Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RStudio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RStudio over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RStudio
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 868 1086 1127
Rank change year-on-year +218 +41 +69
Permanent jobs citing RStudio 141 33 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.022% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 25 56
UK median annual salary £90,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £41,750 £40,250
90th Percentile £143,750 £105,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £47,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +28.38% -13.95%

RStudio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,658 29,969 35,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 19.93% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18,662 23,912 29,423
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

RStudio
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RStudio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RStudio in the UK

RStudio
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RStudio in the UK

RStudio
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RStudio over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for RStudio in the UK

RStudio
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RStudio within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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
England +215 136 £102,500 +41.38% 4
London +173 132 £102,500 +36.67% 4
UK excluding London +82 4 £38,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +35 3 £38,000 -41.54%
Midlands +34 3 £38,000 -41.54%
Yorkshire - 1 £26,971 -
North West - 1 £26,971 -
North of England - 1 £26,971 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing RStudio 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 with a requirement for RStudio.

1 139 (98.58%) Python
2 127 (90.07%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (88.65%) Finance
4 119 (84.40%) AWS
5 118 (83.69%) Web Services
6 115 (81.56%) Asset Management
6 115 (81.56%) Front Office
6 115 (81.56%) Fixed Income
6 115 (81.56%) Software Engineering
7 113 (80.14%) R
8 110 (78.01%) JavaScript
9 109 (77.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 109 (77.30%) Equities
9 109 (77.30%) Derivative
10 103 (73.05%) Analytics
11 91 (64.54%) Quantitative Analysis
11 91 (64.54%) Microservices
12 69 (48.94%) Java
13 46 (32.62%) Amazon Athena
14 43 (30.50%) J2EE
15 38 (26.95%) SQL
16 37 (26.24%) API Development
17 31 (21.99%) Quantitative Finance
18 27 (19.15%) Investment Management
19 26 (18.44%) DevOps
20 25 (17.73%) Decision-Making
21 22 (15.60%) Azure
22 20 (14.18%) Data Science
23 19 (13.48%) Google
23 19 (13.48%) NoSQL

RStudio
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 119 (84.40%) AWS
2 22 (15.60%) Azure
3 18 (12.77%) GCP
4 9 (6.38%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (6.38%) Power Platform
4 9 (6.38%) Serverless
5 7 (4.96%) Amazon S3
6 6 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (4.26%) Amazon ECS
6 6 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (4.26%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.62%) Amazon Athena
2 19 (13.48%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.38%) Power BI
4 7 (4.96%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (4.26%) GIS
6 4 (2.84%) Big Data
7 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Jenkins
1 10 (7.09%) JIRA
2 6 (4.26%) Artifactory
3 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.84%) Subversion
4 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.13%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.13%) PyCharm
4 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 125 (88.65%) Finance
2 115 (81.56%) Front Office
3 18 (12.77%) Banking
3 18 (12.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 103 (73.05%) Developer
2 70 (49.65%) Quantitative Developer
3 58 (41.13%) Senior Developer
4 52 (36.88%) Senior Quantitative Developer
5 48 (34.04%) Python Developer
6 43 (30.50%) Java Developer
7 37 (26.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (21.99%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 27 (19.15%) Lead Developer
10 21 (14.89%) Senior Python Developer
11 20 (14.18%) SQL Developer
12 18 (12.77%) AWS Developer
13 15 (10.64%) Architect
13 15 (10.64%) Front Office Developer
14 9 (6.38%) Agile Delivery Manager
14 9 (6.38%) Analyst
14 9 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (6.38%) Insight Manager
14 9 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (6.38%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (83.69%) Web Services
2 43 (30.50%) J2EE
3 18 (12.77%) AngularJS
3 18 (12.77%) React
3 18 (12.77%) Vue.js
4 9 (6.38%) ADO
4 9 (6.38%) Node.js
5 6 (4.26%) J2SE
5 6 (4.26%) Pandas
6 3 (2.13%) NumPy
6 3 (2.13%) SciPy
7 2 (1.42%) .NET
7 2 (1.42%) Middleware
8 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (81.56%) Fixed Income
2 109 (77.30%) Derivative
2 109 (77.30%) Equities
2 109 (77.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (12.77%) Blog
3 18 (12.77%) Hedge funds
4 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.84%) Windows
2 3 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Unix
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (90.07%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (81.56%) Asset Management
2 115 (81.56%) Software Engineering
3 103 (73.05%) Analytics
4 91 (64.54%) Microservices
4 91 (64.54%) Quantitative Analysis
5 37 (26.24%) API Development
6 31 (21.99%) Quantitative Finance
7 27 (19.15%) Investment Management
8 26 (18.44%) DevOps
9 25 (17.73%) Decision-Making
10 20 (14.18%) Data Science
11 18 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 18 (12.77%) Portfolio Management
12 14 (9.93%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.80%) Line Management
14 10 (7.09%) ETL
15 9 (6.38%) Coaching
15 9 (6.38%) Data Engineering
15 9 (6.38%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (98.58%) Python
2 113 (80.14%) R
3 110 (78.01%) JavaScript
4 69 (48.94%) Java
5 38 (26.95%) SQL
6 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) C
10 1 (0.71%) C#
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) GxP
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) GDPR
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Kubernetes
1 6 (4.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.48%) Google
2 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.26%) ESRI
4 3 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (1.42%) Informatica
5 2 (1.42%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.71%) Luciad
6 1 (0.71%) Palantir
6 1 (0.71%) Tableau