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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Engineer
Rank 854 898 889
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 44 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.027% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.028% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 25
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,309
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +28 23 £50,000 - 5
South East +1 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West -1 5 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East of England +4 4 £77,500 +187.03%
North West - 2 £38,750 -
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 43 (67.19%) C++
2 34 (53.13%) Algorithms
3 25 (39.06%) Python
3 25 (39.06%) PhD
4 24 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 24 (37.50%) Machine Learning
5 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
7 18 (28.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (28.13%) Degree
8 17 (26.56%) C
9 15 (23.44%) Linux
10 14 (21.88%) MATLAB
11 13 (20.31%) R
12 12 (18.75%) Image Processing
13 11 (17.19%) Video Processing
14 10 (15.63%) Windows
15 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (14.06%) Signal Processing
16 8 (12.50%) Video Content Analysis
16 8 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
16 8 (12.50%) CUDA
16 8 (12.50%) New Media
16 8 (12.50%) Content Analysis
17 7 (10.94%) Information Assurance
17 7 (10.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 7 (10.94%) STL
17 7 (10.94%) C#
17 7 (10.94%) SQL
17 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (7.81%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.56%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Automotive
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
2 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Music Industry
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (10.94%) STL
2 5 (7.81%) OpenCL
2 5 (7.81%) OpenCV
3 4 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) NumPy
5 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.13%) Algorithms
2 24 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 18 (28.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (12.50%) CUDA
5 8 (12.50%) New Media
6 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.38%) Neural Network
7 5 (7.81%) Biometrics
7 5 (7.81%) Physics
7 5 (7.81%) Streaming Video
8 3 (4.69%) Statistics
9 2 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.56%) Social Media
10 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Debian
4 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
3 12 (18.75%) Image Processing
4 11 (17.19%) Video Processing
5 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (14.06%) Signal Processing
6 8 (12.50%) Content Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
6 8 (12.50%) Video Content Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.94%) Information Assurance
8 6 (9.38%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (7.81%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (7.81%) OCR
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Analytics
10 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.69%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) Python
3 17 (26.56%) C
4 14 (21.88%) MATLAB
5 13 (20.31%) R
6 7 (10.94%) C#
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
7 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.25%) Java
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) Scala
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) PhD
2 18 (28.13%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) CEH
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) ISO13485
1 5 (7.81%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
1 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
2 4 (6.25%) Forcepoint
3 1 (1.56%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
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