The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 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 £52,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% +10.58%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 405 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.68% 66.72% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 241 394 313
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
East of England

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 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) GIS
1 6 (100.00%) ESRI
1 6 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) ArcInfo
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution

R
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ArcInfo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) GIS
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) ESRI
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle