The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 610 607 631
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 17 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.007% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 12
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £35,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £37,500
Research Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 London

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

Research Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Research Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Research Engineer Salary Trend in London

Research Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Research Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Research Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London +17 15 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 40 (95.24%) PhD
1 40 (95.24%) Physics
1 40 (95.24%) Computer Science
2 39 (92.86%) Mathematics
3 38 (90.48%) Scala
3 38 (90.48%) Hadoop
3 38 (90.48%) MATLAB
3 38 (90.48%) Java
3 38 (90.48%) R
3 38 (90.48%) MapReduce
3 38 (90.48%) Information Retrieval
4 37 (88.10%) Cascading
4 37 (88.10%) Analytics
4 37 (88.10%) Mahout
5 19 (45.24%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (45.24%) Marketing
5 19 (45.24%) Big Data
6 18 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
6 18 (42.86%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) DVB
7 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) MPEG
8 1 (2.38%) iDTV
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) SPSS
8 1 (2.38%) C++

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) Hadoop
2 37 (88.10%) Mahout
3 19 (45.24%) Big Data
General
1 19 (45.24%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 40 (95.24%) Physics
1 40 (95.24%) Computer Science
2 39 (92.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) MPEG
4 1 (2.38%) iDTV
4 1 (2.38%) BBC
4 1 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) MapReduce
1 38 (90.48%) Information Retrieval
2 37 (88.10%) Analytics
3 19 (45.24%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 18 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (4.76%) UML
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Time Management
6 1 (2.38%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.38%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (2.38%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) Java
1 38 (90.48%) MATLAB
1 38 (90.48%) Scala
1 38 (90.48%) R
2 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (95.24%) PhD
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) BT
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