The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 102 144 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 -  
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

Regular Expression is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 510 616 636
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.63% 31.65% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 393 563 548
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in Reading

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Regular Expression in Reading

Regular Expression
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Reading region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) WinDbg
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Attack

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Malware Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby