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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 218 375 402
Rank change year-on-year
+157 +27
Permanent jobs citing R 619 289 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.51% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 1.39% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 554 246 244
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
22288 20735 23116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.27% 50.66% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19632 17885 19497
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +95 92 £55,000 +10.00% 27
Barnet - 5 £35,000 -
Harrow - 4 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +4 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 707 (64.86%) Python
2 657 (60.28%) Analytics
3 598 (54.86%) SQL
4 469 (43.03%) Hadoop
5 447 (41.01%) Big Data
6 429 (39.36%) Machine Learning
7 406 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
8 367 (33.67%) Finance
9 341 (31.28%) Java
10 335 (30.73%) Statistics
11 315 (28.90%) Degree
12 302 (27.71%) SAS
13 300 (27.52%) Visualisation
14 294 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
15 282 (25.87%) Mathematics
15 282 (25.87%) Computer Science
16 271 (24.86%) MATLAB
17 261 (23.94%) PhD
18 253 (23.21%) Algorithms
19 219 (20.09%) Data Mining
20 210 (19.27%) Tableau
21 206 (18.90%) Data Analytics
22 205 (18.81%) Data Analysis
23 188 (17.25%) Apache Spark
24 178 (16.33%) SQL Server
25 168 (15.41%) Apache Hive
26 166 (15.23%) Data Warehouse
27 162 (14.86%) NoSQL
28 158 (14.50%) Data Visualisation
29 155 (14.22%) JavaScript

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 302 (27.71%) SAS
2 188 (17.25%) Apache Spark
3 116 (10.64%) Apache Pig
4 32 (2.94%) Node.js
5 25 (2.29%) Apache
6 18 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.19%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.46%) IIS
10 4 (0.37%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.37%) IPython
11 1 (0.092%) CMS
11 1 (0.092%) Liferay
11 1 (0.092%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 119 (10.92%) SPSS
2 78 (7.16%) MS Excel
3 20 (1.83%) GNU Octave
4 19 (1.74%) Mathematica
4 19 (1.74%) MS Office
5 18 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.38%) S-PLUS
8 13 (1.19%) CPLEX
9 12 (1.10%) Stata
10 11 (1.01%) Weka
11 9 (0.83%) Gephi
12 8 (0.73%) PowerPivot
13 6 (0.55%) EViews
14 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.37%) LaTeX
14 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
14 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.37%) Toggl
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.18%) Unica
4 1 (0.092%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.092%) HFM
4 1 (0.092%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.092%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 84 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.13%) Google Analytics
3 41 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
5 26 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (2.39%) Amazon S3
6 19 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.38%) SaaS
9 13 (1.19%) Amazon Kinesis
9 13 (1.19%) GitHub
10 11 (1.01%) Azure Machine Learning
11 10 (0.92%) PaaS
12 7 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
13 6 (0.55%) IaaS
14 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
15 1 (0.092%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.84%) Internet
2 12 (1.10%) WebEx
3 11 (1.01%) Broadband
4 3 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.092%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.092%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (43.03%) Hadoop
2 447 (41.01%) Big Data
3 219 (20.09%) Data Mining
4 178 (16.33%) SQL Server
5 168 (15.41%) Apache Hive
6 166 (15.23%) Data Warehouse
7 162 (14.86%) NoSQL
8 129 (11.83%) QlikView
9 118 (10.83%) MongoDB
10 81 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 78 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
12 77 (7.06%) Mahout
13 69 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 67 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
15 65 (5.96%) HBase
16 63 (5.78%) Spotfire
17 61 (5.60%) Relational Database
18 55 (5.05%) MySQL
19 46 (4.22%) Amazon Redshift
20 45 (4.13%) Impala
Development Applications
1 53 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (2.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 24 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 23 (2.11%) Vagrant
4 23 (2.11%) Yeoman
5 12 (1.10%) Maven
6 10 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.83%) Subversion
8 7 (0.64%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.37%) ZenHub
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.28%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.092%) ERwin
13 1 (0.092%) JUnit
13 1 (0.092%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.092%) Mockito
13 1 (0.092%) PowerDesigner
General
1 367 (33.67%) Finance
2 152 (13.94%) Marketing
3 108 (9.91%) Retail
4 90 (8.26%) Banking
5 50 (4.59%) Games
6 35 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.29%) Advertising
8 21 (1.93%) Automotive
8 21 (1.93%) Publishing
9 19 (1.74%) Aerospace
9 19 (1.74%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.10%) Law
11 12 (1.10%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.92%) Legal
13 9 (0.83%) French Language
13 9 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.64%) Back Office
14 7 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 388 (35.60%) Data Scientist
2 216 (19.82%) Analyst
3 156 (14.31%) Developer
4 114 (10.46%) Data Analyst
5 112 (10.28%) Senior Data Scientist
6 93 (8.53%) Consultant
7 58 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
8 56 (5.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 51 (4.68%) Data Consultant
10 49 (4.50%) Architect
11 39 (3.58%) Data Architect
12 38 (3.49%) SQL Analyst
13 35 (3.21%) Junior
14 34 (3.12%) Java Developer
15 32 (2.94%) C++ Developer
15 32 (2.94%) Data Analytics Consultant
15 32 (2.94%) SQL Data Analyst
16 29 (2.66%) SQL Developer
17 28 (2.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 28 (2.57%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (12.29%) D3.js
2 83 (7.61%) .NET
3 82 (7.52%) HTML
4 54 (4.95%) HTML5
5 50 (4.59%) Natural Language Processing
6 47 (4.31%) SciPy
7 39 (3.58%) Pandas
8 34 (3.12%) CSS
9 33 (3.03%) XML
10 32 (2.94%) NumPy
11 31 (2.84%) scikit-learn
12 29 (2.66%) Web Services
13 23 (2.11%) Cascalog
14 16 (1.47%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.47%) Django
14 16 (1.47%) Middleware
14 16 (1.47%) MLlib
15 15 (1.38%) .NET Framework
16 14 (1.28%) jQuery
16 14 (1.28%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 406 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 335 (30.73%) Statistics
3 300 (27.52%) Visualisation
4 282 (25.87%) Computer Science
4 282 (25.87%) Mathematics
5 253 (23.21%) Algorithms
6 124 (11.38%) Physics
7 54 (4.95%) Data Structures
8 53 (4.86%) Artificial Intelligence
9 46 (4.22%) Applied Mathematics
10 39 (3.58%) Data Integration
11 36 (3.30%) Economics
11 36 (3.30%) Fintech
11 36 (3.30%) Neural Network
12 35 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 32 (2.94%) Social Media
14 31 (2.84%) User Experience
15 26 (2.39%) Hedge funds
16 23 (2.11%) Derivative
16 23 (2.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.05%) Linux
2 33 (3.03%) Unix
3 9 (0.83%) Windows
4 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.092%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (60.28%) Analytics
2 429 (39.36%) Machine Learning
3 294 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
4 206 (18.90%) Data Analytics
5 205 (18.81%) Data Analysis
6 158 (14.50%) Data Visualisation
7 141 (12.94%) Predictive Modelling
8 133 (12.20%) ETL
9 124 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (11.10%) Statistical Analysis
11 112 (10.28%) Open Source
12 106 (9.72%) Statistical Modelling
13 92 (8.44%) Predictive Analytics
14 77 (7.06%) Data Modelling
15 72 (6.61%) Software Engineering
16 62 (5.69%) Data Management
17 60 (5.50%) MapReduce
18 53 (4.86%) Bayesian Methods
19 46 (4.22%) E-Commerce
20 45 (4.13%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 707 (64.86%) Python
2 598 (54.86%) SQL
3 341 (31.28%) Java
4 271 (24.86%) MATLAB
5 155 (14.22%) JavaScript
6 154 (14.13%) Scala
7 149 (13.67%) C++
8 99 (9.08%) C#
9 93 (8.53%) Perl
10 82 (7.52%) Ruby
11 72 (6.61%) C
12 58 (5.32%) VBA
13 42 (3.85%) Clojure
14 28 (2.57%) Bash Shell
15 19 (1.74%) F#
16 18 (1.65%) PHP
17 15 (1.38%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.10%) Shell Script
19 11 (1.01%) PL/SQL
20 8 (0.73%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 315 (28.90%) Degree
2 261 (23.94%) PhD
3 24 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.73%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.092%) ACCA
8 1 (0.092%) CFA
8 1 (0.092%) CIMA
8 1 (0.092%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.68%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.64%) QA
3 5 (0.46%) CRD IV
3 5 (0.46%) EMIR
3 5 (0.46%) MiFID
4 1 (0.092%) CDISC
System Software
1 23 (2.11%) VirtualBox
2 22 (2.02%) HDFS
3 13 (1.19%) Apache Flume
4 8 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (1.19%) Oozie
2 8 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.28%) Ambari
3 3 (0.28%) Ansible
3 3 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.28%) Mesos
4 2 (0.18%) Graphite
4 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.092%) Puppet
Vendors
1 210 (19.27%) Tableau
2 108 (9.91%) Oracle
3 99 (9.08%) Microsoft
4 55 (5.05%) Teradata
5 49 (4.50%) Google
6 42 (3.85%) Informatica
7 40 (3.67%) IBM
8 37 (3.39%) Cognos
9 34 (3.12%) Cloudera
10 31 (2.84%) SAP
11 27 (2.48%) Facebook
11 27 (2.48%) Netezza
12 26 (2.39%) Talend
13 23 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
14 22 (2.02%) RapidMiner
15 21 (1.93%) Alteryx
15 21 (1.93%) Greenplum
16 19 (1.74%) TIBCO
17 18 (1.65%) Adobe
18 16 (1.47%) Omniture
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £75500 per annum, Benefits total package roughly £110K
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £700000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-60k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits, bonus + flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package (Car, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago