The first table below looks at the demand for the Research Scientist 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 Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Scientist
Rank 867 858 865
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Scientist 31 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Research Scientist
UK

Research Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Research Scientist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Scientist across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Research Scientist Salary Histogram in England

Research Scientist
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 Scientist within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -13 20 £51,250 +36.66% 1
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
South East - 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
East of England - 5 £37,500 -
Research Scientist
UK

Research Scientist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Research Scientist 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 Scientist in their job title.

1 34 (94.44%) Physics
2 30 (83.33%) PhD
3 27 (75.00%) Java
3 27 (75.00%) Mathematics
4 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 19 (52.78%) C++
6 15 (41.67%) OOD
6 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
6 15 (41.67%) Big Data
7 14 (38.89%) R
7 14 (38.89%) Analytics
7 14 (38.89%) MATLAB
8 13 (36.11%) UML
8 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) Statistics
9 11 (30.56%) C#
9 11 (30.56%) .NET
10 10 (27.78%) Scala
11 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
11 9 (25.00%) Mahout
11 9 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
11 9 (25.00%) Data Analytics
12 8 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (19.44%) C
13 7 (19.44%) Velocity
14 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
14 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
14 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Research Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Research Scientist 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 Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
1 15 (41.67%) Big Data
2 9 (25.00%) Mahout
3 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 6 (16.67%) Automotive
1 6 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 7 (19.44%) Velocity
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
5 2 (5.56%) Qt
5 2 (5.56%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (94.44%) Physics
2 27 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (30.56%) Statistics
5 8 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) OOD
2 14 (38.89%) Analytics
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) UML
4 9 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Numerical Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) Signal Processing
7 2 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) Product Management
8 1 (2.78%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) R
3 14 (38.89%) MATLAB
4 11 (30.56%) C#
5 10 (27.78%) Scala
6 7 (19.44%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) PhD
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago