The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South West / Devon
Rank 44 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing R 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.37% 3.21% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 4.11% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
239 219 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 67.13% 78.21% 61.83%
Number of salaries quoted 211 182 242
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £41,080 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -2 12 £45,000 +50.00%
R
South West

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for R.

1 30 (93.75%) MATLAB
2 24 (75.00%) Python
2 24 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (71.88%) Degree
4 22 (68.75%) Analytics
4 22 (68.75%) SAS
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
5 18 (56.25%) Java
5 18 (56.25%) C++
6 17 (53.13%) SPSS
7 14 (43.75%) PhD
7 14 (43.75%) Hadoop
7 14 (43.75%) Apache Spark
8 13 (40.63%) Statistics
8 13 (40.63%) Finance
9 12 (37.50%) Apache Hive
9 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
9 12 (37.50%) Scala
9 12 (37.50%) Machine Learning
9 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
9 12 (37.50%) Apache Pig
10 10 (31.25%) Algorithms
11 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (25.00%) Operations Research
11 8 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
11 8 (25.00%) Logistics
12 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
13 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
14 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (15.63%) Apple

R
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 22 (68.75%) SAS
2 14 (43.75%) Apache Spark
3 12 (37.50%) Apache Pig
4 4 (12.50%) Jupyter
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Hadoop
2 12 (37.50%) Apache Hive
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Data Scientist
2 6 (18.75%) Programmer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Quality Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (40.63%) Statistics
3 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (31.25%) Algorithms
5 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 3 (9.38%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Analytics
2 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
2 12 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.00%) Logistics
3 8 (25.00%) Operations Research
3 8 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) MATLAB
2 24 (75.00%) Python
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 18 (56.25%) C++
4 18 (56.25%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) Scala
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 14 (43.75%) PhD
3 2 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Apple