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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
London / City of London
Rank 165 191 253
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +62
Permanent jobs citing R 63 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.25% 1.05% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 1.95% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 48
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £48,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
2852 3443 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.80% 54.08% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3100 4438
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 17 January 2017.

R Salary Histogram in the City of London

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 79 (71.82%) Python
2 76 (69.09%) Analytics
3 59 (53.64%) SQL
4 41 (37.27%) Hadoop
5 38 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (31.82%) Big Data
7 34 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (30.00%) Machine Learning
8 33 (30.00%) Mathematics
9 31 (28.18%) Degree
10 30 (27.27%) Finance
11 29 (26.36%) SAS
11 29 (26.36%) Visualisation
12 25 (22.73%) Java
13 24 (21.82%) MATLAB
13 24 (21.82%) Statistics
14 22 (20.00%) Apache Spark
15 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
15 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
16 20 (18.18%) Credit Risk
16 20 (18.18%) Tableau
16 20 (18.18%) Apache Hive
17 19 (17.27%) Marketing
18 16 (14.55%) PhD
19 15 (13.64%) Data Mining
19 15 (13.64%) ETL
19 15 (13.64%) Oracle
19 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
19 15 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
20 14 (12.73%) Web Analytics

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 29 (26.36%) SAS
2 22 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.36%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) SPSS
2 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.73%) Gephi
4 1 (0.91%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle AML
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.64%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.27%) Hadoop
2 35 (31.82%) Big Data
3 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
4 20 (18.18%) Apache Hive
5 15 (13.64%) Data Mining
6 11 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (9.09%) NoSQL
8 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
9 7 (6.36%) Power BI
9 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (4.55%) Neo4j
11 4 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (3.64%) Mixpanel
11 4 (3.64%) MySQL
11 4 (3.64%) QlikView
11 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.73%) GIS
12 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.91%) Maven
3 1 (0.91%) Subversion
3 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (27.27%) Finance
2 19 (17.27%) Marketing
3 10 (9.09%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Front Office
4 7 (6.36%) Retail
5 5 (4.55%) Games
6 4 (3.64%) Advertising
6 4 (3.64%) Legal
7 3 (2.73%) Back Office
8 2 (1.82%) Law
9 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (40.00%) Analyst
2 36 (32.73%) Data Scientist
3 14 (12.73%) Data Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Data Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Qualitative Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Product Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Product Business Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 4 (3.64%) Head of E-Commerce
9 4 (3.64%) SAS Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Data Scientist
9 4 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) D3.js
1 7 (6.36%) HTML
2 5 (4.55%) scikit-learn
3 4 (3.64%) .NET
3 4 (3.64%) NumPy
3 4 (3.64%) SciPy
4 3 (2.73%) Celery
4 3 (2.73%) CSS
4 3 (2.73%) CSS3
4 3 (2.73%) Flask
4 3 (2.73%) HTML5
4 3 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.73%) WCF
4 3 (2.73%) WPF
5 2 (1.82%) Django
5 2 (1.82%) Kafka
6 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.91%) Matplotlib
6 1 (0.91%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 29 (26.36%) Visualisation
4 24 (21.82%) Statistics
5 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
6 20 (18.18%) Credit Risk
7 9 (8.18%) Economics
8 8 (7.27%) Algorithms
8 8 (7.27%) Physics
9 6 (5.45%) Data Extraction
9 6 (5.45%) Fintech
9 6 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (4.55%) Market Risk
11 3 (2.73%) Clustering
11 3 (2.73%) Fixed Income
11 3 (2.73%) PMI
11 3 (2.73%) Reinsurance
12 2 (1.82%) Derivative
12 2 (1.82%) FMCG
12 2 (1.82%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Unix
3 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (69.09%) Analytics
2 38 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (30.00%) Machine Learning
4 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 15 (13.64%) ETL
4 15 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
5 14 (12.73%) Web Analytics
6 13 (11.82%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (10.91%) Data Analytics
7 12 (10.91%) Data Management
7 12 (10.91%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 10 (9.09%) Open Source
9 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.27%) Actionable Insight
10 8 (7.27%) Validation
11 7 (6.36%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.82%) Python
2 59 (53.64%) SQL
3 25 (22.73%) Java
4 24 (21.82%) MATLAB
5 12 (10.91%) Scala
6 11 (10.00%) C++
6 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.45%) Ruby
7 6 (5.45%) VBA
8 5 (4.55%) C#
8 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.82%) C
9 2 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Degree
2 16 (14.55%) PhD
3 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (3.64%) EMIR
2 4 (3.64%) MiFID
3 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.82%) IAS 39
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) HDFS
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Tableau
2 15 (13.64%) Oracle
3 8 (7.27%) Google
4 6 (5.45%) Cloudera
5 5 (4.55%) Hortonworks
5 5 (4.55%) Talend
6 4 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.64%) Vertica
7 3 (2.73%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.73%) Platfora
7 3 (2.73%) SAP
7 3 (2.73%) Teradata
8 2 (1.82%) Alias
8 2 (1.82%) Cognos
9 1 (0.91%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.91%) Attivio
9 1 (0.91%) EXASOL
9 1 (0.91%) IBM
9 1 (0.91%) MapR
9 1 (0.91%) VMware
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