Period
to 17 February 2018

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

R
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 166 175
Rank change year-on-year +51 +9 +37
Permanent jobs citing R 43 7 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.67% 0.24% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 0.55% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 43
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +66.67% -30.77%
10th Percentile £29,810 £52,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £68,000
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +36.84% -26.92%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,301 1,265 1,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.45% 43.76% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,159 1,057 1,658
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Reading

R
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for R in Reading

R
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Reading over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 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 Reading region with a requirement for R.

1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) Degree
4 23 (53.49%) HBase
4 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
5 22 (51.16%) SQL
6 21 (48.84%) HTML
6 21 (48.84%) CSS
6 21 (48.84%) Node.js
6 21 (48.84%) REST
7 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (41.86%) Windows
8 18 (41.86%) Linux
8 18 (41.86%) OO
8 18 (41.86%) Internet
8 18 (41.86%) JSON
8 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (41.86%) HDFS
9 17 (39.53%) Analytics
10 15 (34.88%) Apache Spark
10 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
10 15 (34.88%) Statistics
11 11 (25.58%) Capita
12 8 (18.60%) Visualisation
12 8 (18.60%) Apache Hive
12 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
13 7 (16.28%) Scala
13 7 (16.28%) Big Data
13 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (34.88%) Apache Spark
2 6 (13.95%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sprinklr
1 1 (2.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.65%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (4.65%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) HBase
2 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
3 8 (18.60%) Apache Hive
4 7 (16.28%) Big Data
5 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
5 6 (13.95%) Impala
6 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
7 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.65%) Power BI
8 1 (2.33%) KNIME
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Senior Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Analytics Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Data Scientist
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Junior
5 2 (4.65%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) CSS
1 21 (48.84%) HTML
1 21 (48.84%) Node.js
1 21 (48.84%) REST
2 18 (41.86%) JSON
3 7 (16.28%) TensorFlow
4 5 (11.63%) Kafka
5 3 (6.98%) Angular 2
5 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Robotics
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (41.86%) OO
2 17 (39.53%) Analytics
3 15 (34.88%) Statistics
4 8 (18.60%) Visualisation
5 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) Data Science
6 6 (13.95%) Machine Learning
7 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (11.63%) MapReduce
8 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
9 3 (6.98%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Economics
9 3 (6.98%) Metadata Management
9 3 (6.98%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Python
3 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Scala
6 6 (13.95%) C++
7 5 (11.63%) C
8 4 (9.30%) C#
9 3 (6.98%) VBA
10 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Capita
2 3 (6.98%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Tableau
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.33%) BMC
4 1 (2.33%) Brightcove
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Sysomos