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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 139 144 134
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing R 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.092% 0.20% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.39% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £63,750 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
940 1029 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.34% 50.71% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 803 780 881
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £62,500 -
R
East of England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) MDX
3 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) Flink
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Linear Regression
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) HBase
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) Mahout
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (25.00%) Game Theory
4 1 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Cascading

R
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
1 1 (25.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Flink
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) HBase
3 1 (25.00%) Mahout
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) Cascading
2 1 (25.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Game Theory
4 1 (25.00%) Linear Regression
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Learning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau