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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 130 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing R 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.096% 0.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
809 782 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.84% 43.93% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 718 728 616
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Vertica