The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 128 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing R 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
856 841 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 44.93% 34.01% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 783 720 829
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Reading

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for R.

1 29 (85.29%) Degree
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) Python
3 18 (52.94%) Data Modelling
3 18 (52.94%) Data Analysis
3 18 (52.94%) Retail
3 18 (52.94%) Smart Meter
3 18 (52.94%) NoSQL
3 18 (52.94%) Big Data
3 18 (52.94%) Kimball Methodology
3 18 (52.94%) Mobile App
3 18 (52.94%) Data Structures
4 12 (35.29%) Logical Data Model
4 12 (35.29%) Physical Data Model
4 12 (35.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) QA
4 12 (35.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 12 (35.29%) Data Architecture
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 12 (35.29%) ERwin
4 12 (35.29%) C++
4 12 (35.29%) UML
4 12 (35.29%) OO
5 11 (32.35%) JBoss
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) CSS
5 11 (32.35%) JSP
5 11 (32.35%) XML

R
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (32.35%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Big Data
1 18 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) HBase
3 6 (17.65%) DataStage
3 6 (17.65%) GIS
3 6 (17.65%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (17.65%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) ERwin
2 11 (32.35%) JUnit
2 11 (32.35%) TestNG
General
1 18 (52.94%) Retail
2 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Data Modeller
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Cloud Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Linux Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Agile Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) JSP
1 11 (32.35%) POSIX
1 11 (32.35%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Data Structures
1 18 (52.94%) Mobile App
1 18 (52.94%) Smart Meter
2 6 (17.65%) Data Extraction
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) SCADA
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Data Analysis
1 18 (52.94%) Data Modelling
1 18 (52.94%) Kimball Methodology
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Data Architecture
2 12 (35.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 12 (35.29%) Logical Data Model
2 12 (35.29%) OO
2 12 (35.29%) Physical Data Model
2 12 (35.29%) Reverse Engineering
2 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 12 (35.29%) UML
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) SDLC
4 9 (26.47%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (17.65%) Data Management
5 6 (17.65%) ETL
5 6 (17.65%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C++
3 11 (32.35%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) ESRI
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Tableau
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft