The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 100 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing R 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.089% 0.097% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.22% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
R
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
472 462 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.99% 44.68% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 424 415 499
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,825 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

R
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

R Salary Trend in Wiltshire

R
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Swindon +4 1 £35,000 -6.66%
R
South West

R
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree