The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 74 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10  
Permanent jobs citing R 1 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.31% 1.43% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 3.29% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 185 304 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 57.10% 43.43% 56.02%
Number of salaries quoted 175 206 372
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

R
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R in Guildford.

Salary trend for R in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for R.

1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Insight Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Insight Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Insight Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) SAP