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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 82 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing R 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
605 756 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.05% 57.45% 65.13%
Number of salaries quoted 357 450 439
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Glasgow

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 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%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Flume
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) HBase
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Effects
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) MOM
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum

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 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Houdini
1 1 (14.29%) Maya
1 1 (14.29%) NUKE
1 1 (14.29%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) HBase
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Real Time Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) CryEngine
2 1 (14.29%) DirectX
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) Flask
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
2 1 (14.29%) PyQt
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Effects
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) GLSL
5 1 (14.29%) HLSL
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) RapidMiner
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau