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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 140 124 130
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing R 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.25% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +70.21%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
899 857 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.32% 43.55% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 727 775 753
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 10 (76.92%) Python
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SAS
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Statistics
5 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Spotfire
6 5 (38.46%) QlikView
6 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (30.77%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) QA
7 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) Linear Regression
8 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
9 2 (15.38%) Tableau
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (15.38%) EViews
9 2 (15.38%) HTML
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL

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 9 (69.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) QlikView
1 5 (38.46%) Spotfire
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Data Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Change Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Insight Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Statistics
3 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Linear Regression
5 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
7 1 (7.69%) Statistical Computing
7 1 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Tableau
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
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