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 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 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing R 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.49% 0.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £43,125 £49,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1052 1162 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.77% 56.88% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1033 951
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 April 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Bristol

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) Python
1 12 (70.59%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) Data Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
4 8 (47.06%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Statistics
5 7 (41.18%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Big Data
6 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (35.29%) SAS
6 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (29.41%) SPSS
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
8 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
8 4 (23.53%) Functional Programming
8 4 (23.53%) Apache Pig
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (35.29%) SAS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Pig
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SPSS
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematica
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
3 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 4 (23.53%) HBase
3 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQLite
4 3 (17.65%) OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Data Scientist
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Excel Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Insight Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) D3.js
4 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
4 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
2 7 (41.18%) Statistics
3 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
5 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (11.76%) Neural Network
6 2 (11.76%) Physics
7 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) Data Analytics
3 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
4 8 (47.06%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Functional Programming
6 4 (23.53%) MapReduce
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (17.65%) Data Munging
7 3 (17.65%) Linear Algebra
7 3 (17.65%) Office Automation
8 2 (11.76%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) F#
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) CRD IV
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) EMIR
1 1 (5.88%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
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