Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 211 219
Rank change year-on-year +45 +8 +13
Permanent jobs citing R 14 25 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.88% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 51
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £44,625 £30,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £90,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% -

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,717 2,850 3,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.23% 50.35% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 2,482 3,140
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for R in Berkshire

R
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in Berkshire.

Salary trend for R in Berkshire

R
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for R in Berkshire

R
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 10 £55,000 +51.72% 1
R
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) ETL
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) Visualisation
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Tableau
6 5 (35.71%) Power BI
6 5 (35.71%) Data Science
6 5 (35.71%) Power Platform
7 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (28.57%) Big Data
7 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
7 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) Scala
8 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Power Platform
2 2 (14.29%) AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.14%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Power BI
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) KNIME
6 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
6 1 (7.14%) InfluxDB
6 1 (7.14%) Redis
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Sisense
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tableau Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.14%) D3.js
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ETL
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Science
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
6 3 (21.43%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (14.29%) Economics
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Market Research
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Go
5 1 (7.14%) Julia
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Tableau
2 2 (14.29%) Alteryx
2 2 (14.29%) Dataiku
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Capita