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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 864 851 868
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 15 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 6
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -1.33%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 12 £60,000 -20.00% 3
South East -13 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 44 (89.80%) Algorithms
2 42 (85.71%) PhD
2 42 (85.71%) MATLAB
3 41 (83.67%) Physics
3 41 (83.67%) Computer Science
4 40 (81.63%) Mathematics
4 40 (81.63%) Analytics
5 38 (77.55%) Scala
5 38 (77.55%) R
5 38 (77.55%) Java
6 37 (75.51%) Hadoop
6 37 (75.51%) MapReduce
6 37 (75.51%) Mahout
6 37 (75.51%) Information Retrieval
6 37 (75.51%) Cascading
7 20 (40.82%) Big Data
8 19 (38.78%) Big Data Analytics
8 19 (38.78%) Data Analytics
9 18 (36.73%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (36.73%) Marketing
10 6 (12.24%) Statistics
10 6 (12.24%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) Degree
12 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
12 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
13 3 (6.12%) Python
13 3 (6.12%) Electronics
13 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
13 3 (6.12%) Image Processing

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Mathematica
2 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) Hadoop
1 37 (75.51%) Mahout
2 20 (40.82%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (36.73%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.08%) Military
4 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) Cascading
2 3 (6.12%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 44 (89.80%) Algorithms
2 41 (83.67%) Physics
2 41 (83.67%) Computer Science
3 40 (81.63%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.24%) Statistics
5 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
6 3 (6.12%) Equities
7 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (4.08%) Cybernetics
7 2 (4.08%) MPEG
7 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.04%) BBC
8 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.04%) iDTV
8 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Analytics
2 37 (75.51%) MapReduce
2 37 (75.51%) Information Retrieval
3 19 (38.78%) Big Data Analytics
3 19 (38.78%) Data Analytics
4 18 (36.73%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) TDD
6 3 (6.12%) Fund Management
6 3 (6.12%) Image Processing
6 3 (6.12%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (4.08%) Communications Security
7 2 (4.08%) Information Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Numerical Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) UML
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Validation
8 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) MATLAB
2 38 (77.55%) Scala
2 38 (77.55%) R
2 38 (77.55%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) C
4 2 (4.08%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (85.71%) PhD
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) BT
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum - plus exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago