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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 289 318 468
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +150
Permanent jobs citing R 396 374 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.82% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.51% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 333 330 102
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
22014 24697 24472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.45% 54.36% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18855 20857 21110
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +53 103 £55,000 - 17
Ealing - 2 £57,500 -
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 463 (63.77%) Analytics
2 337 (46.42%) Python
3 336 (46.28%) SQL
4 304 (41.87%) SAS
5 295 (40.63%) Big Data
6 256 (35.26%) Analytical Skills
7 248 (34.16%) Hadoop
8 204 (28.10%) Business Intelligence
9 198 (27.27%) Finance
10 194 (26.72%) SPSS
11 191 (26.31%) MATLAB
12 180 (24.79%) Degree
13 157 (21.63%) Visualisation
14 153 (21.07%) PhD
15 150 (20.66%) Statistics
16 143 (19.70%) Data Analysis
17 142 (19.56%) Algorithms
18 141 (19.42%) Mathematics
19 132 (18.18%) Data Mining
20 131 (18.04%) Computer Science
21 126 (17.36%) Java
22 124 (17.08%) Oracle
23 120 (16.53%) QlikView
24 117 (16.12%) Marketing
25 115 (15.84%) Data Analytics
26 106 (14.60%) Statistical Modelling
27 101 (13.91%) Tableau
28 98 (13.50%) Machine Learning
29 97 (13.36%) Data Modelling
30 93 (12.81%) ETL

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 304 (41.87%) SAS
2 75 (10.33%) Apache Pig
3 35 (4.82%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.10%) Apache
5 6 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.69%) IIS
7 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.55%) Lync
8 2 (0.28%) Node.js
8 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.14%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 194 (26.72%) SPSS
2 24 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 23 (3.17%) Weka
4 22 (3.03%) Stata
5 17 (2.34%) MS Office
6 14 (1.93%) Mathematica
6 14 (1.93%) CPLEX
7 12 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (1.10%) GNU Octave
9 6 (0.83%) LaTeX
9 6 (0.83%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.69%) Gephi
11 4 (0.55%) FastStats
11 4 (0.55%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.28%) EViews
12 2 (0.28%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.10%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 7 (0.96%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.41%) HFM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.14%) Summit
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (4.13%) Amazon EMR
4 25 (3.44%) Amazon S3
5 21 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.69%) SaaS
8 4 (0.55%) Office 365
8 4 (0.55%) GitHub
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.07%) Internet
2 12 (1.65%) Wireless
2 12 (1.65%) WAN
3 10 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (0.83%) Broadband
5 5 (0.69%) PBX
5 5 (0.69%) MPLS
5 5 (0.69%) Firewall
6 4 (0.55%) VoIP
7 3 (0.41%) LAN
7 3 (0.41%) DAB
7 3 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (0.41%) 4G
8 2 (0.28%) SAN
8 2 (0.28%) HTTP
8 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.14%) VPN
9 1 (0.14%) DNS
9 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (40.63%) Big Data
2 248 (34.16%) Hadoop
3 132 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 120 (16.53%) QlikView
5 85 (11.71%) SQL Server
6 79 (10.88%) Apache Hive
7 78 (10.74%) NoSQL
8 71 (9.78%) MongoDB
9 66 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 58 (7.99%) Mahout
11 49 (6.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 43 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (5.10%) HBase
14 35 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 35 (4.82%) Spotfire
14 35 (4.82%) Oracle BI EE
15 32 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (4.41%) Relational Database
16 30 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
17 27 (3.72%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (3.99%) Jenkins
2 28 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.89%) Yeoman
4 18 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (1.10%) Toad
7 7 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.55%) Maven
9 3 (0.41%) Subversion
10 2 (0.28%) JUnit
10 2 (0.28%) JIRA
10 2 (0.28%) Selenium
10 2 (0.28%) Firebug
10 2 (0.28%) JBehave
10 2 (0.28%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.28%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 198 (27.27%) Finance
2 117 (16.12%) Marketing
3 54 (7.44%) Retail
4 48 (6.61%) Banking
5 37 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.31%) Games
7 17 (2.34%) Back Office
8 16 (2.20%) Front Office
8 16 (2.20%) Advertising
9 8 (1.10%) Electronics
10 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.69%) Publishing
13 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 219 (30.17%) Data Scientist
2 192 (26.45%) Analyst
3 87 (11.98%) Data Analyst
4 66 (9.09%) Developer
5 64 (8.82%) Consultant
6 58 (7.99%) Architect
7 35 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 34 (4.68%) Business Analyst
9 29 (3.99%) Senior Analyst
10 26 (3.58%) Data Architect
11 20 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 20 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 20 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 20 (2.75%) Big Data Architect
12 19 (2.62%) Data Consultant
13 18 (2.48%) Python Developer
13 18 (2.48%) Junior
13 18 (2.48%) Insight Analyst
14 17 (2.34%) C++ Developer
14 17 (2.34%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.79%) D3.js
2 37 (5.10%) Pandas
2 37 (5.10%) SciPy
3 32 (4.41%) scikit-learn
4 27 (3.72%) Natural Language Processing
5 23 (3.17%) NumPy
6 22 (3.03%) HTML
6 22 (3.03%) Web Services
7 21 (2.89%) .NET
7 21 (2.89%) Cascalog
8 18 (2.48%) Cascading
9 15 (2.07%) Flash
10 14 (1.93%) CSS
10 14 (1.93%) Matplotlib
11 13 (1.79%) XML
12 12 (1.65%) jQuery
13 11 (1.52%) HTML5
13 11 (1.52%) WinForms
14 8 (1.10%) RESTful
14 8 (1.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 256 (35.26%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (21.63%) Visualisation
3 150 (20.66%) Statistics
4 142 (19.56%) Algorithms
5 141 (19.42%) Mathematics
6 131 (18.04%) Computer Science
7 57 (7.85%) Open Source
8 55 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 34 (4.68%) Data Structures
10 33 (4.55%) Physics
11 23 (3.17%) Economics
12 22 (3.03%) Data Integration
13 18 (2.48%) Hedge funds
14 17 (2.34%) Social Media
15 15 (2.07%) Tandem
15 15 (2.07%) Applied Mathematics
16 14 (1.93%) Neural Network
16 14 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (1.93%) Credit Risk
17 12 (1.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.92%) Linux
2 25 (3.44%) Windows
3 16 (2.20%) UNIX
4 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.69%) Android
6 4 (0.55%) CentOS
6 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (63.77%) Analytics
2 204 (28.10%) Business Intelligence
3 143 (19.70%) Data Analysis
4 115 (15.84%) Data Analytics
5 106 (14.60%) Statistical Modelling
6 98 (13.50%) Machine Learning
7 97 (13.36%) Data Modelling
8 93 (12.81%) ETL
9 84 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (10.88%) Predictive Modelling
11 76 (10.47%) Statistical Analysis
12 51 (7.02%) MapReduce
13 49 (6.75%) Predictive Analytics
14 48 (6.61%) Software Engineering
15 39 (5.37%) Unit Testing
16 37 (5.10%) Project Management
17 34 (4.68%) Data Management
17 34 (4.68%) Big Data Analytics
17 34 (4.68%) Data Visualisation
18 33 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 337 (46.42%) Python
2 336 (46.28%) SQL
3 191 (26.31%) MATLAB
4 126 (17.36%) Java
5 65 (8.95%) C++
6 63 (8.68%) VBA
7 57 (7.85%) C#
8 46 (6.34%) Scala
9 42 (5.79%) JavaScript
10 30 (4.13%) Clojure
11 28 (3.86%) Ruby
12 25 (3.44%) Perl
13 23 (3.17%) C
14 22 (3.03%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.75%) PHP
16 13 (1.79%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.83%) VB
17 6 (0.83%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.69%) Golang
18 5 (0.69%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 180 (24.79%) Degree
2 153 (21.07%) PhD
3 18 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.38%) CCIE
6 9 (1.24%) CCNP
7 6 (0.83%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.41%) CCNA
8 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.28%) MBA
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.28%) MCSE
9 2 (0.28%) MCSA
9 2 (0.28%) CCA
9 2 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.28%) NCIE
9 2 (0.28%) VCP5
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.20%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.41%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.14%) EMIR
4 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 21 (2.89%) VirtualBox
2 8 (1.10%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.69%) vSphere
3 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.55%) HDFS
5 3 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.28%) XenApp
6 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (2.89%) Vagrant
2 8 (1.10%) Puppet
3 7 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.69%) OPNET
5 4 (0.55%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.41%) SCOM
7 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.28%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 124 (17.08%) Oracle
2 101 (13.91%) Tableau
3 66 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 51 (7.02%) Informatica
5 46 (6.34%) Microsoft
6 39 (5.37%) Google
7 27 (3.72%) Teradata
8 25 (3.44%) Ab Initio
8 25 (3.44%) IBM
9 23 (3.17%) Netezza
10 21 (2.89%) Adobe
11 20 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
12 19 (2.62%) Cisco
13 18 (2.48%) Omniture
14 17 (2.34%) SAP
15 16 (2.20%) Cognos
16 13 (1.79%) Alteryx
17 10 (1.38%) Vertica
17 10 (1.38%) Sony
18 9 (1.24%) Talend
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search Ltd
Salary: OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-90k + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MoneySuperMarket.com
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-£60k +performance bonus + pension + healthcare and more.
Posted: 3 days ago