The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Research Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Engineer
Rank 438 452 470
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Engineer 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.035% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% +11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
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
17914 20006 22145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 97.06% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 16149 17916
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Research Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Research Engineer in the job title.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Oxfordshire -2 11 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Hampshire +10 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Berkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Research Engineer
England

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Research Engineer 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 South East region featuring Research Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) PhD
2 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
3 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 8 (36.36%) C
4 7 (31.82%) Android
4 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
4 7 (31.82%) Android Development
4 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
4 7 (31.82%) Bayesian Methods
5 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (27.27%) Image Processing
5 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
6 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (22.73%) Automotive
6 5 (22.73%) AutoCAD
6 5 (22.73%) Streaming Video
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Postgraduate
6 5 (22.73%) STL
6 5 (22.73%) JIRA
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
6 5 (22.73%) Digital Signal Processing

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (22.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) AutoCAD
2 3 (13.64%) PTC Creo
3 1 (4.55%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Automotive
1 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (22.73%) OpenCL
1 5 (22.73%) OpenCV
1 5 (22.73%) STL
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 5 (22.73%) Streaming Video
4 3 (13.64%) iPad
5 2 (9.09%) NHS
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Android
1 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
1 10 (45.45%) OO
2 7 (31.82%) Android Development
2 7 (31.82%) Bayesian Methods
2 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
3 6 (27.27%) Image Processing
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (22.73%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
5 4 (18.18%) CAD
6 2 (9.09%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (36.36%) C
3 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) R
5 4 (18.18%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) PhD
2 5 (22.73%) Postgraduate
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO13485
1 5 (22.73%) MISRA
2 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Autodesk
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago