Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Permanent jobs citing R 19 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.95% 0.75% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £85,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £85,000 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 523 275 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 81.09% 69.10% 54.78%
Number of salaries quoted 322 194 157
County Antrim median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,825 £20,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £61,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% -6.25%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for R in County Antrim

R
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for R in County Antrim

R
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Belfast +5 19 £42,500 -50.00% 7
R
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for R.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Big Data
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) C++
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
7 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (31.58%) PhD
7 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
7 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
7 6 (31.58%) Neural Network
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (31.58%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (31.58%) Deep Learning
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (31.58%) Pandas
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
7 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
7 6 (31.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (31.58%) Google
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (31.58%) Physics
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Monte Carlo Method

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
1 6 (31.58%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (21.05%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Big Data
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
3 4 (21.05%) Power BI
3 4 (21.05%) Text Mining
General
1 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) General Ledger
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Data Scientist
1 6 (31.58%) Junior
1 6 (31.58%) Junior Data Scientist
1 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Senior Data Scientist
2 5 (26.32%) Java Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Forensic Manager
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Lambda Expressions
1 6 (31.58%) Pandas
1 6 (31.58%) scikit-learn
1 6 (31.58%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Artificial Intelligence
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (31.58%) Data Development
4 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Data Science
4 6 (31.58%) Decision Tree
4 6 (31.58%) Decision-Making
4 6 (31.58%) Deep Learning
4 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
4 6 (31.58%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
4 6 (31.58%) Monte Carlo Method
4 6 (31.58%) Neural Network
4 6 (31.58%) Physics
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Forensic Accounting
5 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) C
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) PhD
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Alteryx
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau