The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 132 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £53,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
R
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
777 965 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.63% 41.33% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 637 794 773
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

R
Salary Trend in Reading

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

R Salary Trend in Reading

R
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Reading

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Local Government
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

R
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (57.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) BODI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Support
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Voice Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Voice Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) MODAF
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCIE
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau