Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 108 117
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 +51
Permanent jobs citing R 84 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.99% 2.24% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 3.52% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 63
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +8.70% +59.72%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,475 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,500 £67,700
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +23.53%

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 1,969 1,733 2,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.05% 63.62% 66.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 1,481 1,697
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -4 51 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Abingdon - 9 - -
Banbury +23 5 £60,000 +20.00% 3
R
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 73 (86.90%) Data Science
2 65 (77.38%) Machine Learning
3 60 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 56 (66.67%) C++
5 51 (60.71%) Python
6 49 (58.33%) Mathematics
7 45 (53.57%) Data Analysis
8 43 (51.19%) Git (software)
9 42 (50.00%) Big Data
10 39 (46.43%) PhD
11 38 (45.24%) MATLAB
11 38 (45.24%) SQL
12 36 (42.86%) Physics
13 35 (41.67%) Java
14 34 (40.48%) Analytics
15 31 (36.90%) Image Processing
16 30 (35.71%) Mathematical Modelling
17 29 (34.52%) C#
17 29 (34.52%) Artificial Intelligence
18 28 (33.33%) Neural Network
19 27 (32.14%) Subversion
19 27 (32.14%) Deep Learning
19 27 (32.14%) GNU Octave
19 27 (32.14%) Computer Vision
20 25 (29.76%) Hadoop
21 22 (26.19%) Tableau
22 21 (25.00%) Apache Hive
22 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
23 20 (23.81%) Visualisation
23 20 (23.81%) Data Analytics

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 13 (15.48%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.19%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.19%) GeoServer
Applications
1 27 (32.14%) GNU Octave
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.95%) IaaS
2 5 (5.95%) PaaS
2 5 (5.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.00%) Big Data
2 25 (29.76%) Hadoop
3 21 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 14 (16.67%) Spotfire
5 13 (15.48%) Data Mining
5 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
6 12 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 8 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (9.52%) MySQL
8 7 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 7 (8.33%) Power BI
9 5 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.38%) QlikView
11 1 (1.19%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (1.19%) GIS
Development Applications
1 43 (51.19%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Publishing
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (57.14%) Data Scientist
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Engineer
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Data Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Report Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Data Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Report Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Big Data Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Reporting Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) Kafka
2 7 (8.33%) Torch
3 5 (5.95%) MDX
4 3 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (2.38%) .NET
5 2 (2.38%) WCF
5 2 (2.38%) WinForms
6 1 (1.19%) CSS
6 1 (1.19%) HTML
6 1 (1.19%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Life Science
6 2 (2.38%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (86.90%) Data Science
2 65 (77.38%) Machine Learning
3 49 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 45 (53.57%) Data Analysis
5 36 (42.86%) Physics
6 34 (40.48%) Analytics
7 31 (36.90%) Image Processing
8 30 (35.71%) Mathematical Modelling
9 29 (34.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 28 (33.33%) Neural Network
11 27 (32.14%) Computer Vision
11 27 (32.14%) Deep Learning
12 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (23.81%) Data Analytics
13 20 (23.81%) Visualisation
14 19 (22.62%) Predictive Analysis
14 19 (22.62%) Predictive Modelling
15 15 (17.86%) Data Management
15 15 (17.86%) Data Visualisation
15 15 (17.86%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) C++
2 51 (60.71%) Python
3 38 (45.24%) MATLAB
3 38 (45.24%) SQL
4 35 (41.67%) Java
5 29 (34.52%) C#
6 14 (16.67%) Delphi
7 7 (8.33%) Julia
7 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.38%) Haskell
10 2 (2.38%) Scala
10 2 (2.38%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) PhD
2 10 (11.90%) Degree
3 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) OCA
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Tableau
2 14 (16.67%) Google
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle
4 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) Capita
6 5 (5.95%) Cognos