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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
London / City of London
Rank 144 152 262
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +110
Permanent jobs citing R 81 104 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 1.53% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 2.84% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 79 91 58
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%

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
2827 3665 5024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.61% 54.09% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 3246 4451
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 £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 85 (69.11%) Python
2 74 (60.16%) Analytics
3 72 (58.54%) SQL
4 50 (40.65%) Mathematics
5 46 (37.40%) Degree
6 45 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 40 (32.52%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (31.71%) Machine Learning
9 39 (31.71%) Big Data
10 35 (28.46%) Finance
11 31 (25.20%) Computer Science
12 25 (20.33%) Visualisation
12 25 (20.33%) Credit Risk
13 24 (19.51%) SAS
14 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
14 23 (18.70%) MATLAB
14 23 (18.70%) Statistics
15 22 (17.89%) Apache Hive
15 22 (17.89%) Java
16 21 (17.07%) Apache Spark
17 20 (16.26%) Data Analysis
18 19 (15.45%) Data Mining
18 19 (15.45%) Marketing
19 18 (14.63%) Tableau
20 17 (13.82%) ETL
20 17 (13.82%) Web Analytics
21 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
22 15 (12.20%) PhD
22 15 (12.20%) Data Visualisation

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 24 (19.51%) SAS
2 21 (17.07%) Apache Spark
3 9 (7.32%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.76%) SPSS
2 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.63%) Gephi
4 1 (0.81%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.88%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 39 (31.71%) Big Data
3 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
4 22 (17.89%) Apache Hive
5 19 (15.45%) Data Mining
6 13 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (8.13%) MongoDB
7 10 (8.13%) NoSQL
7 10 (8.13%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.50%) Power BI
9 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (4.07%) Mixpanel
12 4 (3.25%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (3.25%) BigQuery
12 4 (3.25%) MySQL
13 3 (2.44%) Bigtable
13 3 (2.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) JIRA
1 5 (4.07%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (28.46%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Marketing
3 13 (10.57%) Advertising
4 12 (9.76%) Front Office
5 11 (8.94%) Retail
6 8 (6.50%) Banking
7 5 (4.07%) Games
8 4 (3.25%) Legal
9 3 (2.44%) Publishing
10 2 (1.63%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.63%) Law
11 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (44.72%) Analyst
2 32 (26.02%) Data Scientist
3 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Data Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Data Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) Qualitative Analyst
5 11 (8.94%) Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Report Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Product Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Product Business Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Data Scientist
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Head of E-Commerce
9 5 (4.07%) SAS Data Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) D3.js
1 6 (4.88%) HTML
2 5 (4.07%) .NET
2 5 (4.07%) NumPy
3 3 (2.44%) Django
3 3 (2.44%) Flask
3 3 (2.44%) Pandas
3 3 (2.44%) scikit-learn
3 3 (2.44%) SciPy
3 3 (2.44%) WCF
3 3 (2.44%) WPF
4 2 (1.63%) Celery
4 2 (1.63%) CSS
4 2 (1.63%) CSS3
4 2 (1.63%) HTML5
4 2 (1.63%) REST
4 2 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.81%) Lucene
5 1 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.52%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (25.20%) Computer Science
3 25 (20.33%) Credit Risk
4 12 (9.76%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.50%) Fintech
5 8 (6.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (5.69%) Market Risk
7 4 (3.25%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.44%) FMCG
8 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.63%) Clustering
9 2 (1.63%) Derivative
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.63%) PMI
9 2 (1.63%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.81%) Equities
10 1 (0.81%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Linux
2 8 (6.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.16%) Analytics
2 50 (40.65%) Mathematics
3 45 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (31.71%) Machine Learning
5 25 (20.33%) Visualisation
6 23 (18.70%) Statistics
7 20 (16.26%) Data Analysis
8 17 (13.82%) ETL
8 17 (13.82%) Web Analytics
9 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
10 15 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (11.38%) Physics
12 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (8.13%) Actionable Insight
13 10 (8.13%) Data Modelling
13 10 (8.13%) Validation
14 9 (7.32%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.50%) Business Analysis
15 8 (6.50%) Open Source
15 8 (6.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (69.11%) Python
2 72 (58.54%) SQL
3 23 (18.70%) MATLAB
4 22 (17.89%) Java
5 14 (11.38%) Scala
6 13 (10.57%) C++
7 10 (8.13%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.50%) C#
10 6 (4.88%) VBA
11 5 (4.07%) Ruby
11 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.44%) VB
13 2 (1.63%) C
14 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) Degree
2 15 (12.20%) PhD
3 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) Dodd-Frank
1 6 (4.88%) EMIR
1 6 (4.88%) MiFID
2 5 (4.07%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) IAS 39
3 2 (1.63%) IFRS
3 2 (1.63%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Docker
1 3 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (14.63%) Tableau
2 14 (11.38%) Google
3 11 (8.94%) Oracle
4 8 (6.50%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.07%) SAP
6 5 (4.07%) Talend
7 4 (3.25%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.44%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.44%) Teradata
8 3 (2.44%) Vertica
9 2 (1.63%) Alias
9 2 (1.63%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.63%) Platfora
10 1 (0.81%) IBM
10 1 (0.81%) VMware
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