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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 117 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing R 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.051% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £53,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +14.36%
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
859 782 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.59% 39.72% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 766 692 879
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 £28,758 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,550 £52,500
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 30 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 18 (94.74%) SAS
1 18 (94.74%) QlikView
1 18 (94.74%) Visualisation
1 18 (94.74%) Analytics
2 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (84.21%) SPSS
3 16 (84.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (84.21%) Tableau
4 15 (78.95%) Open Source
4 15 (78.95%) Pentaho
4 15 (78.95%) Business Analysis
4 15 (78.95%) IBM
4 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (78.95%) Python
4 15 (78.95%) Cognos
4 15 (78.95%) Business Analytics
5 10 (52.63%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) Teradata
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle
7 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
7 8 (42.11%) Cloudera
8 7 (36.84%) Base SAS
8 7 (36.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 2 (10.53%) Statistics
10 2 (10.53%) Linear Regression
11 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
11 1 (5.26%) SignalR

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (94.74%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) QlikView
2 15 (78.95%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (78.95%) Pentaho
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
5 7 (36.84%) Base SAS
5 7 (36.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
6 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Consultant
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (42.11%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Analytics
2 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (84.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (78.95%) Business Analysis
4 15 (78.95%) Open Source
4 15 (78.95%) Business Analytics
5 10 (52.63%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Linear Regression
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
1 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
1 1 (5.26%) EMIR
1 1 (5.26%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Tableau
2 15 (78.95%) Cognos
2 15 (78.95%) IBM
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Teradata
3 8 (42.11%) Cloudera
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
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