The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - 84 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
R
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
420 640 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.34% 70.56% 57.35%
Number of salaries quoted 360 586 509
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

R
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

R Salary Trend in Oxford

R
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (70.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Perl
4 6 (60.00%) PhD
4 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) SAS
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) QlikView
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods

R
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Research Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau