The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Research Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Research Scientist
England / London
Rank 574 619 640
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Scientist 4 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.041% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.043% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 7
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £50,000

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
31885 39563 39927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.16% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26994 34106 33770
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Research Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Research Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Research Scientist
Salary Trend in London

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

Research Scientist Salary Trend in London

Research Scientist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Scientist across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Research Scientist Salary Histogram in London

Research Scientist
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 Scientist within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +43 2 £43,750 -76.97%
Research Scientist
England

Research Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Research Scientist 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 Scientist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) PhD
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Vision
4 3 (50.00%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 2 (33.33%) Data Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) R
6 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Publishing
6 1 (16.67%) Computational Linguistics

Research Scientist 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Vision
3 3 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Data Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Computational Linguistics
5 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP