Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 125 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 -41 +39
Permanent jobs citing R 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.23% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.28% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £57,500 £46,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%

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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 983 1,053 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 73.97% 65.85% 65.11%
Number of salaries quoted 886 959 506
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £59,750
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
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 20 April 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 +8 3 £32,500 -7.14%
R
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Science

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) API Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Science
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza