The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing R 13 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.63% - 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £39,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £42,500
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 456 583 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 57.00% 51.32% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 371 505 485
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

R
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for R in Kent

R
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Kent over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Kent

R
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Folkestone - 6 £45,000 - 2
R
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for R.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) Data Munging
4 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
4 7 (38.89%) Statistics
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Operations Research
5 6 (33.33%) System Testing
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Linear Algebra
6 5 (27.78%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
6 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) PhD
7 4 (22.22%) Big Data

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) DTS
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) DB2
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Data Scientist
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Caliburn.Micro
4 1 (5.56%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (11.11%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Analytics
1 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Data Munging
2 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 6 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) System Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Linear Algebra
4 5 (27.78%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) MVVM
6 3 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
Folkestone
Churchill Frank
Posted: 12 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: Competitive plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 27 days ago