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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 229 284
Rank change year-on-year +37 +55  
Permanent jobs citing R 63 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 0.71% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 7
Median salary £62,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.29% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3596 3505 4233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.04% 51.51% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 3089 3657
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 35 £80,000 +100.00% 6
Hertfordshire +2 11 £31,500 -47.50% 3
Essex - 8 £35,614 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £41,000 - 2
Norfolk -11 2 £60,000 +84.61%
R
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 78 (75.73%) Python
2 63 (61.17%) Machine Learning
3 54 (52.43%) SQL
4 43 (41.75%) Mathematics
5 41 (39.81%) PhD
6 39 (37.86%) Hadoop
7 37 (35.92%) Analytics
8 33 (32.04%) Statistics
9 32 (31.07%) SAS
10 31 (30.10%) Apache Spark
11 29 (28.16%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (27.18%) MATLAB
13 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
14 25 (24.27%) Neural Network
15 24 (23.30%) Physics
16 23 (22.33%) Java
17 21 (20.39%) Artificial Intelligence
17 21 (20.39%) Degree
18 19 (18.45%) Visualisation
19 18 (17.48%) Scala
19 18 (17.48%) Data Visualisation
19 18 (17.48%) Bayesian Methods
19 18 (17.48%) Deep Learning
19 18 (17.48%) Big Data
19 18 (17.48%) Economics
19 18 (17.48%) Julia
19 18 (17.48%) Probabilistic Modelling
20 15 (14.56%) Signal Processing
20 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
21 14 (13.59%) Oracle

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 32 (31.07%) SAS
2 31 (30.10%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) SPSS
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.83%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Wireless
2 4 (3.88%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (3.88%) LAN
2 4 (3.88%) WAN
3 2 (1.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.86%) Hadoop
2 18 (17.48%) Big Data
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.83%) Apache Hive
4 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.85%) Impala
5 5 (4.85%) QlikView
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.88%) MySQL
7 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.94%) Lumira
8 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.94%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Billing
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
7 1 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Data Scientist
2 12 (11.65%) Analyst
2 12 (11.65%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 7 (6.80%) Head of Analytics
4 6 (5.83%) Research Analyst
4 6 (5.83%) SPSS Analyst
5 5 (4.85%) Analytics Consultant
5 5 (4.85%) Architect
5 5 (4.85%) Consultant
5 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (3.88%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Head of Customer Analytics
6 4 (3.88%) Head of Digital
6 4 (3.88%) Head of Digital Analytics
6 4 (3.88%) Head of Presales
6 4 (3.88%) Head of Sales
6 4 (3.88%) Presales Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) .NET
1 6 (5.83%) TensorFlow
2 4 (3.88%) JSON
2 4 (3.88%) Web Services
3 3 (2.91%) HTML
4 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.94%) MDX
4 2 (1.94%) NumPy
4 2 (1.94%) XML
5 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.97%) CSS
5 1 (0.97%) D3.js
5 1 (0.97%) HTML5
5 1 (0.97%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.97%) POSIX
5 1 (0.97%) React
5 1 (0.97%) RESTful
5 1 (0.97%) SignalR
5 1 (0.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.16%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.68%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.88%) Social Media
7 2 (1.94%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.97%) e-Health
8 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.97%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.97%) LIMS
8 1 (0.97%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Unix
2 8 (7.77%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.17%) Machine Learning
2 43 (41.75%) Mathematics
3 37 (35.92%) Analytics
4 33 (32.04%) Statistics
5 25 (24.27%) Neural Network
6 24 (23.30%) Physics
7 21 (20.39%) Artificial Intelligence
8 19 (18.45%) Visualisation
9 18 (17.48%) Bayesian Methods
9 18 (17.48%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (17.48%) Deep Learning
9 18 (17.48%) Economics
9 18 (17.48%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 15 (14.56%) Signal Processing
11 13 (12.62%) Software Engineering
12 12 (11.65%) Statistical Modelling
13 11 (10.68%) Data Analysis
14 10 (9.71%) Statistical Analysis
15 9 (8.74%) Data Analytics
15 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 78 (75.73%) Python
2 54 (52.43%) SQL
3 28 (27.18%) MATLAB
4 23 (22.33%) Java
5 18 (17.48%) Julia
5 18 (17.48%) Scala
6 6 (5.83%) Perl
7 5 (4.85%) C#
8 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.91%) VBA
9 2 (1.94%) C
9 2 (1.94%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.97%) Go
10 1 (0.97%) Haskell
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (39.81%) PhD
2 21 (20.39%) Degree
3 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (3.88%) CCDP
5 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.97%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) PMO
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) KVM
3 1 (0.97%) LXC
3 1 (0.97%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Kibana
1 1 (0.97%) Mesos
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Tableau
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco
4 5 (4.85%) Teradata
5 4 (3.88%) EMC
5 4 (3.88%) HP
5 4 (3.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.91%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.97%) Minitab
7 1 (0.97%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.97%) Vertica
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