Period
to 8 August 2020

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 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 174 204
Rank change year-on-year +62 +30 -40
Permanent jobs citing R 4 27 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.68% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 20
Median annual salary £36,000 £48,750 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.15% +7.73% +6.47%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,450 £29,350
90th Percentile £47,600 £57,500 £51,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 865 2,243 2,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 52.14% 56.22% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1,887 2,421
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +32 2 £36,000 -7.10% 1
Leicestershire +50 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire +15 1 £50,000 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for R.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 3 (75.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) NumPy
4 1 (25.00%) Weka
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) D3.js
1 1 (25.00%) ggplot
1 1 (25.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Naive Bayes
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Support Vector Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft