Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IDA Disassembler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IDA Disassembler over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hex-Rays IDA (IDA Pro)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1072 1184 1160
Rank change year-on-year +112 -24 +54
Permanent jobs citing IDA Disassembler 13 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.046% 0.011% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 18
UK median annual salary £85,000 £36,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.11% -34.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £47,500 £23,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £49,600 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +100.00% -9.09% -4.35%

IDA Disassembler is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 28,007 35,755 34,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.53% 20.80% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22,172 29,051 28,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

IDA Disassembler
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IDA Disassembler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IDA Disassembler in the UK

IDA Disassembler
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler.

Salary trend for IDA Disassembler in the UK

IDA Disassembler
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for IDA Disassembler in the UK

IDA Disassembler
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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
UK excluding London +58 11 £100,000 +100.00%
England +112 10 £50,000 +38.89%
South East +53 4 - -
South West +7 3 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £100,000 -
London +87 2 £60,000 +172.73%
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler 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 with a requirement for IDA Disassembler.

1 12 (92.31%) Reverse Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) C++
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
5 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (38.46%) Splunk
6 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
6 5 (38.46%) SIEM
6 5 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
6 5 (38.46%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) OLE
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Snort
7 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) GDPR
7 4 (30.77%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (30.77%) Cyber Kill Chain

IDA Disassembler
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) Broadband
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) OllyDbg
1 3 (23.08%) WinDbg
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security Incident Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Incident Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Incident Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Researcher
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) OLE
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ATL
2 1 (7.69%) COM+
2 1 (7.69%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Reverse Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) SIEM
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 4 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
6 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
6 3 (23.08%) IT Audit
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) Fuzz Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Kanban
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CISA
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) GCIA
3 3 (23.08%) GCIH
3 3 (23.08%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) GREM
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) GDPR
1 4 (30.77%) NIST
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Snort
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) QRadar
2 1 (7.69%) EnCase
2 1 (7.69%) FTK
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
1 5 (38.46%) Splunk