The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.06%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
768 575 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.32% 52.37% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 536 351 571
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
R
Scotland

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

R
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the Edinburgh region.

R Salary Trend in Edinburgh

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

R
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle