The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing R 5 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.62% 0.91% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.83% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Median salary £34,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
440 601 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.52% 49.55% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 386 511 582
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,761
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

R
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the South Wales region.

R Salary Trend in South Wales

R
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 4 £34,000 -32.00%
Newport -5 1 £37,725 -11.23% 1
R
Wales

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Pig
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Statistical Learning
4 3 (33.33%) Pandas
4 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 3 (33.33%) Econometrics
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Spotfire
4 3 (33.33%) QlikView
4 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 3 (33.33%) Tableau
4 3 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Mahout
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB

R
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Mahout
4 3 (33.33%) QlikView
4 3 (33.33%) Spotfire
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Pandas
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Econometrics
3 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Learning
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Radware
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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