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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 373 439 544
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +105
Permanent jobs citing R 736 653 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.22% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 626 531 409
Median salary £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
48309 53497 59390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.19% 51.84% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42344 46071 51035
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +19 439 £60,000 +4.34% 50
South East +57 111 £55,000 +30.95% 9
South West +65 69 £54,000 +44.00% 5
Yorkshire +24 26 £40,000 -13.51% 7
North West +16 24 £40,000 -42.85% 5
West Midlands -22 24 £42,500 -20.93% 2
East of England +53 23 £38,750 -3.12% 2
East Midlands +15 16 £40,000 -15.78%
North East -3 3 £65,000 - 1
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 975 (62.38%) Python
2 818 (52.34%) SQL
2 818 (52.34%) Analytics
3 628 (40.18%) Analytical Skills
4 587 (37.56%) Big Data
5 563 (36.02%) Machine Learning
6 556 (35.57%) Hadoop
7 494 (31.61%) Degree
8 469 (30.01%) Java
9 465 (29.75%) SAS
10 431 (27.58%) Statistics
11 401 (25.66%) Finance
12 365 (23.35%) MATLAB
13 360 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
14 359 (22.97%) C++
15 353 (22.58%) Visualisation
16 346 (22.14%) Apache Spark
16 346 (22.14%) Mathematics
17 342 (21.88%) Computer Science
18 333 (21.31%) Data Analysis
19 315 (20.15%) Data Mining
20 304 (19.45%) Algorithms
21 298 (19.07%) Data Analytics
22 290 (18.55%) PhD
23 259 (16.57%) Tableau
24 236 (15.10%) Marketing
25 219 (14.01%) NoSQL
26 216 (13.82%) Apache Hive
27 214 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
28 213 (13.63%) 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
1 465 (29.75%) SAS
2 346 (22.14%) Apache Spark
3 127 (8.13%) Apache Pig
4 58 (3.71%) Apache
5 33 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (0.77%) JBoss
8 10 (0.64%) nginx
9 5 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.32%) Confluence
9 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.26%) IIS
11 2 (0.13%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.064%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.064%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.064%) IPython
12 1 (0.064%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.064%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.064%) PegaRULES
12 1 (0.064%) WebSphere
Applications
1 202 (12.92%) SPSS
2 83 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 28 (1.79%) MS Office
4 26 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.47%) Mathematica
6 14 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.83%) GNU Octave
8 12 (0.77%) S-PLUS
9 11 (0.70%) Stata
9 11 (0.70%) Weka
10 6 (0.38%) EViews
10 6 (0.38%) Gephi
10 6 (0.38%) Maple
11 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.26%) FastStats
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.13%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.13%) SAP AFS
4 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.13%) Summit
4 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.064%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.064%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 145 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.88%) Google Analytics
4 41 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
6 35 (2.24%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
7 15 (0.96%) Google Tag Manager
8 14 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.64%) PaaS
10 10 (0.64%) SaaS
11 9 (0.58%) GitHub
12 7 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.45%) Route 53
13 6 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
14 3 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.19%) BIME
14 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.56%) Internet
2 16 (1.02%) Broadband
3 10 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.51%) Network Security
5 7 (0.45%) WebEx
6 3 (0.19%) DNS
6 3 (0.19%) Firewall
6 3 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.19%) Skype
7 2 (0.13%) AMQP
7 2 (0.13%) BGP
7 2 (0.13%) HTTP
7 2 (0.13%) LAN
7 2 (0.13%) SSL
7 2 (0.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.064%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.064%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.064%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.064%) LDAP
8 1 (0.064%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (37.56%) Big Data
2 556 (35.57%) Hadoop
3 315 (20.15%) Data Mining
4 219 (14.01%) NoSQL
5 216 (13.82%) Apache Hive
6 204 (13.05%) SQL Server
7 198 (12.67%) Data Warehouse
8 179 (11.45%) QlikView
9 140 (8.96%) MongoDB
10 121 (7.74%) MySQL
11 111 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 108 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
13 107 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 97 (6.21%) Relational Database
15 93 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
16 92 (5.89%) Apache Cassandra
17 62 (3.97%) Impala
17 62 (3.97%) Spotfire
18 59 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 55 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 82 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 57 (3.65%) Vagrant
3 42 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 26 (1.66%) Visual Studio
5 24 (1.54%) Yeoman
6 21 (1.34%) JIRA
7 16 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
7 16 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (0.90%) Subversion
9 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.64%) Clang
10 10 (0.64%) GCC
11 9 (0.58%) JUnit
11 9 (0.58%) TestNG
12 7 (0.45%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.38%) ERwin
14 5 (0.32%) Maven
15 4 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.19%) Selenium
17 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 401 (25.66%) Finance
2 236 (15.10%) Marketing
3 122 (7.81%) Retail
4 96 (6.14%) Banking
5 84 (5.37%) Telecoms
6 46 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 36 (2.30%) Games
8 34 (2.18%) Advertising
9 30 (1.92%) Electronics
10 24 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (1.22%) Automotive
12 17 (1.09%) Front Office
12 17 (1.09%) Publishing
13 16 (1.02%) Legal
13 16 (1.02%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.90%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.77%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.64%) Billing
17 6 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 506 (32.37%) Data Scientist
2 318 (20.35%) Analyst
3 304 (19.45%) Developer
4 154 (9.85%) Data Analyst
5 150 (9.60%) Senior Data Scientist
6 104 (6.65%) Consultant
7 76 (4.86%) Architect
8 70 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
9 60 (3.84%) Senior Developer
10 58 (3.71%) Data Engineer
11 57 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 57 (3.65%) C++ Developer
12 55 (3.52%) Data Architect
12 55 (3.52%) Insight Analyst
13 49 (3.13%) Software Engineer
13 49 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
14 45 (2.88%) SQL Developer
15 44 (2.82%) Data Consultant
16 39 (2.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
17 38 (2.43%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (7.10%) D3.js
2 101 (6.46%) .NET
3 87 (5.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 86 (5.50%) HTML
5 65 (4.16%) XML
6 64 (4.09%) NumPy
7 51 (3.26%) SciPy
8 49 (3.13%) scikit-learn
9 48 (3.07%) Pandas
10 43 (2.75%) HTML5
11 41 (2.62%) Kafka
12 40 (2.56%) Web Services
13 38 (2.43%) AngularJS
13 38 (2.43%) CSS
14 32 (2.05%) JSON
15 29 (1.86%) RabbitMQ
16 27 (1.73%) Lucene
17 26 (1.66%) Node.js
18 24 (1.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 24 (1.54%) Cascalog
Miscellaneous
1 628 (40.18%) Analytical Skills
2 431 (27.58%) Statistics
3 353 (22.58%) Visualisation
4 346 (22.14%) Mathematics
5 342 (21.88%) Computer Science
6 304 (19.45%) Algorithms
7 138 (8.83%) Physics
8 63 (4.03%) Fintech
9 61 (3.90%) Artificial Intelligence
10 58 (3.71%) Neural Network
11 57 (3.65%) Economics
12 55 (3.52%) Management Information System
13 47 (3.01%) Data Structures
14 46 (2.94%) Social Media
15 45 (2.88%) Mobile App
16 44 (2.82%) Data Integration
17 35 (2.24%) Credit Risk
18 34 (2.18%) Applied Mathematics
19 29 (1.86%) Digital Media
20 28 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (6.65%) Linux
2 42 (2.69%) Unix
3 40 (2.56%) Windows
4 11 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.58%) Android
6 7 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.064%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 818 (52.34%) Analytics
2 563 (36.02%) Machine Learning
3 360 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
4 333 (21.31%) Data Analysis
5 298 (19.07%) Data Analytics
6 214 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
7 213 (13.63%) Data Visualisation
8 178 (11.39%) Predictive Modelling
9 174 (11.13%) Software Engineering
10 172 (11.00%) Statistical Modelling
11 162 (10.36%) Open Source
12 157 (10.04%) ETL
13 152 (9.72%) Statistical Analysis
14 135 (8.64%) MapReduce
15 104 (6.65%) Mentoring
16 99 (6.33%) Data Management
17 88 (5.63%) Data Modelling
18 85 (5.44%) Predictive Analytics
19 76 (4.86%) OO
20 75 (4.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 975 (62.38%) Python
2 818 (52.34%) SQL
3 469 (30.01%) Java
4 365 (23.35%) MATLAB
5 359 (22.97%) C++
6 212 (13.56%) Scala
7 160 (10.24%) JavaScript
8 144 (9.21%) C#
9 120 (7.68%) Ruby
10 109 (6.97%) Perl
11 108 (6.91%) C
12 76 (4.86%) VBA
13 40 (2.56%) Clojure
14 37 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 27 (1.73%) PHP
16 25 (1.60%) T-SQL
17 23 (1.47%) Julia
18 15 (0.96%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.96%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.58%) RPG
Qualifications
1 494 (31.61%) Degree
2 290 (18.55%) PhD
3 57 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.90%) CISSP
7 12 (0.77%) Postgraduate
7 12 (0.77%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.32%) MBA
9 1 (0.064%) CIMA
9 1 (0.064%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.52%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.39%) QA
3 12 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.58%) MiFID
5 8 (0.51%) HIPAA
5 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.38%) CRD IV
6 6 (0.38%) EMIR
6 6 (0.38%) SLA
7 4 (0.26%) ISO13485
7 4 (0.26%) MISRA
8 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (3.39%) HDFS
2 47 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
3 42 (2.69%) VirtualBox
4 39 (2.50%) Docker
5 19 (1.22%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.19%) Postfix
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.064%) GPFS
8 1 (0.064%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (1.60%) StatsD
3 14 (0.90%) Puppet
4 11 (0.70%) logstash
5 8 (0.51%) Ansible
5 8 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.26%) Ambari
7 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.13%) Oozie
9 1 (0.064%) Graphite
9 1 (0.064%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.064%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 259 (16.57%) Tableau
2 150 (9.60%) Oracle
3 122 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 74 (4.73%) Google
5 56 (3.58%) SAP
6 50 (3.20%) Cloudera
7 43 (2.75%) Hortonworks
7 43 (2.75%) Teradata
8 36 (2.30%) Facebook
8 36 (2.30%) Netezza
9 35 (2.24%) IBM
10 34 (2.18%) Informatica
11 33 (2.11%) TIBCO
12 28 (1.79%) Apple
13 24 (1.54%) Alteryx
14 23 (1.47%) Ab Initio
14 23 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
15 20 (1.28%) RapidMiner
16 17 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
17 16 (1.02%) Talend
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits 17% salary uplift - 6% pension - 5
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
KDR
Salary: £400 - £650 per day + likely extension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible hours and working time
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & SAS Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £80k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Salary and benefits
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Salary: £60,000 - £100,000+ Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
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London
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Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago