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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 254 370 469
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +99
Permanent jobs citing R 514 306 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.17% 0.66% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 1.25% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 399 275 133
Average salary £60,000 £61,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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
23284 24569 24388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.67% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20089 21163 20818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
City of London +42 112 £51,500 -18.25% 14
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £47,600 -
Stanmore - 5 £26,500 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Barnet - 1 £25,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 718 (70.81%) Analytics
2 556 (54.83%) Python
3 555 (54.73%) SQL
4 473 (46.65%) Analytical Skills
5 457 (45.07%) SAS
6 429 (42.31%) Big Data
7 409 (40.34%) Hadoop
8 316 (31.16%) Degree
9 314 (30.97%) Business Intelligence
10 302 (29.78%) Finance
11 301 (29.68%) Statistics
12 298 (29.39%) SPSS
13 284 (28.01%) Visualisation
14 253 (24.95%) Mathematics
15 248 (24.46%) MATLAB
16 238 (23.47%) Data Mining
17 235 (23.18%) Java
18 234 (23.08%) Tableau
19 218 (21.50%) Data Analysis
20 211 (20.81%) Marketing
21 188 (18.54%) Computer Science
22 176 (17.36%) Algorithms
23 171 (16.86%) Oracle
24 155 (15.29%) Data Analytics
25 153 (15.09%) Machine Learning
26 151 (14.89%) Apache Hive
27 150 (14.79%) NoSQL
28 147 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
29 144 (14.20%) Statistical Analysis
30 141 (13.91%) MongoDB

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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
1 457 (45.07%) SAS
2 123 (12.13%) Apache Pig
3 99 (9.76%) Apache Spark
4 34 (3.35%) Apache
5 13 (1.28%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.49%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.099%) Node.js
9 1 (0.099%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.099%) IIS
Applications
1 298 (29.39%) SPSS
2 44 (4.34%) MS Excel
3 31 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (2.66%) MS Office
4 27 (2.66%) Mathematica
5 18 (1.78%) CPLEX
6 17 (1.68%) GNU Octave
7 16 (1.58%) Weka
8 8 (0.79%) Stata
9 7 (0.69%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.69%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.39%) FastStats
11 4 (0.39%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Unica
1 8 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.49%) HFM
4 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 127 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (7.40%) Amazon EMR
3 67 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (4.44%) Amazon S3
5 44 (4.34%) Google Analytics
6 41 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
7 39 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
9 9 (0.89%) SaaS
10 6 (0.59%) GitHub
10 6 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
11 5 (0.49%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.49%) Office 365
12 4 (0.39%) IaaS
13 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.20%) PaaS
15 1 (0.099%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.87%) Internet
2 12 (1.18%) Broadband
3 10 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
4 9 (0.89%) VoIP
5 7 (0.69%) Firewall
6 5 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.49%) NAS
6 5 (0.49%) LAN
6 5 (0.49%) DHCP
6 5 (0.49%) VPN
6 5 (0.49%) DNS
6 5 (0.49%) SAN
7 4 (0.39%) Wireless
7 4 (0.39%) DAB
7 4 (0.39%) 4G
8 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.099%) WAN
9 1 (0.099%) ADSL2+
9 1 (0.099%) MPLS
9 1 (0.099%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (42.31%) Big Data
2 409 (40.34%) Hadoop
3 238 (23.47%) Data Mining
4 151 (14.89%) Apache Hive
5 150 (14.79%) NoSQL
6 141 (13.91%) MongoDB
6 141 (13.91%) QlikView
7 139 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
8 104 (10.26%) SQL Server
8 104 (10.26%) Relational Database
9 89 (8.78%) Mahout
10 87 (8.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 84 (8.28%) HBase
12 58 (5.72%) PostgreSQL
13 52 (5.13%) Pentaho
14 51 (5.03%) Spotfire
15 46 (4.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 46 (4.54%) BusinessObjects
16 44 (4.34%) RDBMS
17 43 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.34%) Talend Open Studio
3 43 (4.24%) Jenkins
4 36 (3.55%) Yeoman
5 10 (0.99%) Toad
6 8 (0.79%) PhantomJS
7 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.30%) Maven
9 3 (0.30%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.099%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.099%) gulp
10 1 (0.099%) Grunt
General
1 302 (29.78%) Finance
2 211 (20.81%) Marketing
3 137 (13.51%) Retail
4 86 (8.48%) Banking
5 66 (6.51%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.66%) Legal
7 26 (2.56%) Advertising
8 25 (2.47%) Games
9 21 (2.07%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.48%) Publishing
11 11 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.08%) Back Office
12 10 (0.99%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.99%) French Language
13 9 (0.89%) Front Office
14 8 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.59%) Electronics
17 5 (0.49%) Automotive
18 4 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 346 (34.12%) Data Scientist
2 228 (22.49%) Analyst
3 126 (12.43%) Developer
4 112 (11.05%) Data Analyst
5 86 (8.48%) Consultant
6 82 (8.09%) Architect
7 64 (6.31%) Data Architect
8 49 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
8 49 (4.83%) Big Data Architect
9 41 (4.04%) Data Manager
10 35 (3.45%) Data Consultant
10 35 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (3.06%) Java Developer
12 29 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 26 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 25 (2.47%) Senior Manager
14 25 (2.47%) Insight Analyst
15 24 (2.37%) Junior
16 20 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 19 (1.87%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (7.99%) D3.js
2 60 (5.92%) Web Services
3 52 (5.13%) .NET
4 46 (4.54%) SciPy
4 46 (4.54%) Natural Language Processing
5 42 (4.14%) Pandas
5 42 (4.14%) scikit-learn
6 36 (3.55%) Cascalog
7 35 (3.45%) MLlib
8 31 (3.06%) HTML
9 27 (2.66%) NumPy
10 17 (1.68%) CSS
11 15 (1.48%) Middleware
12 14 (1.38%) XML
13 12 (1.18%) Kafka
14 10 (0.99%) ASP.NET
15 9 (0.89%) HTML5
15 9 (0.89%) React
16 8 (0.79%) Celery
16 8 (0.79%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 473 (46.65%) Analytical Skills
2 301 (29.68%) Statistics
3 284 (28.01%) Visualisation
4 253 (24.95%) Mathematics
5 188 (18.54%) Computer Science
6 176 (17.36%) Algorithms
7 72 (7.10%) Physics
8 54 (5.33%) Neural Network
9 47 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 45 (4.44%) Social Media
11 35 (3.45%) Derivative
11 35 (3.45%) Data Integration
12 34 (3.35%) Digital Media
13 32 (3.16%) Equities
14 30 (2.96%) Applied Mathematics
15 29 (2.86%) FMCG
15 29 (2.86%) Management Information System
16 28 (2.76%) Economics
17 24 (2.37%) Artificial Intelligence
17 24 (2.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.69%) Linux
2 34 (3.35%) UNIX
3 16 (1.58%) Windows
4 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
4 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.49%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.49%) Windows Vista
5 4 (0.39%) Android
5 4 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.099%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (70.81%) Analytics
2 314 (30.97%) Business Intelligence
3 218 (21.50%) Data Analysis
4 155 (15.29%) Data Analytics
5 153 (15.09%) Machine Learning
6 147 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (14.20%) Statistical Analysis
8 140 (13.81%) ETL
9 122 (12.03%) Statistical Modelling
10 110 (10.85%) Predictive Modelling
11 106 (10.45%) Data Modelling
12 95 (9.37%) Open Source
13 92 (9.07%) Data Visualisation
13 92 (9.07%) MapReduce
14 90 (8.88%) Predictive Analytics
15 64 (6.31%) Information Management
16 63 (6.21%) Business Development
17 57 (5.62%) Data Management
18 54 (5.33%) Time Series Analysis
19 53 (5.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 556 (54.83%) Python
2 555 (54.73%) SQL
3 248 (24.46%) MATLAB
4 235 (23.18%) Java
5 118 (11.64%) C++
6 98 (9.66%) VBA
7 97 (9.57%) Scala
8 81 (7.99%) JavaScript
9 78 (7.69%) C#
10 72 (7.10%) Perl
11 62 (6.11%) Ruby
12 49 (4.83%) Clojure
13 44 (4.34%) Bash Shell
14 41 (4.04%) PHP
15 35 (3.45%) PL/SQL
16 21 (2.07%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.48%) Shell Script
18 12 (1.18%) C
19 10 (0.99%) F#
20 6 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 316 (31.16%) Degree
2 133 (13.12%) PhD
3 24 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.28%) Postgraduate
5 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) PMP
8 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.099%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 16 (1.58%) QA
3 5 (0.49%) SLA
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.20%) MiFID
5 2 (0.20%) EMIR
5 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
System Software
1 36 (3.55%) VirtualBox
1 36 (3.55%) Apache Flume
2 12 (1.18%) HDFS
3 9 (0.89%) Docker
4 5 (0.49%) GPFS
4 5 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.49%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (3.55%) Vagrant
2 32 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.18%) OPNET
4 10 (0.99%) Ansible
5 8 (0.79%) Mesos
6 5 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.49%) Puppet
7 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.099%) Oozie
Vendors
1 234 (23.08%) Tableau
2 171 (16.86%) Oracle
3 80 (7.89%) Teradata
4 72 (7.10%) Informatica
5 67 (6.61%) Cognos
6 65 (6.41%) IBM
7 60 (5.92%) Microsoft
8 56 (5.52%) Netezza
9 55 (5.42%) Google
9 55 (5.42%) MicroStrategy
10 44 (4.34%) Talend
11 35 (3.45%) Vertica
12 31 (3.06%) Greenplum
13 30 (2.96%) SAP
14 25 (2.47%) Alteryx
15 23 (2.27%) Ab Initio
16 18 (1.78%) Cognizant
17 16 (1.58%) Hyperion
18 15 (1.48%) Cloudera
19 14 (1.38%) TIBCO
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Profit Share Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Benifits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Beneifits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £95,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago