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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 364 401 434
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +33
Permanent jobs citing R 74 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.18% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.36% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 68 25 10
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 £27,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
10087 11325 11069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 49.63% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8653 9856 9737
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 24 £55,000 +21.78% 2
Surrey - 16 £47,500 - 1
Kent - 10 £36,000 - 1
East Sussex -1 8 £35,000 -
Berkshire +7 6 £85,000 +25.92% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £32,500 +8.33%
Middlesex +15 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £31,250 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (52.89%) Analytics
2 53 (43.80%) SQL
2 53 (43.80%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (41.32%) SAS
4 45 (37.19%) Degree
5 38 (31.40%) Tableau
6 37 (30.58%) SPSS
6 37 (30.58%) Python
7 35 (28.93%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (27.27%) QlikView
9 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
10 29 (23.97%) Mathematics
11 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
12 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (22.31%) Visualisation
13 26 (21.49%) Data Mining
14 24 (19.83%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (19.01%) Big Data
16 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
17 21 (17.36%) Predictive Analytics
17 21 (17.36%) Statistics
17 21 (17.36%) Statistical Modelling
17 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
18 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
19 19 (15.70%) Scrum
19 19 (15.70%) Oracle
19 19 (15.70%) Machine Learning
20 18 (14.88%) CHAID
21 16 (13.22%) ETL
21 16 (13.22%) .NET

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (41.32%) SAS
2 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.79%) Apache Pig
3 7 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 37 (30.58%) SPSS
2 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
3 13 (10.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.79%) MS Office
5 4 (3.31%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.65%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.83%) ADSL2+
2 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.83%) MPLS
2 1 (0.83%) OSPF
2 1 (0.83%) BGP-4
2 1 (0.83%) SS7
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) PSTN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.27%) QlikView
2 26 (21.49%) Data Mining
3 24 (19.83%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (19.01%) Big Data
5 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
6 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (10.74%) HDInsight
9 12 (9.92%) Hadoop
9 12 (9.92%) MySQL
10 7 (5.79%) Apache Hive
10 7 (5.79%) MariaDB
11 5 (4.13%) Base SAS
11 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (3.31%) Spotfire
13 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 14 (11.57%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Marketing
3 11 (9.09%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Online Betting
5 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Law
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 2 (1.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (29.75%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) Data Scientist
3 20 (16.53%) Consultant
4 18 (14.88%) Data Analyst
5 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 13 (10.74%) Business Consultant
6 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Consultant
6 13 (10.74%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 9 (7.44%) Insight Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Principal Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Insight Data Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Customer Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Pricing Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (4.13%) D3.js
4 4 (3.31%) SAML
4 4 (3.31%) OpenID
4 4 (3.31%) OAuth
5 2 (1.65%) Middleware
5 2 (1.65%) SAP BSP
6 1 (0.83%) WCF
6 1 (0.83%) WPF
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.83%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (43.80%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (23.97%) Mathematics
3 27 (22.31%) Visualisation
4 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 21 (17.36%) Statistics
6 16 (13.22%) Neural Network
7 15 (12.40%) Algorithms
8 13 (10.74%) Economics
8 13 (10.74%) Open Source
8 13 (10.74%) Mobile App
9 6 (4.96%) Data Extraction
9 6 (4.96%) Physics
10 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.31%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.65%) Telematics
12 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Linux
2 4 (3.31%) Windows
3 3 (2.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.89%) Analytics
2 35 (28.93%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
4 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.36%) Predictive Analytics
5 21 (17.36%) Statistical Modelling
6 19 (15.70%) Scrum
6 19 (15.70%) Machine Learning
7 18 (14.88%) CHAID
8 16 (13.22%) ETL
9 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
9 15 (12.40%) Kimball Methodology
10 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.74%) Performance Management
10 13 (10.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 12 (9.92%) Data Analysis
12 11 (9.09%) Logistic Regression
13 10 (8.26%) Customer Insight
14 9 (7.44%) Data Analytics
14 9 (7.44%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.80%) SQL
2 37 (30.58%) Python
3 16 (13.22%) C++
4 14 (11.57%) MATLAB
5 12 (9.92%) VBA
6 8 (6.61%) Java
6 8 (6.61%) C#
7 4 (3.31%) C
8 3 (2.48%) Perl
9 2 (1.65%) Fortran
9 2 (1.65%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 45 (37.19%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) PhD
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.31%) CCNP
4 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.48%) CCIE
6 2 (1.65%) CISSP
6 2 (1.65%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.79%) StatsD
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.48%) logstash
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) Tableau
2 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.70%) Oracle
4 9 (7.44%) IBM
5 8 (6.61%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.96%) SAP
7 5 (4.13%) Cisco
7 5 (4.13%) Informatica
8 4 (3.31%) New Relic
8 4 (3.31%) Alterian
8 4 (3.31%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.83%) Netezza
9 1 (0.83%) Cognos
9 1 (0.83%) Juniper
9 1 (0.83%) Teradata
9 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
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