Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 155 163
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing R 24 55 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 1.31% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.90% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 16
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% -11.54%
10th Percentile £38,875 £30,375 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £90,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -16.00%

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 1,800 2,889 2,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.23% 68.62% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,386 2,276 1,876
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +14 17 £55,000 -15.38% 10
Peterborough -25 5 £60,000 +25.00% 1
R
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 21 (87.50%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) Data Science
3 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
3 10 (41.67%) Analytics
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
5 6 (25.00%) Kafka
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Retail
5 6 (25.00%) QA
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Scala
6 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
6 5 (20.83%) Data Management
6 5 (20.83%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) SAS
6 5 (20.83%) CA
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) PhD
6 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.83%) Data Governance
6 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
6 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
6 5 (20.83%) Sqoop

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 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
2 5 (20.83%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) BGP
1 2 (8.33%) OSPF
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
1 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
1 5 (20.83%) Sqoop
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon QuickSight
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) HDInsight
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Data Scientist
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Hadoop Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Principal Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Research Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Kafka
2 5 (20.83%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (12.50%) Caffe
3 3 (12.50%) Keras
3 3 (12.50%) NumPy
3 3 (12.50%) OpenCV
3 3 (12.50%) Pandas
3 3 (12.50%) TensorFlow
4 2 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (8.33%) SciPy
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Data Science
2 10 (41.67%) Analytics
2 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Data Governance
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Statistics
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (12.50%) Image Processing
6 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) IEC 62304
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) CA
1 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com