Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > North East
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 77 96
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 +11
Permanent jobs citing R 25 5 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.95% 0.62% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 1.07% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
10th Percentile " £43,750 £35,225
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £37,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £41,750
Median % change year-on-year - +19.76% -1.76%
75th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £46,063
90th Percentile £72,000 £61,400 £47,675
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +4.61%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 593 467 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 46.18% 58.08% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 461 422 416
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,250 £41,598
Median % change year-on-year +4.05% +3.97% -2.12%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for R in the North East

R
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in the North East.

Salary trend for R in the North East

R
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in the North East over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for R in the North East

R
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North East region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 14 £50,000 - 3
Durham - 11 - -
R
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for R.

1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) OO
2 11 (44.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Social Skills
3 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 9 (36.00%) Pascal
4 9 (36.00%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (36.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) OOP
4 9 (36.00%) CRM
4 9 (36.00%) Ruby
4 9 (36.00%) Scala
4 9 (36.00%) AWS
4 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (36.00%) Dart
4 9 (36.00%) Apple Swift
4 9 (36.00%) SDLC
4 9 (36.00%) Kotlin
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (24.00%) ETL
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (12.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Power Platform
3 5 (20.00%) Azure
4 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (8.00%) Serverless
6 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (24.00%) Power BI
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) OLAP
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (16.00%) SSDT
4 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (12.00%) Text Mining
5 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (4.00%) QlikView
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (44.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Data Scientist
3 4 (16.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Salesforce Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) MDX
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) Velocity
5 1 (4.00%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.00%) Social Network
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) CRM
2 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (36.00%) OOP
2 9 (36.00%) SDLC
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) Data Science
5 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Neural Network
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 9 (36.00%) Apple Swift
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) Dart
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) Kotlin
4 9 (36.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (36.00%) Pascal
4 9 (36.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
4 9 (36.00%) Ruby
4 9 (36.00%) Scala
4 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (20.00%) Databricks
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Facebook
4 3 (12.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) VMware