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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 222 198 215
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing R 35 122 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 1.16% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 2.23% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 99 114
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £34,700 £42,150
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £75,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
3554 5477 6475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.32% 52.29% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3268 4799 5573
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 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 96 (72.73%) Python
2 89 (67.42%) Analytics
3 77 (58.33%) SQL
4 56 (42.42%) Hadoop
5 52 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (37.88%) Big Data
7 46 (34.85%) Visualisation
7 46 (34.85%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (34.09%) Apache Spark
8 45 (34.09%) MATLAB
9 43 (32.58%) Java
9 43 (32.58%) Machine Learning
10 42 (31.82%) Computer Science
11 40 (30.30%) Finance
12 35 (26.52%) PhD
13 34 (25.76%) SAS
13 34 (25.76%) Tableau
14 31 (23.48%) Degree
15 30 (22.73%) Marketing
15 30 (22.73%) Data Analytics
16 28 (21.21%) Statistics
16 28 (21.21%) QlikView
17 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (19.70%) Banking
19 23 (17.42%) Algorithms
20 22 (16.67%) Ruby
21 21 (15.91%) Open Source
22 20 (15.15%) C++
23 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
23 19 (14.39%) Data Mining

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 45 (34.09%) Apache Spark
2 34 (25.76%) SAS
3 7 (5.30%) Apache
4 5 (3.79%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) SPSS
2 4 (3.03%) Mathematica
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) EViews
4 1 (0.76%) Gephi
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Stata
4 1 (0.76%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Summit
2 2 (1.52%) SAP AFS
2 2 (1.52%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.06%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.85%) Broadband
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (42.42%) Hadoop
2 50 (37.88%) Big Data
3 28 (21.21%) QlikView
4 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (14.39%) Data Mining
6 18 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 18 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
8 15 (11.36%) Apache Hive
9 13 (9.85%) MySQL
10 12 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
11 11 (8.33%) Spotfire
12 10 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (6.82%) HBase
13 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
13 9 (6.82%) NoSQL
13 9 (6.82%) Pentaho
13 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (5.30%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 30 (22.73%) Marketing
3 26 (19.70%) Banking
4 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
5 11 (8.33%) Retail
6 6 (4.55%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.79%) Advertising
7 5 (3.79%) Front Office
8 4 (3.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.27%) Law
10 2 (1.52%) Billing
10 2 (1.52%) Games
11 1 (0.76%) Electronics
11 1 (0.76%) German Language
11 1 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.76%) Publishing
11 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.94%) Data Scientist
2 18 (13.64%) Developer
3 17 (12.88%) Analyst
4 15 (11.36%) Consultant
5 10 (7.58%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.06%) Data Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (5.30%) DevOps Network Planner
7 7 (5.30%) Junior
7 7 (5.30%) Network Planner
7 7 (5.30%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.79%) Graduate
9 5 (3.79%) SAS Data Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.09%) Middleware
2 10 (7.58%) D3.js
2 10 (7.58%) HTML
3 9 (6.82%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.06%) HTML5
5 7 (5.30%) Django
5 7 (5.30%) Pyramid
6 6 (4.55%) Web Services
7 5 (3.79%) Kafka
8 4 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.03%) Spring
9 3 (2.27%) Apache Flex
9 3 (2.27%) JDBC
9 3 (2.27%) JMS
9 3 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (2.27%) NumPy
9 3 (2.27%) XML
10 2 (1.52%) .NET
10 2 (1.52%) Node.js
10 2 (1.52%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 46 (34.85%) Analytical Skills
1 46 (34.85%) Visualisation
2 42 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 28 (21.21%) Statistics
4 23 (17.42%) Algorithms
5 19 (14.39%) Mathematics
6 9 (6.82%) Fintech
7 8 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (6.06%) Equities
7 8 (6.06%) Social Media
8 7 (5.30%) Data Integration
9 6 (4.55%) Neural Network
10 5 (3.79%) Fixed Income
11 4 (3.03%) Economics
11 4 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (3.03%) User Experience
12 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
12 3 (2.27%) Derivative
12 3 (2.27%) Market Risk
12 3 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.79%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (67.42%) Analytics
2 52 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (32.58%) Machine Learning
4 30 (22.73%) Data Analytics
5 21 (15.91%) Open Source
6 19 (14.39%) ETL
7 15 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.61%) Data Analysis
8 14 (10.61%) Statistical Modelling
9 13 (9.85%) Digital Analytics
9 13 (9.85%) MapReduce
9 13 (9.85%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (7.58%) Predictive Modelling
11 9 (6.82%) Data Engineering
11 9 (6.82%) Project Management
11 9 (6.82%) Prototyping
11 9 (6.82%) Web Development
12 8 (6.06%) Business Development
12 8 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (72.73%) Python
2 77 (58.33%) SQL
3 45 (34.09%) MATLAB
4 43 (32.58%) Java
5 22 (16.67%) Ruby
6 20 (15.15%) C++
7 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
8 14 (10.61%) Perl
8 14 (10.61%) Scala
9 9 (6.82%) VBA
10 6 (4.55%) C#
11 4 (3.03%) C
12 1 (0.76%) Clojure
12 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.76%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (26.52%) PhD
2 31 (23.48%) Degree
3 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) MBA
4 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.52%) CRD IV
2 2 (1.52%) EMIR
2 2 (1.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (4.55%) HDFS
2 2 (1.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.76%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.52%) Ambari
3 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (25.76%) Tableau
2 15 (11.36%) Oracle
3 14 (10.61%) Alteryx
4 13 (9.85%) Google
5 12 (9.09%) SAP
6 10 (7.58%) Teradata
7 7 (5.30%) Adobe
7 7 (5.30%) Birst
7 7 (5.30%) Clarabridge
7 7 (5.30%) Cloudera
7 7 (5.30%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (5.30%) Omniture
7 7 (5.30%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.55%) Apple
8 6 (4.55%) Cognos
8 6 (4.55%) Facebook
8 6 (4.55%) IBM
8 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.55%) Talend
8 6 (4.55%) Twitter
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Collinson Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 days ago