The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 236 250 296
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +46
Permanent jobs citing R 75 61 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 1.07% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72 53 17
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £84,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
R
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5070 5695 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.33% 54.10% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4553 4962 5189
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

R
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the City of London region.

R Salary Trend in the City of London

R
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

R Salary Histogram in the City of London

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 86 (55.84%) Analytics
2 78 (50.65%) SQL
3 61 (39.61%) SAS
4 56 (36.36%) Big Data
5 53 (34.42%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (34.42%) Python
6 51 (33.12%) Hadoop
7 49 (31.82%) Finance
8 44 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (25.32%) Oracle
10 38 (24.68%) Java
10 38 (24.68%) Degree
11 36 (23.38%) Mathematics
12 32 (20.78%) SPSS
13 31 (20.13%) MATLAB
14 30 (19.48%) Visualisation
15 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
16 27 (17.53%) Algorithms
17 26 (16.88%) Data Analysis
18 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (16.23%) Statistics
18 25 (16.23%) Data Mining
19 23 (14.94%) Marketing
19 23 (14.94%) Retail
19 23 (14.94%) Data Analytics
20 20 (12.99%) QlikView
21 19 (12.34%) PhD
21 19 (12.34%) Linux
22 18 (11.69%) C++
22 18 (11.69%) VBA

R
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (39.61%) SAS
2 15 (9.74%) Apache Pig
3 8 (5.19%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.95%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.65%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (20.78%) SPSS
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.25%) CPLEX
5 4 (2.60%) Weka
5 4 (2.60%) LaTeX
6 2 (1.30%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.55%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.95%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.30%) HFM
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.65%) Summit
5 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (3.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (3.90%) WAN
2 6 (3.90%) Wireless
3 3 (1.95%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.95%) Internet
4 2 (1.30%) SAN
5 1 (0.65%) HTTP
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
5 1 (0.65%) Firewall
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) OSPF
5 1 (0.65%) BGP
5 1 (0.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.36%) Big Data
2 51 (33.12%) Hadoop
3 25 (16.23%) Data Mining
4 20 (12.99%) QlikView
5 18 (11.69%) Mahout
6 14 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 13 (8.44%) Apache Hive
8 12 (7.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
9 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
10 10 (6.49%) Impala
10 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
12 8 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (4.55%) Clementine
Development Applications
1 12 (7.79%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.25%) Yeoman
5 4 (2.60%) Maven
6 3 (1.95%) Log4j
6 3 (1.95%) JConsole
7 2 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.65%) ERwin
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (31.82%) Finance
2 23 (14.94%) Marketing
2 23 (14.94%) Retail
3 12 (7.79%) Front Office
4 7 (4.55%) Back Office
5 6 (3.90%) Advertising
5 6 (3.90%) Games
6 5 (3.25%) Banking
7 4 (2.60%) Publishing
7 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (31.17%) Analyst
2 38 (24.68%) Data Scientist
3 23 (14.94%) Developer
3 23 (14.94%) Data Analyst
4 21 (13.64%) Architect
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.84%) Data Architect
6 9 (5.84%) Big Data Architect
7 8 (5.19%) Cisco Architect
7 8 (5.19%) Cisco Network Architect
7 8 (5.19%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.19%) Data Modeller
8 7 (4.55%) Consultant
9 6 (3.90%) Insight Analyst
9 6 (3.90%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Statistician
10 5 (3.25%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.79%) SciPy
1 12 (7.79%) Pandas
2 11 (7.14%) WF
2 11 (7.14%) D3.js
3 8 (5.19%) HTML
4 6 (3.90%) Highcharts JS
4 6 (3.90%) Matplotlib
4 6 (3.90%) NumPy
4 6 (3.90%) J2EE
4 6 (3.90%) CSS
4 6 (3.90%) JSON
4 6 (3.90%) jQuery
5 5 (3.25%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.25%) Spring
5 5 (3.25%) XML
5 5 (3.25%) Cascalog
5 5 (3.25%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (2.60%) REST
6 4 (2.60%) SOAP
7 3 (1.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (34.42%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (23.38%) Mathematics
3 30 (19.48%) Visualisation
4 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 27 (17.53%) Algorithms
6 25 (16.23%) Statistics
7 16 (10.39%) Physics
8 12 (7.79%) Chemistry
9 11 (7.14%) Blackberry
10 10 (6.49%) Economics
11 8 (5.19%) Open Source
12 7 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (4.55%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (4.55%) Biology
12 7 (4.55%) Hedge funds
12 7 (4.55%) Data Integration
12 7 (4.55%) Credit Risk
13 6 (3.90%) Digital Media
13 6 (3.90%) Psychology
14 5 (3.25%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.34%) Linux
2 11 (7.14%) Windows
3 6 (3.90%) UNIX
4 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (55.84%) Analytics
2 44 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (16.88%) Data Analysis
4 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.94%) Data Analytics
6 18 (11.69%) Statistical Analysis
7 15 (9.74%) ETL
8 14 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
9 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
10 11 (7.14%) Customer Insight
11 10 (6.49%) Time Series Analysis
11 10 (6.49%) Business Development
11 10 (6.49%) Econometrics
12 9 (5.84%) Web Development
12 9 (5.84%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.84%) Campaign Analysis
12 9 (5.84%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 78 (50.65%) SQL
2 53 (34.42%) Python
3 38 (24.68%) Java
4 31 (20.13%) MATLAB
5 18 (11.69%) C++
5 18 (11.69%) VBA
6 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.49%) Clojure
9 9 (5.84%) C#
10 7 (4.55%) PHP
11 6 (3.90%) Ruby
12 5 (3.25%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.25%) Scala
13 4 (2.60%) VB
14 3 (1.95%) C
14 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.95%) Groovy
15 2 (1.30%) Perl
16 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (24.68%) Degree
2 19 (12.34%) PhD
3 11 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.19%) CCIE
5 7 (4.55%) CCNP
6 3 (1.95%) CCNA
7 2 (1.30%) NCIE
7 2 (1.30%) VCP5
7 2 (1.30%) CCA
7 2 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.30%) MCSE
7 2 (1.30%) MCSA
7 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) EMIR
4 1 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) XenApp
3 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.30%) HDFS
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
3 2 (1.30%) SCOM
3 2 (1.30%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (25.32%) Oracle
2 17 (11.04%) Business Objects
3 15 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.79%) Cisco
5 9 (5.84%) Google
6 7 (4.55%) Tableau
7 5 (3.25%) Informatica
8 3 (1.95%) BT
8 3 (1.95%) TOWER Software
8 3 (1.95%) VMware
8 3 (1.95%) Omniture
8 3 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.95%) NetApp
8 3 (1.95%) IBM
8 3 (1.95%) Adobe
8 3 (1.95%) Citrix
9 2 (1.30%) Splunk
9 2 (1.30%) Talend
9 2 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (1.30%) Dell
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Potential Stock Options
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Package and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago