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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
UK / England
Rank 316 343 519
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +176
Permanent jobs citing R 741 868 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.91% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.74% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 636 752 388
Median salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £93,750 £82,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
42765 49851 50267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.16% 52.27% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36777 43372 43414
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +18 487 £60,000 -2.83% 69
South East +22 101 £55,000 +15.78% 16
North West +9 36 £40,000 -46.66% 13
East of England +35 31 £60,000 +4.34% 9
East Midlands +21 28 £42,500 -15.00% 3
West Midlands +28 24 £37,000 -43.07% 1
South West +6 23 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Yorkshire +21 10 £35,000 -48.14% 5
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 972 (65.50%) Python
2 848 (57.14%) SQL
3 772 (52.02%) Analytics
4 619 (41.71%) Degree
5 543 (36.59%) Mathematics
6 493 (33.22%) Machine Learning
7 490 (33.02%) Analytical Skills
8 473 (31.87%) Big Data
9 438 (29.51%) SAS
10 413 (27.83%) Hadoop
11 406 (27.36%) Statistics
12 401 (27.02%) Computer Science
13 342 (23.05%) Business Intelligence
14 341 (22.98%) Finance
15 316 (21.29%) Java
15 316 (21.29%) Apache Spark
16 311 (20.96%) PhD
17 307 (20.69%) MATLAB
18 293 (19.74%) Visualisation
19 291 (19.61%) Algorithms
20 283 (19.07%) Tableau
21 263 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
22 253 (17.05%) Marketing
23 215 (14.49%) Data Analytics
24 214 (14.42%) C#
25 204 (13.75%) SPSS
26 196 (13.21%) ETL
27 195 (13.14%) C++
27 195 (13.14%) Data Analysis
28 184 (12.40%) Data Visualisation

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
1 438 (29.51%) SAS
2 316 (21.29%) Apache Spark
3 97 (6.54%) Apache
4 82 (5.53%) Apache Pig
5 44 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 36 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.01%) CMS
8 11 (0.74%) JBoss
9 9 (0.61%) Confluence
9 9 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
10 8 (0.54%) Luigi
11 6 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.40%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.34%) nginx
13 4 (0.27%) Jupyter
14 3 (0.20%) SugarCRM
15 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.13%) uWSGI
Applications
1 204 (13.75%) SPSS
2 105 (7.08%) MS Excel
3 42 (2.83%) Stata
4 23 (1.55%) SPSS Modeler
5 20 (1.35%) GNU Octave
6 19 (1.28%) EViews
7 16 (1.08%) MS Office
7 16 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.47%) Simulink
9 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.20%) Gephi
10 3 (0.20%) Weka
11 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.067%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 5 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 5 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.27%) Data Workbench
3 4 (0.27%) FastStats
3 4 (0.27%) FINCAD Analytics
3 4 (0.27%) SAP AFS
3 4 (0.27%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.20%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle TCA
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 104 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (3.84%) Google Analytics
4 34 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
8 15 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.01%) Azure Machine Learning
9 14 (0.94%) GitHub
10 7 (0.47%) SaaS
11 5 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.34%) PaaS
12 3 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.20%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 3 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
12 3 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
12 3 (0.20%) Force.com
12 3 (0.20%) IaaS
13 2 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.94%) Internet
2 7 (0.47%) FlexRay
2 7 (0.47%) MVNO
3 6 (0.40%) FTP
3 6 (0.40%) LAN
4 5 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (0.34%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (0.34%) VPN
4 5 (0.34%) Wireless
4 5 (0.34%) Wireless Security
5 4 (0.27%) Symposium
6 3 (0.20%) SMS
7 1 (0.067%) DNS
7 1 (0.067%) Intranet
7 1 (0.067%) LDAP
7 1 (0.067%) MPLS
7 1 (0.067%) MQTT
7 1 (0.067%) Network Security
7 1 (0.067%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.067%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (31.87%) Big Data
2 413 (27.83%) Hadoop
3 159 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 158 (10.65%) Data Mining
5 143 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
6 136 (9.16%) NoSQL
7 129 (8.69%) Apache Hive
8 122 (8.22%) MongoDB
8 122 (8.22%) Relational Database
9 114 (7.68%) QlikView
10 92 (6.20%) Power BI
11 72 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 61 (4.11%) Neo4j
13 60 (4.04%) MySQL
14 57 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 56 (3.77%) Spotfire
15 56 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 52 (3.50%) HBase
17 41 (2.76%) RDBMS
18 40 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 38 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.82%) JIRA
4 20 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
5 17 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.61%) Travis CI
8 8 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.40%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.34%) JUnit
11 5 (0.34%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.34%) Yeoman
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.20%) Apache Continuum
13 3 (0.20%) Selenium
13 3 (0.20%) Subversion
14 2 (0.13%) Fiddler
General
1 341 (22.98%) Finance
2 253 (17.05%) Marketing
3 104 (7.01%) Retail
4 82 (5.53%) Banking
5 36 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 36 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.36%) Advertising
7 33 (2.22%) Legal
8 31 (2.09%) Front Office
9 29 (1.95%) Games
10 19 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.15%) Electronics
12 12 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.47%) Automotive
13 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.47%) Publishing
14 5 (0.34%) Billing
14 5 (0.34%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 462 (31.13%) Data Scientist
2 317 (21.36%) Analyst
3 244 (16.44%) Developer
4 103 (6.94%) Senior Data Scientist
5 95 (6.40%) Consultant
6 89 (6.00%) Data Engineer
7 85 (5.73%) Data Analyst
8 68 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 57 (3.84%) .NET Developer
10 55 (3.71%) Analytics Manager
10 55 (3.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 53 (3.57%) Data Consultant
12 50 (3.37%) Architect
13 49 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
14 48 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
14 48 (3.23%) Insight Analyst
15 43 (2.90%) Data Analytics Manager
16 40 (2.70%) Software Engineer
17 39 (2.63%) Data Manager
18 38 (2.56%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (9.43%) .NET
2 104 (7.01%) HTML
3 67 (4.51%) CSS
4 58 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 48 (3.23%) Web Services
6 40 (2.70%) Kafka
7 39 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
7 39 (2.63%) NumPy
8 36 (2.43%) D3.js
9 33 (2.22%) Node.js
10 29 (1.95%) AngularJS
11 28 (1.89%) .NET Framework
11 28 (1.89%) Ajax
12 25 (1.68%) LAMP
13 24 (1.62%) scikit-learn
14 23 (1.55%) REST
15 20 (1.35%) jQuery
15 20 (1.35%) Pandas
16 19 (1.28%) Django
16 19 (1.28%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 490 (33.02%) Analytical Skills
2 401 (27.02%) Computer Science
3 291 (19.61%) Algorithms
4 51 (3.44%) Credit Risk
5 31 (2.09%) Fintech
6 25 (1.68%) Data Structures
7 24 (1.62%) Social Media
8 23 (1.55%) User Experience
9 21 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (1.42%) Mobile App
10 20 (1.35%) Biotechnology
10 20 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.21%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.01%) Derivative
13 13 (0.88%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.74%) Equities
15 9 (0.61%) Market Risk
16 8 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
17 7 (0.47%) CAN bus
17 7 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 134 (9.03%) Linux
2 52 (3.50%) Unix
3 27 (1.82%) Windows
4 4 (0.27%) CentOS
4 4 (0.27%) Debian
4 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.067%) Android
5 1 (0.067%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.067%) MVS
5 1 (0.067%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 772 (52.02%) Analytics
2 543 (36.59%) Mathematics
3 493 (33.22%) Machine Learning
4 406 (27.36%) Statistics
5 342 (23.05%) Business Intelligence
6 293 (19.74%) Visualisation
7 263 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
8 215 (14.49%) Data Analytics
9 196 (13.21%) ETL
10 195 (13.14%) Data Analysis
11 184 (12.40%) Data Visualisation
12 180 (12.13%) Statistical Modelling
13 166 (11.19%) Physics
14 144 (9.70%) Predictive Modelling
15 139 (9.37%) Software Engineering
16 124 (8.36%) Statistical Analysis
17 116 (7.82%) Data Modelling
18 96 (6.47%) Predictive Analytics
19 93 (6.27%) E-Commerce
20 87 (5.86%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 972 (65.50%) Python
2 848 (57.14%) SQL
3 316 (21.29%) Java
4 307 (20.69%) MATLAB
5 214 (14.42%) C#
6 195 (13.14%) C++
7 173 (11.66%) Scala
8 98 (6.60%) JavaScript
9 86 (5.80%) VBA
10 73 (4.92%) C
11 63 (4.25%) PHP
12 56 (3.77%) Ruby
13 53 (3.57%) T-SQL
14 44 (2.96%) Perl
15 26 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.21%) PowerShell
18 14 (0.94%) ABAP
19 13 (0.88%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 619 (41.71%) Degree
2 311 (20.96%) PhD
3 29 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.01%) MCTS
5 13 (0.88%) Postgraduate
6 11 (0.74%) ISEB
7 5 (0.34%) CCNP
7 5 (0.34%) CFA
7 5 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.34%) MCITP
7 5 (0.34%) MCP
7 5 (0.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.20%) CBAP
8 3 (0.20%) CEH
8 3 (0.20%) IIBA
8 3 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.13%) MBA
9 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.13%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.067%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 45 (3.03%) QA
3 9 (0.61%) MiFID
4 8 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.54%) EMIR
4 8 (0.54%) IFRS
4 8 (0.54%) IFRS 9
5 7 (0.47%) ISO26262
6 3 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.13%) Basel III
7 2 (0.13%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.13%) SLA
8 1 (0.067%) GCP
System Software
1 30 (2.02%) Docker
2 27 (1.82%) Apache Flume
3 23 (1.55%) HDFS
4 6 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.067%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.067%) KVM
6 1 (0.067%) LXC
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.067%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.067%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.067%) vSphere
6 1 (0.067%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.67%) Ansible
3 6 (0.40%) Kibana
3 6 (0.40%) logstash
4 3 (0.20%) Ambari
4 3 (0.20%) Oozie
4 3 (0.20%) Puppet
5 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.067%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.067%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.067%) Mesos
6 1 (0.067%) StatsD
Vendors
1 283 (19.07%) Tableau
2 131 (8.83%) Microsoft
3 92 (6.20%) Google
4 81 (5.46%) Oracle
5 48 (3.23%) SAP
6 33 (2.22%) Teradata
7 30 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 29 (1.95%) IBM
9 28 (1.89%) Cloudera
9 28 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
10 20 (1.35%) Alteryx
10 20 (1.35%) Talend
11 18 (1.21%) Hortonworks
12 17 (1.15%) Vertica
13 16 (1.08%) Netezza
14 15 (1.01%) Informatica
15 14 (0.94%) Hyperion
16 13 (0.88%) Adobe
17 12 (0.81%) Cognos
18 10 (0.67%) Apple
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £67000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago