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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 111 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.22% - 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
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
794 973 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.49% 61.58% 55.98%
Number of salaries quoted 698 824 942
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 3 £50,000 -
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 21 (77.78%) Python
2 20 (74.07%) Perl
3 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (59.26%) C++
5 15 (55.56%) Data Analysis
5 15 (55.56%) Analytics
6 14 (51.85%) Algorithms
6 14 (51.85%) Statistical Modelling
6 14 (51.85%) C
6 14 (51.85%) PhD
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) MATLAB
8 7 (25.93%) REST
9 6 (22.22%) Open Source
9 6 (22.22%) MVC
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) PHP
9 6 (22.22%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) RSS
10 5 (18.52%) LDAP
10 5 (18.52%) XSLT
10 5 (18.52%) SOAP
10 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (18.52%) XML-RPC
10 5 (18.52%) Web Design
10 5 (18.52%) SOA
10 5 (18.52%) Apache
10 5 (18.52%) SPSS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) QlikView
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Research Scientist
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) XML Developer
4 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) REST
2 6 (22.22%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) RSS
3 5 (18.52%) XSLT
3 5 (18.52%) SOAP
3 5 (18.52%) XML-RPC
3 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
3 5 (18.52%) JSON
3 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) NumPy
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) CSS3
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Pandas
5 1 (3.70%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (51.85%) Algorithms
3 6 (22.22%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
5 3 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Data Analysis
1 15 (55.56%) Analytics
2 14 (51.85%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Web Design
4 5 (18.52%) SOA
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) RDF
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Bayesian Methods
6 1 (3.70%) Probability Theory
6 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Python
2 20 (74.07%) Perl
3 16 (59.26%) C++
4 14 (51.85%) C
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) MATLAB
7 6 (22.22%) PHP
8 5 (18.52%) XPath
8 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
8 5 (18.52%) SPARQL
9 2 (7.41%) Ruby
9 2 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) PhD
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Zend
2 4 (14.81%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian