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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 372 432 577
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +145
Permanent jobs citing R 726 657 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.64% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 1.24% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 639 520 373
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
48840 52961 57208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.20% 51.64% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42749 45557 49057
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,091
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +31 428 £60,000 - 46
South East +48 119 £53,750 +26.47% 6
South West +68 57 £50,000 +72.41% 4
North West +17 38 £40,000 -27.27% 6
West Midlands -7 25 £37,500 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +16 24 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Yorkshire +16 15 £40,000 -15.78% 8
East of England +35 14 £38,750 -3.12% 2
North East +3 5 £50,000 - 1
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 936 (61.74%) Python
2 803 (52.97%) Analytics
3 792 (52.24%) SQL
4 621 (40.96%) Analytical Skills
5 562 (37.07%) Machine Learning
6 547 (36.08%) Big Data
7 519 (34.23%) Hadoop
8 471 (31.07%) SAS
9 450 (29.68%) Degree
10 444 (29.29%) Java
11 396 (26.12%) Statistics
12 375 (24.74%) Finance
13 356 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
14 352 (23.22%) MATLAB
15 337 (22.23%) C++
16 321 (21.17%) Computer Science
17 320 (21.11%) Apache Spark
18 319 (21.04%) Visualisation
19 313 (20.65%) Data Analysis
20 308 (20.32%) Mathematics
21 302 (19.92%) Data Mining
22 296 (19.53%) Data Analytics
23 293 (19.33%) PhD
24 282 (18.60%) Algorithms
25 259 (17.08%) Tableau
26 226 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
27 215 (14.18%) Marketing
28 211 (13.92%) Apache Hive
29 204 (13.46%) SPSS
30 203 (13.39%) SQL Server

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
1 471 (31.07%) SAS
2 320 (21.11%) Apache Spark
3 131 (8.64%) Apache Pig
4 56 (3.69%) Apache
5 46 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 35 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (0.73%) JBoss
7 11 (0.73%) nginx
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.26%) CMS
9 4 (0.26%) IIS
9 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.13%) Confluence
10 2 (0.13%) PegaRULES
11 1 (0.066%) IPython
11 1 (0.066%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.066%) WebLogic
Applications
1 204 (13.46%) SPSS
2 92 (6.07%) MS Excel
3 30 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.85%) MS Office
5 21 (1.39%) GNU Octave
6 20 (1.32%) Mathematica
7 13 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.86%) Stata
8 8 (0.53%) Maple
8 8 (0.53%) Weka
9 7 (0.46%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.40%) EViews
10 6 (0.40%) Gephi
11 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.66%) FastStats
3 5 (0.33%) Summit
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle AML
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.13%) SAP AFS
5 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.066%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.066%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.066%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.066%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 155 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (3.10%) Amazon EMR
5 44 (2.90%) Google Analytics
6 38 (2.51%) Amazon S3
7 22 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (1.12%) PaaS
9 15 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
9 15 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
10 14 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.73%) Azure Machine Learning
12 9 (0.59%) GitHub
13 8 (0.53%) IaaS
13 8 (0.53%) SaaS
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.46%) Data Lake Analytics
14 7 (0.46%) Route 53
15 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.20%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.84%) Internet
2 14 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 13 (0.86%) Broadband
4 11 (0.73%) Network Security
5 8 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (0.53%) Firewall
6 5 (0.33%) BIG-IP
6 5 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.20%) DNS
7 3 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.20%) Skype
8 2 (0.13%) AMQP
8 2 (0.13%) BGP
8 2 (0.13%) HTTP
8 2 (0.13%) LAN
8 2 (0.13%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) WAN
8 2 (0.13%) WebEx
8 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.066%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (36.08%) Big Data
2 519 (34.23%) Hadoop
3 302 (19.92%) Data Mining
4 211 (13.92%) Apache Hive
5 203 (13.39%) SQL Server
6 202 (13.32%) NoSQL
7 198 (13.06%) Data Warehouse
8 149 (9.83%) QlikView
9 145 (9.56%) MongoDB
10 117 (7.72%) MySQL
11 115 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 103 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 93 (6.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 92 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
15 89 (5.87%) Relational Database
16 77 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
17 68 (4.49%) HBase
17 68 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 64 (4.22%) Impala
19 57 (3.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 82 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 60 (3.96%) Vagrant
3 39 (2.57%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.18%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.65%) Yeoman
6 17 (1.12%) JIRA
7 16 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (0.86%) Subversion
8 13 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.73%) Clang
9 11 (0.73%) GCC
10 8 (0.53%) JUnit
10 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.53%) TestNG
11 7 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 4 (0.26%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.26%) Selenium
13 3 (0.20%) Maven
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (0.13%) ReSharper
General
1 375 (24.74%) Finance
2 215 (14.18%) Marketing
3 108 (7.12%) Retail
4 81 (5.34%) Banking
5 75 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.90%) Games
6 44 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 32 (2.11%) Advertising
8 27 (1.78%) Electronics
9 21 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (1.32%) Front Office
11 15 (0.99%) Automotive
12 14 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.92%) Legal
13 13 (0.86%) Publishing
14 11 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.59%) Billing
15 9 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 488 (32.19%) Data Scientist
2 309 (20.38%) Analyst
3 294 (19.39%) Developer
4 139 (9.17%) Data Analyst
5 122 (8.05%) Senior Data Scientist
6 99 (6.53%) Consultant
7 73 (4.82%) Architect
8 69 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 57 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 56 (3.69%) Data Engineer
10 56 (3.69%) Senior Developer
11 55 (3.63%) C++ Developer
12 54 (3.56%) Insight Analyst
13 53 (3.50%) Data Architect
14 51 (3.36%) Software Engineer
15 45 (2.97%) Data Consultant
16 44 (2.90%) Machine Learning Scientist
17 43 (2.84%) SQL Developer
18 42 (2.77%) SQL Analyst
19 35 (2.31%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.12%) .NET
2 96 (6.33%) D3.js
3 86 (5.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 77 (5.08%) HTML
5 65 (4.29%) NumPy
6 60 (3.96%) XML
7 50 (3.30%) scikit-learn
8 49 (3.23%) Web Services
9 45 (2.97%) SciPy
10 44 (2.90%) Pandas
11 42 (2.77%) AngularJS
12 40 (2.64%) Kafka
13 37 (2.44%) HTML5
14 35 (2.31%) CSS
15 31 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 31 (2.04%) JSON
15 31 (2.04%) STL
16 30 (1.98%) Lucene
17 29 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (1.65%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 621 (40.96%) Analytical Skills
2 396 (26.12%) Statistics
3 321 (21.17%) Computer Science
4 319 (21.04%) Visualisation
5 308 (20.32%) Mathematics
6 282 (18.60%) Algorithms
7 133 (8.77%) Physics
8 63 (4.16%) Neural Network
9 55 (3.63%) Fintech
10 53 (3.50%) Artificial Intelligence
10 53 (3.50%) Economics
11 41 (2.70%) Management Information System
12 37 (2.44%) Data Integration
13 35 (2.31%) Credit Risk
14 34 (2.24%) Social Media
15 33 (2.18%) Mobile App
16 26 (1.72%) Data Structures
17 25 (1.65%) User Experience
18 22 (1.45%) Hedge funds
19 19 (1.25%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.52%) Linux
2 44 (2.90%) Unix
3 42 (2.77%) Windows
4 12 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.59%) Android
6 8 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.066%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (52.97%) Analytics
2 562 (37.07%) Machine Learning
3 356 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
4 313 (20.65%) Data Analysis
5 296 (19.53%) Data Analytics
6 226 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
7 199 (13.13%) Data Visualisation
8 166 (10.95%) Software Engineering
9 165 (10.88%) Statistical Modelling
10 162 (10.69%) Predictive Modelling
11 159 (10.49%) Statistical Analysis
12 154 (10.16%) Open Source
13 151 (9.96%) ETL
14 138 (9.10%) MapReduce
15 101 (6.66%) Mentoring
16 93 (6.13%) Data Modelling
17 88 (5.80%) Actionable Insight
18 84 (5.54%) Predictive Analytics
19 79 (5.21%) Data Management
20 75 (4.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 936 (61.74%) Python
2 792 (52.24%) SQL
3 444 (29.29%) Java
4 352 (23.22%) MATLAB
5 337 (22.23%) C++
6 195 (12.86%) Scala
7 147 (9.70%) C#
7 147 (9.70%) JavaScript
8 109 (7.19%) Ruby
9 102 (6.73%) Perl
10 90 (5.94%) C
11 78 (5.15%) VBA
12 44 (2.90%) Bash Shell
13 42 (2.77%) T-SQL
14 41 (2.70%) Clojure
15 29 (1.91%) PHP
16 22 (1.45%) Julia
17 15 (0.99%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.86%) VB
19 12 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 450 (29.68%) Degree
2 293 (19.33%) PhD
3 48 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 15 (0.99%) CISSP
8 9 (0.59%) SAS Certification
9 6 (0.40%) MCP
9 6 (0.40%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.33%) MBA
10 5 (0.33%) MCSE
10 5 (0.33%) MCTS
11 3 (0.20%) ISEB
11 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.13%) CCNA
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.13%) MCITP
12 2 (0.13%) MCSA
13 1 (0.066%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.02%) QA
2 45 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.53%) HIPAA
4 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.46%) MiFID
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 4 (0.26%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.26%) EMIR
7 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.066%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.066%) MISRA
System Software
1 55 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
2 48 (3.17%) HDFS
3 45 (2.97%) Docker
4 44 (2.90%) VirtualBox
5 25 (1.65%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.20%) Postfix
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.066%) GPFS
8 1 (0.066%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (1.52%) StatsD
3 20 (1.32%) Puppet
4 10 (0.66%) Ansible
5 8 (0.53%) logstash
6 7 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.20%) Ambari
9 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.066%) Graphite
10 1 (0.066%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.066%) Oozie
Vendors
1 259 (17.08%) Tableau
2 142 (9.37%) Oracle
3 138 (9.10%) Microsoft
4 72 (4.75%) Google
5 56 (3.69%) Cloudera
6 52 (3.43%) SAP
7 48 (3.17%) Hortonworks
8 42 (2.77%) Teradata
9 39 (2.57%) IBM
10 34 (2.24%) TIBCO
11 30 (1.98%) Netezza
12 29 (1.91%) Facebook
13 28 (1.85%) Alteryx
13 28 (1.85%) Informatica
13 28 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
14 22 (1.45%) Apple
15 17 (1.12%) Jaspersoft
16 16 (1.06%) Ab Initio
16 16 (1.06%) RapidMiner
16 16 (1.06%) Talend
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