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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 123 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing R 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.052% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -8.60%
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
874 740 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.14% 38.68% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 777 662 797
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,325 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 July 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 19 (90.48%) SAS
1 19 (90.48%) Analytics
2 17 (80.95%) SPSS
2 17 (80.95%) QlikView
2 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
3 16 (76.19%) Tableau
3 16 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (71.43%) IBM
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (71.43%) Python
4 15 (71.43%) Cognos
4 15 (71.43%) Business Objects
4 15 (71.43%) Business Analytics
4 15 (71.43%) Open Source
4 15 (71.43%) Pentaho
4 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
5 10 (47.62%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Teradata
7 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
7 8 (38.10%) Cloudera
8 7 (33.33%) Base SAS
8 7 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
10 3 (14.29%) Big Data
11 2 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 19 (90.48%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) QlikView
2 15 (71.43%) Pentaho
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
5 7 (33.33%) Base SAS
5 7 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (14.29%) Big Data
7 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.76%) Clementine
7 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Consultant
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (38.10%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Analytics
2 16 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 15 (71.43%) Business Analytics
3 15 (71.43%) Open Source
4 10 (47.62%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Campaign Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) MiFID
1 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
1 1 (4.76%) EMIR
1 1 (4.76%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Tableau
2 15 (71.43%) Business Objects
2 15 (71.43%) Cognos
2 15 (71.43%) IBM
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Cloudera
4 8 (38.10%) Teradata
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