Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 103 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing R 10 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.08% 0.89% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 1.65% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 6
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -47.06% -
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -30.77% +85.71%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 566 787 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 60.93% 53.94% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 518 726 570
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £24,625 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) SAS
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Customer Insight
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (30.00%) Actionable Customer Insight
3 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (30.00%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineering

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 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) Actionable Customer Insight
2 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (30.00%) Customer Insight
2 3 (30.00%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cloudera