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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 376 410 417
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs citing R 62 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.080% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 11 16
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,580 £40,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
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
10244 10593 12209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.55% 50.02% 53.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8811 8990 11136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +27 23 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey - 17 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex +7 7 £60,000 +140.00%
Berkshire +7 6 £65,000 - 1
Kent - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -20 2 £41,750 -16.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Middlesex - 1 £37,701 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (68.54%) Analytics
2 44 (49.44%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (42.70%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (40.45%) SQL
5 34 (38.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (37.08%) Oracle
6 33 (37.08%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (37.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
8 29 (32.58%) Python
9 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (25.84%) C++
11 22 (24.72%) Perl
11 22 (24.72%) Big Data
12 20 (22.47%) QlikView
12 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (22.47%) Visualisation
12 20 (22.47%) Tableau
13 18 (20.22%) Algorithms
14 17 (19.10%) .NET
14 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
14 17 (19.10%) Scrum
14 17 (19.10%) Data Analysis
14 17 (19.10%) Statistical Modelling
15 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
15 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (17.98%) Waterfall
15 16 (17.98%) Kimball Methodology
16 15 (16.85%) PhD
16 15 (16.85%) SharePoint

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.48%) SAS
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) SPSS
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) LDAP
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 33 (37.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (37.08%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
4 22 (24.72%) Big Data
5 20 (22.47%) QlikView
5 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (15.73%) DB2
6 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
7 13 (14.61%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (14.61%) Oracle Exadata
7 13 (14.61%) RDBMS
7 13 (14.61%) DataStage
7 13 (14.61%) SQLPlus
8 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
9 7 (7.87%) MySQL
10 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
11 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
13 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Toad
1 13 (14.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) ERwin
4 1 (1.12%) NUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.62%) Marketing
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Consultant
2 17 (19.10%) Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Business Consultant
4 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Consultant
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 13 (14.61%) Research Scientist
5 13 (14.61%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Principal Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Business Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) XML Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) .NET
2 10 (11.24%) D3.js
3 8 (8.99%) REST
4 7 (7.87%) JSON
5 6 (6.74%) NumPy
5 6 (6.74%) XML
6 5 (5.62%) XSLT
6 5 (5.62%) RSS
6 5 (5.62%) XML Schema
6 5 (5.62%) XML-RPC
6 5 (5.62%) CSS
6 5 (5.62%) HTML
6 5 (5.62%) SOAP
6 5 (5.62%) CSS3
6 5 (5.62%) Zend Framework
6 5 (5.62%) Pandas
7 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.37%) HTML5
9 2 (2.25%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (49.44%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (22.47%) Visualisation
3 18 (20.22%) Algorithms
4 15 (16.85%) Mobile App
4 15 (16.85%) Neural Network
5 14 (15.73%) Statistics
6 13 (14.61%) Mathematics
6 13 (14.61%) Mainframe
7 7 (7.87%) Open Source
8 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.49%) Physics
9 4 (4.49%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.25%) Economics
11 1 (1.12%) Blog
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) UNIX
2 11 (12.36%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (68.54%) Analytics
2 38 (42.70%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (19.10%) Scrum
4 17 (19.10%) Data Analysis
4 17 (19.10%) Statistical Modelling
5 16 (17.98%) Waterfall
5 16 (17.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 15 (16.85%) Performance Management
6 15 (16.85%) Predictive Analytics
6 15 (16.85%) Machine Learning
6 15 (16.85%) Mobile Application Development
7 14 (15.73%) ETL
8 13 (14.61%) Validation
8 13 (14.61%) Test Strategy
8 13 (14.61%) Test Management
8 13 (14.61%) Data Validation
9 10 (11.24%) OO
10 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) SQL
2 29 (32.58%) Python
3 23 (25.84%) C++
4 22 (24.72%) Perl
5 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
6 13 (14.61%) PL/SQL
6 13 (14.61%) C
7 10 (11.24%) Java
8 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.74%) PHP
9 5 (5.62%) C#
9 5 (5.62%) SPARQL
9 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.62%) Ruby
9 5 (5.62%) XPath
10 2 (2.25%) Fortran
11 1 (1.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) PhD
2 14 (15.73%) Degree
3 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.25%) CCIE
4 2 (2.25%) CCNP
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) vSphere
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) WSUS
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 33 (37.08%) Oracle
2 20 (22.47%) Tableau
3 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.73%) Business Objects
5 13 (14.61%) Cognos
5 13 (14.61%) HP
6 5 (5.62%) Zend
7 3 (3.37%) Google
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
8 2 (2.25%) Cisco
8 2 (2.25%) Citrix
9 1 (1.12%) Informatica
9 1 (1.12%) BT
9 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.12%) Minitab
9 1 (1.12%) Teradata
9 1 (1.12%) Alterian
9 1 (1.12%) Netezza
9 1 (1.12%) Norkom
9 1 (1.12%) EMC
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