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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 90 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing R 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Median salary £57,500 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
537 648 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.40% 46.85% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 336 442 543
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 (93.33%) Analytics
2 13 (86.67%) SAS
3 12 (80.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) VBA
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (46.67%) Statistics
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Economics
7 6 (40.00%) Python
7 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
8 5 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (33.33%) D3.js
8 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (33.33%) Tableau
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) PhD
8 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (33.33%) C++
8 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
8 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (33.33%) Presales
9 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
9 4 (26.67%) Validation

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 13 (86.67%) SAS
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) S-PLUS
2 4 (26.67%) Stata
3 3 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
3 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) GIS
5 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Lumira
5 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
5 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (6.67%) QlikView
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Redis
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Riak
5 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Games
1 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (26.67%) Qualitative Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) D3.js
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) ArcObjects
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) Economics
3 7 (46.67%) Statistics
4 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (26.67%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
6 4 (26.67%) Derivative
6 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
6 4 (26.67%) Informatics
6 4 (26.67%) Physics
7 3 (20.00%) Psychology
8 2 (13.33%) Remote Sensing
9 1 (6.67%) Life Science
9 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Analytics
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Black-Scholes
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
4 4 (26.67%) Data Management
4 4 (26.67%) Monte Carlo Method
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) VBA
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Scala
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Tableau
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe
3 4 (26.67%) Google
3 4 (26.67%) Greenplum
4 1 (6.67%) Alteryx
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Birst
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook
4 1 (6.67%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
4 1 (6.67%) Omniture
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 5 days ago