Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 128 135
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing R 18 53 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.90% 1.66% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 2.21% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 12
Cambridge median annual salary £56,250 £70,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.64% +42.13% -24.23%
10th Percentile £39,313 £31,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,200 £90,000 £66,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +42.13% -24.23%

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 1,377 2,401 1,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.82% 75.13% 68.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,112 1,907 1,336
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 16 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Data Science
3 7 (38.89%) Hortonworks
3 7 (38.89%) Kafka
3 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
3 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
4 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (33.33%) QA
4 6 (33.33%) Sqoop
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) CA
5 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Oozie
5 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
5 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
5 5 (27.78%) Scala
5 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
5 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
5 5 (27.78%) HDFS
6 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning

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 (38.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) Sqoop
3 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
4 3 (16.67%) Big Data
4 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (16.67%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon QuickSight
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) HBase
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Hadoop Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Principal Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Kafka
2 3 (16.67%) Caffe
2 3 (16.67%) Keras
2 3 (16.67%) OpenCV
2 3 (16.67%) TensorFlow
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (5.56%) NumPy
4 1 (5.56%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
1 8 (44.44%) Data Science
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
3 5 (27.78%) Data Management
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 3 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Scala
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) IEC 62304
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) HDFS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Hortonworks
2 5 (27.78%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau