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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 87 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.59% - 0.100%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £48,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
R
Wales

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
582 574 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.11% 47.87% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 515 504 372
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Newport - 5 £48,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £55,000 -
R
Wales

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (50.00%) Coaching
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) IIS
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) COM
5 6 (33.33%) SAS
5 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 5 (27.78%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (11.11%) Java

R
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
1 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) EViews
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) Mahout
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modeller
3 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modeller
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 7 (38.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Economics
4 1 (5.56%) Physics
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Logistic Regression
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Research
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago