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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 382 416 435
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 62 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 55 29 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,874 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
10346 11569 11275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.65% 49.14% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8845 9985 9867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Surrey - 19 £45,000 -
Hampshire +3 13 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Kent - 8 £37,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 6 £85,000 +25.92% 6
East Sussex -13 6 £35,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £32,500 +8.33%
Middlesex +13 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £31,250 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 71 (58.68%) Analytics
2 62 (51.24%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (42.15%) SQL
4 47 (38.84%) SAS
5 42 (34.71%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (33.88%) Tableau
7 38 (31.40%) Degree
8 37 (30.58%) Python
9 35 (28.93%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (28.93%) QlikView
10 34 (28.10%) Visualisation
11 31 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (25.62%) Big Data
12 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
12 30 (24.79%) Oracle
13 29 (23.97%) SPSS
13 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (23.14%) SQL Server
15 27 (22.31%) Scrum
16 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 25 (20.66%) Mathematics
17 25 (20.66%) Predictive Analytics
18 24 (19.83%) Machine Learning
19 23 (19.01%) Kimball Methodology
19 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
19 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
20 22 (18.18%) .NET
20 22 (18.18%) Neural Network
21 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 47 (38.84%) SAS
2 21 (17.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.13%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (23.97%) SPSS
2 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.48%) MS Office
5 2 (1.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) ADSL2+
2 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) LDAP
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) PSTN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) MPLS
2 1 (0.83%) OSPF
2 1 (0.83%) BGP-4
2 1 (0.83%) SS7
2 1 (0.83%) WebEx
2 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.93%) Data Warehouse
1 35 (28.93%) QlikView
2 31 (25.62%) Big Data
3 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (23.14%) SQL Server
5 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (17.36%) HDInsight
7 19 (15.70%) Data Mining
8 14 (11.57%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.79%) MySQL
9 7 (5.79%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (4.13%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.13%) Base SAS
10 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (3.31%) DB2
11 4 (3.31%) Spotfire
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.48%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.48%) Toad
2 3 (2.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (5.79%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Online Betting
5 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Law
6 2 (1.65%) Local Government
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (28.93%) Analyst
2 28 (23.14%) Consultant
3 22 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Consultant
4 21 (17.36%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 21 (17.36%) Business Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Data Analyst
6 18 (14.88%) Data Scientist
7 11 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
8 9 (7.44%) Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Architect
9 8 (6.61%) Insight Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 6 (4.96%) Research Scientist
11 6 (4.96%) Insight Data Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Customer Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Pricing Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Customer Insight Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.18%) .NET
2 10 (8.26%) D3.js
3 3 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.65%) SAML
4 2 (1.65%) Middleware
4 2 (1.65%) SAP BSP
4 2 (1.65%) OAuth
4 2 (1.65%) OpenID
5 1 (0.83%) REST
5 1 (0.83%) WCF
5 1 (0.83%) WPF
5 1 (0.83%) Zend Framework
5 1 (0.83%) JSON
5 1 (0.83%) SOAP
5 1 (0.83%) XML
5 1 (0.83%) XSLT
5 1 (0.83%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.83%) RSS
5 1 (0.83%) XML-RPC
5 1 (0.83%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (51.24%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (28.10%) Visualisation
3 25 (20.66%) Mathematics
4 22 (18.18%) Neural Network
5 21 (17.36%) Mobile App
6 18 (14.88%) Statistics
6 18 (14.88%) Computer Science
7 17 (14.05%) Algorithms
8 10 (8.26%) Economics
8 10 (8.26%) Open Source
9 7 (5.79%) Physics
10 6 (4.96%) Data Extraction
11 4 (3.31%) Mainframe
11 4 (3.31%) Data Integration
12 3 (2.48%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
13 2 (1.65%) Telematics
14 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
14 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Linux
2 5 (4.13%) UNIX
3 4 (3.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (58.68%) Analytics
2 42 (34.71%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (22.31%) Scrum
5 25 (20.66%) Predictive Analytics
6 24 (19.83%) Machine Learning
7 23 (19.01%) Kimball Methodology
7 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
7 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
8 21 (17.36%) Performance Management
8 21 (17.36%) Mobile Application Development
9 18 (14.88%) Statistical Modelling
10 17 (14.05%) ETL
11 14 (11.57%) Data Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
12 13 (10.74%) CHAID
13 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 11 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (8.26%) Customer Insight
15 9 (7.44%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.15%) SQL
2 37 (30.58%) Python
3 16 (13.22%) C++
3 16 (13.22%) MATLAB
4 9 (7.44%) Perl
5 8 (6.61%) Java
6 7 (5.79%) C
7 6 (4.96%) C#
8 5 (4.13%) VBA
9 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.48%) Fortran
10 2 (1.65%) ABAP
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.83%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (31.40%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.26%) PhD
3 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.31%) CCNP
4 3 (2.48%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.48%) CCIE
5 2 (1.65%) CISSP
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (3.31%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.48%) StatsD
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (33.88%) Tableau
2 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.79%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.96%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) Cisco
5 5 (4.13%) Informatica
6 4 (3.31%) IBM
6 4 (3.31%) Cognos
6 4 (3.31%) Alterian
7 3 (2.48%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) New Relic
9 1 (0.83%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.83%) Netezza
9 1 (0.83%) Zend
9 1 (0.83%) Teradata
9 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.83%) Juniper
Hampshire
Calon Partners
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65,000-75,000 + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Churchill Frank
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Churchill Frank
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Churchill Frank
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Churchill Frank
Posted: 25 days ago