The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Research Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research Engineer
Rank 832 876 853
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 18 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.024% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.026% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 5
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -3.70%
Research Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Research Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Research Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Research Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Research Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Research Engineer across the England region.

Research Engineer Salary Trend in England

Research Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Research Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Research Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 10 £55,000 -21.42%
South East +17 7 £36,250 +11.53% 2
East of England - 1 £27,000 -
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Research Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Research Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (68.63%) C++
2 29 (56.86%) C
3 28 (54.90%) MATLAB
4 23 (45.10%) PhD
5 22 (43.14%) Algorithms
6 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 15 (29.41%) Python
8 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
9 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
10 12 (23.53%) Signal Processing
11 11 (21.57%) Machine Learning
11 11 (21.57%) Degree
12 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (19.61%) Visualisation
13 9 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (15.69%) Electronics
14 8 (15.69%) Statistics
14 8 (15.69%) Image Processing
15 7 (13.73%) Biometrics
16 6 (11.76%) Ruby
17 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
17 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
17 5 (9.80%) OWASP
17 5 (9.80%) LTE
17 5 (9.80%) 3G
17 5 (9.80%) 3GPP
18 4 (7.84%) STL
18 4 (7.84%) Linux
18 4 (7.84%) Java
18 4 (7.84%) Network Security

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Research Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Research Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) LTE
1 5 (9.80%) 3G
1 5 (9.80%) 3GPP
2 4 (7.84%) Network Security
3 3 (5.88%) Wireless
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Mahout
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.69%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Military
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) STL
2 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
2 2 (3.92%) DirectX
2 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.96%) Cascading
3 1 (1.96%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Algorithms
2 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
4 10 (19.61%) Visualisation
5 8 (15.69%) Statistics
6 7 (13.73%) Biometrics
7 4 (7.84%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
8 3 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (3.92%) Blog
9 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.96%) Physics
10 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.53%) Signal Processing
3 11 (21.57%) Machine Learning
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (15.69%) Image Processing
7 5 (9.80%) OWASP
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) SIEM
9 3 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (3.92%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (3.92%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (3.92%) Hidden Markov Model
10 2 (3.92%) Cyber Security
11 1 (1.96%) Low Latency
11 1 (1.96%) Information Retrieval
11 1 (1.96%) Functional Programming
11 1 (1.96%) Big Data Analytics
11 1 (1.96%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) C++
2 29 (56.86%) C
3 28 (54.90%) MATLAB
4 15 (29.41%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) R
8 1 (1.96%) Rust
8 1 (1.96%) Erlang
8 1 (1.96%) Fortran
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) PhD
2 11 (21.57%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) GCIA
5 1 (1.96%) GCIH
5 1 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (1.96%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) FISMA
1 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) SAP
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