The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Requirements Engineering
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 886 950
Rank change year-on-year +74 +64  
Permanent jobs citing Requirements Engineering 68 82 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.079% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.089% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 31
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  

Requirements 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77870 91765 96775
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.30% 88.79% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64067 76274 78129
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineering in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Requirements Engineering in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Requirements Engineering in the UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
England +84 60 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London +81 42 £50,000 -13.04% 3
City of London +56 23 £50,000 +33.33%
South West +14 17 £37,500 +10.29%
Bristol +2 11 £37,500 +10.29%
Gloucestershire +8 6 £50,000 -
South Wales +1 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Wales -5 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Newport -7 3 £40,000 +6.66%
North West -26 1 £25,000 -3.84% 1

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 85 (61.59%) Business Analysis
2 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.26%) Project Management
4 32 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (21.74%) Degree
6 29 (21.01%) Use Case
6 29 (21.01%) Finance
6 29 (21.01%) Scrum
7 25 (18.12%) UML
7 25 (18.12%) BPMN
8 24 (17.39%) Validation
8 24 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 23 (16.67%) Java
10 22 (15.94%) Linux
11 21 (15.22%) C
12 20 (14.49%) Data Analysis
13 19 (13.77%) Banking
13 19 (13.77%) SDLC
14 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
14 17 (12.32%) C++
14 17 (12.32%) Data Integration
15 16 (11.59%) User Stories
16 14 (10.14%) Workflow
16 14 (10.14%) Data Mapping
17 12 (8.70%) SQL
18 11 (7.97%) Oracle
18 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
19 10 (7.25%) Presales
19 10 (7.25%) Test Scripting

Requirements Engineering
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 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) ATM
2 1 (0.72%) DHCP
2 1 (0.72%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) Big Data
1 6 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (2.90%) QlikView
3 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.45%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) Mockito
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 19 (13.77%) Banking
3 9 (6.52%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 82 (59.42%) Analyst
2 81 (58.70%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) Java Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (10.87%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (10.14%) Consultant
6 13 (9.42%) Business Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) Business IT Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) IT Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) IT Business Analyst
8 10 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) CRM Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) CRM Business Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Graduate
9 8 (5.80%) Graduate Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Graduate IT Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) HTML
1 5 (3.62%) XML
2 2 (1.45%) .NET
2 2 (1.45%) Kafka
2 2 (1.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.72%) Akka
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) JSON
3 1 (0.72%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.72%) React Native
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.45%) Clustering
4 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.94%) Linux
2 3 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (61.59%) Business Analysis
2 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.26%) Project Management
4 32 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (21.01%) Scrum
5 29 (21.01%) Use Case
6 25 (18.12%) BPMN
6 25 (18.12%) UML
7 24 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.39%) Validation
8 20 (14.49%) Data Analysis
9 19 (13.77%) SDLC
10 17 (12.32%) Data Integration
11 16 (11.59%) User Stories
12 14 (10.14%) Data Mapping
12 14 (10.14%) Workflow
13 10 (7.25%) Change Management
13 10 (7.25%) ITIL
13 10 (7.25%) Test Scripting
13 10 (7.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.67%) Java
2 21 (15.22%) C
3 17 (12.32%) C++
4 12 (8.70%) SQL
5 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.45%) Python
5 2 (1.45%) Scala
6 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.72%) C#
6 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby
6 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Degree
2 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.52%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.62%) ISEB
6 4 (2.90%) PMP
7 2 (1.45%) APMP
7 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) DICOM
1 1 (0.72%) HL7
1 1 (0.72%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Firmware
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.97%) Oracle
3 4 (2.90%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.72%) VMware
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago