The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - 119 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
855 1266 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.14% 69.41% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1137 955
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

R
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

R Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (81.25%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) C++
5 8 (50.00%) C
5 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 8 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (43.75%) Analytics
6 7 (43.75%) PhD
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SAS
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (25.00%) QlikView
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (25.00%) Tableau
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (18.75%) REST
9 3 (18.75%) Open Source
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) PHP
9 3 (18.75%) XML
10 2 (12.50%) XSLT
10 2 (12.50%) Linux

R
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (25.00%) QlikView
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Research Scientist
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) XML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) XSLT
2 2 (12.50%) RSS
2 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 2 (12.50%) XML-RPC
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) NumPy
3 1 (6.25%) Twisted
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Statistics
6 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) RDF
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) C
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (18.75%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) XPath
7 2 (12.50%) SPARQL
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) PHP5
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Tableau
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian