Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 165 173
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 67 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.58% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 13 13
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £75,000 £43,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -33.08% +62.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,000 £39,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £66,000 £74,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00% +17.65%

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 2949 2214 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.39% 64.01% 58.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2396 1922 2174
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.97% +6.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,125 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +9 58 £76,250 +75.29% 4
Peterborough - 1 £48,000 - 6
R
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for R.

1 63 (94.03%) Python
2 54 (80.60%) Machine Learning
3 35 (52.24%) Mathematics
4 33 (49.25%) Physics
4 33 (49.25%) PhD
5 32 (47.76%) Java
6 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
7 28 (41.79%) Julia
8 27 (40.30%) Statistics
9 26 (38.81%) SQL
9 26 (38.81%) Apache Spark
9 26 (38.81%) Bayesian Methods
9 26 (38.81%) Scala
9 26 (38.81%) Hadoop
10 25 (37.31%) MATLAB
11 23 (34.33%) Economics
11 23 (34.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (34.33%) Neural Network
11 23 (34.33%) Deep Learning
11 23 (34.33%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 22 (32.84%) Signal Processing
13 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
13 21 (31.34%) Software Engineering
14 15 (22.39%) Finance
15 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
16 10 (14.93%) Degree
17 8 (11.94%) Bioinformatics
17 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
18 7 (10.45%) C

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 26 (38.81%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.46%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.48%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.96%) Big Data
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
1 3 (4.48%) Selenium
1 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Data Scientist
2 20 (29.85%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 5 (7.46%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 3 (4.48%) Analyst
4 3 (4.48%) QA Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Audio Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Automation Tester
5 2 (2.99%) Graduate
5 2 (2.99%) Manual Tester
5 2 (2.99%) QA Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (2.99%) QA Manual Tester
5 2 (2.99%) QA Tester
5 2 (2.99%) Research Scientist
5 2 (2.99%) Statistical Researcher
5 2 (2.99%) Tester
6 1 (1.49%) Research Manager
6 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) TensorFlow
2 5 (7.46%) CSS
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) HTML5
2 5 (7.46%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (80.60%) Machine Learning
2 35 (52.24%) Mathematics
3 33 (49.25%) Physics
4 27 (40.30%) Statistics
5 26 (38.81%) Bayesian Methods
6 23 (34.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 23 (34.33%) Deep Learning
6 23 (34.33%) Economics
6 23 (34.33%) Neural Network
6 23 (34.33%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 22 (32.84%) Signal Processing
8 21 (31.34%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.94%) Bioinformatics
10 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.96%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (7.46%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (7.46%) Visualisation
12 5 (7.46%) Web Development
13 4 (5.97%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) Python
2 32 (47.76%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) Julia
4 26 (38.81%) Scala
4 26 (38.81%) SQL
5 25 (37.31%) MATLAB
6 7 (10.45%) C
6 7 (10.45%) C++
7 6 (8.96%) Perl
8 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) PhD
2 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
1 5 (7.46%) VMware
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.49%) Google
3 1 (1.49%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.49%) Perforce
3 1 (1.49%) Tableau