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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 115 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing R 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% - 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £57,500 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +30.13%
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
799 676 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.32% 46.27% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 735 611 587
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Birmingham

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) SPSS
2 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 5 (45.45%) SAS
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Quantitative Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (36.36%) Clementine
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Campaign Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Pentaho
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Local Government
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) QlikView
5 2 (18.18%) Business Objects

R
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (45.45%) SAS
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) Clementine
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) QlikView
4 2 (18.18%) Pentaho
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) STATISTICA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modeller
3 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAS BI Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Campaign Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Cloudera