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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 170 265 257
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -8
Permanent jobs citing R 92 53 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 1.06% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 57
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3651 5008 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.55% 49.10% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 4498 4870
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (64.20%) Analytics
2 92 (56.79%) Python
3 87 (53.70%) SQL
4 71 (43.83%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (42.59%) Hadoop
6 64 (39.51%) Big Data
7 62 (38.27%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (33.95%) Finance
9 53 (32.72%) Degree
10 50 (30.86%) Java
11 47 (29.01%) MATLAB
12 45 (27.78%) SAS
13 41 (25.31%) Visualisation
14 40 (24.69%) Statistics
15 37 (22.84%) Apache Spark
16 34 (20.99%) Machine Learning
17 33 (20.37%) Marketing
17 33 (20.37%) Mathematics
18 31 (19.14%) QlikView
18 31 (19.14%) Data Analysis
19 30 (18.52%) PhD
20 29 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (17.90%) JavaScript
20 29 (17.90%) C++
20 29 (17.90%) Ruby
20 29 (17.90%) Computer Science
21 27 (16.67%) Data Analytics
22 26 (16.05%) Open Source
22 26 (16.05%) Google
23 25 (15.43%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (27.78%) SAS
2 37 (22.84%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.85%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.85%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
5 1 (0.62%) Liferay
5 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (11.73%) SPSS
2 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.56%) MS Office
4 8 (4.94%) GNU Octave
5 6 (3.70%) Mathematica
6 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.85%) EViews
7 3 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (1.23%) Gephi
8 2 (1.23%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.62%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.62%) HFM
3 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.81%) Google Analytics
2 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.09%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.85%) GitHub
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) Broadband
2 7 (4.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.59%) Hadoop
2 64 (39.51%) Big Data
3 31 (19.14%) QlikView
4 29 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (15.43%) NoSQL
6 22 (13.58%) Data Mining
7 21 (12.96%) Amazon Redshift
8 19 (11.73%) MySQL
8 19 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (11.73%) SQL Server
9 17 (10.49%) Spotfire
10 15 (9.26%) Apache Hive
11 13 (8.02%) HBase
12 11 (6.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (6.79%) Lumira
12 11 (6.79%) Pentaho
12 11 (6.79%) Qlik Sense
12 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
13 10 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.85%) PhantomJS
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.85%) Subversion
3 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 55 (33.95%) Finance
2 33 (20.37%) Marketing
3 24 (14.81%) Banking
4 16 (9.88%) Retail
4 16 (9.88%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.41%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.70%) Advertising
7 4 (2.47%) Front Office
7 4 (2.47%) Games
7 4 (2.47%) Publishing
8 3 (1.85%) Electronics
8 3 (1.85%) Law
8 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.62%) German Language
10 1 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.62%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (26.54%) Analyst
2 40 (24.69%) Data Scientist
3 22 (13.58%) Developer
4 20 (12.35%) Data Analyst
5 13 (8.02%) Business Manager
6 12 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 12 (7.41%) Consultant
7 11 (6.79%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) Visual Analytics Consultant
9 7 (4.32%) Research Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Senior Data Scientist
9 7 (4.32%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Insight Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Junior
10 6 (3.70%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Research Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) SPSS Data Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.09%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Statistical Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.58%) HTML
2 14 (8.64%) D3.js
3 13 (8.02%) HTML5
4 12 (7.41%) XML
5 11 (6.79%) Middleware
6 10 (6.17%) Web Services
7 6 (3.70%) .NET
7 6 (3.70%) CSS
7 6 (3.70%) Django
8 5 (3.09%) NumPy
9 3 (1.85%) Celery
9 3 (1.85%) DOM
9 3 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.85%) Kafka
9 3 (1.85%) Pyramid
9 3 (1.85%) React
9 3 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.85%) WinForms
10 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.23%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 71 (43.83%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (25.31%) Visualisation
3 40 (24.69%) Statistics
4 33 (20.37%) Mathematics
5 29 (17.90%) Computer Science
6 16 (9.88%) Fintech
6 16 (9.88%) Physics
7 14 (8.64%) User Experience
8 12 (7.41%) Social Media
9 11 (6.79%) Data Structures
10 10 (6.17%) Algorithms
10 10 (6.17%) Fixed Income
10 10 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (4.94%) Equities
12 7 (4.32%) Internet of Things
12 7 (4.32%) Telematics
13 6 (3.70%) Data Integration
13 6 (3.70%) NHS
14 5 (3.09%) Derivative
15 4 (2.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.56%) Linux
2 5 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (64.20%) Analytics
2 62 (38.27%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (20.99%) Machine Learning
4 31 (19.14%) Data Analysis
5 27 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 26 (16.05%) Open Source
7 25 (15.43%) ETL
8 22 (13.58%) Web Analytics
9 21 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (8.64%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (8.02%) Statistical Modelling
12 11 (6.79%) Econometrics
12 11 (6.79%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (6.79%) Visual Analytics
13 10 (6.17%) Data Cleansing
14 8 (4.94%) CHAID
14 8 (4.94%) Information Security
15 7 (4.32%) Cluster Analysis
15 7 (4.32%) Data Modelling
15 7 (4.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (56.79%) Python
2 87 (53.70%) SQL
3 50 (30.86%) Java
4 47 (29.01%) MATLAB
5 29 (17.90%) C++
5 29 (17.90%) JavaScript
5 29 (17.90%) Ruby
6 16 (9.88%) Scala
7 14 (8.64%) Perl
8 5 (3.09%) C
8 5 (3.09%) VBA
9 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.85%) C#
11 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.62%) AWK
12 1 (0.62%) Delphi
12 1 (0.62%) Haskell
12 1 (0.62%) Lisp
12 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (32.72%) Degree
2 30 (18.52%) PhD
3 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.09%) CRD IV
2 5 (3.09%) EMIR
2 5 (3.09%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Ambari
1 3 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.62%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Google
2 25 (15.43%) Tableau
3 15 (9.26%) Oracle
3 15 (9.26%) SAP
4 13 (8.02%) Adobe
5 12 (7.41%) Alteryx
6 11 (6.79%) Apple
6 11 (6.79%) Birst
6 11 (6.79%) Cloudera
6 11 (6.79%) Facebook
6 11 (6.79%) Jaspersoft
6 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.79%) Omniture
6 11 (6.79%) TIBCO
6 11 (6.79%) Twitter
7 9 (5.56%) Talend
7 9 (5.56%) Trillium
8 8 (4.94%) Splunk
9 7 (4.32%) Cognos
10 4 (2.47%) WorldPay
City, London
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-60k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £43600 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits, bonus + flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package (Car, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits and Flexible Working
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Posted: 26 days ago