The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 81 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing R 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 0.26% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.51% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +8.49%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
453 392 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 63.18% 50.58% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 432 338 400
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for R.

1 10 (66.67%) Python
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Physics
2 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 7 (46.67%) Statistics
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
4 5 (33.33%) Data Munging
4 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (26.67%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) STL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
6 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (13.33%) Numerical Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) PhD
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (13.33%) Microservices
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics

R
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Data Scientist
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Research Scientist
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (6.67%) EJB
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Physics
2 7 (46.67%) Statistics
3 6 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (6.67%) Linked Data
6 1 (6.67%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (6.67%) Semantic Web
6 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
3 5 (33.33%) Data Munging
3 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Go
4 2 (13.33%) Julia
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ESRI