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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 365 431 557
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +126
Permanent jobs citing R 769 611 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 1.18% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 635 503 392
Median salary £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -2.35%
R
UK

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
49198 51619 58645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.69% 51.80% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43086 44325 50438
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 490 £60,000 +4.34% 62
South East +21 106 £47,500 +14.45% 10
South West +45 65 £54,000 +44.00% 9
Yorkshire +9 25 £40,000 +8.10% 3
East of England +32 23 £32,500 -15.72% 7
West Midlands -28 21 £46,250 -11.90% 4
North West +13 20 £40,000 -36.00% 3
East Midlands +18 13 £55,000 +37.50% 1
North East -5 3 £42,500 -
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 983 (60.87%) Python
2 837 (51.83%) Analytics
3 816 (50.53%) SQL
4 618 (38.27%) Big Data
5 601 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 574 (35.54%) Hadoop
7 570 (35.29%) Machine Learning
8 515 (31.89%) Degree
9 470 (29.10%) Java
10 469 (29.04%) SAS
11 457 (28.30%) Statistics
12 409 (25.33%) Finance
13 394 (24.40%) Business Intelligence
14 372 (23.03%) Computer Science
15 365 (22.60%) Mathematics
16 361 (22.35%) MATLAB
17 352 (21.80%) C++
18 349 (21.61%) Apache Spark
19 345 (21.36%) Visualisation
20 335 (20.74%) Data Analysis
21 329 (20.37%) Algorithms
22 320 (19.81%) Data Mining
23 294 (18.20%) PhD
24 282 (17.46%) Data Analytics
25 250 (15.48%) Tableau
26 239 (14.80%) Marketing
27 236 (14.61%) SQL Server
28 227 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
29 224 (13.87%) NoSQL
30 217 (13.44%) Scala

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
1 469 (29.04%) SAS
2 349 (21.61%) Apache Spark
3 121 (7.49%) Apache Pig
4 51 (3.16%) Apache
5 31 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.55%) Node.js
8 12 (0.74%) JBoss
9 10 (0.62%) nginx
10 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.37%) Confluence
11 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.12%) IIS
13 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.062%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.062%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.062%) IPython
14 1 (0.062%) Jupyter
Applications
1 192 (11.89%) SPSS
2 85 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 27 (1.67%) Mathematica
4 26 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.42%) MS Office
6 13 (0.80%) S-PLUS
6 13 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.62%) Gephi
7 10 (0.62%) Stata
7 10 (0.62%) Weka
8 9 (0.56%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.37%) Maple
11 4 (0.25%) EViews
12 2 (0.12%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 25 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.12%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.12%) SAP AFS
4 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.12%) Toggl
4 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.062%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 126 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.79%) Google Analytics
4 30 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
6 21 (1.30%) Amazon S3
7 17 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
9 13 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
10 10 (0.62%) PaaS
10 10 (0.62%) SaaS
11 9 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.43%) GitHub
12 7 (0.43%) Route 53
13 6 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
14 4 (0.25%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
16 1 (0.062%) AdWords
16 1 (0.062%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.29%) Internet
2 21 (1.30%) Broadband
3 11 (0.68%) WebEx
4 9 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.50%) Network Security
6 3 (0.19%) DNS
6 3 (0.19%) Firewall
6 3 (0.19%) Skype
7 2 (0.12%) AMQP
7 2 (0.12%) BGP
7 2 (0.12%) HTTP
7 2 (0.12%) LAN
7 2 (0.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.12%) WAN
8 1 (0.062%) DSL
8 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.062%) LDAP
8 1 (0.062%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.062%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (38.27%) Big Data
2 574 (35.54%) Hadoop
3 320 (19.81%) Data Mining
4 236 (14.61%) SQL Server
5 227 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
6 224 (13.87%) NoSQL
7 201 (12.45%) Apache Hive
8 196 (12.14%) QlikView
9 132 (8.17%) MongoDB
10 117 (7.24%) MySQL
11 115 (7.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 110 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 101 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 94 (5.82%) PostgreSQL
14 94 (5.82%) Relational Database
15 88 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 67 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
17 64 (3.96%) Spotfire
18 56 (3.47%) HBase
19 53 (3.28%) Impala
Development Applications
1 72 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 44 (2.72%) Vagrant
3 32 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.36%) JIRA
5 20 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
5 20 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (1.05%) Subversion
8 16 (0.99%) Yeoman
9 12 (0.74%) ERwin
9 12 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (0.68%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.56%) JUnit
11 9 (0.56%) TestNG
12 7 (0.43%) Clang
12 7 (0.43%) GCC
13 6 (0.37%) Maven
14 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
15 2 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 409 (25.33%) Finance
2 239 (14.80%) Marketing
3 112 (6.93%) Retail
4 99 (6.13%) Banking
5 83 (5.14%) Telecoms
6 51 (3.16%) Games
7 38 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.80%) Advertising
8 29 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 28 (1.73%) Electronics
10 19 (1.18%) Automotive
10 19 (1.18%) Legal
10 19 (1.18%) Publishing
11 17 (1.05%) Retail Banking
12 15 (0.93%) Front Office
13 14 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.74%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.62%) Law
16 8 (0.50%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 519 (32.14%) Data Scientist
2 333 (20.62%) Analyst
3 315 (19.50%) Developer
4 170 (10.53%) Senior Data Scientist
5 160 (9.91%) Data Analyst
6 99 (6.13%) Consultant
7 82 (5.08%) Architect
8 74 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
9 65 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 64 (3.96%) Senior Developer
11 61 (3.78%) Data Engineer
12 58 (3.59%) Data Architect
13 57 (3.53%) SQL Developer
14 54 (3.34%) C++ Developer
14 54 (3.34%) Insight Analyst
15 50 (3.10%) SQL Analyst
16 48 (2.97%) SSIS Developer
17 44 (2.72%) Junior
17 44 (2.72%) SQL BI Developer
18 43 (2.66%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (6.63%) D3.js
2 103 (6.38%) .NET
3 93 (5.76%) HTML
4 78 (4.83%) Natural Language Processing
5 66 (4.09%) NumPy
6 65 (4.02%) XML
7 50 (3.10%) HTML5
8 45 (2.79%) SciPy
9 42 (2.60%) Pandas
10 41 (2.54%) scikit-learn
11 39 (2.41%) Kafka
11 39 (2.41%) Web Services
12 38 (2.35%) CSS
13 34 (2.11%) AngularJS
14 30 (1.86%) JSON
15 27 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
16 26 (1.61%) Middleware
17 22 (1.36%) ASP.NET
18 18 (1.11%) Spring
19 17 (1.05%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 601 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 457 (28.30%) Statistics
3 372 (23.03%) Computer Science
4 365 (22.60%) Mathematics
5 345 (21.36%) Visualisation
6 329 (20.37%) Algorithms
7 149 (9.23%) Physics
8 72 (4.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 65 (4.02%) Management Information System
10 63 (3.90%) Fintech
11 62 (3.84%) Economics
12 59 (3.65%) Data Structures
13 55 (3.41%) Social Media
14 54 (3.34%) Data Integration
15 50 (3.10%) Mobile App
16 49 (3.03%) Neural Network
17 46 (2.85%) Digital Media
18 41 (2.54%) Applied Mathematics
19 33 (2.04%) Credit Risk
20 29 (1.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 105 (6.50%) Linux
2 38 (2.35%) Unix
3 34 (2.11%) Windows
4 10 (0.62%) Android
4 10 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.062%) Solaris
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (51.83%) Analytics
2 570 (35.29%) Machine Learning
3 394 (24.40%) Business Intelligence
4 335 (20.74%) Data Analysis
5 282 (17.46%) Data Analytics
6 208 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (12.45%) Data Visualisation
8 196 (12.14%) Predictive Modelling
9 191 (11.83%) Statistical Modelling
10 180 (11.15%) ETL
11 158 (9.78%) Open Source
12 152 (9.41%) Software Engineering
13 139 (8.61%) Statistical Analysis
14 126 (7.80%) MapReduce
15 115 (7.12%) Data Management
16 97 (6.01%) Predictive Analytics
17 96 (5.94%) Mentoring
18 92 (5.70%) Data Modelling
19 75 (4.64%) Scrum
20 72 (4.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 983 (60.87%) Python
2 816 (50.53%) SQL
3 470 (29.10%) Java
4 361 (22.35%) MATLAB
5 352 (21.80%) C++
6 217 (13.44%) Scala
7 165 (10.22%) JavaScript
8 150 (9.29%) C#
9 130 (8.05%) Ruby
10 117 (7.24%) Perl
11 115 (7.12%) C
12 62 (3.84%) VBA
13 32 (1.98%) Clojure
14 29 (1.80%) PHP
14 29 (1.80%) T-SQL
15 25 (1.55%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.55%) Julia
16 17 (1.05%) Objective-C
17 14 (0.87%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.80%) RPG
Qualifications
1 515 (31.89%) Degree
2 294 (18.20%) PhD
3 62 (3.84%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.24%) SAS Certification
7 19 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.74%) CISSP
8 12 (0.74%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.31%) MBA
10 1 (0.062%) CIMA
10 1 (0.062%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.09%) Data Quality
2 60 (3.72%) QA
3 10 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.37%) CRD IV
4 6 (0.37%) EMIR
4 6 (0.37%) HIPAA
4 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.37%) MiFID
5 5 (0.31%) ISO13485
5 5 (0.31%) MISRA
6 4 (0.25%) SLA
7 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (3.28%) HDFS
2 36 (2.23%) Docker
3 32 (1.98%) VirtualBox
4 17 (1.05%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.19%) Postfix
6 1 (0.062%) Firmware
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.36%) StatsD
3 13 (0.80%) Puppet
4 10 (0.62%) logstash
5 9 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.37%) Ambari
6 6 (0.37%) Ansible
6 6 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.37%) Oozie
7 3 (0.19%) Mesos
8 2 (0.12%) Graphite
9 1 (0.062%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 250 (15.48%) Tableau
2 163 (10.09%) Oracle
3 127 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 70 (4.33%) Google
5 55 (3.41%) SAP
6 50 (3.10%) Cloudera
7 47 (2.91%) Informatica
8 46 (2.85%) Teradata
9 43 (2.66%) Netezza
10 36 (2.23%) Facebook
11 34 (2.11%) Hortonworks
12 31 (1.92%) Apple
12 31 (1.92%) TIBCO
13 27 (1.67%) Ab Initio
13 27 (1.67%) IBM
14 25 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
15 22 (1.36%) Alteryx
15 22 (1.36%) RapidMiner
16 20 (1.24%) Talend
17 19 (1.18%) Cognos
Oxfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Codex
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefite & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + greenfield environment!
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £110k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000-£90,000+ EXCELLENT package including a VERY generous bonus!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago