Period
to 20 September 2018

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

R
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 68 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 -32 +46
Permanent jobs citing R 6 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.21% 1.47% 6.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 2.15% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 46
Devon median annual salary £57,500 £44,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.21% -15.24% +81.03%
10th Percentile £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,400 £95,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -17.39% +12.20% +36.67%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 270 419 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 54.44% 68.35% 69.10%
Number of salaries quoted 221 382 442
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,016 £23,775
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Devon

R
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for R in Devon

R
Salary Histogram in Devon

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

Salary histogram for R in Devon

R
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Exeter +23 4 £57,500 +29.21%
Plymouth - 2 £64,000 -
R
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for R.

1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Data Science
3 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) PhD
3 3 (50.00%) SAS
3 3 (50.00%) SPSS
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Information Management
4 2 (33.33%) Drupal
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Insight Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Science
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) QA