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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 177 190
Rank change year-on-year +34 +13  
Permanent jobs citing R 21 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.75% 0.84% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 1.76% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 21
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1346 2048 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 47.76% 48.06% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1828 1979
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Surrey

R
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for R in Surrey

R
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Surrey over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 7 - - 1
Reigate +22 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Guildford +20 1 £42,500 -34.61%
R
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for R.

1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Python
3 18 (56.25%) Degree
3 18 (56.25%) Big Data
4 15 (46.88%) Machine Learning
4 15 (46.88%) Analytics
5 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
5 13 (40.63%) Data Analysis
6 12 (37.50%) Statistics
6 12 (37.50%) Scala
6 12 (37.50%) Hadoop
7 11 (34.38%) Visualisation
7 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
8 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
8 10 (31.25%) Algorithms
9 9 (28.13%) MATLAB
10 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.00%) SAS
10 8 (25.00%) Java
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (21.88%) Data Mining
11 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.88%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
12 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (18.75%) Predictive Analytics
12 6 (18.75%) C#
12 6 (18.75%) C++

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 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 8 (25.00%) SAS
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
4 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SPSS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Big Data
2 12 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
4 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 7 (21.88%) Data Mining
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
7 3 (9.38%) HCatalog
7 3 (9.38%) MySQL
7 3 (9.38%) OLAP
7 3 (9.38%) TokuDB
8 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Lumira
8 2 (6.25%) Power BI
8 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Interactive Media
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Data Scientist
3 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) MySQL DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Insight Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) RESTful
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 4 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) LESS
4 1 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) React
4 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Algorithms
2 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.63%) Social Media
5 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Analytics
1 15 (46.88%) Machine Learning
2 13 (40.63%) Data Analysis
2 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
3 12 (37.50%) Statistics
4 11 (34.38%) Visualisation
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (18.75%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Post-Production
8 5 (15.63%) Social Media Analytics
9 4 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (12.50%) Microservices
9 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.50%) Physics
9 4 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) SOLID
9 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) Scala
4 9 (28.13%) MATLAB
5 8 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) C#
6 6 (18.75%) C++
7 5 (15.63%) VBA
8 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) KVM
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Tableau
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Percona
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Omniture