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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 373 449 421
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -28
Permanent jobs citing R 68 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.092% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 16 15
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,349 £28,029
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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
10039 11201 10921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.37% 48.98% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8631 9662 9561
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Hampshire +40 41 £55,000 +36.39% 3
Surrey +14 13 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Berkshire -3 5 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Kent - 4 £25,000 -
East Sussex +7 2 £35,000 +27.27% 1
West Sussex +2 2 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 60 (47.24%) SQL
2 56 (44.09%) Python
3 53 (41.73%) SAS
3 53 (41.73%) Analytics
4 46 (36.22%) Degree
5 45 (35.43%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (30.71%) SPSS
7 36 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (26.77%) Tableau
9 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
10 32 (25.20%) Mathematics
11 31 (24.41%) QlikView
11 31 (24.41%) Statistics
12 26 (20.47%) Computer Science
12 26 (20.47%) Data Mining
13 24 (18.90%) MS Excel
13 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
14 23 (18.11%) Data Modelling
15 22 (17.32%) MS PowerPoint
16 20 (15.75%) C++
16 20 (15.75%) VBA
16 20 (15.75%) MySQL
17 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (14.17%) Machine Learning
18 18 (14.17%) CHAID
19 17 (13.39%) Software Engineering
19 17 (13.39%) Economics
19 17 (13.39%) Predictive Analytics
19 17 (13.39%) Statistical Modelling
20 16 (12.60%) Algorithms

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 53 (41.73%) SAS
2 15 (11.81%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (6.30%) Apache Spark
4 7 (5.51%) Apache Pig
5 6 (4.72%) Apache
6 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (30.71%) SPSS
2 24 (18.90%) MS Excel
3 22 (17.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (8.66%) PowerPivot
5 8 (6.30%) MS Office
6 7 (5.51%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
1 2 (1.57%) LAN
1 2 (1.57%) WAN
1 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) WebEx
2 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.79%) ADSL2+
2 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) PSTN
2 1 (0.79%) VoIP
2 1 (0.79%) WLAN
2 1 (0.79%) MPLS
2 1 (0.79%) OSPF
2 1 (0.79%) BGP-4
2 1 (0.79%) SS7
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
2 1 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.41%) QlikView
2 26 (20.47%) Data Mining
3 20 (15.75%) MySQL
4 16 (12.60%) Hadoop
4 16 (12.60%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (11.81%) MariaDB
6 12 (9.45%) Big Data
7 9 (7.09%) Apache Hive
7 9 (7.09%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.94%) Base SAS
9 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (3.15%) HDInsight
11 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.36%) OLAP
12 2 (1.57%) Spotfire
12 2 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.02%) Marketing
2 12 (9.45%) Retail
3 10 (7.87%) Finance
4 4 (3.15%) Online Betting
5 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.57%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Analyst
2 32 (25.20%) Data Scientist
3 16 (12.60%) Data Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Developer
6 10 (7.87%) Insight Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Data Manager
7 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 7 (5.51%) Consultant
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Architect
10 5 (3.94%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Junior
10 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Operations Manager
11 4 (3.15%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (3.15%) Business Consultant
11 4 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.15%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) .NET
2 15 (11.81%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.15%) SAML
5 4 (3.15%) OAuth
5 4 (3.15%) OpenID
6 2 (1.57%) CSS
6 2 (1.57%) HTML
6 2 (1.57%) Middleware
6 2 (1.57%) SAP BSP
6 2 (1.57%) Ajax
6 2 (1.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.57%) SciPy
6 2 (1.57%) NumPy
6 2 (1.57%) Pandas
6 2 (1.57%) scikit-learn
7 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.79%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.43%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (25.20%) Mathematics
3 31 (24.41%) Statistics
4 26 (20.47%) Computer Science
5 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
6 17 (13.39%) Economics
7 16 (12.60%) Algorithms
8 9 (7.09%) Neural Network
9 7 (5.51%) Physics
10 4 (3.15%) Data Extraction
10 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.57%) Telematics
11 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.79%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.72%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) UNIX
3 3 (2.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.73%) Analytics
2 36 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (18.11%) Data Modelling
4 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.17%) Machine Learning
5 18 (14.17%) CHAID
6 17 (13.39%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.39%) Predictive Analytics
6 17 (13.39%) Statistical Modelling
7 15 (11.81%) Open Source
8 14 (11.02%) ETL
9 12 (9.45%) Logistic Regression
9 12 (9.45%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.87%) Predictive Modelling
11 10 (7.87%) Multivariate Testing
11 10 (7.87%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (7.09%) Scrum
12 9 (7.09%) MVC
13 8 (6.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (47.24%) SQL
2 56 (44.09%) Python
3 20 (15.75%) C++
3 20 (15.75%) VBA
4 16 (12.60%) MATLAB
5 15 (11.81%) C#
6 9 (7.09%) Java
7 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.57%) ABAP
8 1 (0.79%) Fortran
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (36.22%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) PhD
3 2 (1.57%) CISSP
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.57%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCDP
4 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) HDFS
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (11.81%) StatsD
2 11 (8.66%) logstash
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Tableau
2 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.87%) IBM
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle
5 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 4 (3.15%) Alterian
5 4 (3.15%) RapidMiner
5 4 (3.15%) New Relic
6 3 (2.36%) Cisco
6 3 (2.36%) Cognos
7 2 (1.57%) Informatica
7 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) Juniper
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