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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 80 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing R 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.55% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +8.49%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
455 364 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 62.85% 51.05% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 440 316 413
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
3 8 (61.54%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Statistics
4 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
5 6 (46.15%) Big Data
5 6 (46.15%) Physics
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
6 5 (38.46%) Linear Algebra
6 5 (38.46%) Data Munging
7 4 (30.77%) MATLAB
8 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (23.08%) STL
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) OpenGL
9 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
9 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
9 2 (15.38%) Numerical Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Julia
9 2 (15.38%) Bayesian Methods
9 2 (15.38%) Microservices
9 2 (15.38%) Go
10 1 (7.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 1 (7.69%) Dapper ORM

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 (7.69%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLTP
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Data Scientist
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (23.08%) OpenGL
1 3 (23.08%) STL
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (7.69%) EJB
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Statistics
3 6 (46.15%) Physics
4 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
4 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
3 5 (38.46%) Data Munging
3 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (38.46%) Linear Algebra
4 2 (15.38%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Active Record
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Database Security
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) MATLAB
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Go
5 2 (15.38%) Julia
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree