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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 215 247 244
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing R 35 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.12% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 2
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +46.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
3091 3329 3407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.77% 55.98% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2641 2891 2952
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 21 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £27,500 -
Wiltshire +9 4 - - 1
Bristol +8 2 £47,500 +9.19% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 84 (80.77%) Python
2 74 (71.15%) Java
3 71 (68.27%) SQL
4 66 (63.46%) Degree
5 64 (61.54%) Analytics
6 61 (58.65%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (57.69%) Machine Learning
7 60 (57.69%) SAS
8 59 (56.73%) Hadoop
8 59 (56.73%) Apache Spark
9 57 (54.81%) Data Analytics
10 56 (53.85%) C++
11 54 (51.92%) Scala
12 52 (50.00%) Computer Science
13 51 (49.04%) MATLAB
14 48 (46.15%) Apache Hive
15 44 (42.31%) PhD
16 42 (40.38%) SPSS
16 42 (40.38%) Finance
17 38 (36.54%) Apache Pig
18 35 (33.65%) Data Analysis
19 33 (31.73%) Big Data
20 31 (29.81%) Data Mining
21 30 (28.85%) MongoDB
22 29 (27.88%) MapReduce
23 25 (24.04%) Mathematics
23 25 (24.04%) Tableau
24 24 (23.08%) Visualisation
25 23 (22.12%) Data Visualisation
26 21 (20.19%) Business Intelligence

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 60 (57.69%) SAS
2 59 (56.73%) Apache Spark
3 38 (36.54%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (40.38%) SPSS
2 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (56.73%) Hadoop
2 48 (46.15%) Apache Hive
3 33 (31.73%) Big Data
4 31 (29.81%) Data Mining
5 30 (28.85%) MongoDB
6 20 (19.23%) NoSQL
7 19 (18.27%) QlikView
8 15 (14.42%) MySQL
9 12 (11.54%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (11.54%) Parquet
10 11 (10.58%) Impala
10 11 (10.58%) Neo4j
11 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
12 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.92%) Base SAS
13 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (1.92%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) JIRA
General
1 42 (40.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Games
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Data Scientist
2 28 (26.92%) Analyst
3 23 (22.12%) Data Analyst
4 22 (21.15%) Developer
5 16 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Developer Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Graduate
7 6 (5.77%) IT Graduate
7 6 (5.77%) Senior Data Scientist
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Trainee
8 5 (4.81%) Computer Science Graduate
8 5 (4.81%) Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Data Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Analytics Consultant
10 3 (2.88%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 3 (2.88%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) XML
2 11 (10.58%) JSON
2 11 (10.58%) Spark Streaming
3 7 (6.73%) Web Services
4 3 (2.88%) .NET
4 3 (2.88%) CSS
4 3 (2.88%) HTML
4 3 (2.88%) MDX
5 2 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.96%) MLlib
6 1 (0.96%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.96%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.96%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 61 (58.65%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 25 (24.04%) Mathematics
4 24 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 14 (13.46%) Physics
6 12 (11.54%) Algorithms
7 9 (8.65%) Statistics
8 6 (5.77%) Cryptography
9 5 (4.81%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (3.85%) Cybercrime
10 4 (3.85%) Digital Media
10 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.88%) Economics
11 3 (2.88%) iPad
11 3 (2.88%) User Experience
12 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) Analytics
2 60 (57.69%) Machine Learning
3 57 (54.81%) Data Analytics
4 35 (33.65%) Data Analysis
5 29 (27.88%) MapReduce
6 23 (22.12%) Data Visualisation
7 21 (20.19%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (18.27%) Statistical Modelling
9 17 (16.35%) Prototyping
10 15 (14.42%) Data Management
11 14 (13.46%) Open Source
12 13 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
12 13 (12.50%) ETL
12 13 (12.50%) OpenUP
13 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (10.58%) Data Acquisition
14 11 (10.58%) RDF
15 9 (8.65%) Scrum
16 6 (5.77%) Automated Testing
16 6 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (80.77%) Python
2 74 (71.15%) Java
3 71 (68.27%) SQL
4 56 (53.85%) C++
5 54 (51.92%) Scala
6 51 (49.04%) MATLAB
7 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
8 13 (12.50%) C
9 6 (5.77%) C#
9 6 (5.77%) PHP
10 5 (4.81%) Ruby
11 3 (2.88%) Lua
11 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.92%) Perl
13 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (63.46%) Degree
2 44 (42.31%) PhD
3 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.92%) CRD IV
2 2 (1.92%) EMIR
2 2 (1.92%) MiFID
2 2 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Tableau
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.96%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.96%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.96%) Intel
6 1 (0.96%) SAP
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