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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 343 416 575
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +159
Permanent jobs citing R 731 703 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.33% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 609 578 335
Median salary £54,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
46108 52701 53264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.55% 52.93% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39892 45715 45960
Median salary £47,500 £46,400 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.37% +3.11%
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +28 427 £60,000 -4.00% 66
South East +55 91 £51,500 +3.00% 12
North West +7 49 £50,000 -16.66% 7
East Midlands +31 47 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands +12 40 £40,000 -27.27% 2
South West +21 32 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +23 28 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Yorkshire +24 17 £42,500 - 3
North East +9 3 £47,500 +18.75%
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 893 (63.20%) Python
2 806 (57.04%) SQL
3 701 (49.61%) Analytics
4 531 (37.58%) Degree
5 512 (36.23%) Analytical Skills
6 491 (34.75%) Machine Learning
7 437 (30.93%) Big Data
8 431 (30.50%) SAS
9 421 (29.79%) Hadoop
10 392 (27.74%) Mathematics
11 377 (26.68%) Computer Science
12 364 (25.76%) Statistics
13 334 (23.64%) Java
14 327 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
15 299 (21.16%) PhD
16 297 (21.02%) MATLAB
17 296 (20.95%) Finance
18 294 (20.81%) Apache Spark
19 282 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
20 262 (18.54%) Algorithms
21 248 (17.55%) C#
22 233 (16.49%) Tableau
23 232 (16.42%) Data Analytics
24 231 (16.35%) Visualisation
25 226 (15.99%) C++
26 224 (15.85%) Marketing
27 221 (15.64%) SPSS
28 219 (15.50%) Data Analysis
29 200 (14.15%) SQL Server
30 167 (11.82%) Data Mining

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
1 431 (30.50%) SAS
2 294 (20.81%) Apache Spark
3 93 (6.58%) Apache Pig
4 79 (5.59%) Apache
5 63 (4.46%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.05%) CMS
8 13 (0.92%) JBoss
9 11 (0.78%) ArcGIS
10 9 (0.64%) Confluence
10 9 (0.64%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.28%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.21%) nginx
13 3 (0.21%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.14%) PegaRULES
15 1 (0.071%) Apache Airflow
15 1 (0.071%) IIS
15 1 (0.071%) Luigi
Applications
1 221 (15.64%) SPSS
2 112 (7.93%) MS Excel
3 42 (2.97%) GNU Octave
4 34 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (2.12%) Stata
6 10 (0.71%) MS Office
7 9 (0.64%) EViews
8 7 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.42%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.28%) Gephi
11 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.14%) Maple
11 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.071%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 15 (1.06%) FastStats
2 9 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.35%) Summit
4 4 (0.28%) Data Workbench
4 4 (0.28%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle AML
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle TCA
6 2 (0.14%) SAP AFS
6 2 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.071%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.071%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 123 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
4 36 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (2.41%) Amazon EMR
6 29 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (1.63%) Amazon S3
7 23 (1.63%) Google Analytics
8 15 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
8 15 (1.06%) PaaS
9 13 (0.92%) GitHub
10 11 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
11 8 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (0.57%) IaaS
12 6 (0.42%) SaaS
13 5 (0.35%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 4 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
15 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
16 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.14%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.12%) Internet
2 9 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (0.57%) Firewall
4 7 (0.50%) FTP
5 6 (0.42%) BIG-IP
5 6 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.35%) LAN
6 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.28%) DHCP
7 4 (0.28%) Network Security
7 4 (0.28%) VLAN
7 4 (0.28%) Wireless
8 3 (0.21%) SMS
9 1 (0.071%) CTI
9 1 (0.071%) DNS
9 1 (0.071%) Intranet
9 1 (0.071%) MPLS
9 1 (0.071%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.071%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 437 (30.93%) Big Data
2 421 (29.79%) Hadoop
3 200 (14.15%) SQL Server
4 167 (11.82%) Data Mining
5 162 (11.46%) NoSQL
6 147 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
7 143 (10.12%) Apache Hive
8 124 (8.78%) MongoDB
9 105 (7.43%) Relational Database
10 93 (6.58%) QlikView
11 74 (5.24%) HBase
12 72 (5.10%) MySQL
13 68 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 67 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 64 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 58 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
17 55 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 48 (3.40%) Neo4j
19 47 (3.33%) Power BI
20 45 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 65 (4.60%) Visual Studio
2 47 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 22 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 19 (1.34%) JIRA
6 15 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.78%) Yeoman
8 9 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (0.64%) Travis CI
9 8 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.35%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.35%) Selenium
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.21%) Apache Continuum
14 3 (0.21%) Subversion
15 2 (0.14%) GCC
15 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 296 (20.95%) Finance
2 224 (15.85%) Marketing
3 105 (7.43%) Retail
4 59 (4.18%) Banking
5 47 (3.33%) Games
6 42 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 29 (2.05%) Advertising
9 28 (1.98%) Legal
10 22 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.49%) Front Office
12 12 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.64%) Billing
14 9 (0.64%) Electronics
15 7 (0.50%) Back Office
16 5 (0.35%) Interactive Media
16 5 (0.35%) Publishing
16 5 (0.35%) Russian Language
17 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 445 (31.49%) Data Scientist
2 273 (19.32%) Analyst
3 246 (17.41%) Developer
4 110 (7.78%) Consultant
5 96 (6.79%) Data Analyst
6 90 (6.37%) Senior Data Scientist
7 80 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 66 (4.67%) Data Engineer
9 59 (4.18%) .NET Developer
10 58 (4.10%) Data Consultant
11 55 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
12 46 (3.26%) Architect
13 44 (3.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 43 (3.04%) Insight Analyst
14 43 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
15 40 (2.83%) Software Engineer
16 36 (2.55%) Analytics Consultant
17 34 (2.41%) Data Architect
18 33 (2.34%) Analytics Manager
18 33 (2.34%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.18%) .NET
2 112 (7.93%) HTML
3 84 (5.94%) ASP.NET
4 71 (5.02%) CSS
5 50 (3.54%) Web Services
6 41 (2.90%) D3.js
7 40 (2.83%) Natural Language Processing
7 40 (2.83%) Node.js
8 39 (2.76%) NumPy
9 36 (2.55%) AngularJS
10 35 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 35 (2.48%) STL
11 31 (2.19%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.19%) scikit-learn
12 29 (2.05%) Ajax
12 29 (2.05%) Kafka
13 28 (1.98%) OpenCV
14 21 (1.49%) Pandas
14 21 (1.49%) SciPy
15 20 (1.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 512 (36.23%) Analytical Skills
2 392 (27.74%) Mathematics
3 377 (26.68%) Computer Science
4 364 (25.76%) Statistics
5 262 (18.54%) Algorithms
6 231 (16.35%) Visualisation
7 150 (10.62%) Physics
8 51 (3.61%) Neural Network
9 47 (3.33%) Economics
10 46 (3.26%) Artificial Intelligence
11 43 (3.04%) Applied Mathematics
12 35 (2.48%) Mobile App
13 33 (2.34%) Credit Risk
14 29 (2.05%) Biotechnology
15 28 (1.98%) Fintech
15 28 (1.98%) Social Media
15 28 (1.98%) User Experience
16 21 (1.49%) Data Extraction
17 15 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 14 (0.99%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 117 (8.28%) Linux
2 51 (3.61%) Unix
3 30 (2.12%) Windows
4 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.28%) CentOS
5 4 (0.28%) Debian
5 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.071%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (49.61%) Analytics
2 491 (34.75%) Machine Learning
3 327 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
4 282 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (16.42%) Data Analytics
6 219 (15.50%) Data Analysis
7 156 (11.04%) Statistical Analysis
8 153 (10.83%) Software Engineering
9 149 (10.54%) Statistical Modelling
10 147 (10.40%) ETL
11 132 (9.34%) Data Visualisation
12 122 (8.63%) Predictive Modelling
13 97 (6.86%) Open Source
14 92 (6.51%) Predictive Analytics
15 90 (6.37%) Data Modelling
16 83 (5.87%) MapReduce
17 72 (5.10%) Mentoring
18 67 (4.74%) Scrum
19 65 (4.60%) E-Commerce
20 63 (4.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 893 (63.20%) Python
2 806 (57.04%) SQL
3 334 (23.64%) Java
4 297 (21.02%) MATLAB
5 248 (17.55%) C#
6 226 (15.99%) C++
7 150 (10.62%) Scala
8 131 (9.27%) JavaScript
9 76 (5.38%) VBA
10 73 (5.17%) C
11 69 (4.88%) Perl
12 67 (4.74%) PHP
13 51 (3.61%) Ruby
14 45 (3.18%) T-SQL
15 28 (1.98%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.70%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.49%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.20%) ABAP
19 16 (1.13%) Clojure
20 15 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 531 (37.58%) Degree
2 299 (21.16%) PhD
3 41 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.49%) MCTS
5 12 (0.85%) ISEB
6 11 (0.78%) MCP
7 10 (0.71%) MCITP
8 8 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.50%) MCSE
10 6 (0.42%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.35%) CCNA
11 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.35%) MCSA
12 3 (0.21%) CEH
12 3 (0.21%) CISSP
12 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.14%) MBA
14 1 (0.071%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.25%) QA
2 40 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (0.50%) SLA
4 6 (0.42%) MiFID
5 4 (0.28%) EMIR
6 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.14%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.071%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (2.34%) Apache Flume
1 33 (2.34%) Docker
1 33 (2.34%) HDFS
2 29 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (1.06%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.14%) GPFS
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.071%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.78%) Puppet
3 8 (0.57%) Ansible
4 6 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (0.35%) StatsD
6 3 (0.21%) Ambari
6 3 (0.21%) Oozie
7 2 (0.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.14%) logstash
7 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 233 (16.49%) Tableau
2 151 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 88 (6.23%) Oracle
4 54 (3.82%) Google
5 53 (3.75%) Cloudera
6 47 (3.33%) SAP
7 36 (2.55%) Hortonworks
8 31 (2.19%) IBM
9 30 (2.12%) Alteryx
9 30 (2.12%) MicroStrategy
10 29 (2.05%) Vertica
11 23 (1.63%) Teradata
11 23 (1.63%) TIBCO
12 22 (1.56%) Talend
13 20 (1.42%) Netezza
14 19 (1.34%) Hyperion
15 18 (1.27%) Informatica
16 15 (1.06%) Splunk
17 14 (0.99%) Cognos
18 10 (0.71%) Adobe
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + stock + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago