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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / South East
Rank 286 323 426
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +103
Permanent jobs citing R 101 125 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 122 40
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
7750 9875 10092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.22% 51.89% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6698 8826 8808
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +24 31 £58,500 +46.25% 5
Berkshire +33 24 £63,750 +41.66% 2
Kent - 13 £43,500 - 2
Surrey +23 9 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Hampshire -4 9 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 5 £62,500 +100.00%
East Sussex +8 5 £55,000 +15.78% 2
West Sussex +6 1 £50,000 +51.51% 2
Home Counties - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 103 (55.68%) Python
2 93 (50.27%) SQL
3 82 (44.32%) Degree
4 69 (37.30%) Machine Learning
5 66 (35.68%) Analytics
6 62 (33.51%) Mathematics
7 58 (31.35%) MATLAB
8 57 (30.81%) C++
9 44 (23.78%) PhD
10 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
10 43 (23.24%) Big Data
11 41 (22.16%) Algorithms
12 40 (21.62%) Java
13 39 (21.08%) C#
14 38 (20.54%) Computer Science
14 38 (20.54%) Tableau
15 36 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (19.46%) Hadoop
15 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (19.46%) .NET
15 36 (19.46%) SAS
15 36 (19.46%) Business Intelligence
16 34 (18.38%) Visualisation
17 32 (17.30%) Statistics
18 30 (16.22%) Marketing
19 28 (15.14%) Statistical Modelling
20 25 (13.51%) Finance
20 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
21 22 (11.89%) Data Visualisation
22 21 (11.35%) Signal Processing

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 36 (19.46%) SAS
2 18 (9.73%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.62%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.08%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 17 (9.19%) GNU Octave
2 11 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.70%) SPSS
4 4 (2.16%) MS Office
5 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Data Workbench
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.62%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.78%) MVNO
2 6 (3.24%) Internet
3 5 (2.70%) LAN
4 4 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.16%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (2.16%) VPN
4 4 (2.16%) Wireless
4 4 (2.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) Big Data
2 36 (19.46%) Hadoop
3 20 (10.81%) QlikView
4 18 (9.73%) Power BI
5 15 (8.11%) Data Mining
5 15 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 15 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 13 (7.03%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.86%) Spotfire
9 8 (4.32%) MongoDB
10 7 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.24%) HBase
11 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.70%) Base SAS
12 5 (2.70%) MySQL
13 4 (2.16%) PowerPivot
13 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) JUnit
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.08%) Selenium
1 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.08%) TestNG
1 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.54%) NUnit
2 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (16.22%) Marketing
2 25 (13.51%) Finance
3 12 (6.49%) Retail
4 10 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.70%) Banking
6 5 (2.70%) Interactive Media
7 4 (2.16%) Advertising
7 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.08%) Games
8 2 (1.08%) Law
8 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (23.24%) Data Scientist
2 42 (22.70%) Developer
3 32 (17.30%) Analyst
4 20 (10.81%) Research Engineer
5 17 (9.19%) Computer Engineer
5 17 (9.19%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 12 (6.49%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Architect
6 12 (6.49%) Insight Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 9 (4.86%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.86%) Graduate
9 8 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.78%) Data Analytics Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.46%) .NET
2 18 (9.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 18 (9.73%) STL
3 17 (9.19%) OpenCV
4 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 11 (5.95%) Node.js
6 10 (5.41%) CSS
6 10 (5.41%) HTML
7 9 (4.86%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (3.78%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.24%) jQuery
10 5 (2.70%) Kafka
11 4 (2.16%) Ajax
11 4 (2.16%) Torch
12 3 (1.62%) JSON
12 3 (1.62%) React
13 2 (1.08%) LESS
13 2 (1.08%) MEAN Stack
13 2 (1.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.16%) Algorithms
2 38 (20.54%) Computer Science
3 36 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.95%) User Experience
5 8 (4.32%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.78%) Credit Risk
7 5 (2.70%) Social Media
8 3 (1.62%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.08%) AS400
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
9 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.08%) Online Games
9 2 (1.08%) Robotics
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.54%) CUDA
10 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.95%) Linux
2 8 (4.32%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) MVS
3 1 (0.54%) Unix
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.30%) Machine Learning
2 66 (35.68%) Analytics
3 62 (33.51%) Mathematics
4 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
5 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (19.46%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (18.38%) Visualisation
7 32 (17.30%) Statistics
8 28 (15.14%) Statistical Modelling
9 22 (11.89%) Data Visualisation
10 21 (11.35%) Signal Processing
11 19 (10.27%) Data Analysis
11 19 (10.27%) Presales
12 18 (9.73%) Physics
12 18 (9.73%) Predictive Modelling
13 17 (9.19%) Computer Vision
14 14 (7.57%) Statistical Analysis
15 13 (7.03%) Artificial Intelligence
15 13 (7.03%) Data Analytics
16 11 (5.95%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.68%) Python
2 93 (50.27%) SQL
3 58 (31.35%) MATLAB
4 57 (30.81%) C++
5 40 (21.62%) Java
6 39 (21.08%) C#
7 18 (9.73%) Scala
8 14 (7.57%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.57%) VBA
9 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
10 12 (6.49%) JavaScript
11 11 (5.95%) C
12 10 (5.41%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.70%) F#
13 5 (2.70%) Perl
14 4 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (1.62%) Julia
15 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (44.32%) Degree
2 44 (23.78%) PhD
3 4 (2.16%) CCNP
3 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.62%) CEH
4 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) MCP
6 1 (0.54%) MCSE
6 1 (0.54%) MCTS
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.54%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.24%) HDFS
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) Tableau
2 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.81%) Oracle
4 16 (8.65%) IBM
5 10 (5.41%) Teradata
6 7 (3.78%) Adobe
7 5 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.16%) Alteryx
8 4 (2.16%) Cisco
8 4 (2.16%) Google
8 4 (2.16%) Meraki
8 4 (2.16%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.16%) SAP
9 3 (1.62%) Informatica
9 3 (1.62%) MapR
9 3 (1.62%) Netezza
10 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.08%) Omniture
11 1 (0.54%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.54%) Talend
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Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £DOE
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: bonus + equity
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Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
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