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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 96 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing R 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
834 879 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.81% 62.88% 62.75%
Number of salaries quoted 715 786 938
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 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 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Data Entry
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Perl Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) Kendo UI
1 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
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