The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 58 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing R 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.76% 0.81% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +65.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 396 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 55.11% 53.44% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 273 332 338
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,800 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

R
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

R Salary Trend in Cardiff

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) Statistical Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) Pandas
4 3 (37.50%) Econometrics
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
4 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Mahout
4 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Spotfire
4 3 (37.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Mahout
4 3 (37.50%) QlikView
4 3 (37.50%) Spotfire
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
1 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Pandas
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Econometrics
2 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Radware
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware