Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 222 301
Rank change year-on-year +22 +79 +16
Permanent jobs citing R 60 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.95% 0.51% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 1.03% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 8
Berkshire median annual salary £63,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £46,000 £38,775
90th Percentile £90,625 £77,250 £66,450
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,600 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.94% -4.36% +22.22%

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 3,095 3,004 3,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.76% 48.98% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,692 2,601 3,229
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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
Slough - 24 - - 3
Reading -9 17 £65,000 +8.33%
Windsor - 6 £42,500 - 2
Wokingham - 6 - -
Bracknell -15 3 £80,000 +272.09%
Maidenhead - 2 £37,500 -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 44 (73.33%) SQL
1 44 (73.33%) Python
2 42 (70.00%) Degree
3 40 (66.67%) Data Science
4 37 (61.67%) Big Data
4 37 (61.67%) Analytics
5 34 (56.67%) Visualisation
6 33 (55.00%) Data Visualisation
7 32 (53.33%) Hadoop
8 30 (50.00%) Apache Hive
8 30 (50.00%) Statistics
8 30 (50.00%) Apache Spark
9 29 (48.33%) Data Engineering
9 29 (48.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (45.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 27 (45.00%) Mathematics
11 27 (45.00%) Power BI
12 26 (43.33%) Decision-Making
12 26 (43.33%) Random Forest
12 26 (43.33%) Quantitative Research
12 26 (43.33%) Kafka
12 26 (43.33%) Text Mining
12 26 (43.33%) Finance
13 25 (41.67%) D3.js
13 25 (41.67%) Tableau
14 24 (40.00%) SAP HANA
14 24 (40.00%) Social Network
14 24 (40.00%) Operations Research
14 24 (40.00%) Econometrics

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 30 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 24 (40.00%) Apache
2 24 (40.00%) SAS
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (8.33%) AdWords
4 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics
4 5 (8.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (3.33%) SaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
1 5 (8.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) Big Data
2 32 (53.33%) Hadoop
3 30 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 27 (45.00%) Power BI
5 26 (43.33%) Text Mining
6 24 (40.00%) SAP HANA
7 7 (11.67%) HBase
8 5 (8.33%) BigQuery
8 5 (8.33%) MySQL
9 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.67%) Flink
11 1 (1.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) Retail
2 24 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Data Scientist
2 13 (21.67%) Senior Data Scientist
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Statistician
6 6 (10.00%) Statistician
7 5 (8.33%) Data Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics Expert
7 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Web Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Web Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Kafka
2 25 (41.67%) D3.js
3 24 (40.00%) ggplot
4 8 (13.33%) HTML
5 7 (11.67%) Node.js
6 6 (10.00%) Akka
7 5 (8.33%) TensorFlow
8 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.00%) CSS
9 3 (5.00%) JSON
9 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.00%) REST
9 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.33%) Ajax
10 2 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (3.33%) React
10 2 (3.33%) Web Services
11 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.67%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 24 (40.00%) Social Network
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Data Science
2 37 (61.67%) Analytics
3 34 (56.67%) Visualisation
4 33 (55.00%) Data Visualisation
5 30 (50.00%) Statistics
6 29 (48.33%) Data Engineering
7 28 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (45.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 27 (45.00%) Mathematics
9 26 (43.33%) Decision-Making
9 26 (43.33%) Quantitative Research
9 26 (43.33%) Random Forest
10 24 (40.00%) Data Modelling
10 24 (40.00%) Data Security
10 24 (40.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
10 24 (40.00%) Econometrics
10 24 (40.00%) Operations Research
11 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 8 (13.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) Python
1 44 (73.33%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.33%) Scala
4 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) C#
5 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.33%) F#
6 2 (3.33%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.33%) ML
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Analytics IQ
3 2 (3.33%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) HDFS
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 24 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Tableau
2 24 (40.00%) SAP
3 5 (8.33%) Google
3 5 (8.33%) RapidMiner
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft