Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 172 189
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing R 32 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.84% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.66% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 8
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £43,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% +20.69% -19.44%
10th Percentile £27,650 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £82,500 £49,675
South West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +33.33% +2.04%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2344 1819 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.22% 56.44% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 1600 2086
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £66,875
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Python
3 19 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (56.25%) Analytics
5 16 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (43.75%) Tableau
6 14 (43.75%) Marketing
7 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (40.63%) Visualisation
7 13 (40.63%) Google
8 12 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
10 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) Mobile App
10 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
10 9 (28.13%) Statistics
11 8 (25.00%) Big Data
11 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
12 7 (21.88%) Web Development
12 7 (21.88%) Degree
12 7 (21.88%) Electronics
12 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
12 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
12 7 (21.88%) SAP
12 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive
12 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
12 7 (21.88%) Actionable Insight
12 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark

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 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
2 6 (18.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.13%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
2 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive
2 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) BigQuery
4 3 (9.38%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (9.38%) GIS
4 3 (9.38%) Impala
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Gradle
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 14 (43.75%) Marketing
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.88%) Electronics
3 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analytics Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Insight Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Data Scientist
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Digital Development Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Product Development Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Product Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (9.38%) D3.js
2 3 (9.38%) TensorFlow
2 3 (9.38%) Theano
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) Django
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) Laravel
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (9.38%) Blog
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (56.25%) Analytics
3 13 (40.63%) Visualisation
4 12 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
5 9 (28.13%) Statistics
6 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Actionable Insight
7 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
7 7 (21.88%) Web Development
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (18.75%) Data Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
10 4 (12.50%) Cluster Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Bayesian Methods
11 3 (9.38%) Data Munging
11 3 (9.38%) Data Privacy
11 3 (9.38%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) Scala
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) HND
2 3 (9.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Tableau
2 13 (40.63%) Google
3 7 (21.88%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Informatica