The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -13.63%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
760 570 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.43% 52.97% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 529 344 580
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
R
Scotland

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle