The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / South West
Rank 214 219 237
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing R 17 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.84% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 9
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2860 3209 3397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.82% 57.26% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2391 2803 3010
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

R
Salary Trend in the South West

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

R Salary Trend in the South West

R
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

R Salary Histogram in the South West

R
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Devon +1 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -1 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire +14 1 - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 West region with a requirement for R.

1 39 (70.91%) Degree
2 34 (61.82%) Python
3 33 (60.00%) MATLAB
4 30 (54.55%) Analytics
5 28 (50.91%) SQL
6 27 (49.09%) SAS
7 26 (47.27%) Java
7 26 (47.27%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (41.82%) C++
8 23 (41.82%) Mathematics
9 21 (38.18%) Computer Science
9 21 (38.18%) SPSS
10 20 (36.36%) Algorithms
11 19 (34.55%) Hadoop
12 18 (32.73%) Data Analytics
12 18 (32.73%) Apache Spark
13 17 (30.91%) Statistics
14 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
15 14 (25.45%) Scala
15 14 (25.45%) PhD
15 14 (25.45%) Finance
16 13 (23.64%) Apache Pig
17 12 (21.82%) Apache Hive
17 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (20.00%) Physics
18 11 (20.00%) Scrum
19 9 (16.36%) PHP
20 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
20 8 (14.55%) Web Services
20 8 (14.55%) Statistical Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 27 (49.09%) SAS
2 18 (32.73%) Apache Spark
3 13 (23.64%) Apache Pig
4 4 (7.27%) Jupyter
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (38.18%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) Hadoop
2 12 (21.82%) Apache Hive
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data
5 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.64%) DB2
7 2 (3.64%) FileMaker
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Data Scientist
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Graduate
3 7 (12.73%) IT Graduate
3 7 (12.73%) Trainee
4 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Graduate
4 6 (10.91%) Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) Pandas
3 3 (5.45%) MDX
3 3 (5.45%) MLlib
3 3 (5.45%) scikit-learn
3 3 (5.45%) TensorFlow
3 3 (5.45%) Theano
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Express
4 1 (1.82%) Java EE
4 1 (1.82%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (41.82%) Mathematics
3 21 (38.18%) Computer Science
4 20 (36.36%) Algorithms
5 17 (30.91%) Statistics
6 11 (20.00%) Physics
7 7 (12.73%) Cryptography
8 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
9 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
9 3 (5.45%) Economics
10 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Analytics
2 18 (32.73%) Data Analytics
3 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Logistics
6 8 (14.55%) Operations Research
6 8 (14.55%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Complexity Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.73%) Kanban
7 7 (12.73%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (10.91%) CRM
8 6 (10.91%) Presales
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) Python
2 33 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 28 (50.91%) SQL
4 26 (47.27%) Java
5 23 (41.82%) C++
6 14 (25.45%) Scala
7 9 (16.36%) PHP
8 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.27%) C
10 3 (5.45%) C#
10 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (70.91%) Degree
2 14 (25.45%) PhD
3 2 (3.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Apple
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Intel
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) EXASOL
3 2 (3.64%) Informatica
3 2 (3.64%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (3.64%) Netezza
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Sybase
3 2 (3.64%) Talend
3 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
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