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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 387 401 420
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 49 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.097% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,701 £24,874 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +30.13%
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
10055 10229 11032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.48% 49.42% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8739 8611 9831
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 22 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire -21 6 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Berkshire - 6 £53,250 - 1
Middlesex - 6 £37,701 -
Kent - 5 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £50,000 +33.33%
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (68.27%) Analytics
2 55 (52.88%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (41.35%) SQL
4 40 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (33.65%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (30.77%) Oracle
6 32 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (29.81%) Python
8 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
9 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (25.00%) QlikView
10 26 (25.00%) Visualisation
10 26 (25.00%) Tableau
11 25 (24.04%) SAS
11 25 (24.04%) Big Data
12 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (21.15%) C++
13 22 (21.15%) Perl
13 22 (21.15%) SPSS
14 20 (19.23%) Scrum
14 20 (19.23%) .NET
14 20 (19.23%) Statistical Modelling
14 20 (19.23%) Kimball Methodology
15 19 (18.27%) Algorithms
15 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (18.27%) Degree
15 19 (18.27%) ETL
16 18 (17.31%) MATLAB
16 18 (17.31%) PhD

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (24.04%) SAS
2 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) SPSS
2 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
2 1 (0.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) SSL
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) MPLS
2 1 (0.96%) OSPF
2 1 (0.96%) BGP-4
2 1 (0.96%) SS7
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) ADSL2+
2 1 (0.96%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.65%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
4 26 (25.00%) QlikView
5 25 (24.04%) Big Data
6 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (13.46%) Data Mining
8 11 (10.58%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
9 9 (8.65%) Hadoop
9 9 (8.65%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (8.65%) RDBMS
9 9 (8.65%) DB2
9 9 (8.65%) DataStage
9 9 (8.65%) SQLPlus
10 6 (5.77%) MySQL
11 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Toad
1 9 (8.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.96%) ERwin
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Online Betting
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Local Government
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Consultant
2 22 (21.15%) Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 19 (18.27%) Business Consultant
4 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Consultant
4 18 (17.31%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 14 (13.46%) Data Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Developer
6 13 (12.50%) Research Scientist
7 9 (8.65%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
9 7 (6.73%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Data Scientist
10 6 (5.77%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Customer Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Business Consultant
11 5 (4.81%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.23%) .NET
2 10 (9.62%) D3.js
3 7 (6.73%) REST
4 6 (5.77%) XML
5 5 (4.81%) XSLT
5 5 (4.81%) RSS
5 5 (4.81%) XML Schema
5 5 (4.81%) SOAP
5 5 (4.81%) XML-RPC
5 5 (4.81%) JSON
5 5 (4.81%) Zend Framework
6 3 (2.88%) NumPy
6 3 (2.88%) Pandas
7 2 (1.92%) CSS3
7 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.92%) HTML5
7 2 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.92%) HTML
7 2 (1.92%) CSS
8 1 (0.96%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (52.88%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 19 (18.27%) Algorithms
4 18 (17.31%) Mobile App
4 18 (17.31%) Neural Network
5 17 (16.35%) Mathematics
6 14 (13.46%) Statistics
7 9 (8.65%) Mainframe
7 9 (8.65%) Open Source
8 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (5.77%) Data Extraction
10 5 (4.81%) Physics
11 4 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (2.88%) Economics
13 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.96%) Telematics
14 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) UNIX
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.27%) Analytics
2 40 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.23%) Scrum
4 20 (19.23%) Kimball Methodology
4 20 (19.23%) Statistical Modelling
5 19 (18.27%) ETL
6 18 (17.31%) Machine Learning
6 18 (17.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 18 (17.31%) Predictive Analytics
6 18 (17.31%) Performance Management
6 18 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 16 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 11 (10.58%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.65%) Validation
9 9 (8.65%) Data Validation
9 9 (8.65%) Test Management
9 9 (8.65%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.69%) Data Analytics
10 8 (7.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) SQL
2 31 (29.81%) Python
3 22 (21.15%) Perl
3 22 (21.15%) C++
4 18 (17.31%) MATLAB
5 14 (13.46%) C
6 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.73%) Java
8 6 (5.77%) PHP
9 5 (4.81%) SPARQL
9 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.81%) XPath
10 3 (2.88%) Fortran
10 3 (2.88%) C#
11 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby
12 1 (0.96%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Degree
2 18 (17.31%) PhD
3 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.88%) CCIE
4 3 (2.88%) CCNP
4 3 (2.88%) VCP4
4 3 (2.88%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Oracle
2 26 (25.00%) Tableau
3 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.54%) Business Objects
5 9 (8.65%) Cognos
5 9 (8.65%) HP
6 5 (4.81%) Zend
7 4 (3.85%) Cisco
8 3 (2.88%) Informatica
9 2 (1.92%) SAP
10 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.96%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.96%) BT
10 1 (0.96%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.96%) VMware
10 1 (0.96%) Minitab
10 1 (0.96%) Teradata
10 1 (0.96%) Alterian
10 1 (0.96%) Google
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Posted: 2 days ago
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