The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 76 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing R 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 0.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £43,750 £31,349 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
R
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
356 417 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.37% 48.54% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 316 394 458
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

R
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

R Salary Trend in Southampton

R
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) StatsD
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

R
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) StatsD
1 1 (50.00%) logstash