The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 5.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
R
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 57 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.94% 51.82% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 55
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,050 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast