Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 734 740 774
Rank change year-on-year +6 +34 +90
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 36 88 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 67 38
London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,750 £46,225
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24,277 28,007 27,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.05% 40.01% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20,134 23,466 23,837
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Regular Expression as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in London

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression in London.

Salary trend for Regular Expression in London

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regular Expression in London over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Regular Expression in London

Regular Expression
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the London region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Central London +29 5 £75,000 +50.00%
West London +24 2 £30,000 -14.29%
Regular Expression
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing Regular Expression 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 London region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Legal
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) Tableau
6 14 (38.89%) Machine Learning
7 13 (36.11%) GDPR
8 12 (33.33%) Office 365
8 12 (33.33%) R
8 12 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
8 12 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 12 (33.33%) Data Protection
8 12 (33.33%) Data Management
8 12 (33.33%) Information Management
8 12 (33.33%) Document Management
8 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 12 (33.33%) Degree
8 12 (33.33%) QlikView
8 12 (33.33%) Firewall
8 12 (33.33%) Python
8 12 (33.33%) Unix
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) GCIA

Regular Expression
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (5.56%) GitHub
4 2 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.33%) BGP
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (8.33%) Multicast
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security
5 3 (8.33%) OSPF
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (8.33%) VXLAN
5 3 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.78%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) QlikView
2 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.11%) Power BI
3 4 (11.11%) Text Mining
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.56%) GitLab
General
1 20 (55.56%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Forensic Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Process Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Robotic Process Automation Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Splunk Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (8.33%) YAML
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (5.56%) Node.js
4 2 (5.56%) Vue.js
4 2 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) Aurelia
5 1 (2.78%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.78%) GeoJSON
5 1 (2.78%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.78%) React
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) Fintech
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Unix
3 11 (30.56%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (5.56%) FreeBSD
4 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Machine Learning
3 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 12 (33.33%) Data Management
3 12 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 12 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 12 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 12 (33.33%) Document Management
3 12 (33.33%) Information Management
3 12 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 8 (22.22%) Analytics
4 8 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
4 8 (22.22%) Computer Security
4 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (22.22%) E-Discovery
4 8 (22.22%) Forensic Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Information Security
4 8 (22.22%) Network Design
4 8 (22.22%) Use Case
4 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) R
3 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) sed
7 1 (2.78%) AWK
7 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) CEH
2 8 (22.22%) GCIA
2 8 (22.22%) GCIH
2 8 (22.22%) GIAC
2 8 (22.22%) SANS
3 4 (11.11%) CCIE
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) KVM
2 2 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) CSIRT
1 8 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.56%) Kibana
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Tableau
2 8 (22.22%) Sun
3 5 (13.89%) Splunk
4 4 (11.11%) Arista
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 4 (11.11%) Nuix
4 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) Varonis
5 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Percona
6 2 (5.56%) UiPath
7 1 (2.78%) Ensighten
7 1 (2.78%) Tealium