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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 233 225 269
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +44
Permanent jobs citing R 19 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
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
4032 3866 5130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.96% 56.87% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3276 4511
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 0 9 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -16 5 £60,000 - 2
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) Statistics
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) Python
3 18 (51.43%) Mathematics
3 18 (51.43%) Analytics
4 17 (48.57%) MATLAB
4 17 (48.57%) Degree
4 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
5 16 (45.71%) PhD
5 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (42.86%) C++
6 15 (42.86%) Java
6 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 14 (40.00%) Algorithms
8 13 (37.14%) Bayesian Methods
9 12 (34.29%) SAS
10 11 (31.43%) Data Analysis
10 11 (31.43%) Physics
10 11 (31.43%) Machine Learning
11 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
12 9 (25.71%) C
12 9 (25.71%) SPSS
12 9 (25.71%) Applied Mathematics
13 8 (22.86%) Data Mining
14 7 (20.00%) Mathematica
14 7 (20.00%) Retail
14 7 (20.00%) Marketing
15 6 (17.14%) Internet
15 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (17.14%) Statistical Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (34.29%) SAS
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) SPSS
2 7 (20.00%) Mathematica
3 3 (8.57%) CPLEX
3 3 (8.57%) S-PLUS
3 3 (8.57%) MS Office
4 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) OSPF
2 4 (11.43%) BGP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Data Mining
2 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (11.43%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) OLAP
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) LabVIEW
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (20.00%) Retail
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.71%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Data Scientist
2 4 (11.43%) Architect
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Statistician
2 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support
4 2 (5.71%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) MDX
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Qt
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.86%) QML
3 1 (2.86%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Statistics
2 18 (51.43%) Mathematics
3 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
4 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 11 (31.43%) Physics
7 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
8 9 (25.71%) Applied Mathematics
9 6 (17.14%) Chemistry
10 4 (11.43%) Open Source
10 4 (11.43%) Economics
11 3 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (8.57%) Neural Network
11 3 (8.57%) Psychology
11 3 (8.57%) Informatics
11 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
12 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
13 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
13 1 (2.86%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Analytics
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 13 (37.14%) Bayesian Methods
4 11 (31.43%) Machine Learning
4 11 (31.43%) Data Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Discovery
6 4 (11.43%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (8.57%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (8.57%) Logistic Regression
7 3 (8.57%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Biostatistics
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Econometrics
7 3 (8.57%) Gibbs Sampling
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
1 20 (57.14%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) MATLAB
3 15 (42.86%) C++
3 15 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) C
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) Clojure
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 16 (45.71%) PhD
3 4 (11.43%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 3 (8.57%) ION Trading
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Talend
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Herts - commutable from London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago