The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 430 420 434
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing R 19 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.068% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 12
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £66,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -13.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,349 £31,958 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £79,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% +10.58%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11048 10793 11590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.80% 49.03% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9497 9450 10371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Hampshire -5 7 £40,325 -76.27%
Surrey -2 3 £60,000 +114.28% 1
Berkshire -6 3 £67,500 +17.39% 1
East Sussex - 3 £27,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 35 (56.45%) Analytics
3 30 (48.39%) Statistics
3 30 (48.39%) Python
4 22 (35.48%) Marketing
5 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
5 20 (32.26%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (30.65%) Java
7 18 (29.03%) VBA
8 17 (27.42%) Google
9 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
10 15 (24.19%) WebTrends
10 15 (24.19%) Coremetrics
10 15 (24.19%) Google Analytics
10 15 (24.19%) Web Development
10 15 (24.19%) Business Development
10 15 (24.19%) Omniture
10 15 (24.19%) Electronics
10 15 (24.19%) SEO
10 15 (24.19%) Social Media
11 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
11 14 (22.58%) MATLAB
12 11 (17.74%) MySQL
13 10 (16.13%) Degree
13 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
13 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
13 10 (16.13%) Big Data
14 9 (14.52%) Finance
14 9 (14.52%) Games
14 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) WebTrends
1 15 (24.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) MPLS
1 1 (1.61%) H.323
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) PBX
1 1 (1.61%) PSTN
1 1 (1.61%) SMTP
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Wireless
1 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) MySQL
2 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
2 10 (16.13%) Big Data
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.45%) DB2
6 3 (4.84%) DataStage
6 3 (4.84%) SQLPlus
6 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.84%) QlikView
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Toad
1 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (35.48%) Marketing
2 15 (24.19%) Electronics
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 9 (14.52%) Games
4 4 (6.45%) Legal
5 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Research Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Insight Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.45%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.84%) Graduate
6 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
1 3 (4.84%) CSS
1 3 (4.84%) LAMP
1 3 (4.84%) CSS3
1 3 (4.84%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (3.23%) MapReduce
2 2 (3.23%) Google Closure
2 2 (3.23%) JSON
2 2 (3.23%) JDBC
3 1 (1.61%) OLE
3 1 (1.61%) Flash
3 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.61%) REST
3 1 (1.61%) NumPy
3 1 (1.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (48.39%) Statistics
2 15 (24.19%) Social Media
3 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.84%) Chemistry
5 3 (4.84%) Biology
5 3 (4.84%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Open Source
5 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) CMDB
7 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
1 6 (9.68%) UNIX
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Analytics
2 20 (32.26%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
4 15 (24.19%) Web Development
4 15 (24.19%) Business Development
4 15 (24.19%) SEO
5 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
6 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Data Analytics
7 8 (12.90%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.68%) ETL
9 5 (8.06%) Wealth Management
10 4 (6.45%) Information Architecture
10 4 (6.45%) TDD
10 4 (6.45%) OOP
10 4 (6.45%) OO
11 3 (4.84%) Validation
11 3 (4.84%) Bioinformatics
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 30 (48.39%) Python
3 19 (30.65%) Java
4 18 (29.03%) VBA
5 14 (22.58%) MATLAB
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.84%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
3 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Google
2 15 (24.19%) Coremetrics
2 15 (24.19%) Omniture
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Business Objects
4 6 (9.68%) Cognos
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) Siemens
8 1 (1.61%) Mitel
8 1 (1.61%) Polycom
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