Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineering
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 297 330
Rank change year-on-year +4 +33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 38 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.44% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 14
South West median annual salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% +6.87% -18.13%
10th Percentile £23,375 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year - -16.28% +32.72%

Requirements Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,634 9,378 9,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.17% 91.71% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,927 7,723 8,146
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,798
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Requirements Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Gloucestershire +22 18 £43,000 -14.00% 1
Bristol -8 18 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Wiltshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Requirements Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering 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 South West region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 23 (60.53%) C
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
4 21 (55.26%) Java
5 20 (52.63%) DV Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) Validation
7 13 (34.21%) C++
7 13 (34.21%) UML
8 12 (31.58%) Linux
9 11 (28.95%) Finance
9 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
10 10 (26.32%) APMP
10 10 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
10 10 (26.32%) Programme Delivery
10 10 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (26.32%) ITIL
10 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
10 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (26.32%) Scrum
10 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (23.68%) Degree
12 7 (18.42%) Time Management
12 7 (18.42%) QA
12 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
14 5 (13.16%) Python
14 5 (13.16%) JUnit
14 5 (13.16%) Change Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (7.89%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Project Manager
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Software Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) PMI
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
3 15 (39.47%) Validation
4 13 (34.21%) UML
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL
5 10 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
5 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 10 (26.32%) Programme Delivery
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Time Management
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Testing
7 5 (13.16%) BDD
7 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) SFIA
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.26%) Go
5 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 20 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) APMP
4 10 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) SAP