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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 83 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing R 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.75% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £42,461 £79,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.59% +76.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,426 £79,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £79,850 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.92%
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
542 664 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.48% 41.79% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 402 441 576
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 11 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (72.73%) Tableau
3 7 (63.64%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) SAS
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) Statistics
6 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 4 (36.36%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Big Data
6 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum

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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) Stata
3 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
4 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) BigQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
6 1 (9.09%) QlikView
6 1 (9.09%) SAS EBI
6 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) D3.js
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Applied Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Informatics
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Data Management
5 4 (36.36%) Master Data Management
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
6 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
7 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Econometrics
8 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Tableau
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 3 (27.27%) Greenplum
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) Optimizely