Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 78 109
Rank change year-on-year -20 +31 +16
Permanent jobs citing R 17 9 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.12% 1.09% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 1.56% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
10th Percentile £45,525 £40,250 "
25th Percentile £46,750 £47,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +46.67% -28.57%
75th Percentile £50,250 £57,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £81,000 " £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -11.11%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 764 577 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.23% 69.77% 63.02%
Number of salaries quoted 525 421 782
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for R in Glasgow

R
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in Glasgow.

Salary trend for R in Glasgow

R
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for R in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for R.

1 15 (88.24%) Social Skills
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) AWS
4 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
4 8 (47.06%) SDLC
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) C#
5 7 (41.18%) C++
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 7 (41.18%) PHP
5 7 (41.18%) CRM
5 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Pascal
5 7 (41.18%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
5 7 (41.18%) Objective-C
5 7 (41.18%) Ruby
5 7 (41.18%) Scala
5 7 (41.18%) Apple Swift
5 7 (41.18%) Dart
5 7 (41.18%) Kotlin
5 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
6 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle

R
Co-occurring 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 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Power Platform
3 2 (11.76%) Azure
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Logic Apps
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (23.53%) Data Lake
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) Essbase
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (17.65%) Power BI
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.76%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Power Query
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (88.24%) Social Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Salesforce Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Salesforce Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (17.65%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
8 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) MDX
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) MXNet
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
3 1 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
1 8 (47.06%) SDLC
2 7 (41.18%) CRM
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
3 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Informatics
5 4 (23.53%) Storytelling
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Apple Swift
3 7 (41.18%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) Dart
3 7 (41.18%) Kotlin
3 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
3 7 (41.18%) Objective-C
3 7 (41.18%) Pascal
3 7 (41.18%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 7 (41.18%) Scala
3 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) Databricks
3 1 (5.88%) Dataiku
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion