The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
UK / England
Rank 329 355 561
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +206
Permanent jobs citing R 714 828 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.90% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 1.70% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 599 695 337
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £80,000
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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42684 48750 49721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.02% 52.80% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36982 42470 42981
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in England

R
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the England region.

R Salary Trend in England

R
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

R Salary Histogram in England

R
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 439 £57,500 -8.00% 68
South East +58 104 £57,500 +21.05% 19
North West +6 46 £39,000 -35.00% 11
East Midlands +18 38 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East of England +30 28 £61,250 -5.76% 8
West Midlands +4 27 £37,000 -43.07% 2
Yorkshire +26 16 £35,000 -24.32%
South West +4 16 £45,000 +2.85% 3
North East 0 1 £30,000 -25.00% 2
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for R.

1 921 (64.86%) Python
2 822 (57.89%) SQL
3 731 (51.48%) Analytics
4 565 (39.79%) Degree
5 492 (34.65%) Machine Learning
6 482 (33.94%) Analytical Skills
7 453 (31.90%) Big Data
8 423 (29.79%) Mathematics
9 422 (29.72%) Hadoop
10 414 (29.15%) SAS
11 392 (27.61%) Statistics
12 381 (26.83%) Computer Science
13 343 (24.15%) Business Intelligence
14 326 (22.96%) Apache Spark
15 305 (21.48%) Java
16 299 (21.06%) Finance
17 292 (20.56%) PhD
18 286 (20.14%) MATLAB
19 277 (19.51%) Algorithms
20 266 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
21 262 (18.45%) Visualisation
22 257 (18.10%) Tableau
23 254 (17.89%) Marketing
24 224 (15.77%) C#
25 212 (14.93%) SPSS
26 211 (14.86%) Data Analytics
27 194 (13.66%) Data Analysis
28 193 (13.59%) C++
29 182 (12.82%) SQL Server
30 176 (12.39%) Statistical Modelling

R
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 414 (29.15%) SAS
2 326 (22.96%) Apache Spark
3 93 (6.55%) Apache
4 92 (6.48%) Apache Pig
5 51 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (1.90%) CMS
8 11 (0.77%) ArcGIS
8 11 (0.77%) JBoss
9 9 (0.63%) Confluence
9 9 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.28%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.21%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.14%) Luigi
13 2 (0.14%) nginx
13 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 212 (14.93%) SPSS
2 110 (7.75%) MS Excel
3 33 (2.32%) GNU Octave
4 32 (2.25%) Stata
5 24 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.92%) EViews
7 10 (0.70%) MS Office
8 5 (0.35%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.28%) Gephi
9 4 (0.28%) Simulink
10 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.14%) Weka
11 1 (0.070%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (0.63%) FastStats
2 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.35%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.35%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.28%) Data Workbench
4 4 (0.28%) FINCAD Analytics
4 4 (0.28%) Oracle AML
4 4 (0.28%) SAP AFS
5 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle TCA
5 2 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 109 (7.68%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 31 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
8 14 (0.99%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.85%) Azure Machine Learning
10 11 (0.77%) GitHub
11 7 (0.49%) PaaS
11 7 (0.49%) SaaS
12 6 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
12 6 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.35%) Data Lake Analytics
14 4 (0.28%) IaaS
15 3 (0.21%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 2 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
16 2 (0.14%) Force.com
17 1 (0.070%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.41%) Internet
2 7 (0.49%) FTP
2 7 (0.49%) MVNO
3 5 (0.35%) LAN
3 5 (0.35%) Wireless
3 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
4 4 (0.28%) DHCP
4 4 (0.28%) FlexRay
4 4 (0.28%) VLAN
5 3 (0.21%) Firewall
5 3 (0.21%) SMS
6 2 (0.14%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.14%) Symposium
6 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.070%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.070%) MPLS
7 1 (0.070%) Network Security
7 1 (0.070%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 453 (31.90%) Big Data
2 422 (29.72%) Hadoop
3 182 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 155 (10.92%) Data Mining
5 145 (10.21%) Data Warehouse
5 145 (10.21%) NoSQL
6 144 (10.14%) Apache Hive
7 123 (8.66%) MongoDB
8 120 (8.45%) Relational Database
9 104 (7.32%) QlikView
10 72 (5.07%) MySQL
10 72 (5.07%) Power BI
11 69 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (4.65%) HBase
13 65 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 55 (3.87%) Neo4j
15 49 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 48 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 45 (3.17%) Spotfire
17 45 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (3.87%) Visual Studio
2 33 (2.32%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 17 (1.20%) JIRA
5 16 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.70%) Vagrant
8 9 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.63%) Travis CI
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (0.42%) Yeoman
11 5 (0.35%) JUnit
11 5 (0.35%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (0.28%) Selenium
12 4 (0.28%) Subversion
13 3 (0.21%) Apache Continuum
14 2 (0.14%) RSpec
General
1 299 (21.06%) Finance
2 254 (17.89%) Marketing
3 107 (7.54%) Retail
4 68 (4.79%) Banking
5 45 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 40 (2.82%) Games
7 33 (2.32%) Legal
7 33 (2.32%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.90%) Advertising
9 21 (1.48%) Front Office
9 21 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.92%) Electronics
11 10 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.49%) Back Office
13 6 (0.42%) Billing
14 5 (0.35%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.35%) Law
14 5 (0.35%) Publishing
14 5 (0.35%) Russian Language
15 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 459 (32.32%) Data Scientist
2 297 (20.92%) Analyst
3 220 (15.49%) Developer
4 100 (7.04%) Consultant
5 90 (6.34%) Senior Data Scientist
6 85 (5.99%) Data Analyst
6 85 (5.99%) Data Engineer
7 73 (5.14%) C# Developer
8 57 (4.01%) .NET Developer
9 54 (3.80%) Data Consultant
10 51 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 50 (3.52%) Architect
12 48 (3.38%) Insight Analyst
13 47 (3.31%) Analytics Manager
14 44 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
15 42 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 40 (2.82%) Analytics Consultant
16 40 (2.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
17 37 (2.61%) Data Analytics Manager
18 36 (2.54%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (10.07%) .NET
2 109 (7.68%) HTML
3 77 (5.42%) ASP.NET
4 69 (4.86%) CSS
5 46 (3.24%) Web Services
6 42 (2.96%) NumPy
7 37 (2.61%) Kafka
8 32 (2.25%) .NET Framework
8 32 (2.25%) D3.js
8 32 (2.25%) Natural Language Processing
9 31 (2.18%) Node.js
10 30 (2.11%) Ajax
11 27 (1.90%) scikit-learn
12 24 (1.69%) AngularJS
13 23 (1.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 23 (1.62%) STL
14 21 (1.48%) OpenCV
14 21 (1.48%) SciPy
15 19 (1.34%) jQuery
15 19 (1.34%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 482 (33.94%) Analytical Skills
2 423 (29.79%) Mathematics
3 392 (27.61%) Statistics
4 381 (26.83%) Computer Science
5 277 (19.51%) Algorithms
6 262 (18.45%) Visualisation
7 155 (10.92%) Physics
8 65 (4.58%) Economics
9 48 (3.38%) Artificial Intelligence
9 48 (3.38%) Credit Risk
10 45 (3.17%) Applied Mathematics
11 38 (2.68%) Neural Network
12 37 (2.61%) Data Extraction
13 29 (2.04%) Biotechnology
14 25 (1.76%) Mobile App
15 23 (1.62%) Social Media
15 23 (1.62%) User Experience
16 22 (1.55%) Fintech
17 17 (1.20%) Data Structures
17 17 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 126 (8.87%) Linux
2 60 (4.23%) Unix
3 24 (1.69%) Windows
4 4 (0.28%) CentOS
4 4 (0.28%) Debian
4 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.070%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.070%) MVS
5 1 (0.070%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (51.48%) Analytics
2 492 (34.65%) Machine Learning
3 343 (24.15%) Business Intelligence
4 266 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (14.86%) Data Analytics
6 194 (13.66%) Data Analysis
7 176 (12.39%) Statistical Modelling
8 164 (11.55%) ETL
9 146 (10.28%) Data Visualisation
10 143 (10.07%) Statistical Analysis
11 141 (9.93%) Software Engineering
12 131 (9.23%) Predictive Modelling
13 97 (6.83%) Data Modelling
14 89 (6.27%) Predictive Analytics
15 86 (6.06%) E-Commerce
16 85 (5.99%) Open Source
17 80 (5.63%) Actionable Insight
18 77 (5.42%) MapReduce
19 75 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
20 65 (4.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 921 (64.86%) Python
2 822 (57.89%) SQL
3 305 (21.48%) Java
4 286 (20.14%) MATLAB
5 224 (15.77%) C#
6 193 (13.59%) C++
7 167 (11.76%) Scala
8 112 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 88 (6.20%) VBA
10 68 (4.79%) PHP
11 67 (4.72%) C
12 53 (3.73%) Ruby
13 50 (3.52%) Perl
14 47 (3.31%) T-SQL
15 27 (1.90%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.34%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.20%) ABAP
18 15 (1.06%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.92%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 565 (39.79%) Degree
2 292 (20.56%) PhD
3 35 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (1.20%) MCTS
5 11 (0.77%) ISEB
5 11 (0.77%) MCP
6 10 (0.70%) Postgraduate
7 8 (0.56%) MCITP
8 6 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.35%) CFA
10 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.21%) CCNA
11 3 (0.21%) CEH
11 3 (0.21%) MCSA
11 3 (0.21%) MCSE
11 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.14%) CBAP
12 2 (0.14%) IIBA
12 2 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.59%) Data Quality
1 51 (3.59%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (0.42%) EMIR
3 6 (0.42%) MiFID
3 6 (0.42%) SLA
4 4 (0.28%) ISO26262
5 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
5 3 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.14%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.070%) GCP
7 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (2.04%) Apache Flume
1 29 (2.04%) HDFS
2 27 (1.90%) Docker
3 11 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.070%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.070%) GPFS
6 1 (0.070%) KVM
6 1 (0.070%) LXC
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.070%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.070%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.070%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.070%) vSphere
6 1 (0.070%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.56%) Ansible
3 6 (0.42%) Puppet
4 3 (0.21%) Ambari
4 3 (0.21%) Oozie
5 2 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.14%) StatsD
5 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.070%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.070%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.070%) Kibana
6 1 (0.070%) logstash
6 1 (0.070%) Mesos
Vendors
1 257 (18.10%) Tableau
2 133 (9.37%) Microsoft
3 76 (5.35%) Oracle
4 72 (5.07%) Google
5 44 (3.10%) SAP
6 42 (2.96%) Cloudera
7 32 (2.25%) Teradata
8 27 (1.90%) Hortonworks
9 26 (1.83%) Alteryx
9 26 (1.83%) IBM
9 26 (1.83%) Vertica
10 24 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
10 24 (1.69%) TIBCO
11 21 (1.48%) Netezza
12 20 (1.41%) Talend
13 16 (1.13%) Informatica
14 15 (1.06%) Splunk
15 14 (0.99%) Hyperion
16 13 (0.92%) Adobe
16 13 (0.92%) Cognos
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + equity
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Medical, Life Assurance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary starting from £26,100
Posted: 3 hours ago
Downham Market, Norfolk
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £60532.69 - £161420.50 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + equity + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: generous bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Car Allowance + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Medical, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £125000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago