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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 90 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing R 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.097% 0.31% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.50% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £79,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.92%
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
634 794 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.79% 60.56% 63.82%
Number of salaries quoted 340 466 475
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Pig
3 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) HBase
3 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Flume
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (42.86%) MOM
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Drools
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case

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 4 (57.14%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) HBase
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
4 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Impala
4 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Drools
3 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Psychology
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau