The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 50 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.19% - 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £29,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
194 168 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 53.15% 55.45% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 170 153 168
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

R
Salary Trend in Devon

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

R Salary Trend in Devon

R
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 6 £29,000 -
R
South West

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Statistics
2 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) MATLAB
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) SPSS
4 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) SciPy
5 5 (35.71%) NumPy
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
6 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (28.57%) SAS
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) XML

R
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (28.57%) SAS
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) SPSS
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) Clementine
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Data Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) SPSS Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SciPy
1 5 (35.71%) NumPy
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Statistics
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
1 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) B2C
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) MATLAB
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Sage