Period
to 21 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Shiny skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shiny over the 6 months to 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R Shiny
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 793 931 1114
Rank change year-on-year +138 +183 +16
Permanent jobs citing Shiny 73 45 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.041% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.11% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 61 39 12
10th Percentile £67,500 " £41,597
25th Percentile £81,250 £24,750 £48,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £115,000 £46,158 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +149.15% -38.46% -
75th Percentile £122,500 £73,000 £85,938
90th Percentile " £80,250 £102,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,825 £45,591 £53,137
% change year-on-year -43.35% -14.20% -3.39%

Shiny is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,473 42,774 57,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.73% 39.39% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26,896 35,536 47,526
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Shiny
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Shiny as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Shiny in the UK

Shiny
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shiny.

Salary trend for Shiny in the UK

Shiny
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shiny over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Shiny in the UK

Shiny
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shiny within the UK over the 6 months to 21 April 2021. 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 +130 68 £115,000 +149.15% 5
London +122 59 £115,000 +64.29% 5
UK excluding London +79 12 £25,825 -43.35% 2
East of England +60 5 - -
South East +91 4 - -
Scotland +4 3 £25,825 -64.38% 2
Work from Home - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, IT jobs citing Shiny 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 Shiny.

1 71 (97.26%) Python
2 70 (95.89%) R
3 66 (90.41%) Analytics
4 57 (78.08%) AWS
5 55 (75.34%) Azure
5 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (73.97%) Finance
7 53 (72.60%) Front Office
8 52 (71.23%) GCP
9 51 (69.86%) React
9 51 (69.86%) Vue.js
9 51 (69.86%) AngularJS
9 51 (69.86%) Fixed Income
9 51 (69.86%) Equities
9 51 (69.86%) Web Services
9 51 (69.86%) Java
9 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
9 51 (69.86%) Software Engineering
9 51 (69.86%) Derivative
9 51 (69.86%) Investment Management
10 14 (19.18%) Data Science
11 12 (16.44%) Statistics
11 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
11 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
12 11 (15.07%) Machine Learning
13 10 (13.70%) Data Analysis
14 8 (10.96%) SAS
15 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
15 7 (9.59%) Degree
16 6 (8.22%) Biostatistics

Shiny
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 8 (10.96%) SAS
2 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.48%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 57 (78.08%) AWS
2 55 (75.34%) Azure
3 52 (71.23%) GCP
4 5 (6.85%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (6.85%) Power Platform
4 5 (6.85%) Serverless
5 4 (5.48%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (5.48%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.37%) GitHub
6 1 (1.37%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.48%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.48%) Snowflake Schema
2 4 (5.48%) Spotfire
2 4 (5.48%) Tableau
3 3 (4.11%) QlikView
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) RStudio
General
1 54 (73.97%) Finance
2 53 (72.60%) Front Office
3 6 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 51 (69.86%) Front Office Developer
2 51 (69.86%) JavaScript Developer
2 51 (69.86%) Python Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Data Scientist
4 6 (8.22%) Programmer
5 4 (5.48%) Data Programmer
6 3 (4.11%) Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Applications Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Qualitative Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Quantitative Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) SAS Programmer
8 1 (1.37%) Consultant
8 1 (1.37%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.37%) Data Consultant
8 1 (1.37%) Data Science Consultant
8 1 (1.37%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) AngularJS
1 51 (69.86%) React
1 51 (69.86%) Vue.js
1 51 (69.86%) Web Services
2 6 (8.22%) Kafka
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) Pandas
3 5 (6.85%) TensorFlow
4 4 (5.48%) NLTK
4 4 (5.48%) NumPy
4 4 (5.48%) SciPy
5 1 (1.37%) D3.js
5 1 (1.37%) Dask
5 1 (1.37%) ggplot2
5 1 (1.37%) Keras
5 1 (1.37%) PyMC3
5 1 (1.37%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 51 (69.86%) Derivative
1 51 (69.86%) Equities
1 51 (69.86%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.48%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) 3D Printing
4 2 (2.74%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (90.41%) Analytics
2 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (69.86%) Investment Management
3 51 (69.86%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.18%) Data Science
5 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
5 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
5 12 (16.44%) Statistics
6 11 (15.07%) Machine Learning
7 10 (13.70%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.22%) Biostatistics
8 6 (8.22%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (6.85%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.48%) Data-Driven Decision Making
10 4 (5.48%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) Python
2 70 (95.89%) R
3 51 (69.86%) Java
3 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.48%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) C#
6 2 (2.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.74%) CEH
3 2 (2.74%) HND
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) GxP
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft