Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 119 147
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 +27
Permanent jobs citing R 57 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.92% 1.80% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 3.08% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 39
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +16.16% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,250 £66,550
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +8.57%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,980 1,556 1,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 66.62% 58.26% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,742 1,383 1,643
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Oxfordshire

R
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for R in Oxfordshire

R
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Oxfordshire

R
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Oxford -28 30 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Abingdon - 2 - -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for R.

1 49 (85.96%) Python
2 39 (68.42%) PhD
2 39 (68.42%) Data Science
3 37 (64.91%) Data Analysis
4 33 (57.89%) Mathematics
5 32 (56.14%) C++
6 31 (54.39%) Machine Learning
7 29 (50.88%) Java
8 28 (49.12%) Physics
9 27 (47.37%) MATLAB
10 26 (45.61%) Big Data
11 23 (40.35%) Algorithms
12 22 (38.60%) Economics
13 21 (36.84%) Finance
13 21 (36.84%) Statistics
14 20 (35.09%) SQL
15 19 (33.33%) Deep Learning
16 18 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
17 17 (29.82%) Analytics
18 15 (26.32%) Neural Network
18 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
18 15 (26.32%) Data Analytics
19 14 (24.56%) Mathematical Modelling
19 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
20 13 (22.81%) Predictive Modelling
21 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
22 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
22 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
22 11 (19.30%) Julia
23 10 (17.54%) Image Processing

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (14.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) GNU Octave
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) Big Data
2 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
2 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.02%) MySQL
7 3 (5.26%) Bigtable
7 3 (5.26%) CouchDB
7 3 (5.26%) Power BI
8 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.75%) QlikView
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.04%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) ERwin
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Data Scientist
3 16 (28.07%) Data Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Python Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Big Data Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Machine Learning Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Data Science Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Database Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Research Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (12.28%) TensorFlow
3 4 (7.02%) Kafka
3 4 (7.02%) Torch
4 3 (5.26%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) NumPy
5 2 (3.51%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Algorithms
2 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Fintech
5 2 (3.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Data Science
2 37 (64.91%) Data Analysis
3 33 (57.89%) Mathematics
4 31 (54.39%) Machine Learning
5 28 (49.12%) Physics
6 22 (38.60%) Economics
7 21 (36.84%) Statistics
8 19 (33.33%) Deep Learning
9 18 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 17 (29.82%) Analytics
11 15 (26.32%) Data Analytics
11 15 (26.32%) Neural Network
12 14 (24.56%) Mathematical Modelling
12 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (22.81%) Predictive Modelling
14 10 (17.54%) Computer Vision
14 10 (17.54%) Image Processing
15 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (15.79%) Bayesian Methods
16 7 (12.28%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Python
2 32 (56.14%) C++
3 29 (50.88%) Java
4 27 (47.37%) MATLAB
5 20 (35.09%) SQL
6 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 11 (19.30%) Julia
8 8 (14.04%) C#
9 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) Haskell
10 2 (3.51%) Scala
11 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (68.42%) PhD
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Capita
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau