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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 228 262 300
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +38
Permanent jobs citing R 78 75 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.15% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 23
Average salary £56,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £46,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £83,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
5416 6504 6090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.67% 54.89% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5684 5653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £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 19 December 2014.

R Salary Histogram in the City of London

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 100 (61.73%) Analytics
2 86 (53.09%) SQL
3 75 (46.30%) Big Data
4 68 (41.98%) Hadoop
5 63 (38.89%) Python
6 61 (37.65%) Java
6 61 (37.65%) Finance
7 58 (35.80%) SAS
8 56 (34.57%) Mathematics
9 48 (29.63%) Algorithms
9 48 (29.63%) Degree
10 46 (28.40%) MATLAB
10 46 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (28.40%) Visualisation
11 43 (26.54%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (25.93%) Computer Science
13 41 (25.31%) PhD
14 39 (24.07%) SPSS
14 39 (24.07%) Statistics
15 35 (21.60%) Oracle
15 35 (21.60%) Data Analysis
16 33 (20.37%) Data Mining
16 33 (20.37%) Retail
17 31 (19.14%) C++
18 29 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (17.90%) Physics
19 28 (17.28%) Mahout
20 25 (15.43%) Data Analytics
21 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
21 24 (14.81%) Statistical Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 58 (35.80%) SAS
2 22 (13.58%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.85%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (24.07%) SPSS
2 15 (9.26%) CPLEX
3 6 (3.70%) LaTeX
4 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.47%) MS Office
5 4 (2.47%) Weka
6 2 (1.23%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle Receivables
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (3.09%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.23%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.23%) HFM
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.62%) Summit
4 1 (0.62%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.62%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (3.09%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) Kerberos
1 4 (2.47%) Internet
1 4 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.23%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) Wireless
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) MPLS
3 1 (0.62%) OSPF
3 1 (0.62%) BGP
3 1 (0.62%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) VPN
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
3 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (46.30%) Big Data
2 68 (41.98%) Hadoop
3 33 (20.37%) Data Mining
4 28 (17.28%) Mahout
5 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
6 17 (10.49%) QlikView
7 16 (9.88%) Apache Hive
8 15 (9.26%) NoSQL
9 13 (8.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (7.41%) Impala
10 12 (7.41%) MongoDB
11 11 (6.79%) Oracle Discoverer
11 11 (6.79%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (6.79%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (6.17%) SQL Server
13 9 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.79%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.09%) Yeoman
5 4 (2.47%) JConsole
5 4 (2.47%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.47%) Log4j
6 3 (1.85%) Maven
7 2 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.62%) ERwin
8 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (37.65%) Finance
2 33 (20.37%) Retail
3 17 (10.49%) Marketing
4 14 (8.64%) Front Office
5 8 (4.94%) Games
6 7 (4.32%) Banking
6 7 (4.32%) Back Office
7 4 (2.47%) Publishing
8 3 (1.85%) Advertising
8 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.62%) Law
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (32.72%) Data Scientist
2 44 (27.16%) Analyst
3 27 (16.67%) Developer
4 18 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 16 (9.88%) Architect
6 13 (8.02%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.02%) Statistician
7 12 (7.41%) Research Engineer
8 11 (6.79%) Oracle Analyst
8 11 (6.79%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 11 (6.79%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.79%) Research Scientist
9 6 (3.70%) Big Data Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Consultant
9 6 (3.70%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Data Modeller
9 6 (3.70%) MI Analyst
9 6 (3.70%) Python Developer
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.09%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.64%) D3.js
2 13 (8.02%) SciPy
3 12 (7.41%) Cascading
3 12 (7.41%) Pandas
4 11 (6.79%) WF
5 10 (6.17%) HTML
6 9 (5.56%) CSS
6 9 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 8 (4.94%) JSON
8 7 (4.32%) J2EE
8 7 (4.32%) NumPy
8 7 (4.32%) Matplotlib
9 6 (3.70%) Highcharts JS
9 6 (3.70%) CSS3
9 6 (3.70%) HTML5
10 5 (3.09%) jQuery
10 5 (3.09%) JDBC
10 5 (3.09%) Cascalog
11 4 (2.47%) Google Closure
11 4 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (34.57%) Mathematics
2 48 (29.63%) Algorithms
3 46 (28.40%) Visualisation
3 46 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (25.93%) Computer Science
5 39 (24.07%) Statistics
6 29 (17.90%) Physics
7 19 (11.73%) Economics
8 16 (9.88%) Applied Mathematics
8 16 (9.88%) Neural Network
9 15 (9.26%) Chemistry
9 15 (9.26%) Digital Media
10 12 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (6.79%) Blackberry
11 11 (6.79%) Informatics
11 11 (6.79%) Psychology
12 10 (6.17%) Open Source
13 8 (4.94%) Data Integration
14 7 (4.32%) Hedge funds
15 5 (3.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.73%) Linux
2 9 (5.56%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) UNIX
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (61.73%) Analytics
2 43 (26.54%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (21.60%) Data Analysis
4 29 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (15.43%) Data Analytics
6 24 (14.81%) Statistical Analysis
7 21 (12.96%) Predictive Modelling
8 20 (12.35%) Time Series Analysis
9 19 (11.73%) Data Modelling
10 18 (11.11%) MapReduce
10 18 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
11 16 (9.88%) Logistic Regression
11 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
11 16 (9.88%) Markov Chain
11 16 (9.88%) Bayesian Methods
12 15 (9.26%) Linear Regression
12 15 (9.26%) Database Theory
12 15 (9.26%) Relational Database Theory
12 15 (9.26%) Factor Analysis
12 15 (9.26%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.09%) SQL
2 63 (38.89%) Python
3 61 (37.65%) Java
4 46 (28.40%) MATLAB
5 31 (19.14%) C++
6 17 (10.49%) VBA
6 17 (10.49%) Clojure
7 16 (9.88%) JavaScript
8 15 (9.26%) Scala
9 12 (7.41%) Ruby
10 11 (6.79%) PL/SQL
11 9 (5.56%) C#
12 6 (3.70%) VB
13 5 (3.09%) PHP
13 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.85%) C
14 3 (1.85%) Groovy
15 2 (1.23%) Perl
16 1 (0.62%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 48 (29.63%) Degree
2 41 (25.31%) PhD
3 6 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.47%) CCIE
5 3 (1.85%) CCNP
5 3 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CCA
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.62%) MCSE
7 1 (0.62%) MCSA
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) NCIE
7 1 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) EMIR
4 1 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.23%) HDFS
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) XenApp
4 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.62%) SCOM
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (21.60%) Oracle
2 19 (11.73%) Business Objects
3 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.56%) Google
5 7 (4.32%) Cisco
5 7 (4.32%) Tableau
6 5 (3.09%) Informatica
7 3 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.85%) Omniture
7 3 (1.85%) BT
7 3 (1.85%) IBM
7 3 (1.85%) Cognos
8 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.23%) Citrix
8 2 (1.23%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 2 (1.23%) Teradata
8 2 (1.23%) Endeca
8 2 (1.23%) NetApp
8 2 (1.23%) Mapinfo
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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