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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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 96 79
Rank change year-on-year +26 -17 +22
Permanent jobs citing R 44 10 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.87% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.36% 1.43% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 5
10th Percentile £31,000 £40,050 £47,250
25th Percentile £40,682 £41,625 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -12.73% +22.22%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £58,500 -
Scotland median annual salary £52,619 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.39% -10.91% +22.22%

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 692 700 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.11% 52.79% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 397 469 371
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,625 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,125 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £57,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.33% +3.16% +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 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for R in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 39 (88.64%) Agile
2 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 33 (75.00%) Analytics
3 30 (68.18%) Python
4 29 (65.91%) Social Skills
5 26 (59.09%) AWS
5 26 (59.09%) Big Data
5 26 (59.09%) Apache Spark
5 26 (59.09%) ETL
6 25 (56.82%) Data Analytics
6 25 (56.82%) Data Pipeline
7 24 (54.55%) Relational Database
8 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (45.45%) Data Architecture
9 19 (43.18%) Data Extraction
9 19 (43.18%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (40.91%) CI/CD
10 18 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (38.64%) DevOps
12 15 (34.09%) Power BI
12 15 (34.09%) Power Platform
12 15 (34.09%) OLE
12 15 (34.09%) Advertising
13 14 (31.82%) Hadoop
13 14 (31.82%) Data Science
13 14 (31.82%) Data Strategy
14 13 (29.55%) Amazon Kinesis
14 13 (29.55%) Apache Pig
14 13 (29.55%) Kafka
14 13 (29.55%) Tableau

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 26 (59.09%) Apache Spark
2 13 (29.55%) Apache Airflow
2 13 (29.55%) Apache Pig
2 13 (29.55%) Luigi
3 10 (22.73%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 26 (59.09%) AWS
2 15 (34.09%) Power Platform
3 13 (29.55%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (29.55%) Snowflake
4 12 (27.27%) Azure
4 12 (27.27%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (18.18%) GCP
6 5 (11.36%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) Big Data
2 24 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 15 (34.09%) Power BI
4 14 (31.82%) Hadoop
5 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
5 13 (29.55%) Tableau
6 12 (27.27%) Data Lake
7 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) ER Studio
1 12 (27.27%) ERwin
1 12 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (65.91%) Social Skills
2 15 (34.09%) Advertising
3 12 (27.27%) Presentation Skills
4 7 (15.91%) Finance
5 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.64%) Banking
5 6 (13.64%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Data Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Senior Data Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Analytics Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) Data Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Associate Director
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Junior
7 4 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Biostatistician
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) OLE
2 13 (29.55%) Kafka
3 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 5 (11.36%) HTML5
4 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.55%) Django
5 2 (4.55%) Flask
5 2 (4.55%) GraphQL
5 2 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) Lucene
6 1 (2.27%) React
6 1 (2.27%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) IoT
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile
2 33 (75.00%) Analytics
3 26 (59.09%) ETL
4 25 (56.82%) Data Analytics
4 25 (56.82%) Data Pipeline
5 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (45.45%) Data Architecture
6 19 (43.18%) Data Extraction
6 19 (43.18%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (40.91%) CI/CD
7 18 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (38.64%) DevOps
9 14 (31.82%) Data Science
9 14 (31.82%) Data Strategy
10 13 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (29.55%) Data Management
11 12 (27.27%) Data Modelling
11 12 (27.27%) Inmon Methodology
11 12 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
11 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 30 (68.18%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) Clojure
3 5 (11.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Databricks
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Google
4 6 (13.64%) Teradata