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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 413 422 427
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing R 33 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.051% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.10% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +111.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +28.27%
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
9927 10731 11437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.89% 49.67% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8293 9410 10161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Oxfordshire +17 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Sussex - 7 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £41,750 - 1
Berkshire -8 2 £57,500 -28.12% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,000 -
Surrey - 2 £29,000 -
East Sussex -9 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 36 (64.29%) Analytics
2 32 (57.14%) SQL
3 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (37.50%) Python
5 19 (33.93%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle
6 18 (32.14%) Statistics
7 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (23.21%) Cognos
9 13 (23.21%) ETL
9 13 (23.21%) Business Objects
9 13 (23.21%) C++
10 12 (21.43%) UNIX
10 12 (21.43%) Marketing
10 12 (21.43%) Degree
10 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
11 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
11 11 (19.64%) Java
11 11 (19.64%) Perl
11 11 (19.64%) DB2
12 10 (17.86%) Mainframe
12 10 (17.86%) MATLAB
12 10 (17.86%) DataStage
12 10 (17.86%) SQLPlus
12 10 (17.86%) Validation
12 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
12 10 (17.86%) Toad

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) SPSS
3 1 (1.79%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) WebTrends
1 6 (10.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.79%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
1 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) LDAP
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.79%) H.323
2 1 (1.79%) MPLS
2 1 (1.79%) PBX
2 1 (1.79%) PSTN
2 1 (1.79%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (19.64%) DB2
4 10 (17.86%) DataStage
4 10 (17.86%) SQLPlus
4 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 6 (10.71%) MySQL
7 5 (8.93%) Big Data
8 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
8 3 (5.36%) QlikView
8 3 (5.36%) HBase
9 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Toad
1 10 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 12 (21.43%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Test Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Research Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Research Scientist
5 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) XML Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) NumPy
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (7.14%) REST
2 4 (7.14%) CSS3
2 4 (7.14%) Pandas
2 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 3 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) LAMP
4 2 (3.57%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.57%) RSS
4 2 (3.57%) JDBC
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) XSLT
4 2 (3.57%) XML-RPC
4 2 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.57%) Google Closure
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (32.14%) Statistics
3 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
4 10 (17.86%) Mainframe
5 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.71%) Social Media
6 6 (10.71%) Open Source
6 6 (10.71%) User Experience
7 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Chemistry
8 2 (3.57%) Biology
9 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.79%) Physics
9 1 (1.79%) CMDB
9 1 (1.79%) Blog
9 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) UNIX
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Analytics
2 19 (33.93%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (23.21%) ETL
4 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Validation
5 10 (17.86%) Test Strategy
5 10 (17.86%) Statistical Modelling
5 10 (17.86%) Test Management
5 10 (17.86%) Data Validation
6 8 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (10.71%) OO
7 6 (10.71%) SEO
7 6 (10.71%) Web Development
7 6 (10.71%) Business Development
8 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.36%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (5.36%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) Python
3 13 (23.21%) C++
4 11 (19.64%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) Perl
5 10 (17.86%) MATLAB
5 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.71%) VBA
6 6 (10.71%) C
7 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) SPARQL
8 2 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PhD
3 3 (5.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) Cognos
2 13 (23.21%) Business Objects
3 10 (17.86%) HP
4 9 (16.07%) Google
5 6 (10.71%) Coremetrics
5 6 (10.71%) Omniture
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) Zend
8 1 (1.79%) Norkom
8 1 (1.79%) Polycom
8 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.79%) New Relic
8 1 (1.79%) SmartFocus
8 1 (1.79%) Minitab
8 1 (1.79%) Alterian
8 1 (1.79%) Mitel
8 1 (1.79%) BT
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 15 days ago