The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 76 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.13% - 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -8.60%
R
South Wales

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
373 273 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.74% 40.44% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 244 236
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,466 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Pandas
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau