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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 194 196 264
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +68
Permanent jobs citing R 43 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.93% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.69% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 58
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £41,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
3101 3719 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.49% 55.04% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 3356 4905
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

R Salary Histogram in the City of London

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for R.

1 66 (71.74%) Analytics
2 65 (70.65%) Python
3 53 (57.61%) SQL
4 37 (40.22%) Hadoop
5 32 (34.78%) Big Data
6 31 (33.70%) Finance
6 31 (33.70%) Machine Learning
7 29 (31.52%) Mathematics
8 28 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (29.35%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (27.17%) SAS
10 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
10 25 (27.17%) Visualisation
11 23 (25.00%) Statistics
12 22 (23.91%) Apache Spark
13 21 (22.83%) MATLAB
14 20 (21.74%) Degree
15 19 (20.65%) PhD
16 18 (19.57%) Java
16 18 (19.57%) Statistical Analysis
16 18 (19.57%) Tableau
17 16 (17.39%) Marketing
17 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
18 14 (15.22%) Oracle
18 14 (15.22%) Apache Hive
19 13 (14.13%) Data Mining
19 13 (14.13%) ETL
20 12 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
20 12 (13.04%) Data Analytics
20 12 (13.04%) Open Source

R
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 25 (27.17%) SAS
2 22 (23.91%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.35%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SPSS
2 3 (3.26%) Gephi
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Summit
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle AML
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) FTP
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.22%) Hadoop
2 32 (34.78%) Big Data
3 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 14 (15.22%) Apache Hive
5 13 (14.13%) Data Mining
6 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
7 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
8 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
8 9 (9.78%) QlikView
9 6 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (5.43%) MySQL
10 5 (5.43%) Qlik Sense
10 5 (5.43%) Squirro
11 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (4.35%) Neo4j
12 3 (3.26%) BigTable
12 3 (3.26%) Pentaho
12 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (3.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Maven
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 16 (17.39%) Marketing
3 10 (10.87%) Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Retail
5 6 (6.52%) Advertising
5 6 (6.52%) Front Office
6 5 (5.43%) Games
7 4 (4.35%) Legal
8 3 (3.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Data Scientist
2 32 (34.78%) Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Data Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Data Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 7 (7.61%) Qualitative Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Quantitative Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Product Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Product Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (4.35%) Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Junior
10 4 (4.35%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) scikit-learn
2 5 (5.43%) D3.js
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) Kafka
3 4 (4.35%) NumPy
3 4 (4.35%) SciPy
4 3 (3.26%) Celery
4 3 (3.26%) CSS
4 3 (3.26%) CSS3
4 3 (3.26%) HTML5
4 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.17%) Django
5 2 (2.17%) Flask
6 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.09%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.09%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (1.09%) Pandas
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) Mathematics
2 28 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
3 25 (27.17%) Visualisation
4 23 (25.00%) Statistics
5 11 (11.96%) Credit Risk
6 8 (8.70%) Economics
7 7 (7.61%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.52%) Fintech
8 6 (6.52%) Physics
9 4 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (4.35%) Market Risk
10 3 (3.26%) Clustering
10 3 (3.26%) Data Integration
10 3 (3.26%) Fixed Income
10 3 (3.26%) PMI
10 3 (3.26%) Reinsurance
11 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
11 2 (2.17%) Derivative
11 2 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Unix
3 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (71.74%) Analytics
2 31 (33.70%) Machine Learning
3 27 (29.35%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (19.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 13 (14.13%) ETL
6 12 (13.04%) Data Analytics
6 12 (13.04%) Open Source
6 12 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (11.96%) Data Analysis
8 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.87%) Project Management
9 9 (9.78%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.78%) Data Management
10 8 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.61%) OOP
11 7 (7.61%) Validation
12 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.52%) Statistical Computing
12 6 (6.52%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) Python
2 53 (57.61%) SQL
3 21 (22.83%) MATLAB
4 18 (19.57%) Java
5 9 (9.78%) C++
6 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.52%) Scala
8 4 (4.35%) C#
8 4 (4.35%) VBA
9 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.17%) C
10 2 (2.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Degree
2 19 (20.65%) PhD
3 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (3.26%) EMIR
2 3 (3.26%) MiFID
3 2 (2.17%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) HDFS
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Tableau
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 9 (9.78%) Cloudera
4 7 (7.61%) Hortonworks
5 6 (6.52%) Vertica
6 5 (5.43%) Alteryx
6 5 (5.43%) SAP
7 4 (4.35%) Google
7 4 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (4.35%) Talend
8 3 (3.26%) MapR
8 3 (3.26%) Platfora
9 2 (2.17%) Alias
9 2 (2.17%) Cognos
9 2 (2.17%) Teradata
10 1 (1.09%) Attivio
10 1 (1.09%) EXASOL
10 1 (1.09%) IBM
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.09%) VMware
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