Period
to 21 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 96 159
Rank change year-on-year -2 +63 +2
Permanent jobs citing R 83 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.67% 2.43% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 4.16% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 67 26
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +43.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +5.56%

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 2,187 1,562 2,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.41% 58.37% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,858 1,357 1,747
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,650 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,150 £65,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 February 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 February 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 +1 55 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Abingdon - 3 £35,000 - 2
R
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 82 (98.80%) Python
2 66 (79.52%) Machine Learning
3 57 (68.67%) PhD
4 46 (55.42%) Big Data
4 46 (55.42%) Algorithms
5 40 (48.19%) Java
6 39 (46.99%) Bayesian Methods
6 39 (46.99%) Data Science
7 38 (45.78%) C++
8 36 (43.37%) Mathematics
9 33 (39.76%) Natural Language Processing
10 32 (38.55%) Deep Learning
11 31 (37.35%) Statistics
12 30 (36.14%) Data Analysis
12 30 (36.14%) MATLAB
13 29 (34.94%) Computer Science
14 28 (33.73%) SQL
14 28 (33.73%) Economics
14 28 (33.73%) TensorFlow
15 26 (31.33%) Physics
16 22 (26.51%) Neural Network
16 22 (26.51%) Julia
17 20 (24.10%) Probabilistic Modelling
17 20 (24.10%) Finance
18 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (19.28%) Data Mining
20 14 (16.87%) Artificial Intelligence
21 13 (15.66%) Degree
22 12 (14.46%) Hadoop
22 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (8.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.41%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.20%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (55.42%) Big Data
2 16 (19.28%) Data Mining
3 12 (14.46%) Hadoop
4 11 (13.25%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.43%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.61%) Bigtable
7 3 (3.61%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.61%) MySQL
7 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.41%) Power BI
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) ERwin
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Data Scientist
2 20 (24.10%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 13 (15.66%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Data Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Data Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Python Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Research Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Data Science Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Machine Learning Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Cloud Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Database Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Graduate Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Graduate Data Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) Natural Language Processing
2 28 (33.73%) TensorFlow
3 9 (10.84%) Pandas
3 9 (10.84%) Theano
4 8 (9.64%) scikit-learn
4 8 (9.64%) Seaborn
5 3 (3.61%) RESTful
5 3 (3.61%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) JSON
6 1 (1.20%) NumPy
6 1 (1.20%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 46 (55.42%) Algorithms
2 29 (34.94%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Fintech
5 7 (8.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) Machine Learning
2 39 (46.99%) Bayesian Methods
2 39 (46.99%) Data Science
3 36 (43.37%) Mathematics
4 32 (38.55%) Deep Learning
5 31 (37.35%) Statistics
6 30 (36.14%) Data Analysis
7 28 (33.73%) Economics
8 26 (31.33%) Physics
9 22 (26.51%) Neural Network
10 20 (24.10%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (13.25%) Analytics
14 10 (12.05%) OO
15 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
15 9 (10.84%) Data Visualisation
15 9 (10.84%) Statistical Analysis
15 9 (10.84%) Visualisation
16 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (98.80%) Python
2 40 (48.19%) Java
3 38 (45.78%) C++
4 30 (36.14%) MATLAB
5 28 (33.73%) SQL
6 22 (26.51%) Julia
7 10 (12.05%) C
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.41%) Scala
10 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.20%) C#
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (68.67%) PhD
2 13 (15.66%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Capita
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) Agilent