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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 368 417 434
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +17
Permanent jobs citing R 74 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 17 10
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,809 £27,366
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -8.60%
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
10177 11198 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.55% 48.89% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8708 9748 9706
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £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 6 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 6 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 +32 41 £55,000 +36.39% 4
Surrey - 14 £45,000 - 3
Kent - 6 £31,000 -
East Sussex +12 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire +1 4 £42,500 -37.03% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
West Sussex +2 2 £47,500 -20.83% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 61 (48.03%) SQL
2 59 (46.46%) Analytics
3 58 (45.67%) SAS
4 49 (38.58%) Python
5 47 (37.01%) Degree
5 47 (37.01%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (33.07%) SPSS
7 36 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (28.35%) Tableau
8 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
8 32 (25.20%) QlikView
9 31 (24.41%) Mathematics
10 30 (23.62%) Statistics
11 28 (22.05%) Data Mining
12 26 (20.47%) Data Modelling
13 25 (19.69%) Computer Science
14 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
15 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
16 20 (15.75%) CHAID
17 19 (14.96%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (14.96%) MS PowerPoint
17 19 (14.96%) Statistical Modelling
18 18 (14.17%) C++
18 18 (14.17%) VBA
18 18 (14.17%) MySQL
19 17 (13.39%) ETL
19 17 (13.39%) Predictive Analytics
20 16 (12.60%) Economics
20 16 (12.60%) Machine Learning

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 58 (45.67%) SAS
2 13 (10.24%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.51%) Apache Pig
4 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.94%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) SPSS
2 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
3 19 (14.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (7.09%) PowerPivot
5 8 (6.30%) MS Office
6 6 (4.72%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) LAN
1 2 (1.57%) WAN
1 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
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%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
2 1 (0.79%) IPsec
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.79%) ADSL2+
2 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.79%) WebEx
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) PSTN
2 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.20%) QlikView
2 28 (22.05%) Data Mining
3 19 (14.96%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (14.17%) MySQL
5 16 (12.60%) Big Data
6 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
7 13 (10.24%) Hadoop
7 13 (10.24%) MariaDB
8 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (5.51%) Apache Hive
10 6 (4.72%) HDInsight
10 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.94%) Base SAS
12 4 (3.15%) Spotfire
12 4 (3.15%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.15%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (11.02%) Finance
1 14 (11.02%) Marketing
2 11 (8.66%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Billing
5 2 (1.57%) Local Government
5 2 (1.57%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Analyst
2 31 (24.41%) Data Scientist
3 19 (14.96%) Data Analyst
4 13 (10.24%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Consultant
5 11 (8.66%) Insight Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Data Manager
7 8 (6.30%) Architect
8 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Customer Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Business Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Principal Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Insight Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) .NET
2 13 (10.24%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.15%) OpenID
5 4 (3.15%) SAML
5 4 (3.15%) OAuth
6 2 (1.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.57%) SAP BSP
6 2 (1.57%) Ajax
6 2 (1.57%) Middleware
6 2 (1.57%) CSS
6 2 (1.57%) HTML
7 1 (0.79%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.01%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (24.41%) Mathematics
3 30 (23.62%) Statistics
4 25 (19.69%) Computer Science
5 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
6 16 (12.60%) Economics
7 15 (11.81%) Algorithms
8 11 (8.66%) Neural Network
9 6 (4.72%) Physics
9 6 (4.72%) Mobile App
9 6 (4.72%) Data Extraction
10 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
10 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.57%) Telematics
12 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.72%) Linux
2 3 (2.36%) UNIX
2 3 (2.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Analytics
2 36 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (20.47%) Data Modelling
4 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.75%) CHAID
6 19 (14.96%) Statistical Modelling
7 17 (13.39%) ETL
7 17 (13.39%) Predictive Analytics
8 16 (12.60%) Machine Learning
9 14 (11.02%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.24%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.24%) Scrum
10 13 (10.24%) Open Source
11 12 (9.45%) Logistic Regression
12 11 (8.66%) Data Analysis
13 10 (7.87%) Statistical Analysis
13 10 (7.87%) Multivariate Testing
13 10 (7.87%) Customer Insight
14 9 (7.09%) Data Analytics
14 9 (7.09%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.03%) SQL
2 49 (38.58%) Python
3 18 (14.17%) C++
3 18 (14.17%) VBA
4 15 (11.81%) MATLAB
5 13 (10.24%) C#
6 8 (6.30%) Java
7 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.57%) ABAP
8 1 (0.79%) Fortran
8 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (37.01%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) PhD
3 2 (1.57%) CCNP
3 2 (1.57%) CISSP
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CISA
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (10.24%) StatsD
2 9 (7.09%) logstash
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (28.35%) Tableau
2 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.66%) Oracle
4 10 (7.87%) Business Objects
4 10 (7.87%) IBM
5 6 (4.72%) SAP
6 4 (3.15%) RapidMiner
6 4 (3.15%) Informatica
6 4 (3.15%) Alterian
6 4 (3.15%) New Relic
7 3 (2.36%) Cisco
8 2 (1.57%) Cognos
8 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.79%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65,000-75,000 + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago