The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Research Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Engineer
Rank 609 651 667
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 13 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.018% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.019% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 30
Median salary £90,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +42.85%
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Research Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Research Engineer in the job title.

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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London - 6 £96,250 -
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Research Engineer 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 London region featuring Research Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 17 (68.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) Scala
7 6 (24.00%) Hedge funds
7 6 (24.00%) Big Data
8 5 (20.00%) PhD
8 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 5 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (16.00%) Neural Network
9 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) C
9 4 (16.00%) Deep Learning
9 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
10 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (12.00%) REST
10 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) Perl
10 3 (12.00%) PHP
10 3 (12.00%) Windows

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Music Industry
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) REST
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) D3.js
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Hedge funds
4 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (16.00%) Neural Network
4 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) iPad
5 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) Chemistry
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.00%) CUDA
6 1 (4.00%) Psychology
6 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Deep Learning
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) CAE
6 1 (4.00%) Content Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (4.00%) Disruptive Innovation
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Scala
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (8.00%) R
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Fortran
8 1 (4.00%) Julia
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) PhD
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Intel