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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 239 236 233
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing R 18 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.51% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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
3774 3937 4063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.54% 51.43% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3330 3314 3643
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +4 13 £36,250 -5.84%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Norfolk - 2 £37,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 13 (44.83%) C++
3 12 (41.38%) Analytics
4 11 (37.93%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) Python
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) SAS
7 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
8 7 (24.14%) Retail
8 7 (24.14%) SPSS
8 7 (24.14%) PhD
9 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) MATLAB
9 6 (20.69%) Electronics
9 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.69%) Verilog
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (20.69%) Big Data
10 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
10 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (17.24%) Statistics
10 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
11 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
11 4 (13.79%) C
11 4 (13.79%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (31.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SPSS
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Big Data
2 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
3 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.45%) Text Mining
5 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Development Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Data Scientist
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Junior
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.69%) Verilog
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Statistics
4 3 (10.34%) New Media
5 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.90%) Neural Network
5 2 (6.90%) PKI
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.45%) Physics
6 1 (3.45%) Chemistry
6 1 (3.45%) Biology
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Informatics
6 1 (3.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Analytics
2 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
2 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) CHAID
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.34%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Security
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C++
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) MATLAB
4 4 (13.79%) C
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) PhD
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Alterian
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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