The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 90 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing R 13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.00% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 0.94% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,224 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
638 742 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.04% 54.04% 56.09%
Number of salaries quoted 541 638 536
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Wales

R
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 12 £42,500 +34.92% 1
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
1 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (40.00%) SAS
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) ISO22301
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) SAP Certification

R
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (40.00%) SAS
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) EViews
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modeller
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk Modeller
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Modeller
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 3 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (26.67%) ISO22301
3 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
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