The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.21% +24.00%
R
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
258 348 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.14% 62.93% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 332 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

R
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

R Salary Trend in Suffolk

R
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
1 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI