The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 362 458 537
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +79
Permanent jobs citing R 286 181 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.72% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 239 154 95
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +28.27%
R
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23337 25086 25996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.68% 55.18% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 21670 22812
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in London

R
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R across the London region.

R Salary Trend in London

R
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

R Salary Histogram in London

R
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
City of London +46 78 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Southwark - 9 - -
Paddington - 3 - -
Romford - 2 £55,000 -
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 392 (61.25%) Analytics
2 274 (42.81%) SQL
3 272 (42.50%) Big Data
4 257 (40.16%) Java
5 256 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 244 (38.13%) SAS
7 237 (37.03%) Python
8 209 (32.66%) Algorithms
9 199 (31.09%) SPSS
10 193 (30.16%) Degree
10 193 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
11 191 (29.84%) Mathematics
12 179 (27.97%) MATLAB
13 172 (26.88%) Finance
14 161 (25.16%) Visualisation
15 159 (24.84%) Statistics
16 142 (22.19%) Computer Science
17 136 (21.25%) PhD
18 126 (19.69%) Business Intelligence
19 119 (18.59%) Data Mining
20 118 (18.44%) C++
21 117 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
22 115 (17.97%) MapReduce
23 110 (17.19%) Data Analysis
24 104 (16.25%) Marketing
25 97 (15.16%) Apache Hive
26 92 (14.38%) Mahout
27 87 (13.59%) Data Analytics
27 87 (13.59%) Retail
28 82 (12.81%) Predictive Modelling

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 244 (38.13%) SAS
2 59 (9.22%) Apache Pig
3 12 (1.88%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.41%) Apache
5 6 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.47%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.16%) Lync
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) IIS
Applications
1 199 (31.09%) SPSS
2 40 (6.25%) CPLEX
3 32 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 24 (3.75%) Stata
5 18 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (2.66%) Weka
7 16 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (1.56%) MS Office
9 7 (1.09%) Photoshop
9 7 (1.09%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.94%) S-PLUS
11 4 (0.63%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.63%) FastStats
12 3 (0.47%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (4.38%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.88%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.47%) Summit
5 2 (0.31%) HFM
5 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.78%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (2.97%) GitHub
2 19 (2.97%) Amazon EMR
3 18 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.84%) Internet
2 9 (1.41%) Kerberos
3 7 (1.09%) LAN
3 7 (1.09%) WAN
4 5 (0.78%) Intranet
5 3 (0.47%) HTTP
5 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.31%) VPN
6 2 (0.31%) Firewall
6 2 (0.31%) MPLS
7 1 (0.16%) OSPF
7 1 (0.16%) BGP
7 1 (0.16%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.16%) H.323
7 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.16%) Multicast
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) SMTP
7 1 (0.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (42.50%) Big Data
2 256 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 119 (18.59%) Data Mining
4 97 (15.16%) Apache Hive
5 92 (14.38%) Mahout
6 82 (12.81%) Relational Database
7 76 (11.88%) NoSQL
8 72 (11.25%) SQL Server
9 66 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (9.53%) MongoDB
11 55 (8.59%) QlikView
12 54 (8.44%) HBase
13 42 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (6.41%) Impala
15 27 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (3.91%) Spotfire
17 22 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
19 15 (2.34%) EDRMS
20 14 (2.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 17 (2.66%) Mercurial
4 14 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (1.72%) Maven
5 11 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (1.56%) Yeoman
7 9 (1.41%) JConsole
7 9 (1.41%) Log4j
8 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.16%) GCC
10 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.16%) ERwin
10 1 (0.16%) NUnit
10 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 172 (26.88%) Finance
2 104 (16.25%) Marketing
3 87 (13.59%) Retail
4 41 (6.41%) Games
5 40 (6.25%) Banking
6 27 (4.22%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.97%) Front Office
8 16 (2.50%) Publishing
9 10 (1.56%) Law
10 8 (1.25%) Advertising
10 8 (1.25%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.09%) Legal
11 7 (1.09%) Back Office
11 7 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.78%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.63%) German Language
15 2 (0.31%) Billing
15 2 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 176 (27.50%) Data Scientist
2 156 (24.38%) Developer
3 138 (21.56%) Analyst
4 62 (9.69%) Data Analyst
5 55 (8.59%) Java Developer
6 48 (7.50%) Consultant
7 42 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 40 (6.25%) Architect
8 40 (6.25%) Statistician
9 28 (4.38%) Research Engineer
10 27 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
11 21 (3.28%) C# Developer
12 20 (3.13%) C++ Developer
13 19 (2.97%) Senior Architect
13 19 (2.97%) Java Architect
14 18 (2.81%) Senior Java Architect
15 16 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (2.34%) Business Analyst
16 15 (2.34%) Senior Consultant
17 14 (2.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.22%) HTML
2 52 (8.13%) CSS
3 43 (6.72%) HTML5
4 39 (6.09%) CSS3
5 38 (5.94%) JSON
6 35 (5.47%) Cascading
7 30 (4.69%) REST
7 30 (4.69%) JDBC
8 25 (3.91%) D3.js
9 22 (3.44%) .NET
9 22 (3.44%) XML
10 21 (3.28%) Google Closure
11 19 (2.97%) Swing
11 19 (2.97%) J2EE
11 19 (2.97%) jQuery
12 18 (2.81%) Natural Language Processing
12 18 (2.81%) SciPy
13 17 (2.66%) WCF
13 17 (2.66%) SignalR
13 17 (2.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 209 (32.66%) Algorithms
2 193 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
3 191 (29.84%) Mathematics
4 161 (25.16%) Visualisation
5 159 (24.84%) Statistics
6 142 (22.19%) Computer Science
7 77 (12.03%) Physics
8 48 (7.50%) Economics
9 47 (7.34%) Neural Network
10 34 (5.31%) Data Integration
10 34 (5.31%) User Experience
11 32 (5.00%) Data Structures
11 32 (5.00%) Open Source
12 31 (4.84%) Applied Mathematics
13 27 (4.22%) Digital Media
14 23 (3.59%) Artificial Intelligence
15 20 (3.13%) Client/Server
16 19 (2.97%) Hedge funds
17 17 (2.66%) Chemistry
18 15 (2.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.66%) Linux
2 34 (5.31%) UNIX
3 6 (0.94%) Windows
4 3 (0.47%) Solaris
5 2 (0.31%) AIX
5 2 (0.31%) HPUX
6 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (61.25%) Analytics
2 126 (19.69%) Business Intelligence
3 117 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (17.97%) MapReduce
5 110 (17.19%) Data Analysis
6 87 (13.59%) Data Analytics
7 82 (12.81%) Predictive Modelling
8 74 (11.56%) ETL
9 63 (9.84%) Machine Learning
10 62 (9.69%) Data Modelling
10 62 (9.69%) OO
11 61 (9.53%) Bayesian Methods
12 59 (9.22%) Statistical Analysis
13 55 (8.59%) Cluster Analysis
14 51 (7.97%) Multithreading
15 45 (7.03%) Logistic Regression
16 42 (6.56%) Project Management
17 40 (6.25%) Business Analysis
17 40 (6.25%) Factor Analysis
17 40 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 274 (42.81%) SQL
2 257 (40.16%) Java
3 237 (37.03%) Python
4 179 (27.97%) MATLAB
5 118 (18.44%) C++
6 69 (10.78%) C#
6 69 (10.78%) JavaScript
7 56 (8.75%) Scala
8 42 (6.56%) VBA
9 26 (4.06%) Clojure
10 24 (3.75%) Ruby
11 18 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.81%) C
12 17 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.66%) Perl
13 11 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.56%) PHP
14 10 (1.56%) VB
15 8 (1.25%) Fortran
16 7 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 193 (30.16%) Degree
2 136 (21.25%) PhD
3 9 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.09%) Postgraduate
5 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.47%) MCSE
7 3 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.16%) HNC
9 1 (0.16%) CCNP
9 1 (0.16%) CCNA
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.63%) EMIR
3 4 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.31%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) Basel III
6 1 (0.16%) COREP
6 1 (0.16%) FINREP
System Software
1 11 (1.72%) HDFS
2 10 (1.56%) VirtualBox
3 9 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.78%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (5.00%) Puppet
2 24 (3.75%) Vagrant
3 9 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.31%) Oozie
6 1 (0.16%) SCCM
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (12.19%) Oracle
2 64 (10.00%) Tableau
3 53 (8.28%) Google
4 45 (7.03%) Business Objects
5 36 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 33 (5.16%) Informatica
7 27 (4.22%) IBM
8 21 (3.28%) Teradata
9 19 (2.97%) MicroStrategy
9 19 (2.97%) Ab Initio
10 16 (2.50%) Netezza
11 15 (2.34%) LexisNexis
12 14 (2.19%) Talend
12 14 (2.19%) Sony
13 12 (1.88%) SAP
13 12 (1.88%) Cognos
14 11 (1.72%) Bloomberg
15 10 (1.56%) Alteryx
16 9 (1.41%) Hortonworks
16 9 (1.41%) Cloudera
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hammersmith, London, South East, United Kingdom
Firefly Learning Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus 30% Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Potential Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago