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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research Engineer
Rank 839 866 855
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 28 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.026% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 7
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
South East +14 13 £32,500 - 4
London +18 8 £57,500 +27.77% 3
East of England - 6 £27,000 - 1
South West - 1 £100,000 - 1
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 36 (70.59%) C++
2 30 (58.82%) C
3 29 (56.86%) MATLAB
4 22 (43.14%) PhD
5 21 (41.18%) Algorithms
6 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 14 (27.45%) Python
7 14 (27.45%) Signal Processing
8 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
9 12 (23.53%) Mathematics
9 12 (23.53%) Visualisation
10 11 (21.57%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (21.57%) Degree
11 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.65%) Machine Learning
13 8 (15.69%) Electronics
13 8 (15.69%) Statistics
14 7 (13.73%) Biometrics
14 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
15 5 (9.80%) OWASP
15 5 (9.80%) LTE
15 5 (9.80%) SIEM
15 5 (9.80%) 3G
15 5 (9.80%) 3GPP
15 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
15 5 (9.80%) Network Security
15 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.80%) Ruby
16 4 (7.84%) 3D Graphics
16 4 (7.84%) STL

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) 3GPP
1 5 (9.80%) 3G
1 5 (9.80%) Network Security
1 5 (9.80%) LTE
2 3 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) Mahout
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
General
1 8 (15.69%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Military
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) STL
2 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
2 2 (3.92%) DirectX
2 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.96%) Cascading
3 1 (1.96%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Algorithms
2 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 12 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 12 (23.53%) Visualisation
4 8 (15.69%) Statistics
5 7 (13.73%) Biometrics
6 4 (7.84%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (5.88%) Blog
7 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.92%) Open Source
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.96%) Physics
9 1 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Signal Processing
2 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.57%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.65%) Machine Learning
6 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
7 5 (9.80%) OWASP
7 5 (9.80%) SIEM
8 4 (7.84%) Hidden Markov Model
8 4 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Cyber Security
10 2 (3.92%) Computer Security
10 2 (3.92%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.92%) OO
11 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.96%) Benchmarking
11 1 (1.96%) Information Security
11 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C++
2 30 (58.82%) C
3 29 (56.86%) MATLAB
4 14 (27.45%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) C#
6 4 (7.84%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) R
8 1 (1.96%) Rust
8 1 (1.96%) Erlang
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) PhD
2 11 (21.57%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (1.96%) CISA
5 1 (1.96%) GCIA
5 1 (1.96%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) FISMA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) SAP
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Salary: Unspecified
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