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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - 73 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
425 448 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.98% 78.18% 60.55%
Number of salaries quoted 406 337 395
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematica
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
1 6 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (100.00%) CUDA
1 6 (100.00%) GLSL
1 6 (100.00%) QML
1 6 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Statistics
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching

R
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
1 6 (100.00%) QML
1 6 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (100.00%) CUDA
2 5 (83.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (100.00%) GLSL