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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 211 264 297
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +33
Permanent jobs citing R 103 59 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 1.00% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 93 52 15
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.11%
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
5212 5923 6059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.11% 52.95% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 5100 5456
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

R Salary Histogram in the City of London

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 112 (62.92%) Analytics
2 94 (52.81%) SQL
3 76 (42.70%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (42.13%) SAS
5 74 (41.57%) Python
6 64 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (28.09%) Hadoop
8 46 (25.84%) Finance
9 45 (25.28%) Visualisation
10 43 (24.16%) Big Data
11 41 (23.03%) QlikView
12 40 (22.47%) SPSS
13 35 (19.66%) Degree
14 34 (19.10%) MATLAB
14 34 (19.10%) Oracle
15 33 (18.54%) VBA
16 31 (17.42%) Marketing
17 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (16.85%) Data Analytics
18 28 (15.73%) Data Analysis
18 28 (15.73%) Computer Science
18 28 (15.73%) Java
19 26 (14.61%) Mathematics
19 26 (14.61%) Statistics
20 25 (14.04%) Tableau
21 22 (12.36%) C++
21 22 (12.36%) PhD
22 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
23 20 (11.24%) Data Mining
23 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 75 (42.13%) SAS
2 13 (7.30%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (22.47%) SPSS
2 11 (6.18%) MS Office
3 8 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.37%) LaTeX
4 6 (3.37%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.37%) Mathematica
5 4 (2.25%) GNU Octave
6 3 (1.69%) CPLEX
7 2 (1.12%) FastStats
8 1 (0.56%) Weka
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.69%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
3 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.06%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (5.06%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (5.62%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (4.49%) Wireless
2 8 (4.49%) WAN
3 5 (2.81%) Broadband
4 2 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) OSPF
5 1 (0.56%) BGP
5 1 (0.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.09%) Hadoop
2 43 (24.16%) Big Data
3 41 (23.03%) QlikView
4 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (11.24%) Data Mining
5 18 (10.11%) SQL Server
6 14 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (7.87%) Mahout
7 13 (7.30%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.74%) Apache Hive
8 12 (6.74%) Relational Database
9 11 (6.18%) Impala
9 11 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (4.49%) Spotfire
10 8 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.37%) Clementine
Development Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.49%) Yeoman
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 46 (25.84%) Finance
2 31 (17.42%) Marketing
3 15 (8.43%) Front Office
4 13 (7.30%) Retail
5 10 (5.62%) Advertising
6 9 (5.06%) Back Office
6 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.93%) Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Games
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (32.02%) Analyst
2 33 (18.54%) Data Scientist
3 31 (17.42%) Architect
4 28 (15.73%) Data Analyst
5 23 (12.92%) Developer
6 16 (8.99%) Consultant
6 16 (8.99%) Data Architect
7 15 (8.43%) Big Data Architect
8 10 (5.62%) Network Architect
8 10 (5.62%) Cisco Architect
8 10 (5.62%) Cisco Network Architect
9 9 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Insight Analyst
11 7 (3.93%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.93%) Data Consultant
11 7 (3.93%) Data Modeller
11 7 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.37%) MI Analyst
13 4 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.67%) D3.js
2 18 (10.11%) Pandas
2 18 (10.11%) SciPy
3 13 (7.30%) NumPy
3 13 (7.30%) .NET
4 10 (5.62%) Natural Language Processing
5 9 (5.06%) Matplotlib
6 8 (4.49%) scikit-learn
6 8 (4.49%) Cascalog
7 7 (3.93%) WinForms
8 6 (3.37%) Highcharts JS
9 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.81%) XML
9 5 (2.81%) Middleware
9 5 (2.81%) HTML
9 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.69%) Web Services
11 3 (1.69%) WF
11 3 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (42.70%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (25.28%) Visualisation
3 28 (15.73%) Computer Science
4 26 (14.61%) Mathematics
4 26 (14.61%) Statistics
5 16 (8.99%) Algorithms
6 13 (7.30%) Open Source
7 10 (5.62%) Credit Risk
7 10 (5.62%) Economics
8 8 (4.49%) Physics
9 6 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (3.37%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.81%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.81%) Equities
10 5 (2.81%) Derivative
10 5 (2.81%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (2.25%) Chemistry
11 4 (2.25%) Market Risk
11 4 (2.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.67%) Linux
2 14 (7.87%) Windows
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (62.92%) Analytics
2 64 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.85%) Data Analytics
4 28 (15.73%) Data Analysis
5 18 (10.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 18 (10.11%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.55%) Software Engineering
7 15 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (7.87%) ETL
9 13 (7.30%) Use Case
10 12 (6.74%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (5.62%) Time Series Analysis
11 10 (5.62%) Coaching
11 10 (5.62%) Network Architecture
12 9 (5.06%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.06%) User Stories
12 9 (5.06%) Campaign Analysis
12 9 (5.06%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (5.06%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.81%) SQL
2 74 (41.57%) Python
3 34 (19.10%) MATLAB
4 33 (18.54%) VBA
5 28 (15.73%) Java
6 22 (12.36%) C++
7 16 (8.99%) JavaScript
8 15 (8.43%) C#
9 10 (5.62%) PHP
10 9 (5.06%) Clojure
11 8 (4.49%) Scala
11 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.49%) Perl
12 7 (3.93%) Ruby
13 6 (3.37%) C
13 6 (3.37%) VB
14 4 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.56%) F#
15 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (19.66%) Degree
2 22 (12.36%) PhD
3 13 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.62%) CCIE
5 9 (5.06%) CCNP
6 3 (1.69%) CCNA
7 2 (1.12%) MCSE
7 2 (1.12%) MCSA
7 2 (1.12%) CCA
7 2 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) NCIE
7 2 (1.12%) VCP5
8 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) EMIR
3 1 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (4.49%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.69%) HDFS
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) XenApp
3 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (4.49%) Vagrant
2 5 (2.81%) OPNET
3 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.12%) SCOM
3 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.12%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (19.10%) Oracle
2 25 (14.04%) Tableau
3 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.43%) Business Objects
5 14 (7.87%) Cisco
6 9 (5.06%) Google
7 8 (4.49%) Alteryx
8 7 (3.93%) Informatica
9 4 (2.25%) IBM
9 4 (2.25%) Adobe
9 4 (2.25%) Omniture
10 3 (1.69%) VMware
10 3 (1.69%) Citrix
10 3 (1.69%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.69%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.69%) SAP
10 3 (1.69%) Cognos
10 3 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.69%) NetApp
11 2 (1.12%) HP
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £41,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Large Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum + pension, bonus & more
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 25 days ago