Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 251 319
Rank change year-on-year -29 +68 +70
Permanent jobs citing R 59 121 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 1.03% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.76% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 82 37
East of England median annual salary £44,400 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.78% +43.75% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £78,125 £90,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 5,988 6,862 6,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.90% 58.53% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,846 5,759 5,861
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -33 29 £61,250 -23.44% 9
Hertfordshire -2 22 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Essex +14 5 - - 1
Norfolk +14 2 £29,000 -38.95% 1
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
R
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (77.97%) Python
2 30 (50.85%) Analytics
3 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (42.37%) SQL
4 23 (38.98%) Data Science
5 19 (32.20%) Machine Learning
6 16 (27.12%) Degree
7 15 (25.42%) Statistics
7 15 (25.42%) Java
8 13 (22.03%) Retail
9 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
9 12 (20.34%) Hadoop
9 12 (20.34%) Tableau
9 12 (20.34%) Apache Spark
10 11 (18.64%) Actionable Insight
11 10 (16.95%) Big Data
11 10 (16.95%) Alteryx
11 10 (16.95%) Decision-Making
11 10 (16.95%) C
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (15.25%) Finance
12 9 (15.25%) MATLAB
12 9 (15.25%) Linux
12 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling
12 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (15.25%) Hortonworks
12 9 (15.25%) Algorithms
13 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
13 8 (13.56%) Kafka

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 12 (20.34%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.78%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.47%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (8.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
1 7 (11.86%) VPN
1 7 (11.86%) Wireless
2 2 (3.39%) BGP
2 2 (3.39%) OSPF
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Hadoop
2 10 (16.95%) Big Data
3 8 (13.56%) Apache Hive
3 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.56%) Sqoop
4 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.69%) HBase
6 1 (1.69%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Power BI
6 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (22.03%) Retail
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Data Scientist
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.56%) Developer
6 7 (11.86%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Support
6 7 (11.86%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Principal Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (8.47%) Business Performance Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Customer Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Performance Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Data Scientist
8 2 (3.39%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 2 (3.39%) Product Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Kafka
2 7 (11.86%) TensorFlow
3 6 (10.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (8.47%) Caffe
4 5 (8.47%) Keras
4 5 (8.47%) OpenCV
5 4 (6.78%) scikit-learn
5 4 (6.78%) Theano
6 2 (3.39%) Lasagne
6 2 (3.39%) Pandas
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
7 1 (1.69%) HTML
7 1 (1.69%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Algorithms
3 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
4 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.39%) Robotics
6 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Analytics
2 23 (38.98%) Data Science
3 19 (32.20%) Machine Learning
4 15 (25.42%) Statistics
5 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
6 11 (18.64%) Actionable Insight
7 10 (16.95%) Decision-Making
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.56%) MapReduce
9 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
9 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.86%) Data Governance
10 7 (11.86%) Deep Learning
10 7 (11.86%) ETL
10 7 (11.86%) ITIL
10 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) Python
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Java
4 10 (16.95%) C
5 9 (15.25%) MATLAB
6 8 (13.56%) Scala
7 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.17%) C++
9 4 (6.78%) C#
9 4 (6.78%) VBA
10 2 (3.39%) PHP
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) CCNA
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.86%) Numerate Degree
2 7 (11.86%) PhD
3 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.69%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 5 (8.47%) Actionable Recommendations
2 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.86%) HDFS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Tableau
2 10 (16.95%) Alteryx
3 9 (15.25%) Hortonworks
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.86%) CA
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco
6 5 (8.47%) Adobe
6 5 (8.47%) Google
6 5 (8.47%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle
6 5 (8.47%) Teradata
7 1 (1.69%) SAP