Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 49 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 +20
Permanent jobs citing R 15 41 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.69% 5.21% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 7.88% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 2
Devon median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +39.86% -20.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £27,525
90th Percentile £110,000 £90,000 £42,575
South West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +33.33% +2.04%

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 376 520 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 67.38% 66.07% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 336 477 375
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,398 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -26 10 £70,000 +40.00%
R
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 12 (80.00%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Analytics
2 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Statistics
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
6 7 (46.67%) C++
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (33.33%) PhD
7 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (20.00%) SPSS
8 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Minitab
8 3 (20.00%) Data Management
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 2 (13.33%) Complexity Analysis
9 2 (13.33%) 3G
9 2 (13.33%) Data Mining

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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Data Scientist
1 10 (66.67%) Senior Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (53.33%) Statistics
3 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Complexity Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Minitab