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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - 118 125
Permanent jobs citing R 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.58% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.85% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £42,500 £28,073
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.39%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.86%
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
854 1178 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.44% 68.37% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1098 926
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics

R
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Research Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD