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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 94 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing R 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.91% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £43,500 £79,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.28% +81.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £79,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £79,800 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +9.75%
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
556 661 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.91% 42.54% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 419 438 550
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 25 August 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 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SAS
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (64.29%) Tableau
4 8 (57.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) Python
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) Statistics
6 6 (42.86%) Big Data
6 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
7 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
7 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
7 5 (35.71%) Scala
7 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
7 5 (35.71%) D3.js
7 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
7 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 5 (35.71%) Informatics
7 5 (35.71%) Greenplum
7 5 (35.71%) Stata
7 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis

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 10 (71.43%) SAS
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Stata
3 2 (14.29%) S-PLUS
4 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
3 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
6 1 (7.14%) BigQuery
6 1 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (7.14%) SAS EBI
6 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Data Scientist
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Qualitative Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) D3.js
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
3 6 (42.86%) Statistics
3 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Informatics
5 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
5 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (14.29%) Derivative
6 2 (14.29%) Economics
6 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
4 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Data Management
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Black-Scholes
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 2 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Presales
7 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Tableau
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Greenplum
4 4 (28.57%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Optimizely
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