Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 129 150
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21 +7
Permanent jobs citing R 22 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.72% 1.37% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.82% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 2
Cambridge median annual salary £51,250 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.79% +7.69% +68.55%
10th Percentile £29,711 £44,125 £58,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £105,000 £72,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £66,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.75% +26.19% +36.14%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,162 1,926 1,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 70.68% 75.59% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,514 1,554 1,498
Cambridge median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Cambridge

R
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for R in Cambridge

R
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Cambridge over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for R.

1 21 (95.45%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) PhD
3 13 (59.09%) Data Science
4 11 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
6 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
6 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
7 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (22.73%) Statistics
8 5 (22.73%) Biology
8 5 (22.73%) C
8 5 (22.73%) DNA
8 5 (22.73%) Games
8 5 (22.73%) Decision-Making
8 5 (22.73%) Analytics
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) iPad
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Vision
9 4 (18.18%) Xbox
9 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 4 (18.18%) PlayStation
9 4 (18.18%) Blockchain
9 4 (18.18%) Visual Effects

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (13.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
1 1 (4.55%) Maya
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (18.18%) Blockchain
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) Sqoop
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) HBase
5 1 (4.55%) Impala
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) Text Mining
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Data Scientist
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Research Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Principal Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Vision Scientist
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Research Scientist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 3 (13.64%) Kafka
3 2 (9.09%) TensorFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Akka
4 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (4.55%) WinForms
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 4 (18.18%) iPad
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone
3 4 (18.18%) PlayStation
3 4 (18.18%) Xbox
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Data Science
2 11 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (22.73%) Biology
5 5 (22.73%) Decision-Making
5 5 (22.73%) DNA
5 5 (22.73%) Statistics
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Vision
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Effects
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Image Processing
8 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) C
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Scala
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Lua
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) PhD
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oozie
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Capita
1 3 (13.64%) Hortonworks
2 2 (9.09%) CA
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) MapR