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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Engineer
Rank 841 921 946
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 56 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.017% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 35
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +42.85%
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 East +52 22 £57,500 +43.75% 3
South West - 14 £47,500 -
London +29 12 £73,750 +20.40% 2
West Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
East of England - 3 £45,000 - 2
North West - 1 £57,500 -
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 74 (74.00%) C++
2 42 (42.00%) C
3 37 (37.00%) Machine Learning
4 35 (35.00%) Algorithms
5 33 (33.00%) Degree
6 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.00%) PhD
8 26 (26.00%) Python
9 25 (25.00%) Linux
10 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
11 21 (21.00%) Computer Science
11 21 (21.00%) Signal Processing
12 20 (20.00%) Android
12 20 (20.00%) MATLAB
13 18 (18.00%) Apple iOS
14 17 (17.00%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (17.00%) OO
14 17 (17.00%) Windows
14 17 (17.00%) Reverse Engineering
15 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
15 16 (16.00%) Java
16 15 (15.00%) Unix
16 15 (15.00%) Cryptography
16 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (15.00%) R
17 14 (14.00%) C#
18 13 (13.00%) Artificial Intelligence
19 12 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
19 12 (12.00%) STL

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 5 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) GNU Octave
2 5 (5.00%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.00%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) Big Data
2 7 (7.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.00%) Electronics
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Marketing
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.00%) Automotive
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (12.00%) OpenCV
1 12 (12.00%) STL
2 9 (9.00%) .NET
3 6 (6.00%) OpenCL
4 3 (3.00%) DirectX
4 3 (3.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.00%) HTML
5 2 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (2.00%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (1.00%) CSS
6 1 (1.00%) D3.js
6 1 (1.00%) HTML5
6 1 (1.00%) Middleware
6 1 (1.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.00%) Algorithms
2 21 (21.00%) Computer Science
3 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 13 (13.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (8.00%) Physics
7 7 (7.00%) Neural Network
8 6 (6.00%) iPad
8 6 (6.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (5.00%) CUDA
9 5 (5.00%) Hedge funds
10 4 (4.00%) NHS
10 4 (4.00%) Streaming Video
11 1 (1.00%) Chemistry
11 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.00%) Psychology
11 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.00%) Android
3 18 (18.00%) Apple iOS
4 17 (17.00%) Windows
5 15 (15.00%) Unix
6 7 (7.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Machine Learning
2 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (21.00%) Signal Processing
5 17 (17.00%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (17.00%) OO
5 17 (17.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 10 (10.00%) Android Development
6 10 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 10 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 9 (9.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (9.00%) Digital Signal Processing
8 8 (8.00%) Image Processing
9 6 (6.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.00%) Deep Learning
10 5 (5.00%) Information Assurance
11 4 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (4.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (4.00%) Time Management
11 4 (4.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 74 (74.00%) C++
2 42 (42.00%) C
3 26 (26.00%) Python
4 20 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 16 (16.00%) Java
6 15 (15.00%) R
7 14 (14.00%) C#
8 10 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.00%) Scala
10 7 (7.00%) PHP
11 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.00%) Perl
12 4 (4.00%) SQL
13 1 (1.00%) Fortran
13 1 (1.00%) Julia
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) Degree
2 27 (27.00%) PhD
3 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO13485
1 4 (4.00%) MISRA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Firmware
2 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (1.00%) Intel
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