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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Scientist
Rank 609 648 658
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Scientist 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £77,500 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary - £34,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.50%
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
33833 41773 43214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.19% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28787 35551 36717
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) PhD
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Targeting
4 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing

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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Targeting
3 1 (25.00%) Computational Linguistics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
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