The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Reverse Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 196 236
Rank change year-on-year -32 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 14 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.80% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.91% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 14
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00%  

Reverse 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 4806 4628 5174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.39% 88.37% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3954 3878 4327
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in the South West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in the South West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in the South West

Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucestershire -29 14 £48,750 +2.63%
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Reverse 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 Reverse Engineering.

1 48 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (60.00%) C
4 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (48.33%) C++
6 26 (43.33%) Computer Science
7 23 (38.33%) Windows
7 23 (38.33%) Linux
7 23 (38.33%) Mac OS X
8 22 (36.67%) Cryptography
9 21 (35.00%) DV Cleared
9 21 (35.00%) Android
9 21 (35.00%) Apple iOS
10 20 (33.33%) Mathematics
10 20 (33.33%) Java
10 20 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
12 17 (28.33%) C#
13 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
13 13 (21.67%) Legal
13 13 (21.67%) Degree
14 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
14 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
14 11 (18.33%) Python
15 10 (16.67%) Electronics
15 10 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
16 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
16 9 (15.00%) ITIL
17 8 (13.33%) Cisco
17 8 (13.33%) CCNP

Reverse 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.00%) Network Security
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
3 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Big Data
2 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.33%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (1.67%) GDB
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (21.67%) Legal
2 10 (16.67%) Electronics
3 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 8 (13.33%) Games
3 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Research Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Java Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Security Researcher
7 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
8 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Cryptography Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Database Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) XForms
1 5 (8.33%) XML
1 5 (8.33%) XSD
1 5 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 20 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (13.33%) Blog
5 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
1 23 (38.33%) Mac OS X
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Android
2 21 (35.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) FreeBSD
4 2 (3.33%) Solaris
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.67%) Cryptography
4 20 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (15.00%) ITIL
8 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
9 8 (13.33%) Business Continuity
9 8 (13.33%) Business Development
9 8 (13.33%) Data Security
9 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
9 8 (13.33%) Information Security
9 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.33%) Security Management
9 8 (13.33%) Time Management
9 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) C
2 29 (48.33%) C++
3 20 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (28.33%) C#
5 11 (18.33%) Python
6 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
6 7 (11.67%) SQL
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.33%) XPath
7 5 (8.33%) XQuery
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.33%) Scala
11 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Degree
4 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (13.33%) CCNP
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (13.33%) CISM
5 8 (13.33%) CISSP
5 8 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (10.00%) PhD
7 4 (6.67%) CREST Certified
7 4 (6.67%) GIAC
7 4 (6.67%) GPEN
7 4 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (3.33%) EC-Council LPT
8 2 (3.33%) ECSA
8 2 (3.33%) SANS
8 2 (3.33%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) EnCase
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco
2 5 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle