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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research Engineer
Rank 624 611 621
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.035% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.037% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) PhD
4 5 (33.33%) Video Processing
4 5 (33.33%) New Media
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
7 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (13.33%) DirectX
7 2 (13.33%) STL
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Military
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) Scala
8 1 (6.67%) Hadoop

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) Mahout
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) STL
1 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
1 2 (13.33%) DirectX
2 1 (6.67%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) New Media
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
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Posted: 2 days ago
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