Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 139 171
Rank change year-on-year -13 +32 +15
Permanent jobs citing R 28 67 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 1.77% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 2.53% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £77,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% +78.16% -13.00%
10th Percentile £41,100 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £105,000 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% +2.27% +10.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,897 2,650 2,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 55.35% 70.07% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,475 2,194 1,972
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 18 £53,450 -33.19% 1
Peterborough -25 10 £60,000 +25.00% 2
R
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for R.

1 23 (82.14%) Python
2 15 (53.57%) Data Science
3 14 (50.00%) Analytics
4 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
6 10 (35.71%) Hortonworks
6 10 (35.71%) Hadoop
6 10 (35.71%) Apache Spark
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (32.14%) Kafka
7 9 (32.14%) Sqoop
7 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) Retail
8 8 (28.57%) Data Management
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 8 (28.57%) Statistics
8 8 (28.57%) QA
8 8 (28.57%) Scala
8 8 (28.57%) CA
8 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 8 (28.57%) Java
8 8 (28.57%) ETL
8 8 (28.57%) HDFS
8 8 (28.57%) Oozie
8 8 (28.57%) Data Governance
8 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 10 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) BGP
1 2 (7.14%) OSPF
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 9 (32.14%) Sqoop
3 8 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 4 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.57%) HBase
6 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
6 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.57%) Power BI
6 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Hadoop Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Principal Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Research Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Kafka
2 3 (10.71%) Caffe
2 3 (10.71%) Keras
2 3 (10.71%) OpenCV
2 3 (10.71%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.57%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Data Science
2 14 (50.00%) Analytics
3 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
4 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Data Governance
5 8 (28.57%) Data Management
5 8 (28.57%) ETL
5 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 8 (28.57%) Statistics
5 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (10.71%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
8 3 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 8 (28.57%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) Scala
4 3 (10.71%) C
5 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PhD
4 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) HDFS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Hortonworks
2 8 (28.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP