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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 99 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing R 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £79,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.05% +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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
754 871 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.36% 62.89% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 415 504 461
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
3 7 (77.78%) Pentaho
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
4 5 (55.56%) SAS
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) HBase
5 4 (44.44%) Big Data
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Pig
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Flume
5 4 (44.44%) Cognos
5 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (44.44%) SPSS
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
5 4 (44.44%) Drools
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
6 3 (33.33%) MongoDB

R
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Pig
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Pentaho
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
2 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) HBase
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Triplestore
3 3 (33.33%) Sqoop
3 3 (33.33%) Mahout
3 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) Drools
2 3 (33.33%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Neural Network
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Teradata
2 3 (33.33%) Netezza
2 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 3 (33.33%) Vertica
2 3 (33.33%) Talend
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago