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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 460 563 668
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +105
Permanent jobs citing R 494 316 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.58% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 408 251 155
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £37,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £85,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +71 343 £55,000 -15.38% 33
South East +56 65 £50,000 - 6
Yorkshire -10 21 £80,000 +100.00% 5
West Midlands +4 20 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England -14 17 £55,000 +37.50% 9
East Midlands +31 8 £45,000 +21.62% 1
North East - 7 £28,780 -
North West -7 6 £47,500 +18.75%
South West -10 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 514 (60.90%) Analytics
2 375 (44.43%) SQL
3 321 (38.03%) Big Data
4 315 (37.32%) SAS
5 299 (35.43%) Python
6 251 (29.74%) Analytical Skills
7 232 (27.49%) Hadoop
8 227 (26.90%) SPSS
9 226 (26.78%) Business Intelligence
10 213 (25.24%) Degree
11 208 (24.64%) Java
12 203 (24.05%) Finance
13 202 (23.93%) Algorithms
14 185 (21.92%) Visualisation
15 184 (21.80%) Mathematics
16 183 (21.68%) MATLAB
17 177 (20.97%) Statistics
18 174 (20.62%) Oracle
19 165 (19.55%) PhD
20 162 (19.19%) Computer Science
21 160 (18.96%) Data Analysis
22 155 (18.36%) Data Mining
23 136 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
24 125 (14.81%) C++
25 122 (14.45%) SQL Server
26 121 (14.34%) Marketing
27 118 (13.98%) QlikView
28 112 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
29 108 (12.80%) Data Analytics
30 98 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services

R
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 315 (37.32%) SAS
2 68 (8.06%) Apache Pig
3 18 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 18 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.30%) Apache
6 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.71%) IIS
8 5 (0.59%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.47%) Lync
10 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.36%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.12%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 227 (26.90%) SPSS
2 43 (5.09%) MS Excel
3 27 (3.20%) CPLEX
4 25 (2.96%) Stata
5 24 (2.84%) Weka
6 19 (2.25%) MS Office
7 10 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (1.18%) Mathematica
8 8 (0.95%) S-PLUS
9 7 (0.83%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.71%) LaTeX
11 5 (0.59%) FastStats
12 4 (0.47%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.36%) Gephi
13 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.12%) EViews
Business Applications
1 40 (4.74%) Google Analytics
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.30%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 8 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.24%) HFM
6 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.12%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
2 22 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
6 15 (1.78%) GitHub
7 12 (1.42%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.71%) SaaS
9 4 (0.47%) Office 365
10 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.27%) Internet
2 14 (1.66%) Firewall
3 13 (1.54%) WAN
4 8 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (0.83%) LAN
6 6 (0.71%) VoIP
7 5 (0.59%) WLAN
7 5 (0.59%) LDAP
7 5 (0.59%) MPLS
7 5 (0.59%) OSPF
7 5 (0.59%) BGP
8 4 (0.47%) PBX
8 4 (0.47%) HTTP
8 4 (0.47%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.47%) Wireless
9 3 (0.36%) SSL
10 2 (0.24%) SAN
10 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (38.03%) Big Data
2 232 (27.49%) Hadoop
3 155 (18.36%) Data Mining
4 122 (14.45%) SQL Server
5 118 (13.98%) QlikView
6 112 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
7 98 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 80 (9.48%) Apache Hive
9 77 (9.12%) NoSQL
10 75 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 63 (7.46%) MongoDB
11 63 (7.46%) Relational Database
12 62 (7.35%) Mahout
13 49 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 47 (5.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 46 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
16 44 (5.21%) HBase
17 31 (3.67%) Impala
18 27 (3.20%) Oracle ODI
18 27 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 24 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 22 (2.61%) Toad
4 19 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (1.42%) Yeoman
7 11 (1.30%) Mercurial
7 11 (1.30%) Maven
8 7 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.47%) Log4j
10 4 (0.47%) JConsole
10 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.36%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.24%) Subversion
12 2 (0.24%) Selenium
12 2 (0.24%) ERwin
12 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.12%) JUnit
13 1 (0.12%) NUnit
General
1 203 (24.05%) Finance
2 121 (14.34%) Marketing
3 74 (8.77%) Retail
4 55 (6.52%) Banking
5 32 (3.79%) Games
6 22 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (2.13%) Front Office
8 14 (1.66%) Publishing
9 13 (1.54%) Back Office
10 6 (0.71%) Advertising
11 5 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.59%) Law
12 4 (0.47%) Electronics
12 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.47%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 202 (23.93%) Analyst
2 200 (23.70%) Data Scientist
3 135 (16.00%) Developer
4 91 (10.78%) Data Analyst
5 72 (8.53%) Consultant
6 62 (7.35%) Architect
7 43 (5.09%) Java Developer
8 27 (3.20%) Statistician
9 24 (2.84%) Senior Developer
9 24 (2.84%) Research Scientist
10 22 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 22 (2.61%) Support Analyst
10 22 (2.61%) Business Analyst
11 19 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 19 (2.25%) C++ Developer
11 19 (2.25%) Data Modeller
12 18 (2.13%) C# Developer
12 18 (2.13%) Business Consultant
12 18 (2.13%) Software Engineer
13 17 (2.01%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.33%) HTML
2 43 (5.09%) D3.js
3 40 (4.74%) CSS
4 39 (4.62%) .NET
5 31 (3.67%) HTML5
6 29 (3.44%) CSS3
7 27 (3.20%) JSON
8 24 (2.84%) REST
8 24 (2.84%) Cascading
8 24 (2.84%) Pandas
9 22 (2.61%) Natural Language Processing
10 21 (2.49%) SciPy
11 18 (2.13%) jQuery
11 18 (2.13%) JDBC
12 17 (2.01%) XML
13 15 (1.78%) Google Closure
14 14 (1.66%) SignalR
14 14 (1.66%) NumPy
14 14 (1.66%) J2EE
14 14 (1.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 251 (29.74%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (23.93%) Algorithms
3 185 (21.92%) Visualisation
4 184 (21.80%) Mathematics
5 177 (20.97%) Statistics
6 162 (19.19%) Computer Science
7 69 (8.18%) Physics
8 55 (6.52%) Open Source
9 39 (4.62%) Artificial Intelligence
10 37 (4.38%) Neural Network
10 37 (4.38%) Economics
11 32 (3.79%) Data Integration
12 28 (3.32%) Data Structures
12 28 (3.32%) User Experience
13 27 (3.20%) Applied Mathematics
14 25 (2.96%) Social Media
15 23 (2.73%) Chemistry
16 22 (2.61%) Digital Media
17 20 (2.37%) Informatics
18 19 (2.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 58 (6.87%) Linux
2 36 (4.27%) UNIX
3 27 (3.20%) Windows
4 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.47%) CentOS
5 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.12%) HPUX
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (60.90%) Analytics
2 226 (26.78%) Business Intelligence
3 160 (18.96%) Data Analysis
4 136 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (12.80%) Data Analytics
6 94 (11.14%) Machine Learning
7 93 (11.02%) Data Modelling
7 93 (11.02%) ETL
8 91 (10.78%) Statistical Modelling
9 81 (9.60%) Statistical Analysis
10 76 (9.00%) MapReduce
11 67 (7.94%) Bayesian Methods
12 64 (7.58%) Predictive Modelling
13 55 (6.52%) Software Engineering
13 55 (6.52%) OO
14 46 (5.45%) Predictive Analytics
15 40 (4.74%) Web Analytics
15 40 (4.74%) Multithreading
16 39 (4.62%) CRM
16 39 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 375 (44.43%) SQL
2 299 (35.43%) Python
3 208 (24.64%) Java
4 183 (21.68%) MATLAB
5 125 (14.81%) C++
6 67 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 64 (7.58%) C#
8 46 (5.45%) Scala
9 43 (5.09%) C
10 39 (4.62%) Perl
10 39 (4.62%) VBA
11 32 (3.79%) Ruby
12 28 (3.32%) Clojure
13 25 (2.96%) PL/SQL
14 20 (2.37%) PHP
15 18 (2.13%) T-SQL
16 17 (2.01%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.83%) VB
17 7 (0.83%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.59%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 213 (25.24%) Degree
2 165 (19.55%) PhD
3 15 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.30%) CCNP
6 10 (1.18%) Postgraduate
7 9 (1.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.71%) CCIE
8 6 (0.71%) CCNA
9 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) MCSE
11 1 (0.12%) MCSA
11 1 (0.12%) CCA
11 1 (0.12%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.12%) NCIE
11 1 (0.12%) VCP5
11 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.12%) MBA
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.09%) QA
2 6 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) Basel III
4 1 (0.12%) EMIR
4 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.12%) COREP
4 1 (0.12%) FINREP
System Software
1 12 (1.42%) vSphere
1 12 (1.42%) VirtualBox
2 9 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.95%) HDFS
4 7 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.71%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.24%) Docker
7 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) XenApp
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (2.61%) Puppet
1 22 (2.61%) Vagrant
2 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.36%) SCCM
5 2 (0.24%) SCOM
5 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.24%) WSUS
5 2 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 174 (20.62%) Oracle
2 88 (10.43%) Tableau
3 76 (9.00%) Business Objects
4 64 (7.58%) Microsoft
5 59 (6.99%) Google
6 38 (4.50%) Informatica
7 26 (3.08%) Cognos
8 24 (2.84%) HP
9 22 (2.61%) Ab Initio
10 21 (2.49%) IBM
11 20 (2.37%) Cisco
12 18 (2.13%) Teradata
13 17 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
14 16 (1.90%) SAP
15 15 (1.78%) Sony
16 14 (1.66%) VMware
17 13 (1.54%) LexisNexis
18 12 (1.42%) Splunk
18 12 (1.42%) Adobe
19 11 (1.30%) Netezza
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 Per Annum 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DataSciences Consulting
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago