The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 105 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing R 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
1081 937 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.27% 63.14% 72.07%
Number of salaries quoted 861 802 1275
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 November 2014.

R Salary Histogram in Cambridge

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing R also 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 that cited R.

1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) Statistics
2 13 (68.42%) Algorithms
3 12 (63.16%) PhD
3 12 (63.16%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) C++
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) MATLAB
4 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
5 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
5 10 (52.63%) C
5 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (52.63%) Bayesian Methods
6 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) Knowledge Discovery
8 6 (31.58%) Applied Mathematics
8 6 (31.58%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (31.58%) Internet
8 6 (31.58%) Mathematica
9 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
10 4 (21.05%) Open Source
10 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 4 (21.05%) Physics
10 4 (21.05%) Marketing
10 4 (21.05%) SAS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing R also 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 that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematica
2 3 (15.79%) S-PLUS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Data Scientist
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Statistician
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Statistics
1 13 (68.42%) Algorithms
2 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
3 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
3 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Physics
7 3 (15.79%) Chemistry
8 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
8 1 (5.26%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Bayesian Methods
3 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Knowledge Discovery
6 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (10.53%) Pattern Recognition
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 1 (5.26%) Regression Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) MATLAB
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) PhD
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) ION Trading
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Talend
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Costello Medical
Salary: £25-£30,000 (Negotiable according to experience and qualifications)
Posted: 22 days ago