The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 67 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing R 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,125 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% +10.58%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 291 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.59% 53.01% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 270 246 171
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
South Wales

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago