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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 332 376 423
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +47
Permanent jobs citing R 105 91 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.91% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 82 35
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
9675 9972 10770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.00% 48.62% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8602 8599 9113
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxfordshire +31 42 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Buckinghamshire - 14 £30,000 -
Surrey +15 13 £47,500 +25.00%
Hampshire -17 13 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Berkshire +3 4 £52,500 +10.52%
East Sussex - 4 £70,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 - 1
Kent -3 1 £65,000 +52.94%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South East region with a requirement for R.

1 117 (55.45%) Python
2 97 (45.97%) C++
3 83 (39.34%) SQL
4 78 (36.97%) Software Engineering
5 75 (35.55%) Machine Learning
6 70 (33.18%) Algorithms
7 64 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (27.01%) Java
9 54 (25.59%) C#
9 54 (25.59%) Big Data
10 51 (24.17%) MATLAB
11 48 (22.75%) Hadoop
12 47 (22.27%) Analytics
13 46 (21.80%) Degree
14 44 (20.85%) Linux
15 42 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (19.43%) PhD
17 37 (17.54%) Perl
18 35 (16.59%) Microsoft
19 34 (16.11%) MySQL
20 33 (15.64%) Windows
21 32 (15.17%) STL
21 32 (15.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 30 (14.22%) C
22 30 (14.22%) OO
23 29 (13.74%) Mathematics
24 28 (13.27%) Finance
24 28 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
25 27 (12.80%) Statistics
26 26 (12.32%) Scrum

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 26 (12.32%) SAS
2 23 (10.90%) Apache Spark
3 21 (9.95%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.74%) Apache
5 7 (3.32%) Apache Pig
5 7 (3.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.37%) JBoss
7 3 (1.42%) IIS
7 3 (1.42%) nginx
7 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.06%) GNU Octave
3 8 (3.79%) MS Office
4 6 (2.84%) Mathematica
5 4 (1.90%) Maple
5 4 (1.90%) SPSS
6 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.90%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.64%) Internet
2 11 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.84%) BIG-IP
3 6 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (2.37%) Network Security
5 3 (1.42%) DNS
5 3 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.47%) AMQP
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.47%) LDAP
6 1 (0.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.59%) Big Data
2 48 (22.75%) Hadoop
3 34 (16.11%) MySQL
4 26 (12.32%) Data Mining
5 21 (9.95%) Relational Database
6 20 (9.48%) SQL Server
7 17 (8.06%) NoSQL
8 12 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (5.21%) Apache Hive
10 10 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.79%) HBase
11 8 (3.79%) Spotfire
12 7 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.84%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.84%) RDBMS
14 5 (2.37%) QlikView
15 4 (1.90%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.21%) Clang
2 11 (5.21%) GCC
3 9 (4.27%) Vagrant
4 8 (3.79%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.84%) Subversion
6 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.90%) JUnit
6 4 (1.90%) TestNG
7 3 (1.42%) Selenium
8 2 (0.95%) Grunt
8 2 (0.95%) gulp
8 2 (0.95%) NCrunch
8 2 (0.95%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.95%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.47%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.47%) CMake
9 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (13.27%) Finance
2 22 (10.43%) Marketing
3 15 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.16%) Retail
5 12 (5.69%) Automotive
6 11 (5.21%) Aerospace
7 9 (4.27%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.79%) Electronics
9 7 (3.32%) Games
10 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.90%) Russian Language
11 3 (1.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (30.33%) Developer
2 38 (18.01%) Data Scientist
3 28 (13.27%) Software Engineer
4 20 (9.48%) Research Engineer
5 17 (8.06%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.58%) C++ Developer
7 15 (7.11%) Analyst
7 15 (7.11%) Linux Developer
8 13 (6.16%) Computer Engineer
8 13 (6.16%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) Architect
9 11 (5.21%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (5.21%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 9 (4.27%) Data Analyst
10 9 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Programmer
11 8 (3.79%) Graduate
11 8 (3.79%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 32 (15.17%) STL
2 25 (11.85%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (9.95%) XML
4 20 (9.48%) .NET
5 18 (8.53%) OpenCV
6 17 (8.06%) Natural Language Processing
7 15 (7.11%) HTML
8 13 (6.16%) AngularJS
8 13 (6.16%) Lucene
9 11 (5.21%) XML Schema
10 9 (4.27%) CSS
10 9 (4.27%) JSP
11 8 (3.79%) Web Services
12 7 (3.32%) Kafka
13 6 (2.84%) Cascading
13 6 (2.84%) D3.js
13 6 (2.84%) MSMQ
14 5 (2.37%) EJB
14 5 (2.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (33.18%) Algorithms
2 42 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (13.74%) Mathematics
4 27 (12.80%) Statistics
5 17 (8.06%) Computer Science
6 16 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (7.58%) Visualisation
7 15 (7.11%) Physics
8 14 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (5.69%) Neural Network
10 9 (4.27%) User Experience
11 7 (3.32%) Data Structures
12 6 (2.84%) Mobile App
12 6 (2.84%) Private Cloud
12 6 (2.84%) Public Cloud
13 5 (2.37%) Internet of Things
13 5 (2.37%) Verilog
13 5 (2.37%) VHDL
14 4 (1.90%) Cybercrime
14 4 (1.90%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.85%) Linux
2 33 (15.64%) Windows
3 11 (5.21%) Unix
4 5 (2.37%) Android
4 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.97%) Software Engineering
2 75 (35.55%) Machine Learning
3 64 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (22.27%) Analytics
5 30 (14.22%) OO
6 26 (12.32%) Scrum
7 25 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (11.85%) Open Source
8 24 (11.37%) Data Analytics
8 24 (11.37%) Signal Processing
9 22 (10.43%) SDLC
10 17 (8.06%) Computer Vision
10 17 (8.06%) OOP
11 16 (7.58%) Big Data Analytics
12 15 (7.11%) Data Analysis
12 15 (7.11%) Statistical Modelling
13 14 (6.64%) Information Retrieval
13 14 (6.64%) Statistical Analysis
14 13 (6.16%) Predictive Modelling
14 13 (6.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 117 (55.45%) Python
2 97 (45.97%) C++
3 83 (39.34%) SQL
4 57 (27.01%) Java
5 54 (25.59%) C#
6 51 (24.17%) MATLAB
7 37 (17.54%) Perl
8 30 (14.22%) C
9 15 (7.11%) JavaScript
10 13 (6.16%) Scala
11 9 (4.27%) Ruby
11 9 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.79%) VB
13 7 (3.32%) VBA
14 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.84%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.90%) F#
15 4 (1.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (21.80%) Degree
2 41 (19.43%) PhD
3 14 (6.64%) CISSP
4 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.84%) MCP
5 6 (2.84%) MCSE
5 6 (2.84%) MCTS
6 5 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.95%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.64%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.79%) HIPAA
2 8 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.74%) Docker
2 9 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.37%) HDFS
4 3 (1.42%) Postfix
5 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 28 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (9.48%) StatsD
3 10 (4.74%) Puppet
4 7 (3.32%) logstash
5 6 (2.84%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.90%) Ansible
7 1 (0.47%) Ambari
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.47%) Oozie
Vendors
1 35 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.16%) Oracle
3 11 (5.21%) Tableau
4 10 (4.74%) Cloudera
4 10 (4.74%) Hortonworks
4 10 (4.74%) IBM
4 10 (4.74%) SAP
5 7 (3.32%) Google
6 6 (2.84%) F5
6 6 (2.84%) HP
6 6 (2.84%) New Relic
6 6 (2.84%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.84%) Teradata
7 4 (1.90%) ESRI
7 4 (1.90%) Jaspersoft
7 4 (1.90%) VMware
8 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.95%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.47%) Pega
10 1 (0.47%) Telerik
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