Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 177 273 344
Rank change year-on-year +96 +71 +24
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 9 18 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% -
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +14.29% +5.00%

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 3,271 6,780 11,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.28% 89.21% 91.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,456 5,153 8,570
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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
Suffolk +8 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Essex -1 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +59 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 3 (33.33%) Go
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 3 (33.33%) Burp Suite
4 3 (33.33%) git-flow
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Objective-C

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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Gephi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Blockchain
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 3 (33.33%) Burp Suite
1 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) git-flow
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Security Researcher
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Science Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Malware Researcher
2 1 (11.11%) Research Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) STL
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Resilience
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Architecture Roadmap
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Data Science
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Gathering
5 1 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Go
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) PhD
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) SANS
4 1 (11.11%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kibana
1 1 (11.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) BT
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk