The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 635 607 663
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 27 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.009% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Research Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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City of London -10 9 £66,250 +6.00% 1
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
2 26 (63.41%) Scala
2 26 (63.41%) Java
3 25 (60.98%) R
4 23 (56.10%) PhD
5 18 (43.90%) Physics
6 17 (41.46%) Hadoop
6 17 (41.46%) Big Data
7 15 (36.59%) MapReduce
7 15 (36.59%) Mathematics
8 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) Machine Learning
9 8 (19.51%) Mahout
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Clustering
9 8 (19.51%) DVB
9 8 (19.51%) SEO
9 8 (19.51%) MPEG
10 7 (17.07%) UML
10 7 (17.07%) Multimedia
11 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (14.63%) Law
11 6 (14.63%) MATLAB
11 6 (14.63%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) Postgraduate
11 6 (14.63%) IBM
11 6 (14.63%) Intel
11 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (14.63%) Scientific Linux

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DVB
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Hadoop
1 17 (41.46%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) Mahout
General
1 7 (17.07%) Multimedia
2 6 (14.63%) Law
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) MapReduce
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
2 18 (43.90%) Physics
3 15 (36.59%) Mathematics
4 8 (19.51%) Machine Learning
4 8 (19.51%) Clustering
4 8 (19.51%) MPEG
5 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (14.63%) GPGPU
6 3 (7.32%) DTV
7 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.44%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
1 6 (14.63%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.51%) Analytics
2 8 (19.51%) SEO
3 7 (17.07%) UML
4 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
4 6 (14.63%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.32%) OpenUP
6 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Scala
1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) R
3 6 (14.63%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.44%) Haskell
4 1 (2.44%) Erlang
4 1 (2.44%) OCaml
4 1 (2.44%) F#
4 1 (2.44%) Clojure
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) PhD
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) IBM
1 6 (14.63%) Intel
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago