The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 71 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing R 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.45% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 0.76% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +28.27%
R
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
456 523 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 55.21% 59.77% 61.65%
Number of salaries quoted 407 481 380
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

R
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

R Salary Trend in Warwickshire

R
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Warwick -5 2 £55,000 -15.38%
R
West Midlands

R
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Big Data
3 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 8 (66.67%) Marketing
3 8 (66.67%) QlikView
4 7 (58.33%) Credit Risk
4 7 (58.33%) Analytics
4 7 (58.33%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (58.33%) Time Series Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Statistics
5 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) SAS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (8.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 8 (66.67%) QlikView
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (58.33%) Credit Risk
3 6 (50.00%) Statistics
3 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Analytics
2 7 (58.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 7 (58.33%) Time Series Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB