The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 107 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing R 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.92% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Median salary £50,000 £15,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+222.58% -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
R
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
716 651 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.55% 50.94% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 644 546 569
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

R
Salary Trend in Wales

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

R Salary Trend in Wales

R
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Wales

R
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for R.

1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Hive
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Pig
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
3 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
3 6 (46.15%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
3 6 (46.15%) Mahout
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Statistical Learning
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Scala
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) PhD
7 2 (15.38%) SPSS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

R
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Pig
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SPSS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Hive
3 6 (46.15%) Mahout
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) QlikView
6 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Data Scientist
2 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Statistician
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
1 6 (46.15%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Learning
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Econometrics
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Radware
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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