The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 155 177
Rank change year-on-year +33 +22  
Permanent jobs citing R 36 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.34% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 1.00% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 4
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,900 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1420 1705 1836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 53.02% 51.81% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1428 1596
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in the East Midlands

R
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +23 14 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +10 12 £29,000 -38.94%
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £55,000 +69.23%
R
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for R.

1 63 (87.50%) SQL
2 45 (62.50%) Degree
3 39 (54.17%) Java
4 38 (52.78%) Python
5 29 (40.28%) C#
5 29 (40.28%) Big Data
6 27 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 27 (37.50%) Apache Spark
7 24 (33.33%) Analytics
7 24 (33.33%) MATLAB
8 23 (31.94%) C
8 23 (31.94%) Mathematics
8 23 (31.94%) Algorithms
9 22 (30.56%) Visualisation
9 22 (30.56%) Data Visualisation
9 22 (30.56%) C++
10 19 (26.39%) Machine Learning
10 19 (26.39%) Physics
11 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
12 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (23.61%) Apache
12 17 (23.61%) Predictive Analytics
13 16 (22.22%) Data Analysis
13 16 (22.22%) Linux
14 15 (20.83%) Workflow
14 15 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
15 14 (19.44%) ETL
15 14 (19.44%) .NET
16 12 (16.67%) VBA

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 27 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 17 (23.61%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Simulink
2 2 (2.78%) Mathcad
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) SPSS
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) GitHub
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 3 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) Big Data
2 11 (15.28%) DB2
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.33%) Power BI
5 5 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.94%) Data Lake
5 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (5.56%) PowerPivot
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (9.72%) Aerospace
2 6 (8.33%) Marketing
3 5 (6.94%) Automotive
3 5 (6.94%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Data Scientist
2 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Lead Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.72%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Graduate
6 7 (9.72%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Junior
6 7 (9.72%) Junior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Lead .NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Lead Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Control Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Marketing Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Data Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) Web Services
2 11 (15.28%) XSD
2 11 (15.28%) XSLT
3 8 (11.11%) CSS
3 8 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 23 (31.94%) Algorithms
3 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (15.28%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.94%) CAN bus
6 4 (5.56%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Analytics
2 23 (31.94%) Mathematics
3 22 (30.56%) Data Visualisation
3 22 (30.56%) Visualisation
4 19 (26.39%) Machine Learning
4 19 (26.39%) Physics
5 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (23.61%) Predictive Analytics
7 16 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 15 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
8 15 (20.83%) Workflow
9 14 (19.44%) ETL
10 11 (15.28%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (15.28%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.72%) Open Source
11 7 (9.72%) Scrum
12 5 (6.94%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) SQL
2 39 (54.17%) Java
3 38 (52.78%) Python
4 29 (40.28%) C#
5 24 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 23 (31.94%) C
7 22 (30.56%) C++
8 12 (16.67%) VBA
9 11 (15.28%) COBOL
10 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 7 (9.72%) Scala
12 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (62.50%) Degree
2 18 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.17%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Tableau
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.39%) Talend