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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 86 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.90% - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £37,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
R
South East

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
603 651 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 60.24% 54.66% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 538 570 496
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £35,000 -
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Base SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Linear Regression
5 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
7 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 2 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Physics
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse

R
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Base SAS
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Pricing Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Market Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Pricing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Linear Regression
2 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) CHAID
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Alterian
Kent
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