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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 224 247 271
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +24
Permanent jobs citing R 28 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.52% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 7
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
3648 3621 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.81% 50.76% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3157 3289
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +15 15 £60,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Bedfordshire +5 2 £56,250 -
Suffolk - 2 £50,000 - 1
Norfolk -19 1 £40,000 +33.33%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for R.

1 35 (83.33%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) Analytics
3 18 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 18 (42.86%) Degree
4 16 (38.10%) Python
5 14 (33.33%) SAS
6 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
9 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) .NET
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) Legal
10 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
10 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 8 (19.05%) Algorithms
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (19.05%) ETL
12 7 (16.67%) Unix
12 7 (16.67%) C#
12 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
13 6 (14.29%) Machine Learning
13 6 (14.29%) Finance
13 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (33.33%) SAS
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Spark
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.38%) BIME
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SMS
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Lumira
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (11.90%) Spotfire
6 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
6 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
7 3 (7.14%) DTS
7 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (7.14%) OLAP
7 3 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.43%) Legal
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Games
3 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
1 9 (21.43%) Systems Manager
1 9 (21.43%) Technical Manager
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Business Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Data Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Data Scientist
3 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing Insight Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Perl Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) scikit-learn
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) MDX
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) Kendo UI
4 2 (4.76%) MLlib
4 2 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 2 (4.76%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 8 (19.05%) Algorithms
3 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.29%) Physics
4 6 (14.29%) Statistics
5 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.76%) Internet of Things
6 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.38%) Clustering
7 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Analytics
2 18 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
5 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 8 (19.05%) ETL
7 6 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 6 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (11.90%) Customer Insight
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Customer Segmentation
10 3 (7.14%) Customer Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Data Entry
10 3 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) VBA
6 3 (7.14%) C
6 3 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) Clojure
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Tableau
3 4 (9.52%) Cognos
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Teradata
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.38%) Minitab
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