Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 82 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing R 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.28% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.96% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +27.82%
10th Percentile £36,750 £25,625 £32,200
90th Percentile £55,250 £58,000 £72,500
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -31.82% +29.41% -12.37%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 577 519 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 54.03% 52.85% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 513 445 482
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,050 £26,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Cardiff

R
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for R in Cardiff

R
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for R in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stata
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
1 1 (33.33%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau