Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 255 344
Rank change year-on-year -10 +89 +36
Permanent jobs citing R 98 118 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 0.95% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.69% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 81 30
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +67.83% -10.63%
10th Percentile £29,711 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £105,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 6,784 6,962 7,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.01% 56.03% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,460 5,785 6,116
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Hertfordshire +10 37 £31,500 -43.63% 1
Cambridgeshire -19 34 £52,500 -34.38% 8
Essex +37 16 £52,500 +47.42%
Norfolk +13 8 £30,000 -50.00%
Suffolk +1 2 £42,500 +18.06%
Bedfordshire +2 1 £52,500 -47.50%
R
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for R.

1 76 (77.55%) Python
2 43 (43.88%) Data Science
3 41 (41.84%) Analytics
4 39 (39.80%) Machine Learning
5 38 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (38.78%) SQL
6 33 (33.67%) PhD
7 32 (32.65%) Java
8 29 (29.59%) Mathematics
9 28 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (28.57%) MATLAB
9 28 (28.57%) C
9 28 (28.57%) C++
10 25 (25.51%) Degree
11 23 (23.47%) Statistics
11 23 (23.47%) Tableau
12 20 (20.41%) Deep Learning
12 20 (20.41%) Computer Vision
13 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
14 18 (18.37%) Decision-Making
15 17 (17.35%) C#
15 17 (17.35%) Finance
16 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
16 16 (16.33%) Big Data
16 16 (16.33%) Alteryx
16 16 (16.33%) Hadoop
17 15 (15.31%) Visualisation
17 15 (15.31%) Open Source
17 15 (15.31%) Natural Language Processing
18 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

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 13 (13.27%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.06%) SPSS
2 3 (3.06%) Stata
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) Weka
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (5.10%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (7.14%) Firewall
1 7 (7.14%) VPN
1 7 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) Big Data
1 16 (16.33%) Hadoop
2 9 (9.18%) Data Mining
3 6 (6.12%) Power BI
4 4 (4.08%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.08%) Blockchain
4 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.08%) Sqoop
5 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.04%) KNIME
6 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.04%) QlikView
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.02%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.02%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 17 (17.35%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (5.10%) Games
5 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (33.67%) Data Scientist
2 31 (31.63%) Analyst
3 12 (12.24%) Senior Data Scientist
4 10 (10.20%) Business Performance Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Performance Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.14%) Cisco Support
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.10%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Computer Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Principal Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Research Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Research Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (8.16%) scikit-learn
2 8 (8.16%) TensorFlow
2 8 (8.16%) Theano
3 6 (6.12%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) Keras
3 6 (6.12%) Lasagne
3 6 (6.12%) Pandas
4 4 (4.08%) HTML5
4 4 (4.08%) Kafka
5 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.04%) CSS
5 2 (2.04%) NumPy
5 2 (2.04%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
3 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.12%) Robotics
7 4 (4.08%) iPad
7 4 (4.08%) iPhone
7 4 (4.08%) PlayStation
7 4 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (4.08%) Xbox
8 1 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.02%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.02%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Linux
1 14 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.88%) Data Science
2 41 (41.84%) Analytics
3 39 (39.80%) Machine Learning
4 29 (29.59%) Mathematics
5 28 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (23.47%) Statistics
7 20 (20.41%) Computer Vision
7 20 (20.41%) Deep Learning
8 18 (18.37%) Decision-Making
9 15 (15.31%) Open Source
9 15 (15.31%) Visualisation
10 14 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
10 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (13.27%) Sentiment Analysis
12 12 (12.24%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (12.24%) Computational Linguistics
12 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
12 12 (12.24%) Monetization
12 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.22%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 76 (77.55%) Python
2 38 (38.78%) SQL
3 32 (32.65%) Java
4 28 (28.57%) C
4 28 (28.57%) C++
4 28 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 17 (17.35%) C#
6 4 (4.08%) Scala
6 4 (4.08%) VBA
7 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.06%) Julia
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.02%) Perl
9 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) PhD
2 25 (25.51%) Degree
3 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.18%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.14%) CCNA
5 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.02%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.10%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) HDFS
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Tableau
2 16 (16.33%) Alteryx
3 11 (11.22%) MicroStrategy
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle
3 11 (11.22%) Teradata
4 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.14%) Cisco
6 5 (5.10%) Adobe
6 5 (5.10%) Google
6 5 (5.10%) Hortonworks
7 3 (3.06%) CA
7 3 (3.06%) Capita
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos
8 1 (1.02%) SAP