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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - 68 58
Permanent jobs citing R 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.46% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.03% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £28,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £52,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-9.04% +11.70%
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
226 290 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 39.65% 44.07% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 215 240 199
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) SPSS
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Alteryx
2 2 (66.67%) Campaign Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

R
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Alteryx