Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 52 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 +17
Permanent jobs citing R 12 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.38% 4.44% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 6.72% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 9
Devon median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £75,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -11.11%

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 324 491 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 64.29% 65.99% 68.41%
Number of salaries quoted 289 443 399
Devon median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% +4.48% +3.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,550 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -20 8 £70,000 +40.00% 2
R
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for R.

1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (66.67%) Analytics
3 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (41.67%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
5 5 (41.67%) PhD
5 5 (41.67%) Statistics
6 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) 3G
7 2 (16.67%) SPSS
7 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (8.33%) GIS
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) Minitab
8 1 (8.33%) Data Management
8 1 (8.33%) ETL
8 1 (8.33%) SAS

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 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Data Scientist
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Analytics
1 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Statistics
2 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (41.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Minitab