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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 101 105 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing R 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
R
Cambridgeshire

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
822 936 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.56% 64.42% 65.90%
Number of salaries quoted 739 831 1001
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Data Entry
3 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) PhD
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Stata
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 1 (11.11%) CloudStack
6 1 (11.11%) OpenCV
6 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (11.11%) Time Series Forecasting
6 1 (11.11%) SciPy

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 1 (11.11%) CloudStack
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Perl Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) NumPy
1 1 (11.11%) OpenCV
1 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
1 1 (11.11%) SciPy
1 1 (11.11%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Entry
1 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Series Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
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