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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 382 388 421
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +33
Permanent jobs citing R 62 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 59 15 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,701 £36,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
9991 9998 11720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.29% 49.85% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8680 8471 10668
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 £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Surrey - 23 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +13 16 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire +2 8 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Middlesex - 6 £37,701 -
Kent - 5 £40,000 - 3
West Sussex +1 3 £60,000 +140.00%
Hampshire -25 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (69.07%) Analytics
2 53 (54.64%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (41.24%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (38.14%) SQL
5 35 (36.08%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (35.05%) Oracle
6 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (34.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (31.96%) SQL Server
8 31 (31.96%) Python
9 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (26.80%) Big Data
11 25 (25.77%) Tableau
11 25 (25.77%) QlikView
12 24 (24.74%) C++
13 23 (23.71%) Visualisation
14 22 (22.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (22.68%) Perl
15 21 (21.65%) Scrum
16 19 (19.59%) .NET
16 19 (19.59%) SAS
16 19 (19.59%) Statistical Modelling
17 18 (18.56%) Kimball Methodology
17 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
18 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
18 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
18 17 (17.53%) Performance Management
18 17 (17.53%) Machine Learning
18 17 (17.53%) Degree

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (19.59%) SAS
2 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) SPSS
2 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) LDAP
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.08%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (34.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (31.96%) SQL Server
5 26 (26.80%) Big Data
6 25 (25.77%) QlikView
7 22 (22.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (13.40%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
10 11 (11.34%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (11.34%) DB2
10 11 (11.34%) RDBMS
10 11 (11.34%) DataStage
10 11 (11.34%) SQLPlus
11 10 (10.31%) Data Mining
12 8 (8.25%) Hadoop
13 7 (7.22%) MySQL
14 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (2.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Toad
1 11 (11.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.03%) ERwin
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Subversion
4 1 (1.03%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Online Betting
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Consultant
2 19 (19.59%) Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Business Consultant
4 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 17 (17.53%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 16 (16.49%) Developer
6 13 (13.40%) Research Scientist
7 11 (11.34%) Test Manager
8 9 (9.28%) Data Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Principal Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Data Scientist
10 5 (5.15%) XML Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Business Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Python Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) .NET
2 10 (10.31%) D3.js
3 8 (8.25%) REST
4 6 (6.19%) NumPy
4 6 (6.19%) XML
5 5 (5.15%) XSLT
5 5 (5.15%) RSS
5 5 (5.15%) XML Schema
5 5 (5.15%) XML-RPC
5 5 (5.15%) SOAP
5 5 (5.15%) JSON
5 5 (5.15%) Zend Framework
5 5 (5.15%) Pandas
6 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.12%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.09%) HTML
7 3 (3.09%) CSS
7 3 (3.09%) CSS3
7 3 (3.09%) HTML5
8 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (54.64%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (23.71%) Visualisation
3 17 (17.53%) Algorithms
3 17 (17.53%) Mobile App
3 17 (17.53%) Neural Network
4 16 (16.49%) Mathematics
5 13 (13.40%) Statistics
6 11 (11.34%) Mainframe
7 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (7.22%) Open Source
8 4 (4.12%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (4.12%) Physics
9 2 (2.06%) Economics
9 2 (2.06%) Data Extraction
9 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Linux
1 11 (11.34%) UNIX
2 3 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.07%) Analytics
2 40 (41.24%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.65%) Scrum
5 19 (19.59%) Statistical Modelling
6 18 (18.56%) Kimball Methodology
6 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
7 17 (17.53%) Performance Management
7 17 (17.53%) Predictive Analytics
7 17 (17.53%) Machine Learning
7 17 (17.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 16 (16.49%) Data Analysis
8 16 (16.49%) ETL
9 11 (11.34%) Validation
9 11 (11.34%) Test Strategy
9 11 (11.34%) Test Management
9 11 (11.34%) Data Validation
10 8 (8.25%) OO
11 7 (7.22%) MVC
11 7 (7.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.14%) SQL
2 31 (31.96%) Python
3 24 (24.74%) C++
4 22 (22.68%) Perl
5 16 (16.49%) MATLAB
6 14 (14.43%) C
7 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL
8 8 (8.25%) Java
9 6 (6.19%) PHP
10 5 (5.15%) C#
10 5 (5.15%) SPARQL
10 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.15%) Ruby
10 5 (5.15%) XPath
11 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.06%) Fortran
13 1 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Degree
2 15 (15.46%) PhD
3 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.09%) CCIE
4 3 (3.09%) CCNP
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle
2 25 (25.77%) Tableau
3 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.43%) Business Objects
5 11 (11.34%) Cognos
5 11 (11.34%) HP
6 5 (5.15%) Zend
7 3 (3.09%) Cisco
7 3 (3.09%) Informatica
8 2 (2.06%) SAP
9 1 (1.03%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.03%) SmartFocus
9 1 (1.03%) BT
9 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.03%) VMware
9 1 (1.03%) Minitab
9 1 (1.03%) Teradata
9 1 (1.03%) Alterian
9 1 (1.03%) Google
East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: bENEFITS
Posted: 14 days ago