The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 97 102 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing R 8 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.21% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Median salary £61,250 £65,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +92.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £63,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
834 911 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.61% 62.57% 66.22%
Number of salaries quoted 735 765 874
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

R
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

R Salary Trend in Cambridge

R
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

R Salary Histogram in Cambridge

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for R.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Analytics
3 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
4 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (53.33%) Statistics
4 8 (53.33%) Spotfire
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (53.33%) Lumira
5 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
5 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Physics
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (46.67%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
7 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
7 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
8 3 (20.00%) RESTful

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (53.33%) Lumira
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (53.33%) Spotfire
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithm Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
3 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
4 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (13.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Statistics
3 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
3 7 (46.67%) Physics
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (6.67%) Clustering
6 1 (6.67%) Life Science
6 1 (6.67%) Online Games
6 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Analytics
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Complexity Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) Random Forest
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (13.33%) Scala
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Minitab
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Vertica
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