The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 210 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.043% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.084% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +24.00%
R
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2381 2323 2858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 51.22% 49.34% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2027 2565
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

R
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

R Salary Trend in Surrey

R
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

R Salary Histogram in Surrey

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) HBase
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) Google Closure

R
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) HBase
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Mahout
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) Google Closure
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle