Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 286 347
Rank change year-on-year +21 +61 +6
Permanent jobs citing R 111 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.86% 0.56% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 1.01% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 26
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £29,711 £38,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £105,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +9.52%

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 7,419 6,844 7,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.41% 55.57% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,960 5,754 6,098
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,500
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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -20 43 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Hertfordshire 0 36 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Essex +28 20 £87,500 +97.54%
Norfolk +10 8 £30,000 -43.93% 5
Bedfordshire +21 2 £53,750 -46.25%
Suffolk +9 2 £42,500 +18.06% 4
R
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 89 (80.18%) Python
2 48 (43.24%) Machine Learning
3 47 (42.34%) PhD
4 45 (40.54%) Mathematics
5 43 (38.74%) Degree
5 43 (38.74%) Data Science
6 42 (37.84%) SQL
7 39 (35.14%) Java
7 39 (35.14%) Analytics
8 36 (32.43%) C++
8 36 (32.43%) MATLAB
9 35 (31.53%) C
10 34 (30.63%) Computer Science
11 31 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (26.13%) Statistics
13 26 (23.42%) Tableau
14 25 (22.52%) Deep Learning
14 25 (22.52%) Data Analysis
15 24 (21.62%) Physics
15 24 (21.62%) Computer Vision
16 23 (20.72%) Apache Spark
17 21 (18.92%) Visualisation
18 20 (18.02%) Hadoop
18 20 (18.02%) Finance
19 18 (16.22%) Linux
19 18 (16.22%) Open Source
20 17 (15.32%) Algorithms
20 17 (15.32%) C#
21 16 (14.41%) Artificial Intelligence

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 23 (20.72%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.31%) SAS
3 5 (4.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.31%) Weka
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.60%) SPSS
4 3 (2.70%) Stata
5 1 (0.90%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.90%) Maya
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.90%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.50%) GitHub
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.80%) Firewall
1 2 (1.80%) VPN
1 2 (1.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) Hadoop
2 16 (14.41%) Big Data
3 14 (12.61%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.31%) KNIME
4 7 (6.31%) Power BI
5 4 (3.60%) Blockchain
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.80%) QlikView
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.90%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.90%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.90%) HBase
8 1 (0.90%) Impala
8 1 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) Xcode
General
1 20 (18.02%) Finance
2 15 (13.51%) Marketing
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 5 (4.50%) Games
5 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 35 (31.53%) Analyst
3 9 (8.11%) Business Performance Analyst
3 9 (8.11%) Data Analyst
3 9 (8.11%) Performance Analyst
3 9 (8.11%) Senior Data Scientist
3 9 (8.11%) Statistician
4 7 (6.31%) Developer
5 6 (5.41%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 5 (4.50%) Customer Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Junior
7 4 (3.60%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 3 (2.70%) Computer Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Research Analyst
8 3 (2.70%) Research Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Natural Language Processing
1 14 (12.61%) TensorFlow
2 8 (7.21%) scikit-learn
2 8 (7.21%) Theano
3 7 (6.31%) NumPy
4 6 (5.41%) HTML
4 6 (5.41%) Keras
4 6 (5.41%) Lasagne
4 6 (5.41%) Pandas
5 5 (4.50%) CGI
6 4 (3.60%) HTML5
7 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.80%) CSS
7 2 (1.80%) OpenCV
8 1 (0.90%) .NET
8 1 (0.90%) Akka
8 1 (0.90%) Kafka
8 1 (0.90%) WinForms
8 1 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.63%) Computer Science
2 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.32%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.31%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.41%) Robotics
6 5 (4.50%) Private Cloud
6 5 (4.50%) User Experience
7 4 (3.60%) iPad
7 4 (3.60%) iPhone
7 4 (3.60%) PlayStation
7 4 (3.60%) Xbox
8 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.90%) Acoustics
10 1 (0.90%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.90%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Windows
3 4 (3.60%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.24%) Machine Learning
2 45 (40.54%) Mathematics
3 43 (38.74%) Data Science
4 39 (35.14%) Analytics
5 31 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (26.13%) Statistics
7 25 (22.52%) Data Analysis
7 25 (22.52%) Deep Learning
8 24 (21.62%) Computer Vision
8 24 (21.62%) Physics
9 21 (18.92%) Visualisation
10 18 (16.22%) Open Source
11 16 (14.41%) Artificial Intelligence
12 15 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (12.61%) Bioinformatics
13 14 (12.61%) Biology
14 12 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (10.81%) Decision-Making
15 11 (9.91%) Data Analytics
15 11 (9.91%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 89 (80.18%) Python
2 42 (37.84%) SQL
3 39 (35.14%) Java
4 36 (32.43%) C++
4 36 (32.43%) MATLAB
5 35 (31.53%) C
6 17 (15.32%) C#
7 7 (6.31%) Julia
8 6 (5.41%) Scala
9 5 (4.50%) Ruby
10 3 (2.70%) VBA
11 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.90%) Lua
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) VBScript
12 1 (0.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (42.34%) PhD
2 43 (38.74%) Degree
3 12 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.21%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.41%) Master's Degree
7 5 (4.50%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) CCNA
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Tableau
2 15 (13.51%) Alteryx
3 10 (9.01%) MicroStrategy
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) Teradata
4 7 (6.31%) Google
4 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.50%) Adobe
6 3 (2.70%) Capita
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.90%) Cognos
8 1 (0.90%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.90%) MapR
8 1 (0.90%) Perforce