The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 121 124 143
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.39% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
R
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1376 1270 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.96% 61.44% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1081 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

R
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

R Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

R
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

R
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 7 £27,500 -34.13% 4
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
R
East of England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (82.35%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) MATLAB
2 11 (64.71%) Statistics
2 11 (64.71%) Mathematics
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) PhD
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
4 8 (47.06%) Analytics
4 8 (47.06%) Bayesian Methods
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (35.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
7 5 (29.41%) Physics
7 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
7 5 (29.41%) SAS
8 4 (23.53%) Marketing
8 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
8 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) Open Source
8 4 (23.53%) Knowledge Discovery
8 4 (23.53%) Natural Language Processing

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (29.41%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
2 3 (17.65%) S-PLUS
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Text Mining
1 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Data Scientist
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Statistician
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Research Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Statistics
1 11 (64.71%) Mathematics
2 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
3 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (35.29%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (29.41%) Physics
5 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) Chemistry
8 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
9 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Bayesian Methods
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
5 4 (23.53%) Knowledge Discovery
6 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Pattern Recognition
8 1 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Competitive Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management
8 1 (5.88%) Yield Management
8 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
8 1 (5.88%) ERP
8 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) ETL
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) MATLAB
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) C
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) PhD
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) ION Trading
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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