Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 310 352
Rank change year-on-year +48 +42 +2
Permanent jobs citing R 85 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.69% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 21
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £30,000 £38,030 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,891 6,768 7,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.49% 54.72% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,769 5,745 6,398
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for R in the East of England

R
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for R in the East of England

R
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for R in the East of England

R
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +9 53 £65,000 +13.04% 12
Hertfordshire +7 20 £55,000 -26.67% 3
Essex +20 6 £90,000 +103.18% 3
Bedfordshire +39 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Norfolk +17 3 £35,000 -18.46% 2
R
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for R.

1 68 (80.00%) Python
2 41 (48.24%) Machine Learning
3 40 (47.06%) Mathematics
4 35 (41.18%) SQL
4 35 (41.18%) Degree
5 34 (40.00%) Physics
6 33 (38.82%) Computer Science
7 30 (35.29%) Java
8 28 (32.94%) PhD
8 28 (32.94%) Apache Spark
9 27 (31.76%) Statistics
10 23 (27.06%) Hadoop
11 20 (23.53%) MATLAB
12 19 (22.35%) Economics
12 19 (22.35%) Scala
13 18 (21.18%) Julia
14 17 (20.00%) Analytics
15 16 (18.82%) Data Analysis
16 15 (17.65%) Marketing
16 15 (17.65%) Finance
16 15 (17.65%) Deep Learning
16 15 (17.65%) Bayesian Methods
16 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (16.47%) Visualisation
17 14 (16.47%) Artificial Intelligence
17 14 (16.47%) C++
18 13 (15.29%) C
18 13 (15.29%) Neural Network
18 13 (15.29%) Signal Processing
18 13 (15.29%) Algorithms

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (32.94%) Apache Spark
2 10 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.06%) SAS
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Weka
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) SPSS
3 1 (1.18%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.18%) Maya
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.18%) Stata
3 1 (1.18%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.88%) GitHub
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Wireless
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (4.71%) LAN
2 4 (4.71%) WAN
3 1 (1.18%) FTP
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.24%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (5.88%) KNIME
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.35%) Power BI
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.18%) HBase
5 1 (1.18%) Impala
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Selenium
2 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
1 15 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
3 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Data Scientist
2 19 (22.35%) Analyst
3 13 (15.29%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 8 (9.41%) Statistician
5 7 (8.24%) Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Head of Presales
7 4 (4.71%) Head of Sales
7 4 (4.71%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 4 (4.71%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Presales Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Junior
8 3 (3.53%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) TensorFlow
2 5 (5.88%) CGI
2 5 (5.88%) CSS
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) HTML5
2 5 (5.88%) NumPy
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) cXML
3 1 (1.18%) D3.js
3 1 (1.18%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.18%) JDBC
3 1 (1.18%) JSON
3 1 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) OLE
3 1 (1.18%) SOAP
3 1 (1.18%) WinForms
3 1 (1.18%) XML
3 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.82%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.29%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.88%) User Experience
5 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.53%) Fintech
6 1 (1.18%) Acoustics
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) Machine Learning
2 40 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 34 (40.00%) Physics
4 27 (31.76%) Statistics
5 19 (22.35%) Economics
6 17 (20.00%) Analytics
7 16 (18.82%) Data Analysis
8 15 (17.65%) Bayesian Methods
8 15 (17.65%) Deep Learning
9 14 (16.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 14 (16.47%) Visualisation
10 13 (15.29%) Neural Network
10 13 (15.29%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 13 (15.29%) Signal Processing
11 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
13 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.59%) Data Visualisation
14 8 (9.41%) Statistical Analysis
15 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.00%) Python
2 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 30 (35.29%) Java
4 20 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 19 (22.35%) Scala
6 18 (21.18%) Julia
7 14 (16.47%) C++
8 13 (15.29%) C
9 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.88%) Perl
9 5 (5.88%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) C#
10 2 (2.35%) VBA
11 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) XAML
11 1 (1.18%) XPath
11 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 35 (41.18%) Degree
2 28 (32.94%) PhD
3 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.88%) Master's Degree
5 5 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (4.71%) CCDP
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PMO
2 1 (1.18%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Docker
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Tableau
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Google
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle
5 5 (5.88%) Adobe
5 5 (5.88%) Alteryx
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) EMC
6 4 (4.71%) HP
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
8 2 (2.35%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.35%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.18%) MapR
9 1 (1.18%) Perforce
9 1 (1.18%) Remedy