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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 307 365 434
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +69
Permanent jobs citing R 121 98 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 0.97% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 106 90 27
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,700 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
9981 10084 10956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 54.15% 48.31% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8948 8658 9455
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 44 £57,500 - 2
Surrey +29 26 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Hampshire -30 23 £65,000 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire +31 10 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Berkshire +11 5 £52,500 -12.50% 1
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
Kent +3 1 £65,000 +62.50%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 116 (50.00%) Python
2 100 (43.10%) C++
3 98 (42.24%) SQL
4 76 (32.76%) Software Engineering
5 67 (28.88%) Machine Learning
6 65 (28.02%) Algorithms
6 65 (28.02%) Java
7 57 (24.57%) Degree
8 56 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (22.84%) Big Data
10 51 (21.98%) C#
11 49 (21.12%) Linux
12 45 (19.40%) MATLAB
12 45 (19.40%) Hadoop
13 44 (18.97%) Analytics
14 43 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (17.24%) Perl
16 37 (15.95%) Windows
16 37 (15.95%) OO
17 35 (15.09%) SAS
17 35 (15.09%) Finance
18 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
19 33 (14.22%) PhD
20 32 (13.79%) MySQL
20 32 (13.79%) Scrum
21 31 (13.36%) XML
22 30 (12.93%) Mathematics
23 29 (12.50%) Statistics
23 29 (12.50%) C
23 29 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

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 35 (15.09%) SAS
2 23 (9.91%) Apache Spark
3 20 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (4.74%) Apache
4 11 (4.74%) JBoss
5 9 (3.88%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.02%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.29%) IIS
8 3 (1.29%) nginx
9 2 (0.86%) Confluence
9 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.43%) PegaRULES
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.74%) GNU Octave
3 10 (4.31%) MS Office
4 6 (2.59%) Maple
4 6 (2.59%) Mathematica
5 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.29%) SPSS
7 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.02%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.76%) Internet
2 13 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.45%) Network Security
4 4 (1.72%) BIG-IP
4 4 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.29%) DNS
5 3 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.86%) AMQP
7 1 (0.43%) Firewall
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.43%) LDAP
7 1 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.84%) Big Data
2 45 (19.40%) Hadoop
3 32 (13.79%) MySQL
4 28 (12.07%) Data Mining
5 22 (9.48%) SQL Server
6 20 (8.62%) Relational Database
7 18 (7.76%) NoSQL
8 13 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (5.17%) HBase
10 11 (4.74%) Apache Hive
11 10 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (4.31%) QlikView
12 9 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
14 5 (2.16%) Spotfire
15 4 (1.72%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (1.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.74%) Clang
2 11 (4.74%) GCC
2 11 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.45%) JUnit
3 8 (3.45%) TestNG
4 7 (3.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.02%) Subversion
4 7 (3.02%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.86%) Grunt
5 2 (0.86%) gulp
5 2 (0.86%) JIRA
5 2 (0.86%) NCrunch
5 2 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.86%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.86%) Selenium
5 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.43%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (15.09%) Finance
2 19 (8.19%) Marketing
2 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.03%) Automotive
4 13 (5.60%) Retail
5 12 (5.17%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.74%) Aerospace
6 11 (4.74%) Electronics
7 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.86%) Avionics
9 2 (0.86%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (31.47%) Developer
2 37 (15.95%) Data Scientist
3 33 (14.22%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.07%) Analyst
5 19 (8.19%) Linux Developer
6 16 (6.90%) C++ Developer
6 16 (6.90%) Research Engineer
7 15 (6.47%) Software Developer
8 14 (6.03%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.60%) Data Analyst
9 13 (5.60%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.74%) C++ Software Developer
10 11 (4.74%) Cloud Developer
10 11 (4.74%) Graduate
11 10 (4.31%) Architect
11 10 (4.31%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 10 (4.31%) SAS Developer
11 10 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.88%) Programmer
13 8 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.36%) XML
2 28 (12.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 28 (12.07%) STL
3 27 (11.64%) .NET
4 24 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
5 23 (9.91%) HTML
6 18 (7.76%) Natural Language Processing
7 16 (6.90%) JSP
8 14 (6.03%) AngularJS
8 14 (6.03%) OpenCV
9 13 (5.60%) CSS
10 11 (4.74%) XML Schema
11 10 (4.31%) Lucene
12 9 (3.88%) EJB
13 8 (3.45%) JDBC
13 8 (3.45%) ODBC
13 8 (3.45%) POSIX
13 8 (3.45%) SOAP
13 8 (3.45%) Spring
13 8 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.02%) Algorithms
2 43 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.93%) Mathematics
4 29 (12.50%) Statistics
5 22 (9.48%) Computer Science
6 17 (7.33%) Physics
7 16 (6.90%) Visualisation
8 15 (6.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 15 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (3.88%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.88%) Neural Network
10 8 (3.45%) Verilog
10 8 (3.45%) VHDL
11 6 (2.59%) Cybercrime
11 6 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (2.16%) Internet of Things
12 5 (2.16%) User Experience
13 4 (1.72%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.72%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.12%) Linux
2 37 (15.95%) Windows
3 12 (5.17%) Unix
4 7 (3.02%) Android
4 7 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (32.76%) Software Engineering
2 67 (28.88%) Machine Learning
3 56 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (18.97%) Analytics
5 37 (15.95%) OO
6 32 (13.79%) Scrum
7 29 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (11.64%) SDLC
9 24 (10.34%) Open Source
10 23 (9.91%) Signal Processing
11 21 (9.05%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (8.19%) Data Analytics
12 19 (8.19%) Validation
13 18 (7.76%) Data Modelling
14 16 (6.90%) Data Analysis
15 15 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (6.47%) Statistical Modelling
16 14 (6.03%) Data Visualisation
16 14 (6.03%) Information Retrieval
16 14 (6.03%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 116 (50.00%) Python
2 100 (43.10%) C++
3 98 (42.24%) SQL
4 65 (28.02%) Java
5 51 (21.98%) C#
6 45 (19.40%) MATLAB
7 40 (17.24%) Perl
8 29 (12.50%) C
9 15 (6.47%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.60%) Scala
11 8 (3.45%) Ruby
12 7 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.02%) VBA
13 6 (2.59%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.59%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.59%) VB
14 5 (2.16%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.72%) F#
15 4 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (24.57%) Degree
2 33 (14.22%) PhD
3 13 (5.60%) CISSP
4 10 (4.31%) SAS Certification
4 10 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.31%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.72%) MCP
6 4 (1.72%) MCSE
6 4 (1.72%) MCTS
6 4 (1.72%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.60%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.45%) HIPAA
2 8 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.86%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.86%) MISRA
3 2 (0.86%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.31%) HDFS
2 7 (3.02%) Docker
3 6 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.29%) Postfix
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (8.62%) StatsD
3 8 (3.45%) logstash
4 7 (3.02%) Puppet
5 4 (1.72%) Ansible
5 4 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.43%) Ambari
6 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.07%) Oracle
3 13 (5.60%) Tableau
4 12 (5.17%) SAP
5 10 (4.31%) Google
6 9 (3.88%) IBM
7 7 (3.02%) Hortonworks
7 7 (3.02%) New Relic
8 6 (2.59%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.59%) ESRI
9 5 (2.16%) Coremetrics
10 4 (1.72%) F5
10 4 (1.72%) HP
10 4 (1.72%) Jaspersoft
10 4 (1.72%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.72%) Teradata
11 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.29%) VMware
12 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.86%) Netezza
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