Period
to 20 November 2017

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

R
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 318 368
Rank change year-on-year +74 +50 -1
Permanent jobs citing R 116 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 82 34 20
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.69% -11.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,000 £30,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,875 £72,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 7041 6940 7751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.39% 53.22% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5913 5937 6753
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,364
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 20 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +15 67 £75,000 +72.41% 5
Hertfordshire +5 19 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Bedfordshire +39 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Essex - 14 £35,614 -
Norfolk +11 2 £35,000 -16.67%
R
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 of England region with a requirement for R.

1 86 (74.14%) Python
2 68 (58.62%) Machine Learning
3 55 (47.41%) Mathematics
4 47 (40.52%) PhD
4 47 (40.52%) SQL
5 41 (35.34%) Computer Science
6 39 (33.62%) Statistics
7 38 (32.76%) Apache Spark
7 38 (32.76%) Hadoop
8 36 (31.03%) MATLAB
9 34 (29.31%) Degree
10 33 (28.45%) Java
10 33 (28.45%) Physics
11 28 (24.14%) Julia
12 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (22.41%) Bayesian Methods
12 26 (22.41%) Scala
13 25 (21.55%) Visualisation
14 24 (20.69%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (19.83%) Deep Learning
15 23 (19.83%) Probabilistic Modelling
15 23 (19.83%) Artificial Intelligence
15 23 (19.83%) Neural Network
15 23 (19.83%) Economics
16 22 (18.97%) Finance
16 22 (18.97%) Signal Processing
17 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
17 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
17 21 (18.10%) SAS
18 20 (17.24%) Analytics

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 38 (32.76%) Apache Spark
2 21 (18.10%) SAS
3 5 (4.31%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) SPSS
2 6 (5.17%) Stata
3 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.86%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) Wireless
2 7 (6.03%) Cisco Wireless
2 7 (6.03%) LAN
2 7 (6.03%) WAN
3 1 (0.86%) FTP
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.76%) Hadoop
2 18 (15.52%) Big Data
3 11 (9.48%) Apache Hive
3 11 (9.48%) Impala
4 8 (6.90%) MySQL
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.59%) Power BI
7 3 (2.59%) QlikView
8 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.59%) JIRA
1 3 (2.59%) Selenium
1 3 (2.59%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Data Scientist
2 20 (17.24%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 16 (13.79%) Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) Analytics Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) Data Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) SAS Consultant
6 7 (6.03%) Head of Presales
6 7 (6.03%) Head of Sales
6 7 (6.03%) Network Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Presales Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Unified Communications Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Graduate
7 6 (5.17%) Research Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) SPSS Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) Web Services
2 12 (10.34%) JSON
3 7 (6.03%) TensorFlow
4 6 (5.17%) CSS
4 6 (5.17%) HTML
5 5 (4.31%) .NET
5 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.31%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) Pandas
7 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.86%) D3.js
7 1 (0.86%) IDoc
7 1 (0.86%) JDBC
7 1 (0.86%) jQuery
7 1 (0.86%) Middleware
7 1 (0.86%) OLE
7 1 (0.86%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.86%) SOAP
7 1 (0.86%) XML
7 1 (0.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (35.34%) Computer Science
2 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.93%) Algorithms
4 11 (9.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (7.76%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.59%) Fintech
6 3 (2.59%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (58.62%) Machine Learning
2 55 (47.41%) Mathematics
3 39 (33.62%) Statistics
4 33 (28.45%) Physics
5 26 (22.41%) Bayesian Methods
6 25 (21.55%) Visualisation
7 24 (20.69%) Data Visualisation
8 23 (19.83%) Artificial Intelligence
8 23 (19.83%) Deep Learning
8 23 (19.83%) Economics
8 23 (19.83%) Neural Network
8 23 (19.83%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 22 (18.97%) Signal Processing
10 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.24%) Analytics
12 17 (14.66%) Statistical Analysis
13 15 (12.93%) Statistical Modelling
14 13 (11.21%) Bioinformatics
14 13 (11.21%) Data Analysis
15 12 (10.34%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (74.14%) Python
2 47 (40.52%) SQL
3 36 (31.03%) MATLAB
4 33 (28.45%) Java
5 28 (24.14%) Julia
6 26 (22.41%) Scala
7 11 (9.48%) Perl
8 7 (6.03%) C
8 7 (6.03%) C++
9 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.31%) C#
11 1 (0.86%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.86%) VBA
11 1 (0.86%) XPath
11 1 (0.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 47 (40.52%) PhD
2 34 (29.31%) Degree
3 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.48%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (6.03%) CCDP
5 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) PMO
4 1 (0.86%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Apache Flume
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Tableau
2 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.34%) VMware
4 9 (7.76%) Cisco
5 7 (6.03%) EMC
5 7 (6.03%) HP
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle
7 3 (2.59%) SAP
8 2 (1.72%) Google
9 1 (0.86%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.86%) Perforce
9 1 (0.86%) Remedy