The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £49,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
R
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1162 1121 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.88% 55.72% 67.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 950 1094
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

R
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

R Salary Trend in Bristol

R
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Bristol

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (69.23%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Hive
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Flume
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Pig
2 5 (38.46%) Sqoop
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
3 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) SAS
4 3 (23.08%) SPSS
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (38.46%) Apache Pig
1 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
2 3 (23.08%) SAS
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Apache Hive
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
1 5 (38.46%) Sqoop
2 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
3 2 (15.38%) Clementine
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Architect
4 2 (15.38%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modeller
4 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) RAD
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft