The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Research Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Research Engineer
UK / England
Rank 798 869 896
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 42 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.043% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 23
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Research Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Research Engineer in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
South West +21 17 £40,000 -15.78% 4
South East +59 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East of England +28 8 £44,000 -43.22% 1
London +42 7 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West -19 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Research Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Research Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (82.50%) C++
2 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 41 (51.25%) PhD
4 36 (45.00%) Machine Learning
5 35 (43.75%) Algorithms
6 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (36.25%) MATLAB
8 27 (33.75%) Computer Vision
9 26 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (30.00%) C
11 23 (28.75%) Java
12 22 (27.50%) Signal Processing
12 22 (27.50%) R
13 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
13 21 (26.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 21 (26.25%) OpenCV
13 21 (26.25%) GNU Octave
13 21 (26.25%) C#
13 21 (26.25%) STL
14 18 (22.50%) Mathematics
15 17 (21.25%) Python
15 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
16 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (17.50%) Android
17 14 (17.50%) Reverse Engineering
17 14 (17.50%) Degree
17 14 (17.50%) Cryptography
18 12 (15.00%) Windows
18 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
19 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (1.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.25%) Big Data
1 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 21 (26.25%) OpenCV
1 21 (26.25%) STL
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) D3.js
3 1 (1.25%) Node.js
3 1 (1.25%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.25%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (1.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) Algorithms
2 18 (22.50%) Mathematics
3 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
4 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (11.25%) Physics
6 5 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (3.75%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.75%) GPGPU
7 3 (3.75%) Semantic Web
8 2 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.25%) Biometrics
9 1 (1.25%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.25%) Cryptocurrency
9 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.25%) Derivative
9 1 (1.25%) Ontologies
9 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Android
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS
3 11 (13.75%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.75%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 36 (45.00%) Machine Learning
3 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (33.75%) Computer Vision
5 26 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (27.50%) Signal Processing
7 14 (17.50%) Cryptography
7 14 (17.50%) Reverse Engineering
8 9 (11.25%) Image Processing
8 9 (11.25%) SDLC
9 7 (8.75%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (7.50%) TDD
11 4 (5.00%) Computer Security
11 4 (5.00%) Regression Analysis
11 4 (5.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (3.75%) Android Development
12 3 (3.75%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.75%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.75%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (82.50%) C++
2 29 (36.25%) MATLAB
3 24 (30.00%) C
4 23 (28.75%) Java
5 22 (27.50%) R
6 21 (26.25%) C#
7 17 (21.25%) Python
8 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.00%) VB
9 3 (3.75%) Perl
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) Ruby
10 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (51.25%) PhD
2 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
3 14 (17.50%) Degree
4 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (3.75%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £30k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £39,324 to £46,925 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago