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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 148 169
Rank change year-on-year +20 +21  
Permanent jobs citing R 36 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.23% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 0.99% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 11
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +56.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 1697 1709 1724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 57.94% 53.69% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1433 1502
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Nottinghamshire +8 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Derbyshire - 12 £42,500 -
Lincolnshire - 5 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 64 (78.05%) SQL
2 46 (56.10%) Python
3 43 (52.44%) Degree
4 35 (42.68%) Java
5 29 (35.37%) Algorithms
6 28 (34.15%) MATLAB
7 27 (32.93%) Mathematics
8 26 (31.71%) Analytics
8 26 (31.71%) C
9 25 (30.49%) C#
9 25 (30.49%) Big Data
9 25 (30.49%) Marketing
10 24 (29.27%) Physics
11 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (28.05%) Apache Spark
12 22 (26.83%) Machine Learning
13 21 (25.61%) C++
13 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
14 20 (24.39%) Visualisation
14 20 (24.39%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (24.39%) Statistical Modelling
14 20 (24.39%) Apache
15 19 (23.17%) Tableau
15 19 (23.17%) Predictive Analytics
16 15 (18.29%) .NET
17 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.85%) ETL
19 12 (14.63%) Windows
19 12 (14.63%) Linux
20 11 (13.41%) DB2

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 23 (28.05%) Apache Spark
2 20 (24.39%) Apache
3 10 (12.20%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Simulink
1 9 (10.98%) SPSS
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.49%) Big Data
2 11 (13.41%) DB2
3 5 (6.10%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.22%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.22%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) OpenTSDB
5 1 (1.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (30.49%) Marketing
2 9 (10.98%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.76%) Finance
4 7 (8.54%) Automotive
4 7 (8.54%) Electronics
5 4 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Analyst
2 23 (28.05%) Data Scientist
3 22 (26.83%) Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Marketing Analyst
5 11 (13.41%) Lead Developer
6 9 (10.98%) ABAP Developer
6 9 (10.98%) SAP Developer
7 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Control Software Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Lead .NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Lead Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) TIBCO Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Marketing Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) .NET
2 11 (13.41%) Web Services
2 11 (13.41%) XSD
2 11 (13.41%) XSLT
3 7 (8.54%) CSS
3 7 (8.54%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Algorithms
2 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
4 11 (13.41%) Mainframe
5 7 (8.54%) CAN bus
6 2 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
1 12 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Mathematics
2 26 (31.71%) Analytics
3 24 (29.27%) Physics
4 22 (26.83%) Machine Learning
5 20 (24.39%) Data Visualisation
5 20 (24.39%) Statistical Modelling
5 20 (24.39%) Visualisation
6 19 (23.17%) Predictive Analytics
7 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (15.85%) ETL
9 11 (13.41%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (13.41%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
9 11 (13.41%) Workflow
10 10 (12.20%) OO
11 9 (10.98%) Predictive Modelling
11 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.54%) Customer Segmentation
12 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
12 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (78.05%) SQL
2 46 (56.10%) Python
3 35 (42.68%) Java
4 28 (34.15%) MATLAB
5 26 (31.71%) C
6 25 (30.49%) C#
7 21 (25.61%) C++
8 11 (13.41%) COBOL
9 9 (10.98%) ABAP
10 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.66%) Scala
12 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (52.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Tableau
2 9 (10.98%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.22%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.22%) Talend
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