The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 89 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20  
Permanent jobs citing R 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.50% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.89% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Median salary £65,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.36% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 487 560 654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 56.76% 56.45% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 427 470 563
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

R
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for R in Milton Keynes

R
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for R.

1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Econometrics
3 4 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) SPSS
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (16.67%) QA

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Econometrics
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) QA