The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - 94 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
741 654 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.29% 60.22% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 431 435 489
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

R
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the Glasgow region.

R Salary Trend in Glasgow

R
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Go

R
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago