Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 245 330
Rank change year-on-year -47 +85 +38
Permanent jobs citing R 33 115 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.96% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.65% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 81 34
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -4.49% -11.00%
10th Percentile £41,100 £29,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £65,875
England median annual salary £62,138 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.56% +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 5,354 6,965 7,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.09% 58.22% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,390 5,848 6,004
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -18 25 £60,000 -17.24% 9
Hertfordshire -2 6 - - 2
Norfolk +9 2 £54,000 +54.29% 1
R
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 27 (81.82%) Python
2 18 (54.55%) Analytics
3 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (42.42%) Data Science
5 13 (39.39%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) Statistics
6 11 (33.33%) Degree
6 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
7 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
7 10 (30.30%) Machine Learning
7 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
8 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 9 (27.27%) Hortonworks
8 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 8 (24.24%) Sqoop
9 8 (24.24%) Kafka
9 8 (24.24%) MapReduce
9 8 (24.24%) Scala
9 8 (24.24%) Apache Hive
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (24.24%) Java
9 8 (24.24%) Actionable Insight
10 7 (21.21%) Decision-Making
10 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
10 7 (21.21%) CA
10 7 (21.21%) ETL
10 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Data Management
10 7 (21.21%) Waterfall

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 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
2 6 (18.18%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SPSS
2 1 (3.03%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (15.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) BGP
1 2 (6.06%) OSPF
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (24.24%) Apache Hive
3 8 (24.24%) Sqoop
4 6 (18.18%) Big Data
5 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.06%) Power BI
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.03%) HBase
7 1 (3.03%) HDInsight
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
1 10 (30.30%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Data Scientist
3 7 (21.21%) Hadoop Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Principal Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Research Manager
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Kafka
2 3 (9.09%) Caffe
2 3 (9.09%) Keras
2 3 (9.09%) OpenCV
2 3 (9.09%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.03%) scikit-learn
3 1 (3.03%) SparkR
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Analytics
2 14 (42.42%) Data Science
3 11 (33.33%) Statistics
4 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
4 10 (30.30%) Machine Learning
5 8 (24.24%) Actionable Insight
5 8 (24.24%) MapReduce
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
6 7 (21.21%) Data Management
6 7 (21.21%) Decision-Making
6 7 (21.21%) ETL
6 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
6 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.15%) Customer Segmentation
8 5 (15.15%) Data-Driven Decision Making
8 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) Scala
4 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) VBA
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.06%) PhD
4 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 5 (15.15%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Oozie
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Hortonworks
2 7 (21.21%) CA
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe
3 5 (15.15%) Alteryx
3 5 (15.15%) Google
3 5 (15.15%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Intel
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) NVIDIA
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Supermicro
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata