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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 102 125
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23  
Permanent jobs citing R 16 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% 0.94% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.68% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 8
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,993 £34,600 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 1183 895 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.43% 56.04% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 825 1106
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 15 (75.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (65.00%) Analytics
4 12 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (55.00%) Google
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) Marketing
7 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
8 7 (35.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (35.00%) Scala
8 7 (35.00%) Analytics Management
8 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (35.00%) Electronics
8 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (35.00%) SAP
9 6 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (25.00%) Tableau
10 5 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
10 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
10 5 (25.00%) Degree
10 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 3 (15.00%) Web Development

R
Co-occurring 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) Impala
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Calabash
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Electronics
3 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analytics Manager
1 12 (60.00%) Insight Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Product Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) D3.js
1 1 (5.00%) Kafka
1 1 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) TensorFlow
1 1 (5.00%) Theano
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Analytics
1 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics Management
3 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Cluster Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Physics
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Scala
4 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Google
2 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 5 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
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