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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 87 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs citing R 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.71% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 1.72% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
633 522 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 57.44% 41.20% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 404 374 474
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017, 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 20 (90.91%) SAS
1 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Finance
3 17 (77.27%) Python
3 17 (77.27%) Hadoop
3 17 (77.27%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (68.18%) KYC
5 15 (68.18%) Apache Hive
6 14 (63.64%) Data Analysis
6 14 (63.64%) Degree
7 13 (59.09%) Workflow
7 13 (59.09%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (59.09%) Data Mining
7 13 (59.09%) Project Management
7 13 (59.09%) Decision Tree
7 13 (59.09%) Case Management
7 13 (59.09%) Change Control
7 13 (59.09%) Functional Testing
7 13 (59.09%) Business Analytics
8 12 (54.55%) Machine Learning
8 12 (54.55%) Apache Pig
8 12 (54.55%) Ambari
8 12 (54.55%) Factor Analysis
8 12 (54.55%) Line Management
8 12 (54.55%) Legal
8 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
8 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle

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 20 (90.91%) SAS
2 12 (54.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) Hadoop
2 15 (68.18%) Apache Hive
3 13 (59.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) QlikView
6 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
6 1 (4.55%) BigQuery
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
6 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SAS Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 4 (18.18%) Hadoop Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 17 (77.27%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 15 (68.18%) KYC
4 14 (63.64%) Data Analysis
5 13 (59.09%) Business Analytics
5 13 (59.09%) Case Management
5 13 (59.09%) Change Control
5 13 (59.09%) Decision Tree
5 13 (59.09%) Functional Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Project Management
5 13 (59.09%) Regression Analysis
5 13 (59.09%) Workflow
6 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
6 12 (54.55%) Factor Analysis
6 12 (54.55%) Line Management
6 12 (54.55%) Machine Learning
6 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.55%) Norkom
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