The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing R 12 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.69% 4.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 5.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 0
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 453 534 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 63.71% 71.68% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 401 478 372
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +28.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

R
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for R in Oxford

R
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for R.

1 37 (97.37%) Python
2 24 (63.16%) Computer Science
3 22 (57.89%) MATLAB
4 21 (55.26%) SQL
4 21 (55.26%) Degree
5 19 (50.00%) C#
5 19 (50.00%) C++
6 16 (42.11%) PhD
6 16 (42.11%) Machine Learning
6 16 (42.11%) Algorithms
7 15 (39.47%) .NET
7 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
8 14 (36.84%) Java
9 13 (34.21%) C
10 12 (31.58%) Natural Language Processing
10 12 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (31.58%) Distributed Algorithms
11 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
12 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
13 7 (18.42%) Migration
13 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
14 6 (15.79%) Big Data
15 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (13.16%) Marketing
15 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (10.53%) VB
16 4 (10.53%) VBA
16 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
17 3 (7.89%) Analytics

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) GIS
2 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) QGIS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) RStudio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Applications Developer
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Applications Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Application Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Java Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Research Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Data Scientist
5 4 (10.53%) Machine Learning Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 16 (42.11%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Machine to Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Machine Learning
2 12 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
2 12 (31.58%) Distributed Algorithms
3 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
4 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Statistics
9 2 (5.26%) Decision Tree
9 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (5.26%) Signal Processing
9 2 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
10 1 (2.63%) Data Management
10 1 (2.63%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (2.63%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Python
2 22 (57.89%) MATLAB
3 21 (55.26%) SQL
4 19 (50.00%) C#
4 19 (50.00%) C++
5 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
6 14 (36.84%) Java
7 13 (34.21%) C
8 4 (10.53%) VB
8 4 (10.53%) VBA
9 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Degree
2 16 (42.11%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
2 1 (2.63%) DataFlux
2 1 (2.63%) Trillium
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