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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / South East
Rank 289 343 401
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +58
Permanent jobs citing R 102 112 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.09% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 46
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,166 £40,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
7525 10232 9948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.20% 52.53% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6573 9047 8608
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +52 34 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Oxfordshire +35 26 £57,500 +43.75% 7
Kent - 12 £43,500 - 1
Surrey +16 10 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Hampshire +1 9 £35,000 -36.36%
West Sussex +13 4 £50,000 +51.51%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £60,000 +84.61%
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for R.

1 93 (53.14%) Python
2 91 (52.00%) SQL
3 71 (40.57%) Degree
4 68 (38.86%) Machine Learning
5 66 (37.71%) Analytics
6 55 (31.43%) C++
7 54 (30.86%) MATLAB
8 48 (27.43%) Software Engineering
9 46 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (24.00%) Mathematics
10 42 (24.00%) Big Data
11 41 (23.43%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (22.86%) Hadoop
13 39 (22.29%) C#
13 39 (22.29%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (21.71%) PhD
14 38 (21.71%) Algorithms
15 36 (20.57%) Java
16 35 (20.00%) Tableau
17 34 (19.43%) SAS
18 31 (17.71%) Marketing
19 30 (17.14%) .NET
20 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
20 29 (16.57%) Visualisation
21 28 (16.00%) Statistics
22 24 (13.71%) Statistical Modelling
23 22 (12.57%) Computer Science
24 21 (12.00%) STL
24 21 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 21 (12.00%) Signal Processing

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (19.43%) SAS
2 18 (10.29%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.57%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) GNU Octave
2 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.43%) SPSS
4 3 (1.71%) MS Office
5 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.57%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.71%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) MVNO
2 6 (3.43%) Internet
3 5 (2.86%) LAN
4 2 (1.14%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.57%) CTI
5 1 (0.57%) VPN
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.00%) Big Data
2 40 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 20 (11.43%) QlikView
4 19 (10.86%) SQL Server
5 18 (10.29%) Power BI
6 16 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (8.57%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.86%) Data Mining
9 11 (6.29%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.71%) Spotfire
11 8 (4.57%) MongoDB
11 8 (4.57%) MySQL
12 7 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (3.43%) HBase
13 6 (3.43%) RDBMS
14 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (2.29%) Base SAS
15 4 (2.29%) PowerPivot
16 3 (1.71%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Selenium
1 3 (1.71%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.14%) JUnit
2 2 (1.14%) NUnit
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.14%) TestNG
2 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Moq
3 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (17.71%) Marketing
2 19 (10.86%) Finance
3 13 (7.43%) Retail
4 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.43%) Games
7 5 (2.86%) Banking
7 5 (2.86%) Interactive Media
7 5 (2.86%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.71%) Advertising
9 2 (1.14%) Law
9 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (24.00%) Data Scientist
2 36 (20.57%) Developer
3 29 (16.57%) Analyst
4 22 (12.57%) Research Engineer
5 21 (12.00%) Computer Engineer
5 21 (12.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 14 (8.00%) Architect
7 11 (6.29%) Data Architect
7 11 (6.29%) Insight Analyst
8 10 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 9 (5.14%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.57%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.00%) Data Analytics Architect
11 7 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.43%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.43%) Consultant
12 6 (3.43%) Data Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Graduate
13 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.14%) .NET
2 21 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (12.00%) OpenCV
2 21 (12.00%) STL
3 16 (9.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.86%) Node.js
5 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.00%) CSS
6 7 (4.00%) HTML
7 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (2.86%) Kafka
9 4 (2.29%) Ajax
9 4 (2.29%) jQuery
9 4 (2.29%) JSON
9 4 (2.29%) Torch
10 3 (1.71%) Lucene
10 3 (1.71%) MEAN Stack
10 3 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (1.71%) React
10 3 (1.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 41 (23.43%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (21.71%) Algorithms
4 29 (16.57%) Visualisation
5 28 (16.00%) Statistics
6 22 (12.57%) Computer Science
7 16 (9.14%) Physics
8 12 (6.86%) User Experience
9 8 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (4.57%) Credit Risk
10 7 (4.00%) Data Extraction
11 6 (3.43%) Data Structures
11 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
12 5 (2.86%) Online Games
12 5 (2.86%) Social Media
13 4 (2.29%) Data Integration
13 4 (2.29%) Informatics
13 4 (2.29%) Neural Network
14 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
15 2 (1.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.86%) Linux
2 10 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (0.57%) MVS
3 1 (0.57%) Unix
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.86%) Machine Learning
2 66 (37.71%) Analytics
3 48 (27.43%) Software Engineering
4 46 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (22.29%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (13.71%) Statistical Modelling
7 21 (12.00%) Computer Vision
7 21 (12.00%) Signal Processing
8 18 (10.29%) Data Analysis
9 17 (9.71%) Predictive Modelling
10 15 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (8.57%) Presales
10 15 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
11 14 (8.00%) Data Analytics
12 13 (7.43%) SDLC
13 12 (6.86%) Customer Analytics
14 11 (6.29%) OO
14 11 (6.29%) Web Analytics
15 10 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 93 (53.14%) Python
2 91 (52.00%) SQL
3 55 (31.43%) C++
4 54 (30.86%) MATLAB
5 39 (22.29%) C#
6 36 (20.57%) Java
7 18 (10.29%) Scala
8 15 (8.57%) T-SQL
9 13 (7.43%) VBA
10 12 (6.86%) C
10 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
11 11 (6.29%) PL/SQL
12 10 (5.71%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.43%) Perl
14 5 (2.86%) F#
15 4 (2.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (2.29%) VB
16 3 (1.71%) Julia
16 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (40.57%) Degree
2 38 (21.71%) PhD
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.71%) CEH
4 3 (1.71%) MCP
4 3 (1.71%) MCSE
4 3 (1.71%) MCTS
5 1 (0.57%) CCNP
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.57%) CISSP
5 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.57%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) HDFS
2 4 (2.29%) Docker
3 3 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.71%) Puppet
3 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.57%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (20.00%) Tableau
2 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.86%) Oracle
4 17 (9.71%) IBM
5 12 (6.86%) Teradata
6 7 (4.00%) Adobe
7 5 (2.86%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.86%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.29%) Alteryx
8 4 (2.29%) Google
9 3 (1.71%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.71%) Informatica
9 3 (1.71%) MapR
9 3 (1.71%) Netezza
9 3 (1.71%) SAP
10 2 (1.14%) F5
10 2 (1.14%) HP
10 2 (1.14%) Omniture
10 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.57%) Dell
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
University of Surrey
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
University of Surrey
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
University of Surrey
Salary: £39,324- up to £55,000
Posted: 8 days ago