94 £55,000 +22.22% 15
London -34 43 £67,500 +42.10% 4
South East +7 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
City of London 0 17 £33,000 -17.50% 2
West Midlands +21 12 £55,000 +29.41% 2
South West -12 12 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 12 £55,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 9 £52,500 -
Glasgow -9 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scotland -16 7 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Wales - 7 £25,000 - 1
South Wales - 7 £25,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 6 £40,000 -
Banbury 0 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire +14 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £42,500 -
Chepstow - 4 £22,500 - 1
Monmouthshire - 4 £22,500 - 1
Guildford +10 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +8 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Milton Keynes 0 3 - -
East Midlands -6 3 £39,250 +12.14%
North West -7 3 £66,250 +55.88% 3
Derbyshire - 3 £39,250 -
Derby - 3 £39,250 -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £27,000 -
Manchester -4 2 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Hampshire -9 2 £63,750 +41.66%
Basingstoke +5 1 £67,500 +50.00%

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 75 (41.67%) Windows
2 59 (32.78%) Java
3 58 (32.22%) C
4 54 (30.00%) Linux
5 53 (29.44%) C++
6 52 (28.89%) Cyber Security
7 46 (25.56%) Finance
8 42 (23.33%) C#
9 37 (20.56%) SQL
9 37 (20.56%) Security Cleared
10 34 (18.89%) OO
10 34 (18.89%) Python
11 31 (17.22%) Telecoms
12 29 (16.11%) Information Security
12 29 (16.11%) Penetration Testing
13 28 (15.56%) Perl
13 28 (15.56%) Static Code Analysis
14 27 (15.00%) .NET
14 27 (15.00%) Degree
15 26 (14.44%) DV Cleared
15 26 (14.44%) Coverity
16 24 (13.33%) Data Management
17 23 (12.78%) Software Engineering
17 23 (12.78%) Data Modelling
18 22 (12.22%) Wind River
19 21 (11.67%) Data Architecture
20 20 (11.11%) SQL Server
20 20 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (10.56%) MS Excel
21 19 (10.56%) Microsoft

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.56%) GroupWise
Applications
1 19 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (5.00%) Firewall
2 9 (5.00%) HTTP
2 9 (5.00%) SSL
2 9 (5.00%) Network Security
3 8 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.89%) Wireless
4 7 (3.89%) DNS
5 6 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 6 (3.33%) SNMP
5 6 (3.33%) SMTP
6 4 (2.22%) GSM
6 4 (2.22%) SDH
6 4 (2.22%) Internet
7 3 (1.67%) 4G
8 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.56%) Multicast
9 1 (0.56%) PABX
9 1 (0.56%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.22%) BODI
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.22%) OLAP
8 4 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.67%) MS Access
10 2 (1.11%) Siebel EIM
10 2 (1.11%) MySQL
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.89%) GDB
2 6 (3.33%) WinDbg
3 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.22%) JIRA
4 4 (2.22%) ERwin
5 3 (1.67%) JUnit
6 2 (1.11%) Selenium
6 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.56%) Introscope
General
1 46 (25.56%) Finance
2 31 (17.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.56%) Banking
5 9 (5.00%) Military
6 7 (3.89%) Electronics
7 4 (2.22%) Advertising
8 3 (1.67%) Marketing
8 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 48 (26.67%) Developer
2 44 (24.44%) Analyst
3 16 (8.89%) Software Engineer
3 16 (8.89%) Software Developer
3 16 (8.89%) Security Analyst
4 12 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (6.67%) Architect
4 12 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 11 (6.11%) C++ Developer
5 11 (6.11%) C Developer
6 10 (5.56%) Data Modeller
6 10 (5.56%) Consultant
7 9 (5.00%) Tester
7 9 (5.00%) Graduate
7 9 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
8 8 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.44%) Security Consultant
9 7 (3.89%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (3.89%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.89%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.00%) .NET
2 17 (9.44%) Web Services
3 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.44%) MDX
5 8 (4.44%) REST
6 6 (3.33%) JSON
6 6 (3.33%) HTML
6 6 (3.33%) XML
7 5 (2.78%) J2EE
8 4 (2.22%) Spring
8 4 (2.22%) iBATIS
8 4 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.22%) CSS
9 3 (1.67%) RESTful
10 2 (1.11%) Ajax
10 2 (1.11%) jQuery
10 2 (1.11%) WCF
10 2 (1.11%) WPF
10 2 (1.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 18 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.44%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.89%) SCADA
3 7 (3.89%) PKI
4 6 (3.33%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.78%) Open Source
5 5 (2.78%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.22%) Statistics
7 2 (1.11%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.11%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) iPhone
8 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 75 (41.67%) Windows
2 54 (30.00%) Linux
3 11 (6.11%) UNIX
4 7 (3.89%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.11%) Android
7 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) zOS
8 1 (0.56%) Debian
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.89%) Cyber Security
2 34 (18.89%) OO
3 29 (16.11%) Information Security
3 29 (16.11%) Penetration Testing
4 28 (15.56%) Static Code Analysis
5 24 (13.33%) Data Management
6 23 (12.78%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.78%) Data Modelling
7 21 (11.67%) Data Architecture
8 20 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (7.22%) Digital Forensics
9 13 (7.22%) Computer Forensics
10 12 (6.67%) Time Management
11 11 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (5.56%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.56%) Computer Security
12 10 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.00%) ETL
14 8 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.78%) Java
2 58 (32.22%) C
3 53 (29.44%) C++
4 42 (23.33%) C#
5 37 (20.56%) SQL
6 34 (18.89%) Python
7 28 (15.56%) Perl
8 9 (5.00%) VB
9 7 (3.89%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.33%) Ruby
10 6 (3.33%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.78%) PHP
12 4 (2.22%) VB6
12 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.11%) VBA
13 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 37 (20.56%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.00%) Degree
3 26 (14.44%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.44%) GIAC
6 7 (3.89%) CEH
7 5 (2.78%) CISSP
7 5 (2.78%) GCIH
8 4 (2.22%) CISM
8 4 (2.22%) CGEIT
9 2 (1.11%) MCP
9 2 (1.11%) HNC
9 2 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.11%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) GCED
10 1 (0.56%) GPEN
10 1 (0.56%) GISP
10 1 (0.56%) CISA
10 1 (0.56%) PhD
10 1 (0.56%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.22%) QA
1 4 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) JTAG
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Snort
3 1 (0.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) CA Wily
1 1 (0.56%) OpenView
1 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
1 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.56%) Nessus
1 1 (0.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 26 (14.44%) Coverity
2 22 (12.22%) Wind River
3 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.00%) VMware
5 7 (3.89%) Informatica
6 5 (2.78%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.78%) Apple
6 5 (2.78%) Sourcefire
6 5 (2.78%) Tripwire
7 4 (2.22%) Teradata
7 4 (2.22%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.22%) IBM
8 3 (1.67%) Siebel
9 2 (1.11%) Huawei
9 2 (1.11%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle
9 2 (1.11%) Trillium
9 2 (1.11%) Nortel
9 2 (1.11%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.11%) Siemens
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
PortSwigger
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago