Period
to 25 July 2017

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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 299 332
Rank change year-on-year +61 +33 +3
Permanent jobs citing R 24 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.50% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 6
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% -18.64%
10th Percentile £19,750 £32,950 £28,125
90th Percentile £71,425 £58,750 £87,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -

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 3186 3967 4033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.42% 42.43% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2681 3539 3338
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Bracknell - 10 £21,500 -
Slough +15 6 £65,000 -10.34%
Reading +41 4 £65,000 +23.81% 2
Wokingham - 2 £71,500 -
Maidenhead +22 1 - -
Windsor -8 1 - -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (87.50%) Python
2 17 (70.83%) Tableau
3 13 (54.17%) Analytics
3 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
4 11 (45.83%) Machine Learning
4 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
6 9 (37.50%) Big Data
6 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
7 8 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 8 (33.33%) Statistics
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) SAS
8 7 (29.17%) IBM
8 7 (29.17%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (29.17%) KNIME
9 6 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (25.00%) Deep Learning
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (25.00%) Signal Processing
9 6 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (25.00%) Chemistry
9 6 (25.00%) Biology
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (25.00%) ETL

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 7 (29.17%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SPSS Modeler
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
2 9 (37.50%) Big Data
3 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 7 (29.17%) KNIME
5 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (25.00%) Spotfire
6 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (20.83%) Power BI
6 5 (20.83%) QlikView
7 3 (12.50%) HBase
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.17%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Data Scientist
3 6 (25.00%) Junior
3 6 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Support Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Principal Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Principal Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.17%) D3.js
3 1 (4.17%) MLlib
3 1 (4.17%) UIMA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Life Science
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.17%) CUDA
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Analytics
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Machine Learning
3 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
5 8 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (33.33%) Statistics
6 6 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (25.00%) Biology
6 6 (25.00%) Chemistry
6 6 (25.00%) Data Management
6 6 (25.00%) Deep Learning
6 6 (25.00%) ETL
6 6 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 5 (20.83%) Presales
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.50%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PhD
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Tableau
2 7 (29.17%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Virgin Media
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago