The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 / Glasgow
Rank - 105 -
Permanent jobs citing R 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.073% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 751 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.58% 54.78% 60.90%
Number of salaries quoted 323 419 464
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for R.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Effects
3 1 (33.33%) NUKE
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Houdini
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Weka
3 1 (33.33%) PyQt
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Flask
3 1 (33.33%) CryEngine
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Maya

R
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Houdini
1 1 (33.33%) Maya
1 1 (33.33%) NUKE
1 1 (33.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Real Time Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CryEngine
1 1 (33.33%) DirectX
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Flask
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) PyQt
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner