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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,837 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +16.25%
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
420 476 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.12% 53.30% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 393 457 457
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Postgraduate
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
2 3 (21.43%) QlikView
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services

R
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) QlikView
1 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ETL
1 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) BDD
2 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Postgraduate
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) VMware