The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 235 232 286
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +54
Permanent jobs citing R 16 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.24% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.42% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +24.00%
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3894 4047 5402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.21% 56.54% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3631 4740
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

R
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

R Salary Trend in the East of England

R
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hertfordshire -13 5 £38,500 -
Essex - 1 £38,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (63.89%) Analytics
2 22 (61.11%) Statistics
3 21 (58.33%) Python
4 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 20 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (52.78%) Degree
5 19 (52.78%) Mathematics
6 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
7 16 (44.44%) Physics
8 13 (36.11%) Open Source
8 13 (36.11%) Java
8 13 (36.11%) C
8 13 (36.11%) SAS
9 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (27.78%) Visualisation
11 9 (25.00%) PhD
11 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
12 8 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
12 8 (22.22%) C++
13 7 (19.44%) Perl
13 7 (19.44%) MATLAB
13 7 (19.44%) Project Management
13 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (19.44%) Marketing
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (19.44%) Bioinformatics
14 6 (16.67%) Ruby
14 6 (16.67%) Tableau
14 6 (16.67%) Finance

R
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (36.11%) SAS
2 4 (11.11%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SPSS
1 5 (13.89%) Mathematica
2 2 (5.56%) S-PLUS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
3 5 (13.89%) QlikView
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) DTS
4 2 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 4 (11.11%) Statistician
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Marketing Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) POSIX
1 5 (13.89%) HTML5
1 5 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) MDX
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Statistics
2 20 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (52.78%) Mathematics
4 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
5 16 (44.44%) Physics
6 13 (36.11%) Open Source
7 10 (27.78%) Visualisation
8 5 (13.89%) Informatics
9 4 (11.11%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (11.11%) GIS
10 2 (5.56%) Life Science
11 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
11 1 (2.78%) Economics
11 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Analytics
2 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 8 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (13.89%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.89%) OOD
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.89%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.89%) Memory Management
6 5 (13.89%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Knowledge Discovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Python
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) C
4 8 (22.22%) C++
5 7 (19.44%) Perl
5 7 (19.44%) MATLAB
6 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 5 (13.89%) Golang
7 5 (13.89%) Scala
7 5 (13.89%) Haskell
8 4 (11.11%) C#
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) CDISC
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Tableau
2 4 (11.11%) ESRI
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.78%) Talend
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago