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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 134 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 0.056% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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
1228 904 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 64.16% 50.64% 60.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 759 885
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £53,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
4 6 (35.29%) Big Data
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
5 5 (29.41%) Sqoop
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
5 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (29.41%) SAS
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Law
6 4 (23.53%) Legal
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (23.53%) Document Management
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (29.41%) Apache Pig
1 5 (29.41%) SAS
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) Sqoop
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
2 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Law
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Document Management
4 3 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Cluster Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) CHAID
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) LexisNexis
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