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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 95 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Permanent jobs citing R 3 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% 1.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 3.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 0
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +30.13%
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
505 444 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.27% 50.40% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 464 414 411
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) PhD
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Revenue Management
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) VCP4

R
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (100.00%) Revenue Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance, 15% bonus etc
Posted: 24 days ago