Period
to 22 September 2019

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

R
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 116 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 -33 -
Permanent jobs citing R 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.54% 0.28% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 0.42% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Dorset median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £32,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -19.15% +14.63%

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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 765 951 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 58.67% 67.07% 63.65%
Number of salaries quoted 610 879 504
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,225 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £50,775
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Dorset

R
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for R in Dorset

R
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for R in Dorset

R
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Bournemouth +12 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
R
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for R.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Azure
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Machine Learning
1 6 (85.71%) Data Science
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Data Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (57.14%) Data Lake
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (14.29%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Lake
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Data Science
1 6 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Data Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (42.86%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) API Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
3 2 (28.57%) Netezza