Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 173 265
Rank change year-on-year -42 +92 +61
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 8 7 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 13
10th Percentile £47,500 £35,500 £46,000
25th Percentile £52,188 £36,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% -18.18% +69.23%
75th Percentile £71,250 £53,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £54,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% +21.95%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,329 2,767 6,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.08% 90.37% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,515 2,128 5,055
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,300 £73,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in the East of England

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the East of England.

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in the East of England

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the East of England over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in the East of England

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the East of England region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -40 5 £67,500 -
Suffolk 0 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Essex +6 1 £67,500 - 1
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Talend
2 5 (62.50%) Data Pipeline
2 5 (62.50%) Snowflake
2 5 (62.50%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket Server
5 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (25.00%) Data Science
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (25.00%) OSINT
5 2 (25.00%) git-flow
5 2 (25.00%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (25.00%) SANS
5 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) BT
5 2 (25.00%) Legal

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Snowflake
2 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) Impala
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket Server
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) git-flow
General
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Data Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Python Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Data Science Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Legacy Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Pipeline
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Data Science
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (25.00%) OSINT
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) GIAC
2 2 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SANS
2 2 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kibana
1 2 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Talend
2 2 (25.00%) BT
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk