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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 179 224 270
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +46
Permanent jobs citing R 92 95 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 0.90% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 1.79% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 75
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
3973 5302 6585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.40% 50.30% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 4664 5707
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 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 29 April 2016, 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.

1 115 (65.71%) Analytics
2 113 (64.57%) Python
3 101 (57.71%) SQL
4 79 (45.14%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (45.14%) Hadoop
5 73 (41.71%) Analytical Skills
6 72 (41.14%) Big Data
7 63 (36.00%) Visualisation
8 61 (34.86%) Java
9 58 (33.14%) Finance
10 57 (32.57%) MATLAB
11 54 (30.86%) Apache Spark
12 53 (30.29%) Degree
13 50 (28.57%) SAS
14 44 (25.14%) Computer Science
14 44 (25.14%) Machine Learning
15 42 (24.00%) PhD
16 41 (23.43%) Data Warehouse
17 39 (22.29%) Ruby
18 38 (21.71%) C++
19 37 (21.14%) Marketing
19 37 (21.14%) Banking
19 37 (21.14%) Data Analytics
19 37 (21.14%) Tableau
20 36 (20.57%) QlikView
21 33 (18.86%) Statistics
22 31 (17.71%) Open Source
23 28 (16.00%) JavaScript
24 27 (15.43%) Amazon Redshift
25 25 (14.29%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 54 (30.86%) Apache Spark
2 50 (28.57%) SAS
3 8 (4.57%) Apache
4 4 (2.29%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.71%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (8.57%) SPSS
2 10 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.14%) MS Office
4 7 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.43%) Mathematica
6 4 (2.29%) GNU Octave
7 3 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (1.14%) EViews
8 2 (1.14%) Gephi
8 2 (1.14%) Stata
9 1 (0.57%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.57%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.14%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.14%) SAP AFS
2 2 (1.14%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.57%) HFM
3 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.57%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (4.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.43%) Broadband
2 6 (3.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (45.14%) Hadoop
2 72 (41.14%) Big Data
3 41 (23.43%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (20.57%) QlikView
5 27 (15.43%) Amazon Redshift
6 25 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 23 (13.14%) SQL Server
8 18 (10.29%) MySQL
9 17 (9.71%) Apache Hive
9 17 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (9.71%) Relational Database
10 16 (9.14%) Spotfire
11 15 (8.57%) NoSQL
12 14 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (8.00%) HBase
12 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (6.29%) Lumira
13 11 (6.29%) MongoDB
13 11 (6.29%) Pentaho
13 11 (6.29%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.29%) Mercurial
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.29%) Subversion
3 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.57%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (33.14%) Finance
2 37 (21.14%) Banking
2 37 (21.14%) Marketing
3 24 (13.71%) Telecoms
4 20 (11.43%) Retail
5 14 (8.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.86%) Front Office
6 5 (2.86%) Games
7 4 (2.29%) Electronics
7 4 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.29%) Publishing
8 2 (1.14%) Law
8 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (21.14%) Data Scientist
2 26 (14.86%) Analyst
3 25 (14.29%) Developer
4 16 (9.14%) Consultant
5 15 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 14 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 14 (8.00%) Business Manager
7 9 (5.14%) DevOps Network Planner
7 9 (5.14%) Network Planner
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Data Scientist
8 8 (4.57%) Visual Analytics Consultant
9 7 (4.00%) Junior
9 7 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
9 7 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (3.43%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Data Manager
10 6 (3.43%) Graduate
10 6 (3.43%) Graduate Telecoms Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.86%) Middleware
2 17 (9.71%) HTML
3 15 (8.57%) D3.js
4 13 (7.43%) HTML5
5 9 (5.14%) Web Services
6 8 (4.57%) Django
6 8 (4.57%) Pyramid
6 8 (4.57%) XML
7 4 (2.29%) .NET
7 4 (2.29%) Kafka
7 4 (2.29%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (2.29%) NumPy
7 4 (2.29%) WinForms
8 3 (1.71%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.71%) JDBC
8 3 (1.71%) JMS
8 3 (1.71%) Spring
9 2 (1.14%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 73 (41.71%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (36.00%) Visualisation
3 44 (25.14%) Computer Science
4 33 (18.86%) Statistics
5 25 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 22 (12.57%) Algorithms
7 21 (12.00%) Fintech
8 12 (6.86%) Social Media
9 11 (6.29%) Data Structures
10 10 (5.71%) Fixed Income
10 10 (5.71%) Physics
11 9 (5.14%) Equities
11 9 (5.14%) User Experience
12 8 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (4.57%) Data Integration
13 7 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (3.43%) Internet of Things
14 6 (3.43%) Neural Network
14 6 (3.43%) Telematics
15 5 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.86%) Windows
2 3 (1.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Android
3 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (65.71%) Analytics
2 79 (45.14%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (25.14%) Machine Learning
4 37 (21.14%) Data Analytics
5 31 (17.71%) Open Source
6 25 (14.29%) ETL
7 24 (13.71%) Data Analysis
8 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (12.57%) Data Visualisation
9 17 (9.71%) Digital Analytics
10 15 (8.57%) Web Analytics
11 11 (6.29%) DevOps
11 11 (6.29%) MapReduce
11 11 (6.29%) Statistical Modelling
11 11 (6.29%) Visual Analytics
12 10 (5.71%) Econometrics
12 10 (5.71%) Predictive Modelling
12 10 (5.71%) Web Development
13 9 (5.14%) Algorithmic Trading
14 8 (4.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 113 (64.57%) Python
2 101 (57.71%) SQL
3 61 (34.86%) Java
4 57 (32.57%) MATLAB
5 39 (22.29%) Ruby
6 38 (21.71%) C++
7 28 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 22 (12.57%) Perl
9 21 (12.00%) Scala
10 12 (6.86%) VBA
11 6 (3.43%) C#
12 5 (2.86%) C
13 2 (1.14%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.57%) AWK
14 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.57%) Clojure
14 1 (0.57%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (30.29%) Degree
2 42 (24.00%) PhD
3 6 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) MBA
4 2 (1.14%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.29%) CRD IV
2 4 (2.29%) EMIR
2 4 (2.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) HDFS
2 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Ambari
2 3 (1.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (21.14%) Tableau
2 22 (12.57%) Oracle
3 18 (10.29%) Google
3 18 (10.29%) SAP
4 13 (7.43%) Alteryx
5 11 (6.29%) Adobe
5 11 (6.29%) Apple
5 11 (6.29%) Birst
5 11 (6.29%) Facebook
5 11 (6.29%) Jaspersoft
5 11 (6.29%) Omniture
5 11 (6.29%) TIBCO
5 11 (6.29%) Twitter
6 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.14%) Cognos
8 8 (4.57%) Cloudera
8 8 (4.57%) Talend
8 8 (4.57%) Teradata
8 8 (4.57%) Trillium
9 6 (3.43%) IBM
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Codex
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 22 days ago