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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 256 259 272
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing R 11 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.20% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +130.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
R
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3993 4825 4643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.16% 56.74% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3426 4085 4137
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

R
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

R Salary Trend in the East of England

R
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

R Salary Histogram in the East of England

R
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £32,500 -46.93% 1
Norfolk - 2 £50,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £75,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (62.07%) MATLAB
1 18 (62.07%) Statistics
1 18 (62.07%) Analytics
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 15 (51.72%) Mathematics
3 15 (51.72%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) C++
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) SAS
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
6 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
6 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) SPSS
7 10 (34.48%) Bioinformatics
7 10 (34.48%) Physics
8 9 (31.03%) HTML5
8 9 (31.03%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Data Mining
9 8 (27.59%) Informatics
9 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
9 8 (27.59%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (27.59%) Ruby
9 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
9 8 (27.59%) Gibbs Sampling

R
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (41.38%) SAS
2 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) SPSS
2 6 (20.69%) Mathematica
3 3 (10.34%) CPLEX
4 2 (6.90%) MS Office
4 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
5 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Mining
1 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) MariaDB
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
2 5 (17.24%) Neo4j
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.24%) CouchDB
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Text Mining
4 2 (6.90%) QlikView
4 2 (6.90%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Games
4 3 (10.34%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Data Scientist
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Research Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Product Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML5
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
2 6 (20.69%) Qt
2 6 (20.69%) QML
2 6 (20.69%) OpenCL
3 5 (17.24%) REST
3 5 (17.24%) POSIX
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
5 2 (6.90%) D3.js
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Statistics
2 15 (51.72%) Mathematics
3 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
4 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
4 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
5 10 (34.48%) Physics
6 8 (27.59%) Informatics
6 8 (27.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.69%) CUDA
9 4 (13.79%) Neural Network
10 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
10 3 (10.34%) New Media
10 3 (10.34%) Economics
10 3 (10.34%) Chemistry
10 3 (10.34%) Psychology
10 3 (10.34%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (3.45%) PKI
11 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Analytics
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Gibbs Sampling
6 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) 3D Modelling
7 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
8 5 (17.24%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (17.24%) Game Theory
8 5 (17.24%) Memory Management
8 5 (17.24%) Open Source
8 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (17.24%) OOD
9 4 (13.79%) CHAID
9 4 (13.79%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) MATLAB
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) C++
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) Ruby
7 7 (24.14%) C
8 6 (20.69%) GLSL
9 5 (17.24%) Go
9 5 (17.24%) Haskell
9 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 4 (13.79%) VBA
10 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
11 3 (10.34%) Clojure
12 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
13 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) KVM
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
1 5 (17.24%) LXC
1 5 (17.24%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Pegasus
2 4 (13.79%) Alterian
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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