The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 88 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing R 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £41,421 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
R
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 610 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.90% 42.07% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 377 402 562
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for R.

1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) SAS
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Tableau
4 5 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
6 3 (30.00%) D3.js
6 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (30.00%) Games
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Stata
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (30.00%) Informatics
6 3 (30.00%) Scala

R
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Stata
3 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (10.00%) BigQuery
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) SAS EBI
4 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) D3.js
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Econometrics
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Greenplum
4 2 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Optimizely
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