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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 201 226
Rank change year-on-year +33 +25  
Permanent jobs citing R 19 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 0.70% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 4
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,300 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1613 2001 2009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.41% 41.21% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1760 1677
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Berkshire

R
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for R in Berkshire

R
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 9 £21,500 -
Slough - 6 £65,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £71,500 -
Windsor -19 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 41 (85.42%) Python
2 37 (77.08%) Tableau
3 34 (70.83%) Analytics
4 29 (60.42%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (47.92%) QlikView
6 21 (43.75%) IBM
6 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 20 (41.67%) SAS
8 19 (39.58%) Hadoop
8 19 (39.58%) Presales
8 19 (39.58%) Power BI
8 19 (39.58%) SPSS Modeler
9 17 (35.42%) Finance
10 15 (31.25%) SQL
10 15 (31.25%) Machine Learning
11 12 (25.00%) Degree
11 12 (25.00%) Marketing
12 11 (22.92%) Retail
12 11 (22.92%) Linux
12 11 (22.92%) Big Data
12 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (18.75%) Mathematics
13 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
13 9 (18.75%) Actionable Insight
14 8 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
14 8 (16.67%) Spotfire
14 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
15 7 (14.58%) Java
15 7 (14.58%) Data Mining

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 20 (41.67%) SAS
2 4 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) SPSS Modeler
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) MVNO
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) QlikView
2 19 (39.58%) Hadoop
2 19 (39.58%) Power BI
3 11 (22.92%) Big Data
4 8 (16.67%) Spotfire
5 7 (14.58%) Data Mining
5 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (12.50%) KNIME
6 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (10.42%) HBase
8 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
8 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
10 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.08%) DB2
10 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (2.08%) Mahout
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JUnit
1 2 (4.17%) TestNG
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Marketing
3 11 (22.92%) Retail
4 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (14.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (8.33%) Advertising
7 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Analytics Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Data Analytics Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Data Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Data Scientist
5 7 (14.58%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Junior
6 5 (10.42%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Report Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) JSP
3 2 (4.17%) POSIX
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) LINQ
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) WinForms
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) CUDA
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Analytics
2 29 (60.42%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (39.58%) Presales
4 15 (31.25%) Machine Learning
5 9 (18.75%) Actionable Insight
5 9 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 8 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (14.58%) Predictive Modelling
7 7 (14.58%) Statistics
8 6 (12.50%) Biology
8 6 (12.50%) Chemistry
8 6 (12.50%) Data Management
8 6 (12.50%) Decision Tree
8 6 (12.50%) Deep Learning
8 6 (12.50%) ETL
8 6 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (12.50%) SDLC
8 6 (12.50%) Signal Processing
9 5 (10.42%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) Python
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (8.33%) VBA
6 3 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) HDFS
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Tableau
2 21 (43.75%) IBM
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Teradata
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.08%) EXASOL
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.08%) Netezza
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) Talend
5 1 (2.08%) Virgin Media