The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 119 133
Rank change year-on-year +16 +14  
Permanent jobs citing R 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.39% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.76% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £53,750 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.45% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 743 921 833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 52.40% 51.74% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 656 793 678
Median salary £42,133 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.86% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

R
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for R in Buckinghamshire

R
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Buckinghamshire

R
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Milton Keynes +10 4 £53,750 +95.45%
High Wycombe - 2 - -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for R.

1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Statistics
3 7 (70.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 4 (40.00%) Econometrics
5 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 3 (30.00%) SAS
7 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) STL
7 2 (20.00%) Physics
7 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (10.00%) XGBoost
8 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (10.00%) Keras
8 1 (10.00%) Torch
8 1 (10.00%) scikit-learn
8 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (10.00%) Theano

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) Keras
2 1 (10.00%) Pandas
2 1 (10.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (10.00%) Theano
2 1 (10.00%) Torch
2 1 (10.00%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
3 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (40.00%) Econometrics
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Physics
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Operations Research
7 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata