The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 226 249
Rank change year-on-year -38 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00%  

Reverse Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester -26 2 £46,250 -33.92%
Cheshire -30 2 £75,000 -
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) GREM
4 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 2 (28.57%) GCFA
4 2 (28.57%) GIAC
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (14.29%) Cybercrime
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Behavioural Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (28.57%) GCFA
3 2 (28.57%) GCIH
3 2 (28.57%) GIAC
3 2 (28.57%) GREM
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) EnCE
4 1 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SSCP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft