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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 250 253 254
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing R 14 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 8
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +121.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.60%
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
3972 4400 4543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.27% 54.39% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3436 3768 4049
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Norfolk - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (60.00%) Degree
2 16 (53.33%) Analytics
3 15 (50.00%) Statistics
4 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
4 14 (46.67%) C++
4 14 (46.67%) MATLAB
5 13 (43.33%) Python
5 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (36.67%) SAS
8 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 9 (30.00%) Bioinformatics
9 9 (30.00%) Java
9 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
10 8 (26.67%) HTML5
10 8 (26.67%) SPSS
10 8 (26.67%) HTML
10 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 8 (26.67%) Visualisation
11 7 (23.33%) Physics
11 7 (23.33%) Informatics
11 7 (23.33%) C
11 7 (23.33%) OO
11 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) Games
12 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (20.00%) PhD
12 6 (20.00%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (36.67%) SAS
2 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) SPSS
2 5 (16.67%) Mathematica
3 1 (3.33%) CPLEX
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) CouchDB
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 4 (13.33%) Big Data
5 3 (10.00%) Text Mining
5 3 (10.00%) Spotfire
5 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Games
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Data Scientist
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
2 5 (16.67%) REST
2 5 (16.67%) POSIX
2 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 5 (16.67%) QML
2 5 (16.67%) Qt
2 5 (16.67%) OpenCL
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 2 (6.67%) D3.js
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Statistics
2 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
3 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (26.67%) Visualisation
7 7 (23.33%) Physics
7 7 (23.33%) Informatics
8 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (16.67%) CUDA
10 3 (10.00%) New Media
10 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (10.00%) Neural Network
10 3 (10.00%) Verilog
11 2 (6.67%) PKI
11 2 (6.67%) Chemistry
12 1 (3.33%) Biology
12 1 (3.33%) Psychology
12 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Bioinformatics
4 7 (23.33%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Gibbs Sampling
6 5 (16.67%) Hidden Markov Model
6 5 (16.67%) Game Theory
6 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (16.67%) OOD
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (16.67%) Memory Management
6 5 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
7 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
7 4 (13.33%) CHAID
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C++
1 14 (46.67%) MATLAB
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) C
6 6 (20.00%) Perl
6 6 (20.00%) Ruby
7 5 (16.67%) Haskell
7 5 (16.67%) GLSL
7 5 (16.67%) Go
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.00%) VBA
10 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (3.33%) Scala
11 1 (3.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Xen
1 5 (16.67%) KVM
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
1 5 (16.67%) LXC
1 5 (16.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 4 (13.33%) Alterian
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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