The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South East / Kent
Rank 76 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.55% - 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £43,500 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 - £40,924
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
461 579 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 54.88% 52.49% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 366 500 541
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

R
Salary Trend in Kent

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

R Salary Trend in Kent

R
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

R Salary Histogram in Kent

R
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Folkestone - 8 £46,500 - 2
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for R.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Statistics
5 7 (41.18%) Data Munging
5 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
6 6 (35.29%) Statistical Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Operations Research
6 6 (35.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
7 5 (29.41%) Linear Algebra
8 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Big Data
8 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) System Testing
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) PhD
8 4 (23.53%) SAS
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) T-SQL

R
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Base SAS
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) DTS
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Data Scientist
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (5.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) AS400
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) Data Munging
3 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Statistics
4 6 (35.29%) Operations Research
4 6 (35.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) Linear Algebra
5 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) Logistic Regression
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
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