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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 373 435 606
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +171
Permanent jobs citing R 680 637 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.21% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 580 494 312
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.92%
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
47469 52510 54183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.74% 51.94% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41165 45410 45927
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +18 441 £60,000 - 62
South East +13 72 £52,500 +19.31% 14
North West +40 49 £42,500 +34.92% 7
South West +15 33 £50,000 +21.95% 3
West Midlands +5 27 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +35 25 £42,500 -50.00%
Yorkshire +26 15 £37,500 -11.76% 4
East of England +27 13 £43,500 +8.75% 8
North East +6 3 £45,000 -32.20% 2
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 912 (64.41%) Python
2 779 (55.01%) SQL
3 767 (54.17%) Analytics
4 577 (40.75%) Analytical Skills
5 549 (38.77%) Machine Learning
6 491 (34.68%) Big Data
7 470 (33.19%) Hadoop
8 455 (32.13%) Degree
9 450 (31.78%) SAS
10 397 (28.04%) Java
11 361 (25.49%) Statistics
12 343 (24.22%) Business Intelligence
13 326 (23.02%) Computer Science
14 324 (22.88%) Finance
15 312 (22.03%) Mathematics
16 308 (21.75%) Apache Spark
17 302 (21.33%) MATLAB
17 302 (21.33%) PhD
18 299 (21.12%) Data Analysis
19 294 (20.76%) Data Analytics
20 285 (20.13%) Visualisation
21 270 (19.07%) C++
22 260 (18.36%) Data Mining
23 258 (18.22%) Tableau
24 252 (17.80%) Algorithms
25 241 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
26 221 (15.61%) SPSS
27 214 (15.11%) Marketing
28 209 (14.76%) Apache Hive
29 201 (14.19%) 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
1 450 (31.78%) SAS
2 308 (21.75%) Apache Spark
3 129 (9.11%) Apache Pig
4 69 (4.87%) Apache
5 55 (3.88%) SharePoint
6 36 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (1.62%) CMS
8 9 (0.64%) ArcGIS
9 7 (0.49%) nginx
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.21%) IIS
11 3 (0.21%) JBoss
12 2 (0.14%) PegaRULES
13 1 (0.071%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.071%) Confluence
13 1 (0.071%) Tomcat
Applications
1 221 (15.61%) SPSS
2 103 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 36 (2.54%) GNU Octave
4 33 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.48%) Stata
6 19 (1.34%) MS Office
7 9 (0.64%) Mathematica
7 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.49%) S-PLUS
9 5 (0.35%) EViews
10 3 (0.21%) Gephi
10 3 (0.21%) Weka
11 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.14%) Maple
11 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.13%) FastStats
3 5 (0.35%) Summit
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle AML
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.071%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.071%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.071%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 145 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (3.18%) Amazon EMR
5 34 (2.40%) Amazon S3
6 30 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.27%) Google Analytics
7 18 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.92%) PaaS
9 12 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
10 10 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
10 10 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
11 8 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
12 7 (0.49%) GitHub
12 7 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
12 7 (0.49%) IaaS
13 6 (0.42%) SaaS
14 4 (0.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.98%) Internet
2 10 (0.71%) Firewall
3 9 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (0.42%) BIG-IP
4 6 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.35%) FTP
5 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.28%) DHCP
6 4 (0.28%) VLAN
6 4 (0.28%) Wireless
7 3 (0.21%) Network Security
7 3 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.21%) Skype
7 3 (0.21%) SMS
8 2 (0.14%) BGP
8 2 (0.14%) LAN
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) WAN
9 1 (0.071%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 491 (34.68%) Big Data
2 470 (33.19%) Hadoop
3 260 (18.36%) Data Mining
4 209 (14.76%) Apache Hive
5 201 (14.19%) SQL Server
6 199 (14.05%) NoSQL
7 155 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
8 131 (9.25%) QlikView
9 130 (9.18%) MongoDB
10 112 (7.91%) MySQL
11 101 (7.13%) Relational Database
12 86 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 80 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 70 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 66 (4.66%) HBase
16 65 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
17 61 (4.31%) Amazon Redshift
18 56 (3.95%) Impala
19 55 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
19 55 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (4.10%) Git (software)
2 49 (3.46%) Visual Studio
3 47 (3.32%) Vagrant
4 29 (2.05%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.34%) Yeoman
6 16 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 12 (0.85%) JIRA
8 11 (0.78%) Clang
8 11 (0.78%) GCC
9 9 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (0.42%) Subversion
12 5 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.21%) Maven
13 3 (0.21%) RSpec
13 3 (0.21%) Selenium
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (0.14%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.14%) TeamCity
General
1 324 (22.88%) Finance
2 214 (15.11%) Marketing
3 106 (7.49%) Retail
4 54 (3.81%) Games
5 51 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.97%) Banking
7 35 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.77%) Advertising
10 19 (1.34%) Front Office
11 17 (1.20%) Electronics
11 17 (1.20%) Legal
12 14 (0.99%) Automotive
13 12 (0.85%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.78%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.64%) Publishing
16 8 (0.56%) Billing
17 6 (0.42%) Back Office
17 6 (0.42%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 478 (33.76%) Data Scientist
2 281 (19.84%) Analyst
3 248 (17.51%) Developer
4 117 (8.26%) Data Analyst
5 103 (7.27%) Senior Data Scientist
6 99 (6.99%) Consultant
7 64 (4.52%) Insight Analyst
8 62 (4.38%) Architect
9 56 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
10 53 (3.74%) Data Engineer
11 50 (3.53%) C# Developer
11 50 (3.53%) Data Consultant
12 45 (3.18%) Machine Learning Scientist
13 42 (2.97%) C++ Developer
14 41 (2.90%) Data Architect
15 39 (2.75%) Software Engineer
16 37 (2.61%) .NET Developer
16 37 (2.61%) C# .NET Developer
16 37 (2.61%) Senior Developer
17 36 (2.54%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (8.47%) .NET
2 81 (5.72%) HTML
3 76 (5.37%) Natural Language Processing
4 61 (4.31%) D3.js
5 50 (3.53%) ASP.NET
5 50 (3.53%) CSS
6 45 (3.18%) Web Services
7 44 (3.11%) NumPy
8 41 (2.90%) Kafka
9 40 (2.82%) scikit-learn
10 37 (2.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 37 (2.61%) STL
11 36 (2.54%) XML
12 29 (2.05%) Pandas
12 29 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
13 28 (1.98%) Lucene
13 28 (1.98%) SciPy
14 27 (1.91%) JSON
15 25 (1.77%) AngularJS
16 21 (1.48%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 577 (40.75%) Analytical Skills
2 361 (25.49%) Statistics
3 326 (23.02%) Computer Science
4 312 (22.03%) Mathematics
5 285 (20.13%) Visualisation
6 252 (17.80%) Algorithms
7 111 (7.84%) Physics
8 67 (4.73%) Neural Network
9 58 (4.10%) Artificial Intelligence
10 41 (2.90%) Economics
11 34 (2.40%) Fintech
11 34 (2.40%) Mobile App
12 31 (2.19%) Credit Risk
13 25 (1.77%) User Experience
14 23 (1.62%) Biotechnology
15 22 (1.55%) Applied Mathematics
15 22 (1.55%) Social Media
16 20 (1.41%) Management Information System
17 19 (1.34%) Hedge funds
18 17 (1.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 108 (7.63%) Linux
2 47 (3.32%) Unix
3 28 (1.98%) Windows
4 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.14%) Android
8 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (54.17%) Analytics
2 549 (38.77%) Machine Learning
3 343 (24.22%) Business Intelligence
4 299 (21.12%) Data Analysis
5 294 (20.76%) Data Analytics
6 241 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
7 172 (12.15%) Data Visualisation
8 166 (11.72%) Statistical Modelling
9 156 (11.02%) Software Engineering
9 156 (11.02%) Statistical Analysis
10 134 (9.46%) ETL
11 131 (9.25%) Open Source
12 130 (9.18%) MapReduce
12 130 (9.18%) Predictive Modelling
13 97 (6.85%) Data Modelling
14 89 (6.29%) Predictive Analytics
15 85 (6.00%) Mentoring
16 70 (4.94%) Actionable Insight
17 68 (4.80%) E-Commerce
18 65 (4.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 912 (64.41%) Python
2 779 (55.01%) SQL
3 397 (28.04%) Java
4 302 (21.33%) MATLAB
5 270 (19.07%) C++
6 183 (12.92%) Scala
7 177 (12.50%) C#
8 139 (9.82%) JavaScript
9 81 (5.72%) Perl
10 73 (5.16%) C
11 68 (4.80%) VBA
12 67 (4.73%) Ruby
13 57 (4.03%) PHP
14 43 (3.04%) T-SQL
15 35 (2.47%) Bash Shell
16 28 (1.98%) Clojure
17 23 (1.62%) Cypher
18 22 (1.55%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.78%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 455 (32.13%) Degree
2 302 (21.33%) PhD
3 29 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.13%) CISSP
6 12 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.71%) MCP
8 7 (0.49%) MCTS
9 6 (0.42%) MCSE
10 5 (0.35%) CCNA
10 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.35%) MCITP
10 5 (0.35%) MCSA
11 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) ISEB
12 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.21%) MBA
12 3 (0.21%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.03%) QA
2 43 (3.04%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.64%) SLA
5 8 (0.56%) HIPAA
5 8 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.35%) MiFID
7 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.071%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
2 42 (2.97%) Docker
3 38 (2.68%) HDFS
4 33 (2.33%) VirtualBox
5 30 (2.12%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.14%) GPFS
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.071%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.48%) StatsD
3 12 (0.85%) Ansible
3 12 (0.85%) Puppet
4 6 (0.42%) logstash
4 6 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.071%) Graphite
5 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.071%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 258 (18.22%) Tableau
2 135 (9.53%) Microsoft
3 110 (7.77%) Oracle
4 65 (4.59%) Cloudera
5 54 (3.81%) Hortonworks
6 47 (3.32%) Google
7 46 (3.25%) SAP
8 36 (2.54%) IBM
9 34 (2.40%) Teradata
10 32 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
11 28 (1.98%) Alteryx
12 26 (1.84%) TIBCO
13 24 (1.69%) Netezza
13 24 (1.69%) Vertica
14 21 (1.48%) Informatica
15 16 (1.13%) Talend
16 15 (1.06%) Splunk
17 13 (0.92%) Cognos
17 13 (0.92%) Facebook
17 13 (0.92%) MapR
Manchester, Lancashire
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £41000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Auravita.com
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
PCR
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum with generous stock equity!
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
PCR
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum with generous stock equity!
Posted: 14 hours ago