Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Reverse Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 314 343
Rank change year-on-year -5 +29 +64
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 12 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 15
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £100,000 £81,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year - +6.12% +2.08%

Reverse Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,800 9,624 10,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.86% 92.90% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,772 8,685 9,443
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +3.48%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Reverse Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in the City of London

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the City of London.

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in the City of London

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
6 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (25.00%) Power BI
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (16.67%) Biml
7 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (16.67%) RStudio
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
7 2 (16.67%) QlikView
7 2 (16.67%) C#

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) Power BI
2 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Biml
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) RStudio
2 1 (8.33%) ERwin
2 1 (8.33%) MagicDraw
2 1 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Excel Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Excel Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modeller
6 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) FpML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Physics
6 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CEH
1 1 (8.33%) CFCE
1 1 (8.33%) EnCE
1 1 (8.33%) GCFA
1 1 (8.33%) GCFE
1 1 (8.33%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 20022
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EnCase
1 1 (8.33%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Nuix
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk