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

R
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 117 143
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26  
Permanent jobs citing R 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.26% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 817 783 990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 54.69% 53.08% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 703 677 853
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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
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 27 June 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
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -6 1 £40,000 +14.28%
R
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) STL
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (44.44%) Physics
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 4 (44.44%) Statistics
4 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Econometrics
5 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) SPSS
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mining

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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate C++ Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Physics
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Econometrics
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA