The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 398 422 430
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs citing R 41 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.051% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +28.27%
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10035 10678 11392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.87% 49.72% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8413 9343 10145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

R
Salary Trend in the South East

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

R Salary Trend in the South East

R
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

R Salary Histogram in the South East

R
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Oxfordshire +33 20 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £41,750 - 1
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 2 £57,500 -28.12% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,000 -
East Sussex -10 1 £35,000 -12.50%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (58.33%) Analytics
2 33 (55.00%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (35.00%) Python
6 19 (31.67%) Oracle
7 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
8 16 (26.67%) C++
9 15 (25.00%) Perl
9 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (25.00%) Statistics
10 14 (23.33%) Degree
10 14 (23.33%) ETL
10 14 (23.33%) Cognos
10 14 (23.33%) Business Objects
10 14 (23.33%) MATLAB
11 13 (21.67%) UNIX
11 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (21.67%) Data Analysis
12 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
12 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 12 (20.00%) DB2
13 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
13 11 (18.33%) Linux
13 11 (18.33%) Toad
13 11 (18.33%) RDBMS
13 11 (18.33%) HP
13 11 (18.33%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (18.33%) DataStage

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (15.00%) SAS
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.67%) Lync
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) SPSS
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) H.323
3 1 (1.67%) PBX
3 1 (1.67%) PSTN
3 1 (1.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (20.00%) DB2
4 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle ODI
5 11 (18.33%) RDBMS
5 11 (18.33%) DataStage
5 11 (18.33%) SQLPlus
6 9 (15.00%) MySQL
7 7 (11.67%) Data Mining
8 5 (8.33%) Big Data
9 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
9 4 (6.67%) QlikView
10 3 (5.00%) Pentaho
10 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
10 3 (5.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Toad
1 11 (18.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.67%) NUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Test Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Research Scientist
5 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 4 (6.67%) XML Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Research Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Statistical Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) REST
2 6 (10.00%) JSON
2 6 (10.00%) NumPy
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (8.33%) XML
3 5 (8.33%) CSS3
3 5 (8.33%) Pandas
4 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.67%) XSLT
4 4 (6.67%) RSS
4 4 (6.67%) XML Schema
4 4 (6.67%) Zend Framework
4 4 (6.67%) SOAP
4 4 (6.67%) XML-RPC
4 4 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.00%) LAMP
5 3 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (3.33%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.00%) Statistics
3 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 11 (18.33%) Mainframe
5 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (15.00%) Open Source
6 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (3.33%) Social Media
8 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.33%) Chemistry
8 2 (3.33%) Biology
8 2 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.33%) User Experience
9 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.67%) Physics
9 1 (1.67%) CMDB
9 1 (1.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) UNIX
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Analytics
2 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (23.33%) ETL
4 13 (21.67%) Data Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) Validation
5 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
5 11 (18.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 11 (18.33%) Test Management
5 11 (18.33%) Data Validation
6 8 (13.33%) OO
7 6 (10.00%) MVC
7 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.67%) RDF
9 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.67%) SOA
9 4 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Python
3 16 (26.67%) C++
4 15 (25.00%) Perl
5 14 (23.33%) MATLAB
6 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
7 9 (15.00%) Java
8 7 (11.67%) C
9 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.33%) PHP
10 5 (8.33%) Ruby
11 4 (6.67%) XPath
11 4 (6.67%) SPARQL
11 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.33%) VBA
12 2 (3.33%) C#
13 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) PhD
3 3 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) WSUS
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle
2 14 (23.33%) Business Objects
2 14 (23.33%) Cognos
3 11 (18.33%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) Google
5 4 (6.67%) Zend
6 3 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 2 (3.33%) Coremetrics
7 2 (3.33%) Omniture
8 1 (1.67%) Norkom
8 1 (1.67%) Siemens
8 1 (1.67%) BT
8 1 (1.67%) EMC
8 1 (1.67%) Minitab
8 1 (1.67%) Mitel
8 1 (1.67%) Alterian
8 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
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