Period
to 16 October 2019

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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RStudio
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 918 1133 1115
Rank change year-on-year +215 -18 +115
Permanent jobs citing RStudio 151 38 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.023% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 131 28 78
UK median annual salary £105,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £140,000 £92,250 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,236 £72,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -55.54% +70.59% -39.29%

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 25,938 33,068 35,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.88% 20.08% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20,494 26,741 29,223
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for RStudio in the UK

RStudio
Top 7 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 16 October 2019. 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 +196 145 £112,500 +50.00% 8
London +205 142 £112,500 +50.00% 7
UK excluding London +60 3 £32,236 -55.54% 1
North of England +31 2 £26,971 -
Yorkshire - 2 £26,971 -
North West +33 1 £26,971 -
South East +27 1 £37,500 -49.15%

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, 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.

1 136 (90.07%) Python
1 136 (90.07%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (88.74%) Finance
3 124 (82.12%) R
4 114 (75.50%) AWS
5 112 (74.17%) Fixed Income
5 112 (74.17%) Software Engineering
5 112 (74.17%) Front Office
5 112 (74.17%) Asset Management
5 112 (74.17%) Web Services
6 97 (64.24%) Java
7 88 (58.28%) J2EE
8 87 (57.62%) Derivative
9 83 (54.97%) Equities
10 81 (53.64%) Analytics
11 73 (48.34%) JavaScript
12 71 (47.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 71 (47.02%) Quantitative Analysis
12 71 (47.02%) Microservices
13 47 (31.13%) Mentoring
13 47 (31.13%) API Development
14 42 (27.81%) Kubernetes
14 42 (27.81%) Docker
15 41 (27.15%) Terraform
16 40 (26.49%) Greenfield Project
16 40 (26.49%) DevOps
17 38 (25.17%) SQL
18 35 (23.18%) Jenkins
19 34 (22.52%) Data Science
20 29 (19.21%) Artifactory

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 13 (8.61%) Apache Spark
2 12 (7.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.66%) Confluence
3 1 (0.66%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 114 (75.50%) AWS
2 29 (19.21%) OpenShift
3 28 (18.54%) AWS Lambda
3 28 (18.54%) Serverless
4 25 (16.56%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (16.56%) Amazon ECS
4 25 (16.56%) Amazon S3
4 25 (16.56%) Amazon SQS
4 25 (16.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (5.30%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.66%) Azure
6 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.56%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (14.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 16 (10.60%) Amazon Athena
4 8 (5.30%) GIS
4 8 (5.30%) Power BI
5 6 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.99%) Big Data
6 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.66%) HBase
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) QGIS
8 1 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (23.18%) Jenkins
2 29 (19.21%) Artifactory
3 22 (14.57%) JIRA
4 3 (1.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.32%) PyCharm
5 2 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.66%) GoCD
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.66%) Toad
General
1 134 (88.74%) Finance
2 112 (74.17%) Front Office
3 2 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.66%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 88 (58.28%) Developer
2 68 (45.03%) Java Developer
3 61 (40.40%) Senior Developer
4 47 (31.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 45 (29.80%) Quantitative Developer
6 39 (25.83%) Senior Quantitative Developer
7 35 (23.18%) Lead Developer
8 25 (16.56%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 24 (15.89%) AWS Developer
10 22 (14.57%) Front Office Developer
11 21 (13.91%) J2EE Developer
11 21 (13.91%) Java Software Developer
11 21 (13.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 21 (13.91%) Lead Java Developer
11 21 (13.91%) Lead Software Developer
12 20 (13.25%) Python Developer
13 19 (12.58%) Development Manager
13 19 (12.58%) Finance Manager
14 15 (9.93%) Java Development Manager
15 14 (9.27%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (74.17%) Web Services
2 88 (58.28%) J2EE
3 29 (19.21%) J2SE
4 21 (13.91%) ADO
5 12 (7.95%) SparkR
6 5 (3.31%) Pandas
7 3 (1.99%) NumPy
7 3 (1.99%) SciPy
8 1 (0.66%) Anaconda
8 1 (0.66%) HTML
8 1 (0.66%) Kafka
8 1 (0.66%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (74.17%) Fixed Income
2 87 (57.62%) Derivative
3 83 (54.97%) Equities
4 71 (47.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (26.49%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (7.95%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (3.97%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.66%) Linux
1 1 (0.66%) Unix
1 1 (0.66%) Windows
1 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (90.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (74.17%) Asset Management
2 112 (74.17%) Software Engineering
3 81 (53.64%) Analytics
4 71 (47.02%) Microservices
4 71 (47.02%) Quantitative Analysis
5 47 (31.13%) API Development
5 47 (31.13%) Mentoring
6 40 (26.49%) DevOps
7 34 (22.52%) Data Science
8 24 (15.89%) Decision-Making
9 22 (14.57%) Coaching
9 22 (14.57%) Line Management
10 21 (13.91%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 21 (13.91%) Data Engineering
10 21 (13.91%) Data Virtualisation
10 21 (13.91%) ETL
10 21 (13.91%) Investment Management
10 21 (13.91%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 19 (12.58%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (90.07%) Python
2 124 (82.12%) R
3 97 (64.24%) Java
4 73 (48.34%) JavaScript
5 38 (25.17%) SQL
6 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.99%) C
7 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) CCA
2 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) GxP
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.66%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 42 (27.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (27.81%) Kubernetes
2 41 (27.15%) Terraform
3 1 (0.66%) Grafana
Vendors
1 28 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.30%) ESRI
3 3 (1.99%) Google
4 2 (1.32%) Tableau
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe
5 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.66%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.66%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.66%) Luciad
5 1 (0.66%) Palantir
5 1 (0.66%) Splunk