The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 498 588 703
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +115
Permanent jobs citing R 425 274 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.51% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 361 218 168
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £88,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +16.25%
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
56168 53805 60039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.35% 52.90% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47543 46625 53118
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

R Salary Histogram in England

R
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +102 336 £61,750 +23.50% 45
East of England +12 21 £42,500 +3.03% 6
South East -18 21 £58,750 +4.44% 5
Yorkshire -31 14 £100,000 +122.22% 1
North West -35 14 £55,000 +18.27% 4
South West -13 8 £28,000 -
North East - 5 - -
West Midlands -21 3 £40,000 -33.33%
East Midlands -15 2 - -
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 550 (59.65%) Analytics
2 447 (48.48%) SQL
3 389 (42.19%) Java
4 370 (40.13%) Hadoop
5 355 (38.50%) Python
6 330 (35.79%) SAS
7 324 (35.14%) Big Data
8 297 (32.21%) Degree
9 277 (30.04%) Mathematics
10 276 (29.93%) Statistics
11 270 (29.28%) MATLAB
12 268 (29.07%) SPSS
13 240 (26.03%) Finance
14 230 (24.95%) Visualisation
15 215 (23.32%) Computer Science
16 179 (19.41%) Business Intelligence
17 178 (19.31%) PhD
18 176 (19.09%) Data Mining
19 175 (18.98%) Marketing
20 173 (18.76%) MapReduce
21 164 (17.79%) Data Analysis
22 152 (16.49%) Apache Hive
23 142 (15.40%) Physics
24 139 (15.08%) Relational Database
25 138 (14.97%) C++
26 133 (14.43%) NoSQL
27 114 (12.36%) Data Analytics
27 114 (12.36%) C#
28 111 (12.04%) Oracle
29 110 (11.93%) Data Warehouse

R
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 330 (35.79%) SAS
2 74 (8.03%) Apache Pig
3 21 (2.28%) Apache
4 8 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (0.87%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.22%) Lync
6 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.22%) IIS
6 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.22%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.11%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.11%) CMS
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 268 (29.07%) SPSS
2 63 (6.83%) MS Excel
3 33 (3.58%) Stata
4 32 (3.47%) CPLEX
5 25 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (2.39%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (2.06%) Mathematica
8 14 (1.52%) S-PLUS
8 14 (1.52%) MS Office
9 7 (0.76%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.65%) FastStats
11 3 (0.33%) Weka
12 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (4.12%) Google Analytics
2 16 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 15 (1.63%) WebTrends
4 12 (1.30%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 9 (0.98%) SiteCatalyst
6 7 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.43%) Summit
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.11%) HFM
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.11%) Staffware
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
2 34 (3.69%) Amazon EMR
3 28 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.63%) Amazon S3
5 14 (1.52%) GitHub
6 2 (0.22%) SaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.31%) Internet
2 18 (1.95%) Kerberos
3 10 (1.08%) WAN
3 10 (1.08%) LAN
4 7 (0.76%) Firewall
5 5 (0.54%) Intranet
6 3 (0.33%) Network Security
6 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.22%) MPLS
7 2 (0.22%) H.323
7 2 (0.22%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) VPN
7 2 (0.22%) VoIP
7 2 (0.22%) WLAN
7 2 (0.22%) PBX
7 2 (0.22%) PSTN
7 2 (0.22%) SMTP
7 2 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (40.13%) Hadoop
2 324 (35.14%) Big Data
3 176 (19.09%) Data Mining
4 152 (16.49%) Apache Hive
5 139 (15.08%) Relational Database
6 133 (14.43%) NoSQL
7 110 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
7 110 (11.93%) Mahout
8 103 (11.17%) MongoDB
9 92 (9.98%) SQL Server
10 85 (9.22%) QlikView
11 70 (7.59%) HBase
12 56 (6.07%) Impala
13 39 (4.23%) MySQL
13 39 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 39 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 32 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 30 (3.25%) RDBMS
16 28 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (2.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 59 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.28%) Mercurial
3 18 (1.95%) JConsole
3 18 (1.95%) Log4j
4 17 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (1.41%) Yeoman
6 12 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.19%) Toad
8 7 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.65%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.65%) Subversion
10 5 (0.54%) Maven
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.22%) Ant
12 2 (0.22%) JUnit
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.22%) NUnit
13 1 (0.11%) ReSharper
General
1 240 (26.03%) Finance
2 175 (18.98%) Marketing
3 99 (10.74%) Retail
4 75 (8.13%) Games
5 47 (5.10%) Banking
6 42 (4.56%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.60%) Front Office
8 22 (2.39%) Advertising
9 19 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (1.84%) Electronics
11 13 (1.41%) Law
12 12 (1.30%) Legal
13 11 (1.19%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.98%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.65%) Back Office
16 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.54%) Automotive
16 5 (0.54%) Publishing
17 4 (0.43%) Billing
18 3 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 231 (25.05%) Data Scientist
2 208 (22.56%) Developer
3 202 (21.91%) Analyst
4 106 (11.50%) Data Analyst
5 87 (9.44%) Consultant
6 83 (9.00%) Architect
7 71 (7.70%) Java Developer
8 57 (6.18%) Senior Developer
9 54 (5.86%) Statistician
10 47 (5.10%) Insight Analyst
11 42 (4.56%) Java Architect
12 39 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 39 (4.23%) Research Engineer
13 38 (4.12%) Senior Architect
14 37 (4.01%) Senior Java Architect
15 25 (2.71%) C# Developer
16 24 (2.60%) Data Consultant
16 24 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
16 24 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
16 24 (2.60%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (9.87%) HTML
2 75 (8.13%) CSS
3 67 (7.27%) HTML5
4 57 (6.18%) JSON
5 52 (5.64%) CSS3
6 47 (5.10%) REST
7 41 (4.45%) Cascading
8 39 (4.23%) JDBC
9 38 (4.12%) .NET
10 36 (3.90%) SciPy
11 34 (3.69%) Swing
12 32 (3.47%) XML
13 30 (3.25%) Natural Language Processing
13 30 (3.25%) Pandas
14 28 (3.04%) SOAP
15 27 (2.93%) Google Closure
15 27 (2.93%) D3.js
16 26 (2.82%) NumPy
17 25 (2.71%) WCF
18 24 (2.60%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 277 (30.04%) Mathematics
2 276 (29.93%) Statistics
3 230 (24.95%) Visualisation
4 215 (23.32%) Computer Science
5 142 (15.40%) Physics
6 58 (6.29%) Neural Network
7 55 (5.97%) Open Source
8 54 (5.86%) Economics
9 48 (5.21%) Data Integration
10 35 (3.80%) Applied Mathematics
10 35 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 29 (3.15%) Hedge funds
12 27 (2.93%) Digital Media
13 26 (2.82%) Client/Server
14 22 (2.39%) Equities
15 18 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 17 (1.84%) Biology
16 17 (1.84%) Social Media
17 16 (1.74%) Informatics
18 15 (1.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 81 (8.79%) Linux
2 49 (5.31%) UNIX
3 17 (1.84%) Windows
4 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.43%) Solaris
6 3 (0.33%) Android
6 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.22%) AIX
7 2 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (59.65%) Analytics
2 179 (19.41%) Business Intelligence
3 173 (18.76%) MapReduce
4 164 (17.79%) Data Analysis
5 114 (12.36%) Data Analytics
6 104 (11.28%) OO
7 99 (10.74%) ETL
8 92 (9.98%) Predictive Modelling
9 91 (9.87%) Machine Learning
9 91 (9.87%) Data Modelling
10 89 (9.65%) Bayesian Methods
11 76 (8.24%) Multithreading
12 72 (7.81%) Statistical Analysis
13 66 (7.16%) Statistical Modelling
14 61 (6.62%) OOP
14 61 (6.62%) Digital Marketing
15 59 (6.40%) Cluster Analysis
16 58 (6.29%) Business Analysis
16 58 (6.29%) Data Management
16 58 (6.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (48.48%) SQL
2 389 (42.19%) Java
3 355 (38.50%) Python
4 270 (29.28%) MATLAB
5 138 (14.97%) C++
6 114 (12.36%) C#
7 100 (10.85%) JavaScript
8 86 (9.33%) VBA
9 77 (8.35%) Scala
10 47 (5.10%) Perl
11 36 (3.90%) PHP
11 36 (3.90%) C
12 31 (3.36%) Ruby
13 29 (3.15%) Clojure
14 26 (2.82%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.28%) VB
15 21 (2.28%) PL/SQL
16 19 (2.06%) F#
17 18 (1.95%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 297 (32.21%) Degree
2 178 (19.31%) PhD
3 22 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.76%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.43%) MCSE
8 3 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 1 (0.11%) MCP
10 1 (0.11%) HNC
10 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.64%) QA
2 18 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.43%) EMIR
3 4 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.43%) COREP
3 4 (0.43%) FINREP
3 4 (0.43%) Basel III
4 2 (0.22%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.22%) Basel II
4 2 (0.22%) CDISC
5 1 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (1.74%) Apache Flume
3 12 (1.30%) HDFS
4 8 (0.87%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.22%) GPFS
6 2 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (2.82%) Puppet
2 24 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.39%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.22%) Oozie
4 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.22%) SCCM
4 2 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (12.04%) Oracle
2 84 (9.11%) Tableau
3 69 (7.48%) Google
4 47 (5.10%) Microsoft
5 42 (4.56%) Business Objects
6 37 (4.01%) IBM
7 32 (3.47%) Cognos
8 31 (3.36%) Omniture
9 29 (3.15%) Informatica
10 19 (2.06%) Ab Initio
11 18 (1.95%) Teradata
12 17 (1.84%) Talend
13 15 (1.63%) Coremetrics
13 15 (1.63%) Alteryx
14 14 (1.52%) Netezza
15 13 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
15 13 (1.41%) LexisNexis
16 12 (1.30%) Cloudera
17 11 (1.19%) Adobe
17 11 (1.19%) Sybase
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 package (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago