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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 97 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing R 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.55% 0.075% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,750 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -8.60%
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
675 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 53.32% 64.91% 66.34%
Number of salaries quoted 384 563 539
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Glasgow

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
4 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Drools
6 3 (37.50%) HBase
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
6 3 (37.50%) Big Data
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) SAS
7 2 (25.00%) Cognos
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (25.00%) SPSS
7 2 (25.00%) MOM
7 2 (25.00%) RDBMS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SAS
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
2 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) HBase
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Mahout
5 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
5 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Drools
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
7 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) Business Development
7 1 (12.50%) Cluster Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) MOM
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Netezza
3 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
3 1 (12.50%) Vertica
3 1 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
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