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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 137 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing R 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +24.00%
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
1079 1126 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.41% 56.24% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 889 944 1274
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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
Watford - 1 £38,500 -
R
East of England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) DTS
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

R
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle