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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 420 405 428
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing R 22 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.080% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 10
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,579 £43,000 £56,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £69,500 £73,700
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +24.00%
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
10756 10387 11449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.67% 48.88% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9087 9119 10227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -11 5 £35,837 -78.91%
West Sussex - 5 £60,000 - 1
Surrey -3 4 £47,500 +69.64%
Oxfordshire -4 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Berkshire -8 2 £67,500 +17.39% 3
East Sussex -31 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 37 (59.68%) SQL
1 37 (59.68%) Analytics
2 34 (54.84%) Python
3 33 (53.23%) Statistics
4 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
4 19 (30.65%) Java
5 18 (29.03%) MATLAB
5 18 (29.03%) Marketing
6 17 (27.42%) Google
6 17 (27.42%) VBA
7 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
7 16 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (24.19%) Google Analytics
8 15 (24.19%) Social Media
8 15 (24.19%) Coremetrics
8 15 (24.19%) Web Development
8 15 (24.19%) Business Development
8 15 (24.19%) Omniture
8 15 (24.19%) Electronics
8 15 (24.19%) SEO
8 15 (24.19%) WebTrends
9 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
10 12 (19.35%) MySQL
10 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (19.35%) Big Data
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle
12 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.13%) Degree
12 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
12 10 (16.13%) Hadoop

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) WebTrends
1 15 (24.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) PBX
1 1 (1.61%) PSTN
1 1 (1.61%) SMTP
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) MPLS
1 1 (1.61%) H.323
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Wireless
1 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
1 12 (19.35%) Big Data
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
2 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.68%) DB2
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.06%) DataStage
5 5 (8.06%) SQLPlus
6 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
7 3 (4.84%) QlikView
7 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Toad
1 5 (8.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.61%) NUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (29.03%) Marketing
2 15 (24.19%) Electronics
3 9 (14.52%) Games
4 6 (9.68%) Finance
5 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Research Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.84%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.84%) Programmer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Graduate
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Graduate Programmer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) NumPy
2 4 (6.45%) CSS3
2 4 (6.45%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 4 (6.45%) Pandas
3 3 (4.84%) LAMP
3 3 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.84%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.23%) Google Closure
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) JSON
4 2 (3.23%) JDBC
5 1 (1.61%) Flash
5 1 (1.61%) OLE
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
5 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (53.23%) Statistics
2 15 (24.19%) Social Media
3 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.06%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.45%) Open Source
6 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.84%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (4.84%) Chemistry
6 3 (4.84%) Biology
7 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) CMDB
8 1 (1.61%) Blog
8 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) UNIX
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Analytics
2 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
2 16 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (24.19%) Web Development
3 15 (24.19%) Business Development
3 15 (24.19%) SEO
4 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
5 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (14.52%) Data Analytics
7 8 (12.90%) Machine Learning
7 8 (12.90%) Bayesian Methods
7 8 (12.90%) ETL
8 7 (11.29%) OO
9 5 (8.06%) Validation
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
9 5 (8.06%) Test Management
9 5 (8.06%) Data Validation
9 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.45%) OOP
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 34 (54.84%) Python
3 19 (30.65%) Java
4 18 (29.03%) MATLAB
5 17 (27.42%) VBA
6 9 (14.52%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.45%) Ruby
9 3 (4.84%) Perl
9 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
3 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) WSUS
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Google
2 15 (24.19%) Coremetrics
2 15 (24.19%) Omniture
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 8 (12.90%) Business Objects
4 8 (12.90%) Cognos
5 5 (8.06%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.84%) VMware
8 2 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.61%) Siemens
9 1 (1.61%) Mitel
9 1 (1.61%) Polycom
9 1 (1.61%) New Relic
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