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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 100
Permanent jobs citing R 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.39% 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.70% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -32.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 618 716 704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 66.74% 55.20% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 325 415 448
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Glasgow

R
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R in Glasgow.

Salary trend for R in Glasgow

R
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for R.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Effects
3 1 (33.33%) NUKE
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Houdini
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Weka
3 1 (33.33%) PyQt
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Flask
3 1 (33.33%) CryEngine
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Maya

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Houdini
1 1 (33.33%) Maya
1 1 (33.33%) NUKE
1 1 (33.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Real Time Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CryEngine
1 1 (33.33%) DirectX
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Flask
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) PyQt
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner
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