The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 867 851 869
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 35 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Research Engineer
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -25 29 £45,000 -37.93% 3
South East -9 4 £32,500 -18.75%
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (52.00%) PhD
3 25 (50.00%) Java
3 25 (50.00%) Scala
4 24 (48.00%) R
5 18 (36.00%) Physics
6 17 (34.00%) Big Data
7 16 (32.00%) Degree
7 16 (32.00%) Hadoop
8 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
8 14 (28.00%) MapReduce
9 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (18.00%) Linux
11 8 (16.00%) MPEG
11 8 (16.00%) DVB
11 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
11 8 (16.00%) SEO
11 8 (16.00%) Clustering
11 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
12 7 (14.00%) Mahout
12 7 (14.00%) Analytics
12 7 (14.00%) Multimedia
12 7 (14.00%) UML
12 7 (14.00%) C++
13 6 (12.00%) IBM
13 6 (12.00%) Intel
13 6 (12.00%) Postgraduate
13 6 (12.00%) Law
13 6 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
13 6 (12.00%) GPGPU

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DVB
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Big Data
2 16 (32.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (14.00%) Mahout
General
1 7 (14.00%) Multimedia
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Electronics
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Finance
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (4.00%) DirectX
4 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (36.00%) Physics
3 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (16.00%) MPEG
4 8 (16.00%) Clustering
4 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (12.00%) GPGPU
6 3 (6.00%) DTV
7 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
8 1 (2.00%) Statistics
8 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Scientific Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (16.00%) SEO
3 7 (14.00%) UML
3 7 (14.00%) Analytics
4 6 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
4 6 (12.00%) Parallel Programming
5 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.00%) Image Processing
7 3 (6.00%) CAD
7 3 (6.00%) OpenUP
7 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.00%) OO
9 1 (2.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Product Management
9 1 (2.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) Java
1 25 (50.00%) Scala
2 24 (48.00%) R
3 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
4 7 (14.00%) C++
5 4 (8.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) Haskell
8 1 (2.00%) Erlang
8 1 (2.00%) OCaml
8 1 (2.00%) F#
8 1 (2.00%) Lisp
8 1 (2.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) PhD
2 16 (32.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) IBM
1 6 (12.00%) Intel
2 3 (6.00%) SolidWorks
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