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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 255 325 359
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +34
Permanent jobs citing R 544 401 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.29% 0.90% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 1.74% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 463 332 336
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
22983 23108 26695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.38% 51.69% 54.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20237 19793 22687
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +45 92 £56,250 +7.14% 25
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £67,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £90,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 748 (65.50%) Python
2 677 (59.28%) Analytics
3 585 (51.23%) SQL
4 459 (40.19%) Machine Learning
5 456 (39.93%) Big Data
6 453 (39.67%) Analytical Skills
7 449 (39.32%) Hadoop
8 365 (31.96%) Statistics
8 365 (31.96%) Finance
9 335 (29.33%) Degree
10 331 (28.98%) Java
11 328 (28.72%) SAS
11 328 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
12 307 (26.88%) Computer Science
13 301 (26.36%) Visualisation
14 288 (25.22%) Mathematics
15 264 (23.12%) MATLAB
16 252 (22.07%) Data Mining
17 251 (21.98%) PhD
18 238 (20.84%) Apache Spark
19 228 (19.96%) Algorithms
20 224 (19.61%) Data Analytics
21 209 (18.30%) Tableau
22 189 (16.55%) Data Analysis
23 183 (16.02%) SQL Server
24 182 (15.94%) C++
25 181 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
26 168 (14.71%) NoSQL
27 155 (13.57%) Data Visualisation
28 154 (13.49%) Marketing

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 328 (28.72%) SAS
2 238 (20.84%) Apache Spark
3 79 (6.92%) Apache Pig
4 37 (3.24%) Apache
5 25 (2.19%) Node.js
6 24 (2.10%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.61%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.61%) nginx
9 5 (0.44%) IPython
10 4 (0.35%) IIS
11 2 (0.18%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.088%) CMS
12 1 (0.088%) Confluence
12 1 (0.088%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.088%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 139 (12.17%) SPSS
2 54 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 21 (1.84%) Mathematica
4 17 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.23%) S-PLUS
7 11 (0.96%) Gephi
7 11 (0.96%) GNU Octave
7 11 (0.96%) MS Office
7 11 (0.96%) Weka
8 7 (0.61%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.61%) Stata
9 4 (0.35%) LaTeX
10 3 (0.26%) EViews
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.088%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 15 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.35%) Toggl
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.18%) SAP AFS
3 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.18%) Unica
3 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.088%) HFM
4 1 (0.088%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 114 (9.98%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (3.85%) Google Analytics
4 29 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (2.01%) Amazon EMR
6 21 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 21 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (0.88%) Azure Machine Learning
8 10 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
8 10 (0.88%) PaaS
9 9 (0.79%) SaaS
10 7 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (0.61%) Route 53
11 6 (0.53%) GitHub
12 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.44%) IaaS
13 3 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.26%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.088%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.19%) Internet
2 20 (1.75%) Broadband
3 12 (1.05%) WebEx
4 3 (0.26%) Firewall
5 2 (0.18%) BGP
5 2 (0.18%) LAN
5 2 (0.18%) WAN
6 1 (0.088%) DSL
6 1 (0.088%) HTTP
6 1 (0.088%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.088%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 456 (39.93%) Big Data
2 449 (39.32%) Hadoop
3 252 (22.07%) Data Mining
4 183 (16.02%) SQL Server
5 181 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
6 168 (14.71%) NoSQL
7 149 (13.05%) QlikView
8 148 (12.96%) Apache Hive
9 101 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 97 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 90 (7.88%) MongoDB
12 84 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
13 71 (6.22%) Amazon Redshift
14 67 (5.87%) Spotfire
15 65 (5.69%) MySQL
16 64 (5.60%) Relational Database
17 47 (4.12%) Mahout
17 47 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 46 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
19 42 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 62 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.24%) Vagrant
3 22 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
4 20 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.49%) Yeoman
6 12 (1.05%) Subversion
6 12 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.88%) Mercurial
8 8 (0.70%) Maven
9 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.35%) ZenHub
11 2 (0.18%) JIRA
12 1 (0.088%) ERwin
12 1 (0.088%) JUnit
12 1 (0.088%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.088%) PowerDesigner
12 1 (0.088%) RSpec
12 1 (0.088%) Selenium
General
1 365 (31.96%) Finance
2 154 (13.49%) Marketing
3 101 (8.84%) Banking
4 77 (6.74%) Retail
5 58 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 48 (4.20%) Games
7 26 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.10%) Advertising
9 17 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.49%) Publishing
10 16 (1.40%) Electronics
11 15 (1.31%) Legal
11 15 (1.31%) Retail Banking
12 13 (1.14%) Front Office
12 13 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.70%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.70%) Automotive
15 7 (0.61%) Law
16 6 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 386 (33.80%) Data Scientist
2 212 (18.56%) Analyst
3 167 (14.62%) Developer
4 125 (10.95%) Senior Data Scientist
5 121 (10.60%) Data Analyst
6 87 (7.62%) Consultant
7 73 (6.39%) Architect
8 59 (5.17%) Data Architect
9 53 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
10 49 (4.29%) Data Engineer
11 43 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 40 (3.50%) SQL Analyst
12 40 (3.50%) SQL Developer
13 37 (3.24%) Data Consultant
13 37 (3.24%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 36 (3.15%) C++ Developer
14 36 (3.15%) SSIS Developer
15 35 (3.06%) Junior
16 32 (2.80%) SQL BI Developer
16 32 (2.80%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (9.98%) D3.js
2 71 (6.22%) HTML
3 69 (6.04%) .NET
4 59 (5.17%) NumPy
5 52 (4.55%) HTML5
6 50 (4.38%) SciPy
7 46 (4.03%) Natural Language Processing
8 44 (3.85%) Pandas
9 39 (3.42%) scikit-learn
10 37 (3.24%) Web Services
11 26 (2.28%) Middleware
12 23 (2.01%) Kafka
12 23 (2.01%) XML
13 17 (1.49%) Cascalog
14 15 (1.31%) MLlib
15 14 (1.23%) ASP.NET
15 14 (1.23%) Django
16 13 (1.14%) CSS
16 13 (1.14%) Matplotlib
17 12 (1.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 453 (39.67%) Analytical Skills
2 365 (31.96%) Statistics
3 307 (26.88%) Computer Science
4 301 (26.36%) Visualisation
5 288 (25.22%) Mathematics
6 228 (19.96%) Algorithms
7 122 (10.68%) Physics
8 64 (5.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 51 (4.47%) Economics
9 51 (4.47%) Fintech
10 49 (4.29%) Applied Mathematics
11 42 (3.68%) Data Structures
12 39 (3.42%) Data Integration
13 36 (3.15%) Neural Network
14 32 (2.80%) Social Media
15 29 (2.54%) Credit Risk
16 28 (2.45%) Management Information System
17 27 (2.36%) User Experience
18 24 (2.10%) Mobile App
19 21 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (4.47%) Linux
2 28 (2.45%) Unix
3 7 (0.61%) Ubuntu
4 6 (0.53%) Windows
5 1 (0.088%) Android
5 1 (0.088%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (59.28%) Analytics
2 459 (40.19%) Machine Learning
3 328 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
4 224 (19.61%) Data Analytics
5 189 (16.55%) Data Analysis
6 155 (13.57%) Data Visualisation
7 146 (12.78%) ETL
8 142 (12.43%) Predictive Modelling
9 139 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
10 116 (10.16%) Open Source
11 105 (9.19%) Statistical Analysis
12 101 (8.84%) Statistical Modelling
13 98 (8.58%) Software Engineering
14 90 (7.88%) Predictive Analytics
15 62 (5.43%) Data Management
16 59 (5.17%) Data Modelling
17 58 (5.08%) Quantitative Analysis
18 57 (4.99%) MapReduce
19 56 (4.90%) Mentoring
20 55 (4.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 748 (65.50%) Python
2 585 (51.23%) SQL
3 331 (28.98%) Java
4 264 (23.12%) MATLAB
5 182 (15.94%) C++
6 151 (13.22%) Scala
7 131 (11.47%) JavaScript
8 103 (9.02%) Ruby
9 87 (7.62%) Perl
10 81 (7.09%) C#
11 71 (6.22%) C
12 46 (4.03%) VBA
13 36 (3.15%) Clojure
14 26 (2.28%) Julia
15 25 (2.19%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.40%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.31%) PHP
18 12 (1.05%) F#
19 8 (0.70%) HiveQL
20 7 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 335 (29.33%) Degree
2 251 (21.98%) PhD
3 31 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.35%) MBA
7 4 (0.35%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.18%) CIMA
9 1 (0.088%) ACCA
9 1 (0.088%) CFA
9 1 (0.088%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.52%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.31%) QA
3 4 (0.35%) CRD IV
3 4 (0.35%) EMIR
3 4 (0.35%) MiFID
4 1 (0.088%) CDISC
System Software
1 29 (2.54%) HDFS
2 28 (2.45%) VirtualBox
3 27 (2.36%) Docker
4 8 (0.70%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (0.88%) Puppet
2 6 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (0.53%) Oozie
3 5 (0.44%) Ambari
4 3 (0.26%) Graphite
4 3 (0.26%) Mesos
4 3 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.088%) Ansible
Vendors
1 209 (18.30%) Tableau
2 100 (8.76%) Oracle
3 96 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 60 (5.25%) Google
5 45 (3.94%) Informatica
6 42 (3.68%) Cloudera
7 40 (3.50%) Teradata
8 39 (3.42%) Netezza
8 39 (3.42%) SAP
9 38 (3.33%) Facebook
10 25 (2.19%) Ab Initio
11 24 (2.10%) Cognos
11 24 (2.10%) RapidMiner
12 22 (1.93%) Talend
13 21 (1.84%) Adobe
13 21 (1.84%) Alteryx
13 21 (1.84%) MicroStrategy
14 20 (1.75%) IBM
14 20 (1.75%) TIBCO
15 19 (1.66%) Apple
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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London
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £80 to £100,000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Monarch Digital
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West London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, 25 Days Holiday + More
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Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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London
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
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City, London
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Salary: £30,000 - £100,000
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£50,000(Plus excellent Package!!)
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £63,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 2 days ago
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Venturi
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City, London
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City, London
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Central London / West End
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