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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / West Midlands
Rank 179 207 193
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing R 24 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.02% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 18
Median salary £37,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.07% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
2205 2553 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.74% 43.69% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2200 2202
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +14 10 £37,000 -43.07%
Birmingham +22 9 £35,000 -53.33% 1
Solihull - 4 £30,000 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 50 (76.92%) SQL
2 38 (58.46%) Python
3 36 (55.38%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (53.85%) Analytics
4 35 (53.85%) SAS
5 28 (43.08%) Degree
6 27 (41.54%) Mathematics
7 21 (32.31%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (27.69%) Big Data
8 18 (27.69%) Data Analytics
9 17 (26.15%) Machine Learning
9 17 (26.15%) Marketing
10 15 (23.08%) C#
10 15 (23.08%) .NET
11 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
12 13 (20.00%) SPSS
13 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) Google Analytics
13 12 (18.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 12 (18.46%) Google
13 12 (18.46%) Statistical Modelling
14 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (16.92%) Node.js
14 11 (16.92%) TypeScript
14 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
14 11 (16.92%) Docker
14 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Core
14 11 (16.92%) Angular 2
14 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering

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 35 (53.85%) SAS
2 3 (4.62%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) SPSS
2 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) Big Data
2 12 (18.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.15%) QlikView
8 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
8 3 (4.62%) Spatial Data
9 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.54%) DataStage
10 1 (1.54%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.54%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
1 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (26.15%) Marketing
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Data Scientist
3 13 (20.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Data Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Developer
5 6 (9.23%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
6 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Insight Manager
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) Angular 2
2 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
2 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
2 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Core
2 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (16.92%) Node.js
3 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 10 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 10 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (13.85%) CSS
4 9 (13.85%) HTML
4 9 (13.85%) jQuery
4 9 (13.85%) LESS
4 9 (13.85%) Sass
4 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (4.62%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 36 (55.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) iSeries
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Analytics
2 27 (41.54%) Mathematics
3 21 (32.31%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (27.69%) Data Analytics
5 17 (26.15%) Machine Learning
6 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
8 12 (18.46%) Statistical Modelling
9 11 (16.92%) MVC
9 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.92%) Web Development
10 10 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (15.38%) OOP
10 10 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 10 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
10 10 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (15.38%) SOLID
10 10 (15.38%) TDD
11 9 (13.85%) Statistics
12 8 (12.31%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 50 (76.92%) SQL
2 38 (58.46%) Python
3 15 (23.08%) C#
4 11 (16.92%) TypeScript
5 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 5 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.08%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) Java
9 1 (1.54%) RPG
9 1 (1.54%) Scala
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) PhD
4 1 (1.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Google
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Tableau
3 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix
4 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) NetApp
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
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