Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 93 97
Rank change year-on-year +37 +4 +67
Permanent jobs citing R 99 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.37% 2.71% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 3.83% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 82 67
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% - +43.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% - +15.79%

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 1,393 2,195 1,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 61.56% 70.83% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 1,861 1,348
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £29,425
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +19 70 £47,500 -28.30% 4
Abingdon +33 19 £27,500 -21.43%
Banbury - 8 £60,000 -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 99 (100.00%) Data Science
2 87 (87.88%) C++
3 86 (86.87%) Algorithms
4 76 (76.77%) Machine Learning
5 75 (75.76%) Mathematics
6 66 (66.67%) PhD
7 64 (64.65%) Data Analysis
8 61 (61.62%) C#
8 61 (61.62%) MATLAB
9 58 (58.59%) Git (software)
9 58 (58.59%) Analytics
10 53 (53.54%) Java
11 52 (52.53%) Python
12 45 (45.45%) Big Data
13 38 (38.38%) Image Processing
13 38 (38.38%) Deep Learning
13 38 (38.38%) Artificial Intelligence
14 37 (37.37%) Neural Network
14 37 (37.37%) Test Automation
14 37 (37.37%) Computer Vision
15 36 (36.36%) Subversion
16 34 (34.34%) Visualisation
17 32 (32.32%) SQL
18 28 (28.28%) Physics
19 25 (25.25%) Mathematical Modelling
19 25 (25.25%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (25.25%) C
19 25 (25.25%) Pharmaceutical
20 24 (24.24%) GNU Octave
20 24 (24.24%) Hadoop

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 4 (4.04%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (24.24%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 8 (8.08%) IaaS
2 8 (8.08%) PaaS
2 8 (8.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.45%) Big Data
2 24 (24.24%) Hadoop
3 23 (23.23%) Apache Hive
4 21 (21.21%) Spotfire
5 20 (20.20%) Data Mining
6 8 (8.08%) MySQL
6 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
6 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (58.59%) Git (software)
2 36 (36.36%) Subversion
3 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (25.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (50.51%) Data Scientist
2 27 (27.27%) Computer Engineer
2 27 (27.27%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) Graduate
4 15 (15.15%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Software Test Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Test Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Data Engineer
8 2 (2.02%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 2 (2.02%) R Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) MDX
2 4 (4.04%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 86 (86.87%) Algorithms
2 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.06%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Data Science
2 76 (76.77%) Machine Learning
3 75 (75.76%) Mathematics
4 64 (64.65%) Data Analysis
5 58 (58.59%) Analytics
6 38 (38.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 38 (38.38%) Deep Learning
6 38 (38.38%) Image Processing
7 37 (37.37%) Computer Vision
7 37 (37.37%) Neural Network
7 37 (37.37%) Test Automation
8 34 (34.34%) Visualisation
9 28 (28.28%) Physics
10 25 (25.25%) Mathematical Modelling
10 25 (25.25%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (23.23%) Data Analytics
12 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (22.22%) Data Management
12 22 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
12 22 (22.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (87.88%) C++
2 61 (61.62%) C#
2 61 (61.62%) MATLAB
3 53 (53.54%) Java
4 52 (52.53%) Python
5 32 (32.32%) SQL
6 25 (25.25%) C
7 22 (22.22%) Delphi
8 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 66 (66.67%) PhD
2 15 (15.15%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.09%) Degree
4 8 (8.08%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.01%) OCA
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Google
1 22 (22.22%) Tableau
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.02%) RapidMiner