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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 413 427 435
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing R 30 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.072% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.15% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +24.00%
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
10122 10244 11275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.31% 48.91% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8451 9032 10015
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 2 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 2 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 +8 8 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex - 6 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire -3 5 £38,500 -77.35% 1
Surrey -15 5 £40,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -4 2 £57,500 -28.12%
East Sussex -19 2 £31,250 -21.87% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 41 (66.13%) Analytics
2 37 (59.68%) SQL
3 31 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (46.77%) Statistics
5 28 (45.16%) Python
6 20 (32.26%) Marketing
7 19 (30.65%) Java
8 17 (27.42%) Google
9 16 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (25.81%) Oracle
9 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
9 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
10 15 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (22.58%) WebTrends
11 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 14 (22.58%) VBA
11 14 (22.58%) Electronics
11 14 (22.58%) SEO
11 14 (22.58%) Google Analytics
11 14 (22.58%) Coremetrics
11 14 (22.58%) Omniture
11 14 (22.58%) Web Development
11 14 (22.58%) Business Development
11 14 (22.58%) User Experience
11 14 (22.58%) Social Media
12 12 (19.35%) Degree
12 12 (19.35%) MATLAB
12 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
13 11 (17.74%) C++

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) SPSS
3 1 (1.61%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (22.58%) WebTrends
1 14 (22.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.61%) MPLS
2 1 (1.61%) H.323
2 1 (1.61%) PBX
2 1 (1.61%) PSTN
2 1 (1.61%) SMTP
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (14.52%) DB2
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.90%) DataStage
4 8 (12.90%) SQLPlus
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (11.29%) Data Mining
5 7 (11.29%) Big Data
6 6 (9.68%) MySQL
7 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
8 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.84%) QlikView
9 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
9 3 (4.84%) HBase
10 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Toad
1 8 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.61%) NUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (32.26%) Marketing
2 14 (22.58%) Electronics
3 5 (8.06%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) Research Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) Insight Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Research Scientist
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Graduate
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) NumPy
2 4 (6.45%) CSS3
2 4 (6.45%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 4 (6.45%) Pandas
3 3 (4.84%) LAMP
3 3 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (3.23%) JSON
4 2 (3.23%) JDBC
4 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.23%) Google Closure
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.61%) OLE
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (46.77%) Statistics
3 14 (22.58%) Social Media
3 14 (22.58%) User Experience
4 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
5 8 (12.90%) Mainframe
6 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
7 4 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.23%) Physics
8 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
8 2 (3.23%) Biology
8 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.61%) CMDB
9 1 (1.61%) Blog
9 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) UNIX
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (66.13%) Analytics
2 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
2 16 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (22.58%) SEO
4 14 (22.58%) Web Development
4 14 (22.58%) Business Development
5 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) ETL
6 8 (12.90%) Validation
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) Test Management
6 8 (12.90%) Data Validation
6 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
7 7 (11.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (11.29%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) TDD
9 4 (6.45%) OOP
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.84%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) Python
3 19 (30.65%) Java
4 14 (22.58%) VBA
5 12 (19.35%) MATLAB
6 11 (17.74%) C++
7 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.68%) Perl
9 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.45%) Ruby
11 3 (4.84%) C
12 2 (3.23%) C#
12 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) PhD
3 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Docker
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) WSUS
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Google
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle
3 14 (22.58%) Coremetrics
3 14 (22.58%) Omniture
4 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
4 11 (17.74%) Cognos
5 8 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) Siemens
8 1 (1.61%) BT
8 1 (1.61%) Minitab
8 1 (1.61%) Mitel
8 1 (1.61%) Alterian
8 1 (1.61%) Norkom
8 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.61%) Polycom
8 1 (1.61%) SmartFocus
8 1 (1.61%) New Relic
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience + 10% bonus + pension contribution
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