The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 55 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing R 16 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.43% 0.60% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 0.88% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 6
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
398 568 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 60.49% 67.94% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 351 486 375
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

R
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the Oxford region.

R Salary Trend in Oxford

R
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

R Salary Histogram in Oxford

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for R.

1 31 (83.78%) C++
2 30 (81.08%) MATLAB
3 28 (75.68%) Machine Learning
4 26 (70.27%) Algorithms
5 25 (67.57%) PhD
6 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
7 21 (56.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 21 (56.76%) GNU Octave
7 21 (56.76%) Signal Processing
7 21 (56.76%) Computer Vision
7 21 (56.76%) OpenCV
7 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (56.76%) STL
8 15 (40.54%) Python
9 12 (32.43%) SQL
10 11 (29.73%) Degree
11 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
12 9 (24.32%) C#
13 8 (21.62%) .NET
13 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
14 5 (13.51%) Analytics
15 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
15 4 (10.81%) Physics
15 4 (10.81%) C
15 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
16 3 (8.11%) Java
17 2 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
17 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
17 2 (5.41%) Distributed Algorithms
17 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing

R
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 21 (56.76%) GNU Octave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (2.70%) Games
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
1 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Research Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Computer Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) C/C++ Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Graphics Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior C Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Graphics Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 21 (56.76%) OpenCV
1 21 (56.76%) STL
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Algorithms
2 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Informatics
5 1 (2.70%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Machine Learning
2 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
3 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) Computer Vision
3 21 (56.76%) Signal Processing
4 5 (13.51%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Distributed Algorithms
5 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Operations Research
6 1 (2.70%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) SDLC
6 1 (2.70%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C++
2 30 (81.08%) MATLAB
3 15 (40.54%) Python
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.81%) C
8 3 (8.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) PhD
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Autodesk
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago