The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 64 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% - 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
222 202 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.92% 40.24% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 188 186 238
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

R
Salary Trend in Slough

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

R Salary Trend in Slough

R
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Slough region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Slough

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (60.00%) Tableau
2 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Logistic Regression
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) scikit-learn
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) HDFS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Munging
3 2 (40.00%) Pandas

R
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SciPy
1 2 (40.00%) NumPy
1 2 (40.00%) Pandas
1 2 (40.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Logistic Regression
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Munging
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Tableau