The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 203 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing R 26 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 0
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
R
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2473 2435 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.44% 48.12% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2130 2180 1870
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

R
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the West Midlands region.

R Salary Trend in the West Midlands

R
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +2 21 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Birmingham -7 2 £75,000 +30.43%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (96.88%) Analytics
2 28 (87.50%) Big Data
2 28 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 28 (87.50%) Data Management
2 28 (87.50%) Data Analysis
2 28 (87.50%) Hadoop
3 27 (84.38%) Predictive Modelling
3 27 (84.38%) Social Media
3 27 (84.38%) Yield Management
3 27 (84.38%) Use Case
3 27 (84.38%) Marketing
3 27 (84.38%) Customer Engagement
3 27 (84.38%) Apache Spark
3 27 (84.38%) Algorithms
3 27 (84.38%) Statistical Modelling
3 27 (84.38%) Digital Media
3 27 (84.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.38%) SAS
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Tableau
5 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) DB2
6 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.25%) Teradata
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft

R
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (84.38%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) Big Data
1 28 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 27 (84.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) DB2
4 2 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.13%) Power BI
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
General
1 27 (84.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Data Scientist
2 27 (84.38%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Junior
4 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 27 (84.38%) Algorithms
2 27 (84.38%) Digital Media
2 27 (84.38%) Social Media
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Analytics
2 28 (87.50%) Data Analysis
2 28 (87.50%) Data Management
3 27 (84.38%) Customer Engagement
3 27 (84.38%) Predictive Modelling
3 27 (84.38%) Statistical Modelling
3 27 (84.38%) Use Case
3 27 (84.38%) Yield Management
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Tableau
2 2 (6.25%) Informatica
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Greenplum
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Vertica
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago