Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 186 182
Rank change year-on-year +65 -4 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 18 32 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 0.89% 0.73% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 1.45% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 62
Median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -29.17% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £30,358 £41,625
90th Percentile £70,375 £65,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -28.89% +12.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,080 2,204 3,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 53.47% 50.05% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1,843 2,619
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -2.06%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for R in Surrey

R
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in Surrey.

Salary trend for R in Surrey

R
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for R in Surrey

R
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
Reigate +25 9 £60,000 -7.69%
Guildford +29 4 £39,000 +27.87% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £66,250 -
Woking - 1 £45,000 -
Cobham - 1 £60,000 -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for R.

1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
4 11 (61.11%) Azure
4 11 (61.11%) Power BI
4 11 (61.11%) Data Lake
4 11 (61.11%) Power Platform
5 10 (55.56%) C#
6 9 (50.00%) .NET
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (50.00%) Big Data
6 9 (50.00%) Hortonworks
6 9 (50.00%) Data Strategy
6 9 (50.00%) Biml
7 7 (38.89%) Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) HDInsight

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Azure
1 11 (61.11%) Power Platform
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (11.11%) AWS
3 2 (11.11%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Data Lake
1 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (61.11%) Power BI
2 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 9 (50.00%) Biml
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) HDInsight
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Police
2 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SSIS Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SSRS Developer
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) CUDA
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (50.00%) Data Strategy
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Data Science
5 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
6 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
7 1 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 2 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Sawtooth Software