The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 49 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing R 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.99% 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £85,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
R
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
251 216 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.44% 51.18% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 240 209 192
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

R
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

R Salary Trend in Leicester

R
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Leicester

R
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for R.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) SAS
3 10 (71.43%) SPSS
3 10 (71.43%) Marketing
3 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (71.43%) Actionable Insight
4 9 (64.29%) Predictive Modelling
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Customer Segmentation
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Physics
7 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
7 3 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.14%) Hadoop

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 11 (78.57%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Data Scientist
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Actionable Insight
2 9 (64.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (57.14%) Customer Segmentation
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 3 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree