The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 143 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.66% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.47% -1.17%
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
741 780 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.16% 42.86% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 623 691 668
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) QlikView
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SAS
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Spotfire
4 4 (50.00%) Tableau
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Linear Regression
5 3 (37.50%) Statistics
5 3 (37.50%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Web Design
7 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (62.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) QlikView
2 5 (62.50%) Spotfire
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analytics Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
3 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Linear Regression
3 3 (37.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
5 1 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Vertica