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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 233 235 234
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing R 21 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
3278 3357 3192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.17% 55.95% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2990 2853
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Devon +11 12 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Bristol -5 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Wiltshire +1 1 £42,500 -
Somerset - 1 £65,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 26 (65.00%) SAS
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 22 (55.00%) Degree
5 19 (47.50%) C++
6 18 (45.00%) Java
7 17 (42.50%) Data Analysis
7 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (37.50%) MATLAB
8 15 (37.50%) C
9 13 (32.50%) SPSS
9 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
9 13 (32.50%) Statistics
10 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
10 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 11 (27.50%) Apple
11 11 (27.50%) C#
11 11 (27.50%) HTML
11 11 (27.50%) CSS
11 11 (27.50%) Scrum
11 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
11 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (27.50%) Analytics
11 11 (27.50%) QA
11 11 (27.50%) Ruby
11 11 (27.50%) JIRA
12 8 (20.00%) OOP
12 8 (20.00%) OO
12 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.50%) Big Data

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (65.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) SPSS
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) GenStat
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) S-PLUS
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematica
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Big Data
2 4 (10.00%) OLAP
2 4 (10.00%) Power BI
3 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) QlikView
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) C Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Developer in Test
6 5 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Python Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) CSS
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) D3.js
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) MDX
4 1 (2.50%) scikit-learn
4 1 (2.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
2 13 (32.50%) Statistics
3 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
7 4 (10.00%) Digital Media
8 3 (7.50%) Physics
9 2 (5.00%) Economics
10 1 (2.50%) Biology
10 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
10 1 (2.50%) Neural Network
10 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Data Analysis
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Analytics
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) OOP
4 7 (17.50%) Data Analytics
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Campaign Management
7 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) Line Management
7 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.50%) Data Munging
8 3 (7.50%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) C++
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 15 (37.50%) C
5 15 (37.50%) MATLAB
6 11 (27.50%) C#
6 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
6 11 (27.50%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) F#
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.50%) Pascal
8 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Apple
2 6 (15.00%) Tableau
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago