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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 344 449 494
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +45
Permanent jobs citing R 338 172 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.71% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 305 133 140
Average salary £61,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,500 £92,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +16.25%
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
25199 24064 28014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.07% 54.33% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21690 20490 24752
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +56 116 £65,000 +30.00% 18
Harrow - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £32,500 - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 448 (58.87%) Analytics
2 350 (45.99%) SQL
3 347 (45.60%) Hadoop
4 344 (45.20%) Java
5 294 (38.63%) Big Data
6 284 (37.32%) Python
7 269 (35.35%) SAS
8 254 (33.38%) Degree
9 241 (31.67%) SPSS
10 240 (31.54%) Mathematics
11 238 (31.27%) MATLAB
12 215 (28.25%) Finance
13 210 (27.60%) Statistics
14 198 (26.02%) Visualisation
15 189 (24.84%) Computer Science
16 166 (21.81%) PhD
17 165 (21.68%) MapReduce
18 150 (19.71%) Data Mining
19 142 (18.66%) Marketing
19 142 (18.66%) Apache Hive
20 137 (18.00%) Data Analysis
21 134 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
22 131 (17.21%) Relational Database
23 122 (16.03%) C++
24 113 (14.85%) Physics
25 110 (14.45%) Mahout
26 108 (14.19%) NoSQL
27 98 (12.88%) C#
28 96 (12.61%) Retail
29 93 (12.22%) MongoDB

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
1 269 (35.35%) SAS
2 67 (8.80%) Apache Pig
3 15 (1.97%) Apache
4 8 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.13%) Lync
7 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 241 (31.67%) SPSS
2 36 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 33 (4.34%) CPLEX
4 32 (4.20%) Stata
5 22 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (2.76%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.97%) Mathematica
8 12 (1.58%) S-PLUS
9 8 (1.05%) MS Office
10 7 (0.92%) LaTeX
11 6 (0.79%) FastStats
12 3 (0.39%) Weka
13 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (3.02%) Google Analytics
2 16 (2.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (1.58%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 9 (1.18%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.53%) Summit
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.13%) Staffware
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.13%) Magento
9 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
2 28 (3.68%) Amazon EMR
3 22 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.97%) Amazon S3
5 13 (1.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.65%) Internet
2 18 (2.37%) Kerberos
3 8 (1.05%) WAN
3 8 (1.05%) LAN
4 5 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) SMTP
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) HTTP
6 1 (0.13%) PBX
6 1 (0.13%) PSTN
6 1 (0.13%) MPLS
6 1 (0.13%) H.323
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (45.60%) Hadoop
2 294 (38.63%) Big Data
3 150 (19.71%) Data Mining
4 142 (18.66%) Apache Hive
5 131 (17.21%) Relational Database
6 110 (14.45%) Mahout
7 108 (14.19%) NoSQL
8 93 (12.22%) MongoDB
9 89 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
10 72 (9.46%) SQL Server
11 60 (7.88%) HBase
12 59 (7.75%) QlikView
13 55 (7.23%) Impala
14 33 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (3.02%) MySQL
18 20 (2.63%) RDBMS
19 17 (2.23%) Spotfire
20 15 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 54 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 18 (2.37%) JConsole
3 18 (2.37%) Log4j
4 16 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (1.71%) Yeoman
6 11 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.92%) Toad
7 7 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.66%) Subversion
8 5 (0.66%) Maven
8 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.26%) Ant
10 2 (0.26%) JUnit
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.13%) Mockito
11 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 215 (28.25%) Finance
2 142 (18.66%) Marketing
3 96 (12.61%) Retail
4 60 (7.88%) Games
5 41 (5.39%) Telecoms
6 39 (5.12%) Banking
7 24 (3.15%) Front Office
8 21 (2.76%) Advertising
9 12 (1.58%) Law
10 11 (1.45%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.31%) Legal
12 9 (1.18%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.79%) Back Office
14 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.66%) Automotive
14 5 (0.66%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.66%) Publishing
15 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.26%) German Language
16 2 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 219 (28.78%) Data Scientist
2 183 (24.05%) Developer
3 151 (19.84%) Analyst
4 89 (11.70%) Data Analyst
5 72 (9.46%) Consultant
5 72 (9.46%) Architect
6 66 (8.67%) Java Developer
7 50 (6.57%) Statistician
8 46 (6.04%) Senior Developer
9 41 (5.39%) Java Architect
10 40 (5.26%) Research Engineer
11 37 (4.86%) Senior Architect
12 36 (4.73%) Senior Java Architect
13 34 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
14 30 (3.94%) Insight Analyst
15 24 (3.15%) Senior Consultant
16 23 (3.02%) Data Consultant
17 21 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
17 21 (2.76%) SAS Analyst
17 21 (2.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.38%) HTML
2 68 (8.94%) CSS
3 57 (7.49%) HTML5
4 54 (7.10%) JSON
5 47 (6.18%) CSS3
6 44 (5.78%) REST
7 41 (5.39%) Cascading
8 37 (4.86%) SciPy
9 36 (4.73%) JDBC
10 33 (4.34%) Swing
11 32 (4.20%) .NET
12 31 (4.07%) XML
13 28 (3.68%) SOAP
14 27 (3.55%) Pandas
15 24 (3.15%) Google Closure
16 23 (3.02%) NumPy
17 22 (2.89%) Natural Language Processing
17 22 (2.89%) D3.js
17 22 (2.89%) SignalR
17 22 (2.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 240 (31.54%) Mathematics
2 210 (27.60%) Statistics
3 198 (26.02%) Visualisation
4 189 (24.84%) Computer Science
5 113 (14.85%) Physics
6 58 (7.62%) Neural Network
7 51 (6.70%) Economics
8 41 (5.39%) Data Integration
9 32 (4.20%) Open Source
9 32 (4.20%) Artificial Intelligence
10 31 (4.07%) Applied Mathematics
11 29 (3.81%) Hedge funds
12 27 (3.55%) Digital Media
13 23 (3.02%) Client/Server
14 22 (2.89%) Equities
15 18 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (1.97%) Biology
17 14 (1.84%) Credit Risk
18 11 (1.45%) Chemistry
18 11 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.15%) Linux
2 40 (5.26%) UNIX
3 10 (1.31%) Windows
4 4 (0.53%) Solaris
5 3 (0.39%) Android
6 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.26%) AIX
6 2 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (58.87%) Analytics
2 165 (21.68%) MapReduce
3 137 (18.00%) Data Analysis
4 134 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (11.96%) Data Analytics
6 90 (11.83%) Predictive Modelling
7 89 (11.70%) OO
8 78 (10.25%) ETL
9 74 (9.72%) Machine Learning
10 73 (9.59%) Multithreading
11 72 (9.46%) Statistical Analysis
12 69 (9.07%) Bayesian Methods
13 67 (8.80%) Data Modelling
14 61 (8.02%) Statistical Modelling
15 60 (7.88%) Cluster Analysis
16 59 (7.75%) Business Analysis
17 52 (6.83%) OOP
18 49 (6.44%) Data Management
18 49 (6.44%) Logistic Regression
19 45 (5.91%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 350 (45.99%) SQL
2 344 (45.20%) Java
3 284 (37.32%) Python
4 238 (31.27%) MATLAB
5 122 (16.03%) C++
6 98 (12.88%) C#
7 86 (11.30%) JavaScript
8 73 (9.59%) Scala
9 63 (8.28%) VBA
10 32 (4.20%) Perl
11 29 (3.81%) PHP
11 29 (3.81%) Clojure
12 23 (3.02%) C
13 21 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.76%) Ruby
14 19 (2.50%) F#
15 18 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.37%) VB
16 16 (2.10%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.84%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 254 (33.38%) Degree
2 166 (21.81%) PhD
3 22 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.53%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.39%) MCSE
7 3 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.57%) QA
2 17 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.53%) EMIR
3 4 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.53%) COREP
3 4 (0.53%) FINREP
3 4 (0.53%) Basel III
System Software
1 18 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.58%) HDFS
3 10 (1.31%) Apache Flume
4 8 (1.05%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 25 (3.29%) Puppet
2 21 (2.76%) Vagrant
3 17 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 81 (10.64%) Oracle
2 71 (9.33%) Tableau
3 51 (6.70%) Google
4 42 (5.52%) Microsoft
5 33 (4.34%) Business Objects
5 33 (4.34%) IBM
6 28 (3.68%) Informatica
7 23 (3.02%) Cognos
8 19 (2.50%) Ab Initio
9 17 (2.23%) Teradata
10 16 (2.10%) Omniture
10 16 (2.10%) Talend
11 14 (1.84%) Netezza
12 12 (1.58%) LexisNexis
12 12 (1.58%) Sybase
12 12 (1.58%) MicroStrategy
13 11 (1.45%) Adobe
13 11 (1.45%) Cloudera
14 10 (1.31%) Alteryx
15 9 (1.18%) MapR
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year + benefits & share options
Posted: 8 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year + benefits & share options
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago