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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 452 548 657
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +109
Permanent jobs citing R 473 322 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.62% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 404 274 154
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
49594 51757 57579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.52% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42890 43882 51035
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +52 328 £55,000 -8.33% 44
South East +6 62 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire +6 26 £45,000 -50.00% 6
East of England +5 21 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands - 16 £40,000 -
West Midlands -4 8 £51,250 +34.86% 2
South West -9 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West -12 5 £50,000 +19.04% 6
R
UK

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 537 (60.27%) Analytics
2 395 (44.33%) SQL
3 356 (39.96%) SAS
4 322 (36.14%) Big Data
5 315 (35.35%) Python
6 292 (32.77%) Analytical Skills
7 258 (28.96%) SPSS
8 240 (26.94%) Business Intelligence
9 231 (25.93%) Hadoop
10 226 (25.36%) Degree
11 213 (23.91%) Finance
12 204 (22.90%) Oracle
13 203 (22.78%) MATLAB
14 184 (20.65%) Mathematics
15 183 (20.54%) Statistics
16 179 (20.09%) Java
17 178 (19.98%) Algorithms
18 175 (19.64%) Data Mining
19 174 (19.53%) Visualisation
20 168 (18.86%) Data Analysis
21 156 (17.51%) PhD
22 155 (17.40%) Computer Science
23 153 (17.17%) Marketing
24 139 (15.60%) QlikView
25 133 (14.93%) SQL Server
26 127 (14.25%) Statistical Modelling
27 118 (13.24%) C++
28 115 (12.91%) Data Analytics
29 114 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
30 112 (12.57%) Data Warehouse

R
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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
1 356 (39.96%) SAS
2 55 (6.17%) Apache Pig
3 32 (3.59%) Oracle Coherence
4 19 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.79%) Apache
7 6 (0.67%) IIS
7 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.45%) Lync
8 4 (0.45%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.22%) Node.js
11 1 (0.11%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 258 (28.96%) SPSS
2 45 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 26 (2.92%) Weka
3 26 (2.92%) Stata
4 24 (2.69%) MS Office
5 21 (2.36%) CPLEX
6 15 (1.68%) Mathematica
7 9 (1.01%) S-PLUS
8 7 (0.79%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.56%) FastStats
10 5 (0.56%) LaTeX
11 4 (0.45%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.34%) Gephi
12 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.22%) EViews
Business Applications
1 40 (4.49%) Google Analytics
2 19 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
2 19 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (1.01%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.90%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.34%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.22%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.22%) HFM
8 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.11%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.11%) Summit
9 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (1.35%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.01%) GitHub
7 5 (0.56%) SaaS
8 4 (0.45%) Office 365
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.81%) Internet
2 16 (1.80%) WAN
3 13 (1.46%) Firewall
4 12 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (1.01%) Wireless
6 8 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (0.67%) LAN
8 5 (0.56%) PBX
8 5 (0.56%) VoIP
8 5 (0.56%) LDAP
8 5 (0.56%) MPLS
8 5 (0.56%) OSPF
8 5 (0.56%) BGP
9 4 (0.45%) HTTP
9 4 (0.45%) WLAN
10 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.34%) DNS
10 3 (0.34%) SSL
10 3 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (36.14%) Big Data
2 231 (25.93%) Hadoop
3 175 (19.64%) Data Mining
4 139 (15.60%) QlikView
5 133 (14.93%) SQL Server
6 112 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
7 111 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 73 (8.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 66 (7.41%) Apache Hive
10 62 (6.96%) NoSQL
11 59 (6.62%) Oracle BI EE
12 58 (6.51%) MongoDB
13 57 (6.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 55 (6.17%) Relational Database
15 54 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
16 50 (5.61%) Mahout
17 31 (3.48%) Clementine
18 28 (3.14%) HBase
19 27 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
20 26 (2.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 34 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.81%) Jenkins
2 25 (2.81%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (2.13%) Toad
4 12 (1.35%) Maven
4 12 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.35%) Yeoman
5 11 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.45%) Subversion
9 3 (0.34%) JUnit
9 3 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.34%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.34%) Log4j
9 3 (0.34%) JConsole
9 3 (0.34%) Selenium
9 3 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.22%) Firebug
General
1 213 (23.91%) Finance
2 153 (17.17%) Marketing
3 65 (7.30%) Retail
4 54 (6.06%) Banking
5 24 (2.69%) Games
6 21 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (1.68%) Front Office
8 13 (1.46%) Back Office
8 13 (1.46%) Publishing
9 9 (1.01%) Advertising
10 7 (0.79%) Electronics
11 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.45%) Law
11 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.45%) Billing
12 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.34%) German Language
12 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (26.71%) Analyst
2 205 (23.01%) Data Scientist
3 119 (13.36%) Data Analyst
4 111 (12.46%) Developer
5 73 (8.19%) Consultant
6 62 (6.96%) Architect
7 33 (3.70%) Data Modeller
8 31 (3.48%) Software Engineer
9 27 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 25 (2.81%) Business Analyst
11 22 (2.47%) Java Developer
12 21 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 20 (2.24%) Business Consultant
13 20 (2.24%) Insight Analyst
14 19 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 19 (2.13%) C++ Developer
14 19 (2.13%) Support Analyst
14 19 (2.13%) Junior
15 18 (2.02%) Business Manager
15 18 (2.02%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.71%) .NET
2 40 (4.49%) HTML
3 33 (3.70%) D3.js
4 31 (3.48%) CSS
5 24 (2.69%) XML
5 24 (2.69%) jQuery
5 24 (2.69%) Pandas
6 21 (2.36%) HTML5
7 20 (2.24%) SciPy
8 17 (1.91%) CSS3
9 16 (1.80%) Natural Language Processing
9 16 (1.80%) REST
9 16 (1.80%) Cascading
10 14 (1.57%) Spring
11 13 (1.46%) JSON
11 13 (1.46%) NumPy
12 12 (1.35%) Cascalog
13 11 (1.23%) Web Services
13 11 (1.23%) Spring MVC
13 11 (1.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 292 (32.77%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (20.65%) Mathematics
3 183 (20.54%) Statistics
4 178 (19.98%) Algorithms
5 174 (19.53%) Visualisation
6 155 (17.40%) Computer Science
7 61 (6.85%) Physics
8 50 (5.61%) Open Source
9 48 (5.39%) Artificial Intelligence
10 34 (3.82%) Data Structures
11 33 (3.70%) Neural Network
12 32 (3.59%) Economics
13 29 (3.25%) Data Integration
14 25 (2.81%) Social Media
14 25 (2.81%) Chemistry
15 24 (2.69%) Applied Mathematics
16 20 (2.24%) Credit Risk
17 19 (2.13%) Hedge funds
18 18 (2.02%) Mobile App
19 16 (1.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (6.17%) Linux
2 34 (3.82%) Windows
3 33 (3.70%) UNIX
4 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.45%) CentOS
6 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.11%) Android
9 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (60.27%) Analytics
2 240 (26.94%) Business Intelligence
3 168 (18.86%) Data Analysis
4 127 (14.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 115 (12.91%) Data Analytics
6 114 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (11.11%) ETL
8 98 (11.00%) Data Modelling
9 97 (10.89%) Machine Learning
10 78 (8.75%) Statistical Analysis
11 63 (7.07%) Software Engineering
11 63 (7.07%) Predictive Modelling
12 59 (6.62%) MapReduce
13 55 (6.17%) Bayesian Methods
14 54 (6.06%) Predictive Analytics
15 52 (5.84%) Project Management
16 41 (4.60%) CRM
16 41 (4.60%) Data Management
17 40 (4.49%) OO
18 39 (4.38%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 395 (44.33%) SQL
2 315 (35.35%) Python
3 203 (22.78%) MATLAB
4 179 (20.09%) Java
5 118 (13.24%) C++
6 66 (7.41%) C#
7 59 (6.62%) JavaScript
8 50 (5.61%) VBA
9 44 (4.94%) C
10 38 (4.26%) Perl
11 37 (4.15%) Scala
12 28 (3.14%) Ruby
13 24 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 23 (2.58%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.58%) Clojure
15 19 (2.13%) PHP
16 16 (1.80%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.67%) VB
19 5 (0.56%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 226 (25.36%) Degree
2 156 (17.51%) PhD
3 21 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (1.80%) CCNP
5 14 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.23%) CCIE
8 10 (1.12%) Postgraduate
9 7 (0.79%) CCNA
10 4 (0.45%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.22%) CCA
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.22%) MCSE
12 2 (0.22%) MCSA
12 2 (0.22%) NCIE
12 2 (0.22%) VCP5
13 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.39%) QA
2 9 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) EMIR
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (1.35%) VirtualBox
1 12 (1.35%) HDFS
2 11 (1.23%) vSphere
3 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.34%) Firmware
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.22%) XenApp
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.22%) Docker
9 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (1.91%) Puppet
2 16 (1.80%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.45%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.34%) SCOM
5 2 (0.22%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 204 (22.90%) Oracle
2 100 (11.22%) Tableau
3 87 (9.76%) Business Objects
4 67 (7.52%) Microsoft
5 49 (5.50%) Informatica
6 46 (5.16%) Google
7 31 (3.48%) Ab Initio
8 27 (3.03%) Cisco
9 24 (2.69%) Teradata
10 22 (2.47%) IBM
11 21 (2.36%) Cognos
11 21 (2.36%) HP
12 18 (2.02%) SAP
13 17 (1.91%) MicroStrategy
14 16 (1.80%) Sony
15 15 (1.68%) Adobe
16 14 (1.57%) Netezza
17 12 (1.35%) VMware
18 11 (1.23%) Omniture
18 11 (1.23%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£35,000 + shares + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arcus Global Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Potential Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago