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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 97 108 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing R 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.44% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £58,750 - £38,564
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 900 919 956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.77% 62.26% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 705 764 828
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridge

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for R.

1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
4 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
4 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
4 8 (53.33%) Statistics
4 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (53.33%) Spotfire
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (53.33%) Lumira
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) Physics
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
7 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
8 3 (20.00%) Finance

R
Top Related 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 (53.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (53.33%) Lumira
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (53.33%) Spotfire
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
3 2 (13.33%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithm Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (13.33%) NumPy
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (53.33%) Statistics
4 6 (40.00%) Physics
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Reinforcement Learning
7 2 (13.33%) Signal Processing
8 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) VBA
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Minitab
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Vertica
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Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Salary: to £70k (DoE) + top benefits + bonus
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