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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 223 189 228
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +39
Permanent jobs citing R 35 119 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 1.15% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 2.22% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 99 124
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £37,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £76,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
3602 5368 6944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.24% 51.88% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3300 4748 6021
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,300 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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.

1 105 (67.31%) Python
2 104 (66.67%) Analytics
3 91 (58.33%) SQL
4 67 (42.95%) Hadoop
5 65 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (39.74%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (39.10%) Big Data
8 53 (33.97%) MATLAB
8 53 (33.97%) Finance
9 52 (33.33%) Java
9 52 (33.33%) Apache Spark
10 51 (32.69%) Visualisation
11 43 (27.56%) Degree
11 43 (27.56%) Computer Science
12 42 (26.92%) PhD
12 42 (26.92%) Machine Learning
13 41 (26.28%) SAS
14 37 (23.72%) Marketing
15 36 (23.08%) Banking
16 35 (22.44%) QlikView
17 33 (21.15%) Statistics
17 33 (21.15%) Ruby
17 33 (21.15%) Tableau
18 32 (20.51%) Data Analytics
18 32 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (19.23%) C++
20 26 (16.67%) Open Source
21 25 (16.03%) Algorithms
22 24 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
23 23 (14.74%) JavaScript

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 52 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 41 (26.28%) SAS
3 9 (5.77%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.92%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) SPSS
2 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.21%) MS Office
3 5 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.56%) Mathematica
4 4 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.28%) EViews
5 2 (1.28%) GNU Octave
5 2 (1.28%) Stata
6 1 (0.64%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.64%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ION MarketView
1 2 (1.28%) SAP AFS
1 2 (1.28%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.28%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.77%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.21%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) Broadband
2 2 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (42.95%) Hadoop
2 61 (39.10%) Big Data
3 35 (22.44%) QlikView
4 32 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 23 (14.74%) Data Mining
7 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
8 20 (12.82%) Relational Database
9 19 (12.18%) MySQL
10 15 (9.62%) Apache Hive
10 15 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (8.97%) Spotfire
12 13 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (7.69%) HBase
13 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (7.05%) MongoDB
15 10 (6.41%) Qlik Sense
16 9 (5.77%) NoSQL
16 9 (5.77%) Pentaho
17 8 (5.13%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.28%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (33.97%) Finance
2 37 (23.72%) Marketing
3 36 (23.08%) Banking
4 19 (12.18%) Telecoms
5 18 (11.54%) Retail
6 13 (8.33%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.21%) Front Office
8 4 (2.56%) Advertising
8 4 (2.56%) Games
8 4 (2.56%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.92%) Law
10 2 (1.28%) Billing
10 2 (1.28%) Electronics
10 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.28%) Publishing
11 1 (0.64%) German Language
11 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (17.95%) Data Scientist
2 23 (14.74%) Analyst
3 21 (13.46%) Developer
4 15 (9.62%) Consultant
5 13 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 13 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 13 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 8 (5.13%) Data Engineer
6 8 (5.13%) DevOps Network Planner
6 8 (5.13%) Junior
6 8 (5.13%) Network Planner
7 7 (4.49%) Analytics Consultant
7 7 (4.49%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Graduate
9 5 (3.21%) Quantitative Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) SAS Data Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) Middleware
2 13 (8.33%) HTML
3 10 (6.41%) D3.js
3 10 (6.41%) HTML5
4 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.13%) Django
5 8 (5.13%) Pyramid
6 7 (4.49%) Web Services
7 6 (3.85%) XML
8 4 (2.56%) .NET
8 4 (2.56%) Kafka
8 4 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (2.56%) WinForms
9 3 (1.92%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.92%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.92%) JDBC
9 3 (1.92%) JMS
9 3 (1.92%) NumPy
9 3 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (39.74%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (32.69%) Visualisation
3 43 (27.56%) Computer Science
4 33 (21.15%) Statistics
5 25 (16.03%) Algorithms
6 21 (13.46%) Mathematics
7 18 (11.54%) Fintech
8 9 (5.77%) Fixed Income
9 8 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (5.13%) Equities
9 8 (5.13%) Social Media
10 6 (3.85%) Data Structures
10 6 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (3.85%) Neural Network
11 5 (3.21%) Data Integration
11 5 (3.21%) Physics
11 5 (3.21%) User Experience
12 3 (1.92%) Derivative
12 3 (1.92%) Economics
12 3 (1.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.21%) Windows
2 4 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Android
3 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (66.67%) Analytics
2 65 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (26.92%) Machine Learning
4 32 (20.51%) Data Analytics
5 26 (16.67%) Open Source
6 22 (14.10%) ETL
7 21 (13.46%) Data Analysis
8 17 (10.90%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.33%) Digital Analytics
10 13 (8.33%) MapReduce
11 12 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
11 12 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
12 10 (6.41%) Web Development
13 9 (5.77%) Algorithmic Trading
13 9 (5.77%) DevOps
13 9 (5.77%) Predictive Modelling
13 9 (5.77%) Prototyping
13 9 (5.77%) Web Analytics
14 8 (5.13%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 105 (67.31%) Python
2 91 (58.33%) SQL
3 53 (33.97%) MATLAB
4 52 (33.33%) Java
5 33 (21.15%) Ruby
6 30 (19.23%) C++
7 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
8 18 (11.54%) Perl
9 15 (9.62%) Scala
10 12 (7.69%) VBA
11 7 (4.49%) C#
12 4 (2.56%) C
13 1 (0.64%) Clojure
13 1 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.64%) PHP
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (27.56%) Degree
2 42 (26.92%) PhD
3 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) MBA
4 2 (1.28%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.56%) CRD IV
2 4 (2.56%) EMIR
2 4 (2.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (4.49%) HDFS
2 2 (1.28%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.64%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Ambari
1 3 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) Tableau
2 18 (11.54%) Oracle
3 13 (8.33%) Google
3 13 (8.33%) SAP
4 12 (7.69%) Alteryx
5 10 (6.41%) Teradata
6 9 (5.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.13%) Adobe
7 8 (5.13%) Birst
7 8 (5.13%) Jaspersoft
7 8 (5.13%) Omniture
7 8 (5.13%) TIBCO
8 7 (4.49%) Apple
8 7 (4.49%) Facebook
8 7 (4.49%) Twitter
9 6 (3.85%) Cognos
9 6 (3.85%) IBM
9 6 (3.85%) Talend
10 5 (3.21%) Cloudera
10 5 (3.21%) Trillium
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
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