The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 152 146 147
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing R 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.043% 0.080% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.086% 0.15% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £62,500 £44,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.24% +70.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
R
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1365 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.94% 54.45% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1106 1127
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

R
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

R Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

R
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
St Albans -16 1 £62,500 +41.24%
R
East of England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) PhD
1 7 (87.50%) Data Mining
1 7 (87.50%) Statistics
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (75.00%) SAS
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) SPSS
3 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Econometrics
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Neural Network
3 5 (62.50%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (62.50%) Economics
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) CPLEX
3 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) SAS
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SPSS
2 5 (62.50%) CPLEX
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Data Mining
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Text Mining
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Data Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Statistics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Neural Network
3 5 (62.50%) Economics
3 5 (62.50%) Applied Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Informatics
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
3 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 5 (62.50%) Chemistry
3 5 (62.50%) Psychology
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Econometrics
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Logistic Regression
3 5 (62.50%) Cluster Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Linear Regression
3 5 (62.50%) Database Theory
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database Theory
3 5 (62.50%) Bayesian Methods
3 5 (62.50%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Markov Chain
3 5 (62.50%) Factor Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Structural Equation Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Gibbs Sampling
3 5 (62.50%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Clojure
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) PhD
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
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