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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 548 604 727
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +123
Permanent jobs citing R 350 254 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 305 220 139
Average salary £60,000 £53,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £39,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.21% +24.00%
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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +63 256 £60,000 +9.09% 35
South East -5 25 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Yorkshire -17 21 £100,000 +73.91% 2
East of England -25 16 £38,500 -3.75% 2
North West -35 12 £55,000 +18.27% 2
North East - 7 £28,780 - 1
South West -28 6 £28,000 -28.20% 1
West Midlands -31 5 £40,000 -33.33% 2
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 525 (61.12%) Analytics
2 421 (49.01%) SQL
3 366 (42.61%) Java
4 320 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
5 317 (36.90%) SAS
6 314 (36.55%) Hadoop
7 310 (36.09%) Big Data
8 309 (35.97%) Python
9 268 (31.20%) Degree
10 253 (29.45%) Mathematics
11 246 (28.64%) MATLAB
12 244 (28.41%) Statistics
13 241 (28.06%) SPSS
14 217 (25.26%) Finance
15 209 (24.33%) Visualisation
16 187 (21.77%) Computer Science
17 175 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
18 164 (19.09%) Marketing
19 162 (18.86%) Data Mining
19 162 (18.86%) PhD
20 147 (17.11%) MapReduce
21 144 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
22 140 (16.30%) Data Analysis
23 130 (15.13%) C++
24 128 (14.90%) Physics
25 124 (14.44%) Oracle
26 121 (14.09%) Relational Database
27 117 (13.62%) Apache Hive
28 115 (13.39%) Data Analytics
29 107 (12.46%) Data Warehouse

R
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 317 (36.90%) SAS
2 59 (6.87%) Apache Pig
3 14 (1.63%) Apache
4 8 (0.93%) ArcGIS
5 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.23%) IIS
9 2 (0.23%) Lync
9 2 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 241 (28.06%) SPSS
2 58 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 34 (3.96%) CPLEX
4 31 (3.61%) Stata
5 25 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (1.98%) MS Office
8 14 (1.63%) Mathematica
9 12 (1.40%) S-PLUS
10 8 (0.93%) Weka
11 7 (0.81%) LaTeX
12 5 (0.58%) FastStats
13 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (4.31%) Google Analytics
2 16 (1.86%) WebTrends
3 12 (1.40%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 12 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.47%) Summit
7 3 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.23%) HFM
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.12%) Magento
9 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
3 15 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.63%) GitHub
5 8 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.35%) SaaS
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.19%) Internet
2 18 (2.10%) Kerberos
3 11 (1.28%) LAN
3 11 (1.28%) WAN
4 8 (0.93%) Firewall
5 5 (0.58%) Intranet
6 3 (0.35%) Network Security
6 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.35%) VoIP
6 3 (0.35%) WLAN
7 2 (0.23%) PBX
7 2 (0.23%) PSTN
7 2 (0.23%) SMTP
7 2 (0.23%) DHCP
7 2 (0.23%) VPN
7 2 (0.23%) DNS
7 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.23%) MPLS
7 2 (0.23%) H.323
8 1 (0.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (36.55%) Hadoop
2 310 (36.09%) Big Data
3 162 (18.86%) Data Mining
4 121 (14.09%) Relational Database
5 117 (13.62%) Apache Hive
6 107 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
7 105 (12.22%) Mahout
8 100 (11.64%) NoSQL
9 93 (10.83%) SQL Server
10 91 (10.59%) QlikView
11 73 (8.50%) MongoDB
12 58 (6.75%) HBase
13 51 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 40 (4.66%) Impala
15 35 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 28 (3.26%) Oracle BI EE
17 28 (3.26%) MySQL
18 23 (2.68%) Spotfire
19 19 (2.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.21%) Mercurial
3 18 (2.10%) Log4j
3 18 (2.10%) JConsole
4 16 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
5 14 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.05%) Toad
7 7 (0.81%) Maven
8 6 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.70%) Yeoman
9 5 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.35%) Subversion
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.23%) NUnit
13 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.12%) ERwin
13 1 (0.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 217 (25.26%) Finance
2 164 (19.09%) Marketing
3 92 (10.71%) Retail
4 66 (7.68%) Games
5 50 (5.82%) Banking
6 32 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.33%) Advertising
8 18 (2.10%) Front Office
9 17 (1.98%) Electronics
10 12 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.28%) Publishing
12 10 (1.16%) Legal
12 10 (1.16%) Investment Banking
13 9 (1.05%) Law
14 6 (0.70%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.58%) German Language
15 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.58%) Back Office
16 4 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 210 (24.45%) Data Scientist
2 195 (22.70%) Analyst
3 176 (20.49%) Developer
4 89 (10.36%) Data Analyst
5 83 (9.66%) Consultant
6 70 (8.15%) Architect
7 61 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 56 (6.52%) Statistician
9 52 (6.05%) Senior Developer
10 39 (4.54%) Research Engineer
11 37 (4.31%) Insight Analyst
12 34 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
13 31 (3.61%) Java Architect
14 30 (3.49%) Senior Architect
15 29 (3.38%) Senior Java Architect
16 22 (2.56%) C# Developer
17 21 (2.44%) Business Analyst
18 20 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
18 20 (2.33%) Data Consultant
18 20 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (9.43%) HTML
2 70 (8.15%) CSS
3 54 (6.29%) HTML5
4 52 (6.05%) JSON
5 47 (5.47%) CSS3
6 46 (5.36%) REST
7 42 (4.89%) Cascading
8 34 (3.96%) JDBC
9 33 (3.84%) .NET
9 33 (3.84%) XML
10 30 (3.49%) Swing
11 27 (3.14%) Natural Language Processing
12 26 (3.03%) SOAP
13 25 (2.91%) Google Closure
13 25 (2.91%) D3.js
14 22 (2.56%) WCF
15 21 (2.44%) SignalR
15 21 (2.44%) jQuery
16 20 (2.33%) ASP.NET
17 19 (2.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 320 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 253 (29.45%) Mathematics
3 244 (28.41%) Statistics
4 209 (24.33%) Visualisation
5 187 (21.77%) Computer Science
6 128 (14.90%) Physics
7 67 (7.80%) User Experience
8 59 (6.87%) Neural Network
9 48 (5.59%) Economics
10 46 (5.36%) Data Integration
11 40 (4.66%) Open Source
12 34 (3.96%) Applied Mathematics
13 29 (3.38%) Artificial Intelligence
14 26 (3.03%) Digital Media
15 24 (2.79%) Client/Server
16 19 (2.21%) Informatics
17 18 (2.10%) Social Media
18 16 (1.86%) Hedge funds
18 16 (1.86%) Chemistry
18 16 (1.86%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 72 (8.38%) Linux
2 51 (5.94%) UNIX
3 14 (1.63%) Windows
4 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.35%) Android
6 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.35%) Solaris
7 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.23%) AIX
7 2 (0.23%) HPUX
7 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (61.12%) Analytics
2 175 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
3 147 (17.11%) MapReduce
4 144 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (16.30%) Data Analysis
6 115 (13.39%) Data Analytics
7 99 (11.53%) ETL
8 90 (10.48%) Predictive Modelling
9 85 (9.90%) OO
10 84 (9.78%) Bayesian Methods
11 83 (9.66%) Data Modelling
12 79 (9.20%) Machine Learning
13 61 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
14 60 (6.98%) Statistical Modelling
15 59 (6.87%) Multithreading
16 58 (6.75%) Data Management
17 57 (6.64%) Cluster Analysis
18 56 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
19 54 (6.29%) Project Management
20 52 (6.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 421 (49.01%) SQL
2 366 (42.61%) Java
3 309 (35.97%) Python
4 246 (28.64%) MATLAB
5 130 (15.13%) C++
6 97 (11.29%) C#
7 91 (10.59%) JavaScript
8 75 (8.73%) Scala
9 73 (8.50%) VBA
10 37 (4.31%) C
11 33 (3.84%) Perl
12 30 (3.49%) Ruby
13 27 (3.14%) PL/SQL
14 26 (3.03%) PHP
14 26 (3.03%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.44%) Clojure
16 18 (2.10%) VB
17 12 (1.40%) F#
18 8 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.93%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 268 (31.20%) Degree
2 162 (18.86%) PhD
3 12 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.93%) Postgraduate
6 7 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.35%) MCSE
8 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) HNC
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.24%) QA
2 18 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.47%) EMIR
3 4 (0.47%) Basel III
3 4 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.47%) COREP
3 4 (0.47%) FINREP
4 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
5 2 (0.23%) CDISC
5 2 (0.23%) Basel II
5 2 (0.23%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.28%) HDFS
3 10 (1.16%) Apache Flume
4 9 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.12%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 29 (3.38%) Puppet
2 20 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 16 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.23%) WSUS
5 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) Oozie
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 124 (14.44%) Oracle
2 81 (9.43%) Tableau
3 64 (7.45%) Google
4 51 (5.94%) Business Objects
5 40 (4.66%) Microsoft
6 34 (3.96%) IBM
7 31 (3.61%) Cognos
7 31 (3.61%) Informatica
8 23 (2.68%) Omniture
9 22 (2.56%) Ab Initio
10 17 (1.98%) Teradata
11 16 (1.86%) Talend
12 15 (1.75%) LexisNexis
12 15 (1.75%) Alteryx
12 15 (1.75%) Coremetrics
13 14 (1.63%) Netezza
14 13 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
14 13 (1.51%) HP
15 12 (1.40%) Cloudera
16 10 (1.16%) Hortonworks
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus at 25k benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optimum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Flexi Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Private Health Care
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100 to £150000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + bonus, pension, car, shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £75 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago