The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +24.00%
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
256 237 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.17% 62.70% 68.03%
Number of salaries quoted 232 223 242
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,490
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL