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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 211 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing R 28 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.35% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.74% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 1
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
2656 2820 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 47.60% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2206 2498 2247
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

R Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

R
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +13 11 £50,000 -9.09%
Birmingham -8 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Staffordshire - 5 £30,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for R.

1 33 (82.50%) Analytics
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
3 25 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 24 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 21 (52.50%) Hadoop
5 21 (52.50%) Algorithms
5 21 (52.50%) Statistics
6 20 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 19 (47.50%) Big Data
7 19 (47.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (47.50%) Apache Spark
7 19 (47.50%) Marketing
8 16 (40.00%) SAS
9 14 (35.00%) Machine Learning
10 13 (32.50%) Python
11 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (27.50%) Bayesian Methods
12 11 (27.50%) Time Series Analysis
12 11 (27.50%) Scala
12 11 (27.50%) Smart Meter
12 11 (27.50%) Apache
13 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (20.00%) Use Case
14 8 (20.00%) Data Management
14 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 8 (20.00%) Finance
14 8 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (20.00%) Yield Management
14 8 (20.00%) Social Media
14 8 (20.00%) Digital Media

R
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (47.50%) Apache Spark
2 16 (40.00%) SAS
3 11 (27.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) EViews
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Hadoop
2 19 (47.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (47.50%) Big Data
3 6 (15.00%) QlikView
4 5 (12.50%) Spotfire
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.50%) DB2
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 19 (47.50%) Marketing
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 19 (47.50%) Senior Data Scientist
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Change Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.50%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) SAS Insight Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Analytics Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Algorithms
1 21 (52.50%) Statistics
2 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (27.50%) Smart Meter
4 8 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (20.00%) Social Media
5 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (5.00%) Physics
8 1 (2.50%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Analytics
2 25 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 24 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 20 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 14 (35.00%) Machine Learning
6 11 (27.50%) Bayesian Methods
6 11 (27.50%) Time Series Analysis
7 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (20.00%) Data Management
8 8 (20.00%) Use Case
8 8 (20.00%) Yield Management
9 5 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
11 3 (7.50%) Linear Regression
11 3 (7.50%) Operations Research
11 3 (7.50%) Predictive Analytics
12 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
12 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) Scala
4 7 (17.50%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Tableau
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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