Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 247 273 304
Rank change year-on-year +26 +31 +60
Permanent jobs citing R 65 92 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.27% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 46
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,379
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.79% -8.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

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 4,765 7,255 6,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.13% 58.05% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,853 6,020 5,824
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,800 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +14 30 £62,500 +16.28% 13
Hertfordshire +36 15 £30,000 -45.45% 8
Suffolk +25 11 £61,250 - 5
Norfolk +21 5 £50,000 +66.67%
Essex +17 3 £33,035 -63.30%
Bedfordshire -14 1 £90,000 +56.52%
R
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 58 (89.23%) Python
2 38 (58.46%) Machine Learning
3 34 (52.31%) C#
4 32 (49.23%) Analytics
5 30 (46.15%) Data Science
6 28 (43.08%) C++
7 27 (41.54%) Software Engineering
8 26 (40.00%) PhD
9 25 (38.46%) Java
9 25 (38.46%) Algorithms
10 24 (36.92%) Mathematics
11 23 (35.38%) MATLAB
12 20 (30.77%) Degree
13 17 (26.15%) SQL
14 15 (23.08%) Visualisation
14 15 (23.08%) Bash Shell
14 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (21.54%) Data Analysis
16 13 (20.00%) PHP
16 13 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (18.46%) Finance
17 12 (18.46%) C
17 12 (18.46%) Predictive Modelling
18 10 (15.38%) Bourne shell
18 10 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
18 10 (15.38%) Ruby
18 10 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
18 10 (15.38%) Korn
18 10 (15.38%) HTML

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 8 (12.31%) SAS
2 7 (10.77%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.62%) Jupyter
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SPSS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) GitHub
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.54%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.54%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Big Data
1 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
1 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 5 (7.69%) Sqoop
3 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Power BI
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (18.46%) Finance
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Marketing
4 6 (9.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) Data Scientist
3 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Machine Learning Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Graduate
8 5 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Principal Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Data Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Machine Learning Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 10 (15.38%) CSS
1 10 (15.38%) HTML
1 10 (15.38%) J2EE
1 10 (15.38%) J2SE
1 10 (15.38%) React
1 10 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (9.23%) Kafka
3 5 (7.69%) Apache NiFi
3 5 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.15%) scikit-learn
5 3 (4.62%) .NET
5 3 (4.62%) Matplotlib
5 3 (4.62%) NumPy
5 3 (4.62%) Pandas
5 3 (4.62%) RESTful
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
2 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Machine Learning
2 32 (49.23%) Analytics
3 30 (46.15%) Data Science
4 27 (41.54%) Software Engineering
5 24 (36.92%) Mathematics
6 15 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (23.08%) Visualisation
7 14 (21.54%) Data Analysis
8 12 (18.46%) Predictive Modelling
9 10 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
9 10 (15.38%) Automated Trading
9 10 (15.38%) High-Frequency Trading
9 10 (15.38%) Innovative Thinking
9 10 (15.38%) Market Making
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.31%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (12.31%) ETL
12 6 (9.23%) Data Analytics
12 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
13 5 (7.69%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 58 (89.23%) Python
2 34 (52.31%) C#
3 28 (43.08%) C++
4 25 (38.46%) Java
5 23 (35.38%) MATLAB
6 17 (26.15%) SQL
7 15 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 13 (20.00%) PHP
9 12 (18.46%) C
10 10 (15.38%) Bourne shell
10 10 (15.38%) Korn
10 10 (15.38%) Ruby
11 6 (9.23%) Scala
12 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
13 3 (4.62%) VBA
14 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (1.54%) Go
15 1 (1.54%) Perl
15 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) PhD
2 20 (30.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Oozie
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) CA
2 5 (7.69%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.08%) Askia
3 2 (3.08%) Confirmit
3 2 (3.08%) SendGrid
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Intel
4 1 (1.54%) NVIDIA
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) Supermicro
4 1 (1.54%) Teradata