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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 869 831 868
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 19 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.023% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 17
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,500 £65,200
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £37,500
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 +15 18 £65,000 +85.71% 1
South East -35 1 - - 1
Research Engineer
UK

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (89.13%) PhD
1 41 (89.13%) Physics
1 41 (89.13%) Computer Science
2 40 (86.96%) Mathematics
3 39 (84.78%) MATLAB
4 38 (82.61%) Java
4 38 (82.61%) Information Retrieval
4 38 (82.61%) Scala
4 38 (82.61%) Hadoop
4 38 (82.61%) R
4 38 (82.61%) MapReduce
5 37 (80.43%) Cascading
5 37 (80.43%) Analytics
5 37 (80.43%) Mahout
6 19 (41.30%) Marketing
6 19 (41.30%) Big Data
6 19 (41.30%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (39.13%) Big Data Analytics
7 18 (39.13%) Data Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Degree
9 4 (8.70%) Electronics
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
11 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.35%) UML
11 2 (4.35%) Statistics
11 2 (4.35%) SolidWorks
11 2 (4.35%) MPEG
11 2 (4.35%) CAD
11 2 (4.35%) DVB

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SPSS
1 1 (2.17%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (82.61%) Hadoop
2 37 (80.43%) Mahout
3 19 (41.30%) Big Data
General
1 19 (41.30%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 41 (89.13%) Physics
1 41 (89.13%) Computer Science
2 40 (86.96%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Statistics
3 2 (4.35%) MPEG
4 1 (2.17%) iDTV
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) BBC
4 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.17%) Cybernetics
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) MapReduce
1 38 (82.61%) Information Retrieval
2 37 (80.43%) Analytics
3 19 (41.30%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (39.13%) Big Data Analytics
4 18 (39.13%) Data Analytics
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.35%) UML
6 2 (4.35%) CAD
6 2 (4.35%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.17%) Product Management
7 1 (2.17%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.17%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.17%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Information Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) MATLAB
2 38 (82.61%) Scala
2 38 (82.61%) R
2 38 (82.61%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (89.13%) PhD
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) SolidWorks
2 1 (2.17%) BT
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