Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Requirements Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1171 1262
Rank change year-on-year +16 +91 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Requirements Engineer 11 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.019% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 7
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £46,925 £42,500 £34,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,375 £46,350
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Requirements Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Requirements Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineer in England

Requirements Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Requirements Engineer in England

Requirements Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Engineer in England

Requirements Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South East +17 4 £60,000 +33.33%
South West 0 4 £50,000 +5.26%
London - 3 £60,000 -
Requirements Engineer
UK

Requirements Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Requirements Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Requirements Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 7 (63.64%) Requirements Management
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Product Management
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (18.18%) PlayStation
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Presales
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
7 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) SSADM

Requirements Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) PlayStation
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 7 (63.64%) Requirements Management
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) Product Management
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) SSADM
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) MODAF
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 1 (9.09%) MIL-STD-1553
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM