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

R
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 109 145
Rank change year-on-year -29 +36 +14
Permanent jobs citing R 16 62 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.67% 2.33% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 3.01% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 7
Cambridge median annual salary £53,450 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.19% +100.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £41,100 £33,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £80,200 £105,000 £44,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £61,250 £80,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.44% +100.00% -20.00%

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 1,627 2,061 1,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 67.96% 77.31% 69.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,650 1,435
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (93.75%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Hortonworks
3 8 (50.00%) Data Science
3 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (43.75%) Retail
4 7 (43.75%) Kafka
4 7 (43.75%) Sqoop
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
5 6 (37.50%) HDFS
5 6 (37.50%) Oozie
5 6 (37.50%) MapReduce
5 6 (37.50%) Data Governance
5 6 (37.50%) CA
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 6 (37.50%) Scala
5 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 6 (37.50%) Apache Hive
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Degree

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 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) Sqoop
3 6 (37.50%) Apache Hive
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) HBase
6 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.25%) Power BI
6 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Hadoop Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Principal Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SAS Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Kafka
2 3 (18.75%) Keras
2 3 (18.75%) OpenCV
2 3 (18.75%) TensorFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Data Science
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Data Governance
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) MapReduce
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Image Processing
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (12.50%) Biology
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Physics
6 2 (12.50%) Statistics
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) C
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) HDFS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 6 (37.50%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) SAP