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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 326 414 412
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -2
Permanent jobs citing R 126 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 122 41 28
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
10014 9925 10136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.98% 48.28% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 8679 8546
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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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 +24 37 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Berkshire +38 34 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Hampshire +37 28 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Oxfordshire +9 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
East Sussex +12 2 £47,500 -9.52%
West Sussex - 1 £33,000 - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (61.30%) SQL
2 101 (43.91%) Python
3 88 (38.26%) Degree
4 72 (31.30%) C++
5 70 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (30.00%) SAS
7 57 (24.78%) Analytics
8 51 (22.17%) Oracle
9 50 (21.74%) Machine Learning
10 46 (20.00%) C#
11 45 (19.57%) Data Analysis
12 44 (19.13%) Java
12 44 (19.13%) Big Data
13 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
14 39 (16.96%) Data Modelling
15 38 (16.52%) Computer Science
16 37 (16.09%) MATLAB
17 35 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
18 34 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (14.35%) Finance
19 33 (14.35%) .NET
19 33 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (13.91%) BusinessObjects
21 31 (13.48%) Mathematics
21 31 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (12.61%) Data Mining
23 28 (12.17%) MVC
24 27 (11.74%) SAS Certification
24 27 (11.74%) Statistics
25 26 (11.30%) Windows

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 69 (30.00%) SAS
2 16 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (6.96%) JBoss
3 6 (2.61%) CMS
3 6 (2.61%) IIS
3 6 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.61%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.17%) Confluence
5 4 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.30%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.30%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (8.26%) SPSS
2 18 (7.83%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.74%) Mathematica
5 3 (1.30%) GNU Octave
5 3 (1.30%) MS Office
6 1 (0.43%) Maple
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.04%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (3.04%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.83%) Internet
2 2 (0.87%) CTI
3 1 (0.43%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.43%) NAS
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) VLAN
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.13%) Big Data
2 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 35 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (13.91%) BusinessObjects
5 29 (12.61%) Data Mining
6 24 (10.43%) NoSQL
7 20 (8.70%) QlikView
8 18 (7.83%) Hadoop
9 16 (6.96%) MySQL
10 15 (6.52%) MariaDB
11 14 (6.09%) HBase
12 11 (4.78%) Apache Hive
13 10 (4.35%) Base SAS
14 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (2.61%) DataStage
16 6 (2.61%) DB2
16 6 (2.61%) GIS
16 6 (2.61%) QualityStage
16 6 (2.61%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (9.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.65%) JUnit
3 13 (5.65%) TestNG
4 12 (5.22%) ERwin
5 9 (3.91%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.17%) JIRA
7 3 (1.30%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.30%) NCrunch
7 3 (1.30%) Selenium
7 3 (1.30%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.30%) Subversion
8 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.43%) GCC
9 1 (0.43%) NUnit
9 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (14.35%) Finance
2 21 (9.13%) Retail
3 19 (8.26%) Marketing
4 16 (6.96%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.91%) Games
7 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.17%) Automotive
9 4 (1.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.87%) Avionics
10 2 (0.87%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (38.26%) Developer
2 41 (17.83%) Data Scientist
3 40 (17.39%) Analyst
4 31 (13.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 29 (12.61%) SAS Developer
6 23 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 22 (9.57%) Programmer
8 20 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 20 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 19 (8.26%) C# Developer
10 18 (7.83%) Data Analyst
11 14 (6.09%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Data Modeller
13 11 (4.78%) Data Programmer
13 11 (4.78%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.78%) SAS Programmer
13 11 (4.78%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (4.35%) Senior Manager
14 10 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
15 9 (3.91%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.35%) .NET
2 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
3 24 (10.43%) HTML
4 21 (9.13%) ASP.NET
5 20 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (8.26%) XML
7 15 (6.52%) CSS
8 14 (6.09%) JSP
9 13 (5.65%) POSIX
10 10 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.48%) .NET Framework
12 7 (3.04%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (2.61%) Backbone.js
13 6 (2.61%) jQuery
13 6 (2.61%) LINQ
13 6 (2.61%) OpenCV
14 5 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 5 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
14 5 (2.17%) OpenCL
14 5 (2.17%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 70 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (16.52%) Computer Science
3 31 (13.48%) Mathematics
4 27 (11.74%) Statistics
5 24 (10.43%) Algorithms
5 24 (10.43%) Visualisation
6 20 (8.70%) Data Structures
7 19 (8.26%) Mobile App
8 18 (7.83%) Physics
8 18 (7.83%) Smart Meter
9 8 (3.48%) Data Extraction
10 7 (3.04%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.61%) SCADA
11 6 (2.61%) W3C
12 5 (2.17%) Streaming Video
12 5 (2.17%) Xbox
13 4 (1.74%) Data Integration
13 4 (1.74%) FMCG
14 3 (1.30%) Credit Risk
14 3 (1.30%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.30%) Windows
2 21 (9.13%) Linux
3 7 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (0.43%) Android
5 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.78%) Analytics
2 50 (21.74%) Machine Learning
3 45 (19.57%) Data Analysis
4 39 (16.96%) Data Modelling
5 34 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (12.17%) MVC
9 24 (10.43%) Scrum
9 24 (10.43%) SDLC
10 23 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 19 (8.26%) Kimball Methodology
12 18 (7.83%) OO
13 17 (7.39%) Service Delivery
14 16 (6.96%) TDD
15 14 (6.09%) Data Architecture
15 14 (6.09%) UML
16 13 (5.65%) Validation
17 12 (5.22%) Data Visualisation
17 12 (5.22%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 141 (61.30%) SQL
2 101 (43.91%) Python
3 72 (31.30%) C++
4 46 (20.00%) C#
5 44 (19.13%) Java
6 37 (16.09%) MATLAB
7 22 (9.57%) JavaScript
8 16 (6.96%) Perl
9 13 (5.65%) Scala
10 8 (3.48%) C
10 8 (3.48%) VB
11 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.61%) VBA
13 4 (1.74%) COBOL
13 4 (1.74%) Ruby
14 3 (1.30%) SAS Macro
15 2 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.87%) PHP
15 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (38.26%) Degree
2 27 (11.74%) SAS Certification
3 11 (4.78%) PhD
4 7 (3.04%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.17%) Postgraduate
5 5 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.09%) QA
2 6 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.17%) ISO13485
3 5 (2.17%) MISRA
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (6.52%) HDFS
2 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) KVM
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (7.83%) logstash
1 18 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (7.83%) StatsD
Vendors
1 51 (22.17%) Oracle
2 26 (11.30%) Tableau
3 23 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.78%) SAP
5 9 (3.91%) ESRI
6 7 (3.04%) Adobe
6 7 (3.04%) Google
7 6 (2.61%) New Relic
7 6 (2.61%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.17%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.17%) Netezza
9 3 (1.30%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.30%) IBM
9 3 (1.30%) Splunk
10 2 (0.87%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.87%) MapR
10 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.87%) Telerik
10 2 (0.87%) Teradata
11 1 (0.43%) Perforce
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package (Car, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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