The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South West / Bristol
Rank 126 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing R 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.74% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1065 1074 1058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 58.77% 57.99% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 908 987 948
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Bristol

R
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for R in Bristol

R
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Bristol

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for R.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Talend
3 2 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (28.57%) EXASOL
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Netezza
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Spotfire

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) Spotfire
3 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Calabash
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) EXASOL
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (28.57%) Netezza
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) Talend
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin