Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineering
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 295 334
Rank change year-on-year -3 +39 0
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 22 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 5
South West median annual salary £43,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.31% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £35,700 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £55,625 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +12.50%

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 9,237 9,268 9,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.68% 91.27% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7,307 7,626 8,203
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 16 December 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 16 December 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
Bristol -11 12 £45,000 +38.46%
Gloucestershire +23 7 £43,000 -25.22% 1
Wiltshire -9 2 £57,500 -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Requirements Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) C
3 12 (54.55%) Validation
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
7 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Time Management
7 7 (31.82%) APMP
7 7 (31.82%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (31.82%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (31.82%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) Test Management
9 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
9 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
9 5 (22.73%) UML
9 5 (22.73%) C++

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 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 4 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Requirements Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (4.55%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Validation
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) Time Management
5 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) BDD
6 5 (22.73%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 5 (22.73%) Test Management
6 5 (22.73%) UML
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) APMP
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP