The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Engineer
Rank 423 435 449
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 19 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.015% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20911 20607 22412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.40% 94.85% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16811 16577 19543
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Research Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Research Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Research Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Research Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Research Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Research Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Research Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Research Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Oxfordshire - 10 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire - 4 £80,000 - 2
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (80.95%) MATLAB
2 16 (76.19%) C++
3 15 (71.43%) PhD
3 15 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 14 (66.67%) C
5 10 (47.62%) Signal Processing
6 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
7 8 (38.10%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
7 8 (38.10%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (38.10%) Hidden Markov Model
8 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (33.33%) Image Processing
9 6 (28.57%) Python
10 5 (23.81%) Ruby
10 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
11 4 (19.05%) Network Security
11 4 (19.05%) SIEM
12 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
12 3 (14.29%) OWASP
12 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
13 2 (9.52%) STL
13 2 (9.52%) Project Management
13 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
13 2 (9.52%) Electronics
13 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
13 2 (9.52%) Finance

Research Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.52%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (9.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) Physics
5 2 (9.52%) Cybernetics
5 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.76%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Signal Processing
2 8 (38.10%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (38.10%) Hidden Markov Model
3 7 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) SIEM
5 3 (14.29%) OWASP
5 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Communications Security
6 2 (9.52%) Numerical Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Database Security
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) MATLAB
2 16 (76.19%) C++
3 14 (66.67%) C
4 8 (38.10%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) PhD
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) GCIA
5 1 (4.76%) GCIH
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
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