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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 204 233 247
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing R 33 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.36% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.63% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 5
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2929 3325 3595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.18% 57.04% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 2877 3140
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 19 £50,000 +8.10%
Gloucestershire - 6 £27,500 -
Wiltshire +17 4 - -
Bristol +11 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 51 (79.69%) Degree
2 47 (73.44%) Python
3 41 (64.06%) SQL
4 40 (62.50%) SAS
5 37 (57.81%) Java
5 37 (57.81%) Analytics
6 36 (56.25%) MATLAB
7 33 (51.56%) C++
8 30 (46.88%) SPSS
9 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
9 29 (45.31%) Hadoop
10 28 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (43.75%) Apache Spark
11 27 (42.19%) Data Analytics
12 26 (40.63%) Mathematics
13 25 (39.06%) Machine Learning
14 23 (35.94%) Scala
14 23 (35.94%) PhD
15 22 (34.38%) Finance
16 21 (32.81%) Apache Hive
17 19 (29.69%) Apache Pig
18 13 (20.31%) Algorithms
18 13 (20.31%) Statistics
18 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
19 12 (18.75%) Physics
19 12 (18.75%) Scrum
20 9 (14.06%) Web Services
20 9 (14.06%) Big Data
21 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

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 40 (62.50%) SAS
2 28 (43.75%) Apache Spark
3 19 (29.69%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.25%) Jupyter
4 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 30 (46.88%) SPSS
2 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) Hadoop
2 21 (32.81%) Apache Hive
3 9 (14.06%) Big Data
4 7 (10.94%) Data Mining
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.13%) DB2
8 2 (3.13%) MySQL
8 2 (3.13%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.56%) Impala
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.56%) Parquet
9 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.56%) QlikView
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.69%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Data Scientist
2 8 (12.50%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Graduate
3 7 (10.94%) Developer
3 7 (10.94%) IT Graduate
3 7 (10.94%) Trainee
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science Graduate
4 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Data Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Data Scientist
6 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Junior
7 3 (4.69%) Junior Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) Pandas
3 3 (4.69%) MDX
3 3 (4.69%) MLlib
3 3 (4.69%) scikit-learn
3 3 (4.69%) TensorFlow
3 3 (4.69%) Theano
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Express
5 1 (1.56%) Java EE
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
2 28 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (40.63%) Mathematics
4 13 (20.31%) Algorithms
4 13 (20.31%) Statistics
5 12 (18.75%) Physics
6 7 (10.94%) Cryptography
7 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
8 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
8 3 (4.69%) Economics
8 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
9 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Analytics
2 27 (42.19%) Data Analytics
3 25 (39.06%) Machine Learning
4 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
5 12 (18.75%) Scrum
6 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Complexity Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.94%) Kanban
7 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (9.38%) CRM
8 6 (9.38%) Presales
9 4 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (6.25%) ETL
9 4 (6.25%) MapReduce
9 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (73.44%) Python
2 41 (64.06%) SQL
3 37 (57.81%) Java
4 36 (56.25%) MATLAB
5 33 (51.56%) C++
6 23 (35.94%) Scala
7 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.94%) PHP
9 5 (7.81%) C
10 3 (4.69%) C#
10 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (79.69%) Degree
2 23 (35.94%) PhD
3 2 (3.13%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Tableau
2 5 (7.81%) Apple
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) Intel
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.13%) EXASOL
5 2 (3.13%) Informatica
5 2 (3.13%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (3.13%) Netezza
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
5 2 (3.13%) Talend
6 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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