Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 131 149
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing R 33 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.00% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.87% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 11
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -7.69% +65.47%
10th Percentile £31,625 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £66,250 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.42% -7.69% +62.50%

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 2,408 1,615 1,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 73.21% 71.18% 63.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,835 1,370 1,620
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 32 (96.97%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 19 (57.58%) Machine Learning
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) Physics
4 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
5 15 (45.45%) PhD
6 13 (39.39%) Statistics
6 13 (39.39%) Julia
7 12 (36.36%) Data Science
8 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
9 10 (30.30%) Deep Learning
9 10 (30.30%) Bayesian Methods
9 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
9 10 (30.30%) C++
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 9 (27.27%) C
10 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (27.27%) Scala
11 8 (24.24%) HTML5
11 8 (24.24%) Apache Spark
11 8 (24.24%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 8 (24.24%) Neural Network
11 8 (24.24%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) Economics
11 8 (24.24%) HTML
11 8 (24.24%) MATLAB
11 8 (24.24%) Finance
12 7 (21.21%) Signal Processing

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 8 (24.24%) Apache Spark
2 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.06%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.03%) Maya
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Blockchain
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) HBase
4 1 (3.03%) Impala
4 1 (3.03%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Data Scientist
2 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Junior
4 2 (6.06%) Manual Tester
4 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (6.06%) QA Manual Tester
4 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Clinical Statistician
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (3.03%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Quantitative Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) HTML5
2 5 (15.15%) CSS
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) TensorFlow
4 1 (3.03%) Akka
4 1 (3.03%) Kafka
4 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.09%) Fintech
3 3 (9.09%) iPad
3 3 (9.09%) iPhone
3 3 (9.09%) PlayStation
3 3 (9.09%) Xbox
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Machine Learning
1 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 16 (48.48%) Physics
3 13 (39.39%) Statistics
4 12 (36.36%) Data Science
5 10 (30.30%) Bayesian Methods
5 10 (30.30%) Deep Learning
5 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (24.24%) Economics
7 8 (24.24%) Neural Network
7 8 (24.24%) Probabilistic Modelling
8 7 (21.21%) Signal Processing
9 6 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (15.15%) Web Development
11 3 (9.09%) BDD
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum
11 3 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Python
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) Julia
4 10 (30.30%) C++
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) C
5 9 (27.27%) Scala
6 8 (24.24%) MATLAB
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) Lua
8 1 (3.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) PhD
2 8 (24.24%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.03%) MapR
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau