Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 111 180
Rank change year-on-year -26 +69 +17
Permanent jobs citing R 12 40 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 1.65% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 3.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 7
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +25.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%

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 1,095 1,212 1,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.65% 50.10% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1,071 1,203
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 9 (75.00%) Python
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (66.67%) Scala
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) Analytics
3 7 (58.33%) Data Analytics
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Data Science
4 6 (50.00%) Akka
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) RapidMiner
5 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) TensorFlow
6 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) ETL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) Apache Pig
7 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
4 2 (16.67%) HBase
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Flink
5 1 (8.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Data Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Akka
2 5 (41.67%) TensorFlow
3 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Kafka
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) D3.js
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Leaflet
5 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Analytics
1 7 (58.33%) Data Analytics
1 7 (58.33%) Data Science
2 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Decision Tree
6 1 (8.33%) Physics
6 1 (8.33%) Random Forest
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) F#
5 2 (16.67%) ML
6 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Flume
1 2 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) RapidMiner