The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 205 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing R 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
R
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1993 2013 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.00% 36.62% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1678 1915
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

R
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

R Salary Trend in Berkshire

R
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Berkshire

R
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 10 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Windsor - 1 £36,000 -
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 31 (67.39%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) Degree
3 25 (54.35%) Python
4 21 (45.65%) NoSQL
5 20 (43.48%) Big Data
6 19 (41.30%) Retail
7 18 (39.13%) Data Analysis
7 18 (39.13%) Smart Meter
7 18 (39.13%) Kimball Methodology
7 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
7 18 (39.13%) Data Structures
7 18 (39.13%) Data Modelling
8 13 (28.26%) OO
8 13 (28.26%) C++
8 13 (28.26%) Java
8 13 (28.26%) HDFS
9 12 (26.09%) Logical Data Model
9 12 (26.09%) Physical Data Model
9 12 (26.09%) Data Architecture
9 12 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
9 12 (26.09%) QA
9 12 (26.09%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (26.09%) UML
9 12 (26.09%) ERwin
9 12 (26.09%) Service Delivery
10 11 (23.91%) Internet
10 11 (23.91%) Perl
10 11 (23.91%) HTML
10 11 (23.91%) JUnit

R
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) SPSS
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.35%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) NoSQL
2 20 (43.48%) Big Data
3 11 (23.91%) HBase
4 6 (13.04%) DataStage
4 6 (13.04%) GIS
4 6 (13.04%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (13.04%) QualityStage
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.70%) QlikView
7 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (4.35%) Power BI
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.17%) MySQL
9 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) ERwin
2 11 (23.91%) JUnit
2 11 (23.91%) TestNG
General
1 19 (41.30%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Data Modeller
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Linux Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Agile Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Data Scientist
6 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) CSS
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
1 11 (23.91%) JSP
1 11 (23.91%) POSIX
1 11 (23.91%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) MFC
3 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Data Structures
1 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
1 18 (39.13%) Smart Meter
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.04%) Data Extraction
3 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) SCADA
4 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Economics
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Data Analysis
1 18 (39.13%) Data Modelling
1 18 (39.13%) Kimball Methodology
2 13 (28.26%) OO
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Architecture
3 12 (26.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (26.09%) Logical Data Model
3 12 (26.09%) Physical Data Model
3 12 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.09%) UML
4 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (23.91%) SDLC
5 9 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (19.57%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) Data Management
7 7 (15.22%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (13.04%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) Python
3 13 (28.26%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 11 (23.91%) Perl
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) ESRI
2 6 (13.04%) Tableau
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.17%) Google