The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 69 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing R 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.42% 0.89% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 1.81% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £28,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +24.00%
R
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
317 277 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.27% 49.46% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 252 217 209
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

R
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

R Salary Trend in Swindon

R
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Campaign Management

R
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree