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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Engineer
Rank 628 656 632
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 23 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.007% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.008% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 22
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £36,000 £37,309
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Chessington - 8 £50,000 -
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (94.29%) C++
2 28 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 24 (68.57%) PhD
4 18 (51.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
6 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
6 14 (40.00%) Machine Learning
7 13 (37.14%) Python
8 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
8 12 (34.29%) Degree
9 11 (31.43%) Video Processing
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) Windows
11 8 (22.86%) C
11 8 (22.86%) Pattern Recognition
11 8 (22.86%) Video Content Analysis
11 8 (22.86%) R
11 8 (22.86%) CUDA
11 8 (22.86%) Content Analysis
11 8 (22.86%) New Media
12 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
13 6 (17.14%) C#
13 6 (17.14%) Image Processing
14 5 (14.29%) Biometrics
14 5 (14.29%) OCR
15 3 (8.57%) Scala
15 3 (8.57%) Big Data
15 3 (8.57%) Java
15 3 (8.57%) SQL
15 3 (8.57%) Finance

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (2.86%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (5.71%) STL
2 1 (2.86%) NumPy
2 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 18 (51.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
4 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.86%) CUDA
5 8 (22.86%) New Media
6 5 (14.29%) Biometrics
7 3 (8.57%) Neural Network
7 3 (8.57%) Statistics
8 2 (5.71%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
9 1 (2.86%) Physics
9 1 (2.86%) Social Media
9 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (31.43%) Video Processing
4 8 (22.86%) Content Analysis
4 8 (22.86%) Pattern Recognition
4 8 (22.86%) Video Content Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Image Processing
6 5 (14.29%) OCR
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Business Development
8 1 (2.86%) OO
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C++
2 13 (37.14%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) C
3 8 (22.86%) R
4 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 6 (17.14%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) Scala
6 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) PhD
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
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