The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Research Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Scientist
Rank 890 947 917
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Scientist 2 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 36
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
Research Scientist
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
88370 98681 104096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.21% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75118 82640 84807
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Research Scientist in the job title.

Research Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Research Scientist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Research Scientist across the England region.

Research Scientist Salary Trend in England

Research Scientist
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 Scientist within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
London +38 1 £65,000 -22.38%
East of England - 1 £75,000 -
Research Scientist
UK

Research Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Research Scientist 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 Scientist in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (70.00%) Deep Learning
3 6 (60.00%) PhD
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Vision
5 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) R
6 3 (30.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Advertising
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (20.00%) Neural Network
7 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Matplotlib
7 2 (20.00%) Behavioural Targeting
7 2 (20.00%) CUDA
7 2 (20.00%) NumPy
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) GitHub
7 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
7 2 (20.00%) OpenCL

Research Scientist 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 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Matplotlib
1 2 (20.00%) NumPy
1 2 (20.00%) OpenCL
1 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
1 2 (20.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) CUDA
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (70.00%) Deep Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Vision
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (20.00%) Behavioural Targeting
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Data Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Distributed Algorithms
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) Degree