The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
R
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
370 361 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.68% 52.62% 59.98%
Number of salaries quoted 349 321 455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

R
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

R Salary Trend in Leicestershire

R
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Digital
1 2 (100.00%) Head of E-Commerce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree