The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 122 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.047% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
R
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
860 865 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.37% 40.55% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 778 741 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

R
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

R Salary Trend in Birmingham

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 16 (94.12%) SAS
1 16 (94.12%) Analytics
2 15 (88.24%) QlikView
2 15 (88.24%) Visualisation
3 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (76.47%) SPSS
4 13 (76.47%) Python
4 13 (76.47%) Tableau
5 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
5 12 (70.59%) Pentaho
5 12 (70.59%) Open Source
5 12 (70.59%) Cognos
5 12 (70.59%) IBM
5 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 12 (70.59%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (70.59%) Business Analytics
6 10 (58.82%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (41.18%) Base SAS
7 7 (41.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) Teradata
9 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
9 5 (29.41%) Cloudera
10 3 (17.65%) Statistics
10 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 2 (11.76%) Finance
11 2 (11.76%) Big Data
11 2 (11.76%) Linear Regression

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (94.12%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) QlikView
2 12 (70.59%) Pentaho
2 12 (70.59%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (41.18%) Base SAS
3 7 (41.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (11.76%) Big Data
7 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) SignalR
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Visualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Analytics
2 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
3 12 (70.59%) Open Source
3 12 (70.59%) Business Analytics
4 10 (58.82%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Linear Regression
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) EMIR
1 1 (5.88%) CRD IV
1 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
1 1 (5.88%) MiFID
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Tableau
2 12 (70.59%) Cognos
2 12 (70.59%) IBM
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Teradata
3 5 (29.41%) Cloudera
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago