The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Requirements Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineering
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 247 244
Rank change year-on-year +35 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 22 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.24% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.27% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 1
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

Requirements 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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4558 5229 5269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.08% 88.73% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4275 4385
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineering in the South West

Requirements Engineering
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Requirements Engineering in the South West

Requirements Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Engineering in the South West

Requirements Engineering
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Bristol +10 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Gloucestershire +1 4 £53,750 - 2
Somerset -8 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Requirements Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements 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 South West region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 16 (57.14%) C++
1 16 (57.14%) Java
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
1 16 (57.14%) UML
1 16 (57.14%) Validation
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) C
3 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) Data Integration
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Banking
4 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) .NET

Requirements Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

General
1 7 (25.00%) Banking
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) Business Consultant
4 10 (35.71%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 16 (57.14%) UML
1 16 (57.14%) Validation
2 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) Data Integration
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C++
1 16 (57.14%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Bristol Area
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Flexible hours, generous pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago