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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 248 248 244
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing R 17 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.51% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 6
Average salary £63,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,640 £29,750 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
3502 3915 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.82% 53.40% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 3194 3284
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +5 11 £65,000 +92.59% 2
Hertfordshire +5 2 £63,750 +6.25%
Suffolk -14 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £46,300 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (61.29%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) C
4 10 (32.26%) Analytics
5 9 (29.03%) Docker
5 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (22.58%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (22.58%) CloudFront
7 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (22.58%) PhD
7 7 (22.58%) SAS
7 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
7 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
8 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) Video Processing
8 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
8 6 (19.35%) Erlang
8 6 (19.35%) Digital Media
8 6 (19.35%) Machine Learning
9 5 (16.13%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) Validation
10 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (22.58%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SPSS
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Stata
3 1 (3.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (22.58%) CloudFront
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Big Data
1 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) OLAP
3 2 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Flink
4 1 (3.23%) HBase
4 1 (3.23%) Mahout
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) NCrunch
3 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) Data Scientist
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Analyst
2 3 (9.68%) Programmer
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (6.45%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Statistician
4 1 (3.23%) Forecast Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (3.23%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) MDX
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) Cascading
3 1 (3.23%) D3.js
3 1 (3.23%) Memcached
3 1 (3.23%) NumPy
3 1 (3.23%) OpenCV
3 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.23%) scikit-learn
3 1 (3.23%) SciPy
3 1 (3.23%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
3 7 (22.58%) Augmented Reality
4 6 (19.35%) Digital Media
4 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.90%) Physics
5 4 (12.90%) Statistics
6 3 (9.68%) Biology
6 3 (9.68%) Life Science
7 2 (6.45%) User Experience
8 1 (3.23%) AS400
8 1 (3.23%) Chemistry
8 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
8 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
8 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.23%) Neural Network
8 1 (3.23%) Proteomics
8 1 (3.23%) Social Media
8 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Analytics
2 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Machine Learning
2 6 (19.35%) Video Processing
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.45%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) C
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Erlang
7 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
8 3 (9.68%) C#
9 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
10 1 (3.23%) Perl
10 1 (3.23%) RPG
10 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
1 7 (22.58%) PhD
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) logstash
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) New Relic
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Circa £39,800 DOE & excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago