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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 135 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing R 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.54% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
751 859 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.55% 42.55% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 623 762 657
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 24 June 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 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) SAS
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Statistics
4 6 (60.00%) QlikView
5 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (50.00%) Spotfire
5 5 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) Linear Regression
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) QA
8 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (10.00%) Operations Research

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 7 (70.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) QlikView
2 5 (50.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Statistics
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Linear Regression
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Operations Research
6 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
KDR
Salary: £400 - £650 per day + likely extension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HMRC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago