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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 791 846 834
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -12
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 89 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.031% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.037% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 68 17 38
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,700 £75,000
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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 29 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 24 December 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
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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 +48 82 £62,500 +21.95% 24
London +25 43 £65,000 -3.70% 9
South East -10 16 £37,500 -28.57% 9
Berkshire +13 9 £66,000 +20.00% 6
North West - 9 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -10 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Cheshire - 7 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 6 £29,500 -41.00%
City of London +14 4 £72,500 -9.37% 2
Banbury +9 4 £26,000 -
Reading +5 4 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Maidenhead - 4 £80,000 - 3
Yorkshire -16 3 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 -
South West -13 2 - - 2
Gloucestershire -16 2 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £49,250 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £50,500 -
Surrey -4 1 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 2
Oxford - 1 £31,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 2

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 65 (34.76%) Finance
2 56 (29.95%) Cyber Security
3 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (23.53%) SQL
4 44 (23.53%) Windows
5 38 (20.32%) C
6 33 (17.65%) C++
7 31 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (16.04%) Information Security
8 30 (16.04%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (15.51%) C#
9 29 (15.51%) Security Cleared
10 28 (14.97%) Java
11 27 (14.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (13.37%) SQL Server
12 25 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (12.83%) Data Cleansing
13 24 (12.83%) Predictive Modelling
14 23 (12.30%) Linux
15 22 (11.76%) Degree
16 21 (11.23%) .NET
16 21 (11.23%) DV Cleared
17 20 (10.70%) SharePoint
18 19 (10.16%) QlikView
19 17 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
20 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
20 16 (8.56%) Python
21 15 (8.02%) MS Excel
21 15 (8.02%) Telecoms
21 15 (8.02%) Computer Science

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (10.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.21%) IIS
2 6 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.07%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.95%) Wireless
2 10 (5.35%) Firewall
3 9 (4.81%) Network Security
4 6 (3.21%) GSM
4 6 (3.21%) SDH
5 5 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.60%) HTTP
7 2 (1.07%) DNS
7 2 (1.07%) LDAP
7 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.07%) Internet
7 2 (1.07%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.53%) PABX
8 1 (0.53%) Extranet
8 1 (0.53%) DWDM
8 1 (0.53%) VPN
8 1 (0.53%) IPsec
8 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.53%) SAN
8 1 (0.53%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (13.37%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.16%) QlikView
4 17 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.21%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.67%) MySQL
9 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.14%) DB2
10 4 (2.14%) OLAP
10 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.07%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.81%) GDB
3 5 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.67%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.53%) Moq
5 1 (0.53%) NUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) AppScan
5 1 (0.53%) Maven
5 1 (0.53%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.53%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (34.76%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.49%) Banking
4 11 (5.88%) Electronics
5 9 (4.81%) Financial Institution
6 8 (4.28%) Law
7 7 (3.74%) Military
8 5 (2.67%) Automotive
9 3 (1.60%) Legal
10 2 (1.07%) Marketing
11 1 (0.53%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.53%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.53%) Retail
11 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Publishing
11 1 (0.53%) Games
11 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (33.16%) Developer
2 43 (22.99%) Analyst
3 28 (14.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (12.30%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 18 (9.63%) Business Developer
7 16 (8.56%) Consultant
8 15 (8.02%) C++ Developer
8 15 (8.02%) Team Leader
8 15 (8.02%) Development Team Leader
8 15 (8.02%) C++ Team Leader
8 15 (8.02%) C Developer
8 15 (8.02%) Research Analyst
8 15 (8.02%) Development Analyst
9 13 (6.95%) Security Analyst
9 13 (6.95%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) Penetration Tester
10 10 (5.35%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.35%) Tester
11 7 (3.74%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.23%) .NET
2 11 (5.88%) HTML
3 10 (5.35%) CSS
3 10 (5.35%) REST
4 9 (4.81%) MDX
5 8 (4.28%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.28%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.74%) Web Services
6 7 (3.74%) RESTful
7 6 (3.21%) JNI
7 6 (3.21%) JSON
7 6 (3.21%) SAML
7 6 (3.21%) Dalvik
8 5 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (2.67%) Middleware
8 5 (2.67%) SOAP
8 5 (2.67%) WSDL
8 5 (2.67%) Ajax
8 5 (2.67%) OpenID
8 5 (2.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.49%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.28%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.74%) Statistics
6 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.14%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.14%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.14%) SCADA
8 4 (2.14%) Open Source
8 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.60%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.07%) iSeries
10 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.07%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.53%) Windows
2 23 (12.30%) Linux
3 15 (8.02%) Apple iOS
4 14 (7.49%) Android
5 4 (2.14%) UNIX
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.95%) Cyber Security
2 31 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (16.04%) Information Security
3 30 (16.04%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (12.83%) Data Cleansing
4 24 (12.83%) Predictive Modelling
5 14 (7.49%) Digital Forensics
5 14 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
7 10 (5.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (5.35%) Software Engineering
7 10 (5.35%) OO
7 10 (5.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.74%) Test Strategy
9 7 (3.74%) Test Automation
9 7 (3.74%) Incident Management
9 7 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.74%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.53%) SQL
2 38 (20.32%) C
3 33 (17.65%) C++
4 29 (15.51%) C#
5 28 (14.97%) Java
6 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.56%) Python
7 13 (6.95%) Perl
8 10 (5.35%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.21%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.14%) Ruby
11 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.07%) RPG
12 2 (1.07%) PHP
12 2 (1.07%) COBOL
13 1 (0.53%) VB
13 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (15.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.76%) Degree
3 21 (11.23%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.42%) CISSP
4 12 (6.42%) GIAC
5 8 (4.28%) GCIH
6 7 (3.74%) GCFA
6 7 (3.74%) CEH
6 7 (3.74%) CISM
6 7 (3.74%) OSCP
7 6 (3.21%) GPEN
8 5 (2.67%) EnCE
9 3 (1.60%) CSSLP
9 3 (1.60%) CISA
10 2 (1.07%) GCIA
10 2 (1.07%) SSCP
10 2 (1.07%) HNC
10 2 (1.07%) GWAPT
10 2 (1.07%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) HIPAA
2 2 (1.07%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Nagios
1 1 (0.53%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.53%) Nessus
1 1 (0.53%) WebInspect
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (7.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle
2 5 (2.67%) VMware
3 4 (2.14%) Coverity
3 4 (2.14%) BT
3 4 (2.14%) Facebook
4 2 (1.07%) IBM
4 2 (1.07%) Wind River
4 2 (1.07%) Siemens
4 2 (1.07%) Nortel
4 2 (1.07%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.53%) i2
5 1 (0.53%) ESRI
5 1 (0.53%) Cognos
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco
5 1 (0.53%) Splunk
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