The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing R 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.14% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 416 348 395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 58.26% 52.10% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 350 313 340
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

R
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for R in Leicestershire

R
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Leicestershire 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
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
R
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for R.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) SAS
3 8 (66.67%) SPSS
3 8 (66.67%) Marketing
3 8 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (58.33%) Customer Segmentation
4 7 (58.33%) Marketing Strategy
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Physics
7 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (16.67%) Statistics
8 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
8 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Retail
9 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Hadoop

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 7 (58.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (25.00%) Physics
6 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
6 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree