Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineering
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 298 320
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 44 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 19
South West median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% +21.21% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,375 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%

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 9,883 9,448 9,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.13% 91.63% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,128 7,782 8,236
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -2 30 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Gloucestershire +15 14 £55,000 +10.00%
Requirements Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 29 (65.91%) Java
3 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
4 25 (56.82%) Validation
5 23 (52.27%) C
6 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (36.36%) C++
7 16 (36.36%) UML
7 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (34.09%) Linux
9 14 (31.82%) TDD
9 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
9 14 (31.82%) BDD
10 11 (25.00%) QA
11 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
12 9 (20.45%) JUnit
13 8 (18.18%) Degree
14 7 (15.91%) OO
14 7 (15.91%) Python
14 7 (15.91%) OOD
14 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
14 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++
14 7 (15.91%) MATLAB
14 7 (15.91%) Simulink
14 7 (15.91%) Agile Testing
15 6 (13.64%) APMP
15 6 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
15 6 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
15 6 (13.64%) Programme Delivery

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 7 (15.91%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) JUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) JBehave
3 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Software Test Engineer
1 15 (34.09%) Test Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) MATLAB Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Java Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) RESTful
2 2 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 25 (56.82%) Validation
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 16 (36.36%) UML
5 14 (31.82%) BDD
5 14 (31.82%) TDD
6 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Testing
7 7 (15.91%) OO
7 7 (15.91%) OOD
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL
8 6 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) C
3 16 (36.36%) C++
4 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
4 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++
4 7 (15.91%) MATLAB
4 7 (15.91%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) Go
5 4 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (13.64%) APMP
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) EMC