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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Scientist
Rank 629 647 636
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Scientist 1 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.002% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.002% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 22
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
Research Scientist
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
37419 42215 44459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.58% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32505 35940 37043
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 £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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
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 31 August 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 - 1 £65,000 -
Research Scientist
England

Research Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Deep Learning
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Vision
3 4 (57.14%) PhD
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) R
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (28.57%) Behavioural Targeting
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) CUDA
6 1 (14.29%) NumPy
6 1 (14.29%) Matplotlib
6 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow

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 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Matplotlib
1 1 (14.29%) NumPy
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
1 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) CUDA
4 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Deep Learning
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Vision
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Behavioural Targeting
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) R
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) Degree