The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / London
Rank 210 226 358
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +132
Permanent jobs citing R 496 599 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.48% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 2.73% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 431 531 279
Median salary £60,000 £60,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% +5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
18376 21950 21374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.85% 54.08% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 19230 18347
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

R Salary Histogram in London

R
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 83 £57,500 +4.54% 23
West End of London +8 2 £65,000 +1.96% 3
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for R.

1 646 (69.69%) Python
2 517 (55.77%) SQL
3 502 (54.15%) Analytics
4 387 (41.75%) Degree
5 336 (36.25%) Big Data
6 322 (34.74%) Analytical Skills
6 322 (34.74%) Mathematics
7 317 (34.20%) Hadoop
8 304 (32.79%) Machine Learning
9 279 (30.10%) Computer Science
10 261 (28.16%) Statistics
11 258 (27.83%) Finance
12 250 (26.97%) SAS
13 249 (26.86%) Apache Spark
14 241 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
15 220 (23.73%) Java
16 207 (22.33%) PhD
17 202 (21.79%) Visualisation
18 195 (21.04%) Tableau
19 168 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
20 159 (17.15%) ETL
21 156 (16.83%) Algorithms
22 150 (16.18%) MATLAB
23 147 (15.86%) Marketing
24 135 (14.56%) Scala
25 126 (13.59%) SPSS
25 126 (13.59%) C#
25 126 (13.59%) Data Visualisation
26 123 (13.27%) Data Analysis
27 109 (11.76%) Linux

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 250 (26.97%) SAS
2 249 (26.86%) Apache Spark
3 74 (7.98%) Apache
4 64 (6.90%) Apache Pig
5 41 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (3.02%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.62%) CMS
8 9 (0.97%) Confluence
8 9 (0.97%) JBoss
8 9 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
9 8 (0.86%) Luigi
10 6 (0.65%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.54%) nginx
12 3 (0.32%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.22%) uWSGI
Applications
1 126 (13.59%) SPSS
2 67 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.16%) Stata
4 19 (2.05%) EViews
5 11 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.86%) MS Office
7 6 (0.65%) SPSS Modeler
8 5 (0.54%) GNU Octave
9 4 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.32%) Gephi
10 3 (0.32%) Weka
11 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (0.32%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 84 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.75%) Google Analytics
3 35 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
7 14 (1.51%) Amazon S3
8 13 (1.40%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (1.08%) GitHub
10 3 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.32%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 3 (0.32%) Data Lake Analytics
10 3 (0.32%) FinancialForce.com
10 3 (0.32%) Force.com
11 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.22%) IaaS
11 2 (0.22%) SaaS
12 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.54%) FTP
2 4 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (36.25%) Big Data
2 317 (34.20%) Hadoop
3 108 (11.65%) Data Mining
4 107 (11.54%) Apache Hive
5 101 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
6 98 (10.57%) SQL Server
7 97 (10.46%) MongoDB
8 90 (9.71%) NoSQL
9 83 (8.95%) Relational Database
10 77 (8.31%) QlikView
11 68 (7.34%) Power BI
12 59 (6.36%) Neo4j
13 53 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 44 (4.75%) MySQL
15 40 (4.31%) HBase
16 39 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
16 39 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 35 (3.78%) Amazon Redshift
18 34 (3.67%) GIS
19 32 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 26 (2.80%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.83%) JIRA
4 16 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
5 14 (1.51%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.97%) Travis CI
7 6 (0.65%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.54%) Yeoman
9 4 (0.43%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.32%) Apache Continuum
10 3 (0.32%) JUnit
10 3 (0.32%) Subversion
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.11%) Capybara
12 1 (0.11%) Maven
12 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.11%) RSpec
12 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 258 (27.83%) Finance
2 147 (15.86%) Marketing
3 75 (8.09%) Retail
4 68 (7.34%) Banking
5 31 (3.34%) Front Office
6 25 (2.70%) Advertising
7 23 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.27%) Legal
9 16 (1.73%) Games
9 16 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.54%) Publishing
14 4 (0.43%) Law
14 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.32%) Electronics
16 2 (0.22%) Back Office
16 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 297 (32.04%) Data Scientist
2 195 (21.04%) Analyst
3 153 (16.50%) Developer
4 81 (8.74%) Data Engineer
5 75 (8.09%) Consultant
6 71 (7.66%) Senior Data Scientist
7 53 (5.72%) Data Analyst
8 50 (5.39%) Data Consultant
9 48 (5.18%) C# Developer
10 47 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 44 (4.75%) Analytics Manager
12 37 (3.99%) Data Analytics Manager
12 37 (3.99%) Python Developer
13 33 (3.56%) .NET Developer
14 31 (3.34%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 30 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
16 29 (3.13%) Architect
16 29 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
17 28 (3.02%) Quantitative Developer
18 27 (2.91%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (7.66%) .NET
2 70 (7.55%) HTML
3 37 (3.99%) Kafka
4 36 (3.88%) CSS
5 35 (3.78%) NumPy
6 34 (3.67%) Web Services
7 31 (3.34%) D3.js
8 30 (3.24%) ASP.NET
9 27 (2.91%) Natural Language Processing
10 25 (2.70%) LAMP
11 24 (2.59%) Ajax
12 21 (2.27%) REST
13 19 (2.05%) Flask
14 17 (1.83%) .NET Framework
15 16 (1.73%) Pandas
15 16 (1.73%) scikit-learn
16 15 (1.62%) SciPy
17 13 (1.40%) Ruby on Rails
18 11 (1.19%) Django
18 11 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 322 (34.74%) Analytical Skills
2 279 (30.10%) Computer Science
3 156 (16.83%) Algorithms
4 45 (4.85%) Credit Risk
5 32 (3.45%) Fintech
6 20 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 15 (1.62%) Biotechnology
8 15 (1.62%) Derivative
9 14 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.51%) Social Media
10 13 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.19%) Equities
11 11 (1.19%) User Experience
12 9 (0.97%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.97%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
13 7 (0.76%) Taxonomies
14 6 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 109 (11.76%) Linux
2 41 (4.42%) Unix
3 14 (1.51%) Windows
4 4 (0.43%) CentOS
4 4 (0.43%) Debian
4 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (54.15%) Analytics
2 322 (34.74%) Mathematics
3 304 (32.79%) Machine Learning
4 261 (28.16%) Statistics
5 241 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
6 202 (21.79%) Visualisation
7 168 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (17.15%) ETL
9 126 (13.59%) Data Visualisation
10 123 (13.27%) Data Analysis
11 109 (11.76%) Data Analytics
12 91 (9.82%) Physics
13 84 (9.06%) Statistical Modelling
14 82 (8.85%) E-Commerce
15 79 (8.52%) Data Modelling
16 77 (8.31%) Predictive Modelling
17 73 (7.87%) Statistical Analysis
18 65 (7.01%) Predictive Analytics
19 61 (6.58%) Open Source
20 57 (6.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 646 (69.69%) Python
2 517 (55.77%) SQL
3 220 (23.73%) Java
4 150 (16.18%) MATLAB
5 135 (14.56%) Scala
6 126 (13.59%) C#
7 98 (10.57%) C++
8 55 (5.93%) JavaScript
9 51 (5.50%) PHP
10 45 (4.85%) VBA
11 44 (4.75%) Ruby
12 32 (3.45%) T-SQL
13 28 (3.02%) C
14 26 (2.80%) Perl
15 21 (2.27%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.40%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.65%) Clojure
17 6 (0.65%) Cypher
18 4 (0.43%) Fortran
19 3 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 387 (41.75%) Degree
2 207 (22.33%) PhD
3 15 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.19%) ISEB
4 11 (1.19%) MCTS
5 10 (1.08%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.54%) CFA
7 4 (0.43%) MCP
8 3 (0.32%) CBAP
8 3 (0.32%) IIBA
9 2 (0.22%) MCITP
9 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) MBA
10 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.67%) QA
2 28 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.97%) MiFID
4 8 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.86%) EMIR
4 8 (0.86%) IFRS
4 8 (0.86%) IFRS 9
5 3 (0.32%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.22%) Basel III
6 2 (0.22%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.11%) GCP
System Software
1 26 (2.80%) Apache Flume
2 17 (1.83%) Docker
3 15 (1.62%) HDFS
4 6 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (1.08%) Ansible
1 10 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.65%) Kibana
2 6 (0.65%) logstash
3 3 (0.32%) Ambari
3 3 (0.32%) Oozie
3 3 (0.32%) Puppet
4 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.11%) StatsD
Vendors
1 195 (21.04%) Tableau
2 74 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 72 (7.77%) Google
4 31 (3.34%) Oracle
5 27 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
6 23 (2.48%) SAP
7 20 (2.16%) TIBCO
8 18 (1.94%) Cloudera
9 16 (1.73%) Talend
9 16 (1.73%) Teradata
10 15 (1.62%) Vertica
11 14 (1.51%) Alteryx
12 13 (1.40%) Hortonworks
12 13 (1.40%) Hyperion
13 12 (1.29%) Netezza
14 11 (1.19%) IBM
15 9 (0.97%) Informatica
15 9 (0.97%) RapidMiner
16 8 (0.86%) Platfora
16 8 (0.86%) Red Hat
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + LTI
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 25% Bonus + LTI + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago