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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 106 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% - 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
952 1223 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 58.66% 66.32% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1088 765
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Bristol

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for R.

1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) Analytics
4 8 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) SAS
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (29.17%) Data Analytics
5 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
5 7 (29.17%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (29.17%) Tableau
5 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
6 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 6 (25.00%) Apache Pig
6 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) C#
7 5 (20.83%) Perl
7 5 (20.83%) CHAID
7 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
7 5 (20.83%) Cluster Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
7 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Ruby
7 5 (20.83%) Big Data
7 5 (20.83%) Natural Language Processing

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) SAS
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SPSS
2 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (16.67%) HBase
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) SQLite
4 2 (8.33%) Mahout
4 2 (8.33%) QlikView
4 2 (8.33%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Data Quality Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 3 (12.50%) Physics
6 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (4.17%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (29.17%) Data Analytics
3 7 (29.17%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) CHAID
4 5 (20.83%) Cluster Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 4 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 4 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) CRD IV
2 2 (8.33%) EMIR
2 2 (8.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
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