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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 796 876 933
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +57
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 148 97 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.088% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.10% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 101 53 63
Median salary £58,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%

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
90181 94837 103287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.96% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75015 76618 83292
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 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +73 146 £58,500 +17.00% 20
London +21 61 £60,500 +19.80% 6
South East +34 37 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South West +29 37 £50,000 - 6
Gloucestershire +9 26 £51,250 +2.50% 6
Cheltenham +14 20 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +6 15 £74,000 +85.00% 1
City of London +67 13 £60,000 -14.28% 2
North West - 12 £95,000 -
Abingdon - 11 - - 1
Berkshire +11 10 £55,000 -0.90% 2
Reading +25 8 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Hampshire +12 7 £45,000 -20.00%
Somerset - 6 - -
Merseyside - 6 - -
Liverpool - 6 - -
Southampton - 6 £45,000 -
Street - 6 - -
Surrey +7 5 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Guildford +2 5 £70,000 +51.35% 1
Manchester - 4 £95,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £55,000 -
East of England - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +15 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Bristol +3 2 £60,000 +41.17%
West Midlands -20 2 £35,500 -35.45% 1
East Midlands - 2 £61,250 -
Cheshire - 2 - -

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 168 (46.41%) Cybersecurity
2 142 (39.23%) Security Cleared
3 136 (37.57%) Penetration Testing
4 130 (35.91%) C++
5 127 (35.08%) Big Data
6 121 (33.43%) Java
7 119 (32.87%) Python
8 118 (32.60%) Windows
9 112 (30.94%) C#
10 105 (29.01%) Android
11 102 (28.18%) Information Security
12 94 (25.97%) Linux
13 84 (23.20%) SQL
14 83 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (20.99%) C
16 74 (20.44%) Apple iOS
17 73 (20.17%) TCP/IP
18 71 (19.61%) DV Cleared
18 71 (19.61%) Cybercrime
19 68 (18.78%) Mobile Development
19 68 (18.78%) SC Cleared
19 68 (18.78%) Objective-C
20 66 (18.23%) CISSP
21 65 (17.96%) GIAC
21 65 (17.96%) Software Engineering
21 65 (17.96%) Degree
22 64 (17.68%) Ethical Hacking
23 59 (16.30%) JavaScript
24 58 (16.02%) Malware Analysis
25 57 (15.75%) Network Design

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 37 (10.22%) Apache Pig
2 31 (8.56%) WebLogic
3 13 (3.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.83%) Confluence
5 3 (0.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.17%) TCP/IP
2 49 (13.54%) Firewall
3 33 (9.12%) Network Security
3 33 (9.12%) Wireless
4 28 (7.73%) Internet
5 19 (5.25%) SMTP
6 17 (4.70%) DNS
6 17 (4.70%) Wireshark
7 14 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (3.04%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.10%) SSL
10 2 (0.55%) 2G
10 2 (0.55%) 3G
10 2 (0.55%) HTTP
10 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.55%) SSH
10 2 (0.55%) VoIP
10 2 (0.55%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.28%) NAS
11 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (35.08%) Big Data
2 47 (12.98%) Hadoop
3 42 (11.60%) Apache Hive
4 34 (9.39%) SQL Server
5 27 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (5.25%) Data Mining
8 18 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (4.14%) NoSQL
10 15 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.49%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.49%) PowerPivot
12 7 (1.93%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.66%) HBase
14 5 (1.38%) OLAP
14 5 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (3.31%) ERwin
1 12 (3.31%) WinDbg
2 6 (1.66%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.66%) Subversion
2 6 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.10%) Metasploit
4 3 (0.83%) JIRA
4 3 (0.83%) Moq
4 3 (0.83%) MSTest
5 2 (0.55%) AppScan
5 2 (0.55%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.55%) GDB
5 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.55%) Maven
5 2 (0.55%) Paros
6 1 (0.28%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 56 (15.47%) Finance
2 51 (14.09%) Banking
3 39 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.59%) Legal
4 13 (3.59%) Retail
5 9 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.66%) Law
7 3 (0.83%) Games
7 3 (0.83%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (15.75%) Penetration Tester
1 57 (15.75%) Tester
2 56 (15.47%) Developer
3 51 (14.09%) Analyst
3 51 (14.09%) Consultant
4 44 (12.15%) Software Engineer
5 31 (8.56%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 31 (8.56%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 31 (8.56%) Technical Consultant
6 25 (6.91%) Security Analyst
7 20 (5.52%) SQL Developer
8 17 (4.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 17 (4.70%) Principal Engineer
8 17 (4.70%) Security Engineer
8 17 (4.70%) Security Penetration Tester
8 17 (4.70%) Security Tester
8 17 (4.70%) SSIS Developer
9 16 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 16 (4.42%) Principal Software Engineer
10 15 (4.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (14.92%) HTML
2 48 (13.26%) XML
3 44 (12.15%) Web Services
4 39 (10.77%) Java EE
5 36 (9.94%) Hibernate
5 36 (9.94%) Spring
6 34 (9.39%) J2EE
7 33 (9.12%) EJB
8 32 (8.84%) STL
9 20 (5.52%) .NET
10 10 (2.76%) MDX
11 8 (2.21%) Flash
11 8 (2.21%) Regular Expression
11 8 (2.21%) XSD
12 7 (1.93%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.93%) JSON
12 7 (1.93%) Middleware
12 7 (1.93%) XSLT
13 5 (1.38%) CSS
13 5 (1.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.61%) Cybercrime
2 51 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (13.81%) Management Information System
4 39 (10.77%) Visualisation
5 31 (8.56%) iPhone
6 30 (8.29%) Computer Science
7 28 (7.73%) Blackberry
8 27 (7.46%) Blog
9 21 (5.80%) Cyber Attack
10 19 (5.25%) Client/Server
10 19 (5.25%) Embedded Systems
11 18 (4.97%) Cyberthreat
11 18 (4.97%) Data Structures
11 18 (4.97%) Mobile App
12 17 (4.70%) Cryptography
13 14 (3.87%) Mathematics
13 14 (3.87%) Security Operations Centre
14 12 (3.31%) Smart Meter
15 11 (3.04%) Algorithms
15 11 (3.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 118 (32.60%) Windows
2 105 (29.01%) Android
3 94 (25.97%) Linux
4 74 (20.44%) Apple iOS
5 40 (11.05%) Unix
6 33 (9.12%) Windows Phone
7 8 (2.21%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.66%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.10%) Solaris
10 2 (0.55%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (46.41%) Cybersecurity
2 136 (37.57%) Penetration Testing
3 102 (28.18%) Information Security
4 83 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (18.78%) Mobile Development
6 65 (17.96%) Software Engineering
7 64 (17.68%) Ethical Hacking
8 58 (16.02%) Malware Analysis
9 57 (15.75%) Network Design
10 45 (12.43%) SIEM
11 39 (10.77%) Security Architecture
12 37 (10.22%) Automated Testing
12 37 (10.22%) Security Testing
13 36 (9.94%) Data Analysis
13 36 (9.94%) Multithreading
13 36 (9.94%) Risk Assessment
14 34 (9.39%) Integration Testing
14 34 (9.39%) SDLC
15 33 (9.12%) Kimball Methodology
16 32 (8.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (35.91%) C++
2 121 (33.43%) Java
3 119 (32.87%) Python
4 112 (30.94%) C#
5 84 (23.20%) SQL
6 76 (20.99%) C
7 68 (18.78%) Objective-C
8 59 (16.30%) JavaScript
9 42 (11.60%) Perl
10 20 (5.52%) Ruby
11 18 (4.97%) R
12 11 (3.04%) PHP
13 10 (2.76%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.49%) Assembly Language
14 9 (2.49%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.93%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.83%) VB
17 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (39.23%) Security Cleared
2 71 (19.61%) DV Cleared
3 68 (18.78%) SC Cleared
4 66 (18.23%) CISSP
5 65 (17.96%) Degree
5 65 (17.96%) GIAC
6 51 (14.09%) SANS
7 42 (11.60%) MCSE
7 42 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (10.22%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (9.94%) CCNA
9 36 (9.94%) Linux+ Certification
9 36 (9.94%) SSCP
10 35 (9.67%) CREST Certified
11 31 (8.56%) GCIH
12 25 (6.91%) Network+ Certification
13 24 (6.63%) GCIA
14 21 (5.80%) GREM
15 18 (4.97%) CEH
16 11 (3.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 26 (7.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.80%) QA
3 6 (1.66%) COBIT
3 6 (1.66%) COSO
4 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.83%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 11 (3.04%) Snort
2 6 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (1.38%) HDFS
4 4 (1.10%) Firmware
4 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) Samba
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (7.18%) EnCase
2 5 (1.38%) Ambari
2 5 (1.38%) Nmap
3 4 (1.10%) FTK
3 4 (1.10%) Nessus
4 3 (0.83%) WMI
5 2 (0.55%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.55%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.28%) Oozie
6 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (6.91%) Splunk
2 23 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.35%) Sophos
3 14 (3.87%) Cisco
3 14 (3.87%) Fortinet
3 14 (3.87%) Trend Micro
4 11 (3.04%) Oracle
5 10 (2.76%) VMware
6 7 (1.93%) ArcSight
6 7 (1.93%) NetWitness
7 5 (1.38%) Cognos
7 5 (1.38%) LogRhythm
7 5 (1.38%) Tableau
7 5 (1.38%) WorldPay
8 4 (1.10%) i2
9 3 (0.83%) IBM
9 3 (0.83%) Rally
9 3 (0.83%) Remedy
10 2 (0.55%) AlienVault
10 2 (0.55%) Symantec
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £84,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Parc Ellis Solutions Ltd
Salary: upto £50K + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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