The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 331 371
Rank change year-on-year +22 +40  
Permanent jobs citing R 87 112 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.61% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.13% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 96
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +32.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,500 £65,000
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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7924 9888 10420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.78% 53.51% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6907 8825 8904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

R
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for R in the South East

R
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in the South East

R
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +20 23 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Oxfordshire 0 18 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Hampshire +5 16 £45,000 -30.76% 1
West Sussex +13 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Berkshire +31 5 £21,500 -59.04% 1
East Sussex - 4 £85,000 -
Kent - 4 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for R.

1 157 (76.96%) Python
2 130 (63.73%) SQL
3 85 (41.67%) Degree
4 81 (39.71%) Machine Learning
5 75 (36.76%) Big Data
6 72 (35.29%) Analytics
7 70 (34.31%) Mathematics
8 59 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
9 56 (27.45%) Computer Science
10 55 (26.96%) Statistics
11 54 (26.47%) Finance
12 53 (25.98%) Algorithms
13 48 (23.53%) Hadoop
14 46 (22.55%) Data Analysis
15 42 (20.59%) MATLAB
15 42 (20.59%) Visualisation
16 41 (20.10%) C++
16 41 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (19.61%) C#
17 40 (19.61%) Java
18 38 (18.63%) .NET
18 38 (18.63%) PhD
19 35 (17.16%) SAS
19 35 (17.16%) Data Visualisation
20 32 (15.69%) Tableau
20 32 (15.69%) Microsoft Excel
20 32 (15.69%) Marketing
21 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
22 27 (13.24%) PowerShell

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 35 (17.16%) SAS
2 26 (12.75%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.94%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.45%) Apache
6 2 (0.98%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) IIS
6 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.49%) GeoServer
Applications
1 32 (15.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.92%) SPSS Modeler
4 2 (0.98%) SPSS
4 2 (0.98%) Stata
5 1 (0.49%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.41%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.96%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
1 6 (2.94%) VPN
1 6 (2.94%) Wireless
1 6 (2.94%) Wireless Security
2 5 (2.45%) MVNO
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (36.76%) Big Data
2 48 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (12.75%) NoSQL
5 25 (12.25%) Data Mining
5 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
6 24 (11.76%) Power BI
7 17 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 16 (7.84%) Data Lake
9 14 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (5.39%) QlikView
11 11 (5.39%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 9 (4.41%) HDInsight
12 9 (4.41%) MySQL
13 8 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (3.92%) GIS
13 8 (3.92%) OLAP
13 8 (3.92%) TokuDB
Development Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.98%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.49%) RStudio
4 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (26.47%) Finance
2 32 (15.69%) Marketing
3 22 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.39%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.39%) Retail
5 10 (4.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (4.41%) Electronics
7 8 (3.92%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.94%) Games
9 5 (2.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (28.43%) Developer
2 48 (23.53%) Data Scientist
3 44 (21.57%) Analyst
4 26 (12.75%) Data Analyst
5 16 (7.84%) Data Engineer
6 15 (7.35%) SQL Developer
7 14 (6.86%) Consultant
8 13 (6.37%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.37%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.37%) Junior
8 13 (6.37%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 12 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
10 11 (5.39%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (4.90%) Big Data Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Big Data Engineer
12 9 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.92%) MySQL DBA
13 8 (3.92%) Power BI Developer
13 8 (3.92%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.63%) .NET
2 25 (12.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 15 (7.35%) CSS
4 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.90%) HTML
5 6 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.94%) D3.js
5 6 (2.94%) J2EE
6 5 (2.45%) Entity Framework
6 5 (2.45%) jQuery
6 5 (2.45%) STL
7 4 (1.96%) NHibernate
7 4 (1.96%) RESTful
8 3 (1.47%) Ajax
8 3 (1.47%) LINQ
9 2 (0.98%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (0.98%) Django
9 2 (0.98%) HTML5
9 2 (0.98%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 53 (25.98%) Algorithms
3 41 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.43%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.94%) Life Science
7 4 (1.96%) User Experience
8 2 (0.98%) AS400
8 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.98%) W3C
9 1 (0.49%) CUDA
9 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.35%) Linux
2 10 (4.90%) Windows
3 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.49%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.71%) Machine Learning
2 72 (35.29%) Analytics
3 70 (34.31%) Mathematics
4 59 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (26.96%) Statistics
6 46 (22.55%) Data Analysis
7 42 (20.59%) Visualisation
8 35 (17.16%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (12.75%) Statistical Modelling
11 24 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 21 (10.29%) Predictive Modelling
13 20 (9.80%) Data Modelling
13 20 (9.80%) Presales
14 19 (9.31%) Artificial Intelligence
15 17 (8.33%) Data Analytics
15 17 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
16 16 (7.84%) ETL
17 14 (6.86%) Physics
17 14 (6.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 157 (76.96%) Python
2 130 (63.73%) SQL
3 42 (20.59%) MATLAB
4 41 (20.10%) C++
5 40 (19.61%) C#
5 40 (19.61%) Java
6 27 (13.24%) PowerShell
7 25 (12.25%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.31%) JavaScript
9 17 (8.33%) Scala
10 15 (7.35%) C
10 15 (7.35%) VBA
11 14 (6.86%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.94%) Perl
13 5 (2.45%) VB
14 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.98%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.98%) PHP
14 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (41.67%) Degree
2 38 (18.63%) PhD
3 11 (5.39%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.43%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.94%) CCNP
5 6 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) QA
2 11 (5.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.92%) KVM
1 8 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.96%) Mesos
2 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (15.69%) Tableau
2 25 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.90%) IBM
4 9 (4.41%) Hortonworks
4 9 (4.41%) SAP
5 8 (3.92%) Percona
5 8 (3.92%) VMware
6 7 (3.43%) Teradata
7 6 (2.94%) Cisco
7 6 (2.94%) Meraki
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle
7 6 (2.94%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.47%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) Netezza
9 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.49%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.49%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.49%) Virgin Media
Woking, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k per annum plus superb ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Posted: 25 days ago
South East
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Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
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Posted: 19 days ago