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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 109 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £55,000 £50,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -2.35%
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
758 651 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 59.50% 54.84% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 371 383 554
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for R.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (71.43%) Drools
2 5 (71.43%) Pentaho
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) HBase
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (71.43%) Pentaho
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) HBase
3 1 (14.29%) IBM BigInsights
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Drools
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle