Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 141 162
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21 +21
Permanent jobs citing R 33 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 1.60% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 2.28% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 19
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,450 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.44% +100.00% +3.72%
10th Percentile £29,711 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,375 £105,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £43,450 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -27.58% +60.00% -2.76%

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 2,217 2,630 2,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.73% 70.26% 63.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,587 2,152 2,097
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £29,734 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 August 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 21 August 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 -22 21 £44,400 -44.50% 3
Peterborough -22 12 £62,275 +29.74% 5
R
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (78.79%) Python
2 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (51.52%) Data Science
4 15 (45.45%) Degree
5 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
6 13 (39.39%) Machine Learning
7 12 (36.36%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) PhD
8 10 (30.30%) Analytics
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
9 8 (24.24%) Statistics
9 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
11 6 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
11 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 6 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (15.15%) Actionable Insight
12 5 (15.15%) Image Processing
12 5 (15.15%) Biology
12 5 (15.15%) Big Data
12 5 (15.15%) Hortonworks
12 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
12 5 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
12 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (15.15%) DNA
12 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
13 4 (12.12%) SAS
13 4 (12.12%) 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 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) BGP
1 2 (6.06%) OSPF
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) Sqoop
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Power BI
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
6 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) HBase
6 1 (3.03%) HDInsight
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Data Scientist
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Principal Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Research Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Kafka
2 2 (6.06%) Keras
2 2 (6.06%) OpenCV
2 2 (6.06%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.03%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) PlayStation
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Data Science
2 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
3 13 (39.39%) Machine Learning
4 10 (30.30%) Analytics
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Statistics
6 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (15.15%) Biology
8 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) DNA
8 5 (15.15%) Image Processing
8 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Creative Thinking
9 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.09%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) C++
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) PhD
3 6 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Hortonworks
2 3 (9.09%) CA
2 3 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau