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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 281 303 434
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +131
Permanent jobs citing R 428 463 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.05% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.96% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 352 358 217
Median salary £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
20658 23613 23564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.31% 53.47% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18133 20359 20272
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 46 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Twickenham +10 1 £40,000 +77.77%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 569 (65.03%) Python
2 521 (59.54%) Analytics
3 471 (53.83%) SQL
4 383 (43.77%) Analytical Skills
5 324 (37.03%) Machine Learning
6 314 (35.89%) Big Data
7 293 (33.49%) Hadoop
8 290 (33.14%) SAS
9 277 (31.66%) Degree
10 243 (27.77%) Statistics
11 237 (27.09%) Java
12 229 (26.17%) Computer Science
13 226 (25.83%) Finance
14 224 (25.60%) Business Intelligence
15 213 (24.34%) Mathematics
16 207 (23.66%) Visualisation
17 185 (21.14%) Apache Spark
18 180 (20.57%) Data Analytics
19 178 (20.34%) Tableau
20 177 (20.23%) Data Analysis
21 171 (19.54%) PhD
22 161 (18.40%) MATLAB
23 159 (18.17%) Data Mining
24 151 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
25 146 (16.69%) SPSS
26 137 (15.66%) Marketing
27 133 (15.20%) SQL Server
28 128 (14.63%) Algorithms
29 127 (14.51%) Apache Hive
30 117 (13.37%) NoSQL

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
1 290 (33.14%) SAS
2 185 (21.14%) Apache Spark
3 67 (7.66%) Apache Pig
4 46 (5.26%) Apache
5 40 (4.57%) SharePoint
6 23 (2.63%) CMS
7 14 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.91%) ArcGIS
9 6 (0.69%) nginx
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.11%) Confluence
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 146 (16.69%) SPSS
2 63 (7.20%) MS Excel
3 30 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.83%) GNU Octave
5 12 (1.37%) MS Office
6 7 (0.80%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.57%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.57%) Stata
8 4 (0.46%) EViews
8 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.34%) Gephi
9 3 (0.34%) Weka
10 2 (0.23%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.23%) Maple
10 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.83%) FastStats
2 12 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.57%) Summit
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle AML
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 106 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (5.14%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (4.69%) Amazon EMR
5 30 (3.43%) Amazon S3
6 23 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (1.71%) Google Analytics
9 12 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
10 10 (1.14%) Azure Machine Learning
11 9 (1.03%) Amazon Kinesis
11 9 (1.03%) PaaS
12 7 (0.80%) Data Lake Analytics
12 7 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
12 7 (0.80%) IaaS
13 5 (0.57%) GitHub
14 4 (0.46%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.34%) Route 53
16 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.26%) Internet
2 5 (0.57%) FTP
3 3 (0.34%) Skype
4 2 (0.23%) BGP
4 2 (0.23%) Firewall
4 2 (0.23%) LAN
4 2 (0.23%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) Broadband
5 1 (0.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (35.89%) Big Data
2 293 (33.49%) Hadoop
3 159 (18.17%) Data Mining
4 133 (15.20%) SQL Server
5 127 (14.51%) Apache Hive
6 117 (13.37%) NoSQL
7 107 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
8 85 (9.71%) QlikView
9 68 (7.77%) MongoDB
10 64 (7.31%) Relational Database
11 60 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 54 (6.17%) MySQL
13 52 (5.94%) HBase
14 47 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
14 47 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
15 43 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 43 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 40 (4.57%) Power BI
17 39 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 40 (4.57%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 34 (3.89%) Vagrant
4 23 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.94%) Yeoman
6 15 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (0.91%) JIRA
8 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (0.34%) Maven
10 2 (0.23%) RSpec
10 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.23%) Subversion
11 1 (0.11%) Capybara
11 1 (0.11%) Mercurial
General
1 226 (25.83%) Finance
2 137 (15.66%) Marketing
3 86 (9.83%) Retail
4 38 (4.34%) Banking
5 31 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (3.09%) Games
8 22 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.29%) Advertising
10 19 (2.17%) Front Office
11 16 (1.83%) Legal
12 12 (1.37%) Electronics
13 8 (0.91%) Publishing
14 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.57%) Law
17 4 (0.46%) Back Office
18 2 (0.23%) iGaming
19 1 (0.11%) Billing
19 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 318 (36.34%) Data Scientist
2 158 (18.06%) Analyst
3 126 (14.40%) Developer
4 81 (9.26%) Consultant
5 74 (8.46%) Senior Data Scientist
6 62 (7.09%) Data Analyst
7 51 (5.83%) Architect
8 45 (5.14%) Insight Analyst
9 43 (4.91%) Data Engineer
9 43 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
10 41 (4.69%) C# Developer
10 41 (4.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 40 (4.57%) Data Architect
12 38 (4.34%) Data Consultant
13 31 (3.54%) .NET Developer
13 31 (3.54%) Analytics Consultant
13 31 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
14 30 (3.43%) Analytics Manager
14 30 (3.43%) Big Data Architect
14 30 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (10.29%) .NET
2 66 (7.54%) HTML
3 52 (5.94%) Natural Language Processing
4 48 (5.49%) D3.js
5 38 (4.34%) ASP.NET
6 36 (4.11%) CSS
7 34 (3.89%) scikit-learn
8 33 (3.77%) NumPy
9 30 (3.43%) Web Services
10 29 (3.31%) Kafka
11 27 (3.09%) Pandas
12 26 (2.97%) SciPy
13 17 (1.94%) Cascalog
14 15 (1.71%) HTML5
15 13 (1.49%) Ajax
15 13 (1.49%) Lucene
16 12 (1.37%) .NET Framework
17 11 (1.26%) AngularJS
17 11 (1.26%) Node.js
18 8 (0.91%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 383 (43.77%) Analytical Skills
2 243 (27.77%) Statistics
3 229 (26.17%) Computer Science
4 213 (24.34%) Mathematics
5 207 (23.66%) Visualisation
6 128 (14.63%) Algorithms
7 71 (8.11%) Physics
8 44 (5.03%) Neural Network
9 34 (3.89%) Fintech
10 31 (3.54%) Economics
11 30 (3.43%) Artificial Intelligence
12 25 (2.86%) Mobile App
13 24 (2.74%) Credit Risk
14 23 (2.63%) Biotechnology
15 19 (2.17%) Applied Mathematics
15 19 (2.17%) Hedge funds
16 16 (1.83%) Social Media
17 13 (1.49%) Data Integration
18 11 (1.26%) Management Information System
19 10 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.43%) Linux
2 32 (3.66%) Unix
3 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
3 4 (0.46%) Windows
4 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (59.54%) Analytics
2 324 (37.03%) Machine Learning
3 224 (25.60%) Business Intelligence
4 180 (20.57%) Data Analytics
5 177 (20.23%) Data Analysis
6 151 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
7 113 (12.91%) Statistical Analysis
8 110 (12.57%) Data Visualisation
9 104 (11.89%) ETL
10 81 (9.26%) Predictive Modelling
11 78 (8.91%) Statistical Modelling
12 72 (8.23%) Predictive Analytics
13 69 (7.89%) MapReduce
13 69 (7.89%) Software Engineering
14 68 (7.77%) Open Source
15 57 (6.51%) Mentoring
16 55 (6.29%) E-Commerce
17 52 (5.94%) Data Modelling
18 49 (5.60%) Project Management
19 44 (5.03%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 569 (65.03%) Python
2 471 (53.83%) SQL
3 237 (27.09%) Java
4 161 (18.40%) MATLAB
5 105 (12.00%) C#
6 104 (11.89%) C++
7 91 (10.40%) Scala
8 86 (9.83%) JavaScript
9 49 (5.60%) VBA
10 47 (5.37%) PHP
11 46 (5.26%) Ruby
12 31 (3.54%) Perl
13 26 (2.97%) Clojure
14 24 (2.74%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.06%) Cypher
16 16 (1.83%) C
16 16 (1.83%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.49%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.03%) Julia
19 4 (0.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 277 (31.66%) Degree
2 171 (19.54%) PhD
3 11 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.34%) ISEB
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.34%) MBA
7 3 (0.34%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.11%) MCTS
9 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.46%) QA
2 27 (3.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.34%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) IAS 39
System Software
1 36 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
2 31 (3.54%) HDFS
3 30 (3.43%) Docker
4 29 (3.31%) VirtualBox
5 25 (2.86%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.23%) GPFS
7 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.26%) Ansible
3 4 (0.46%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Graphite
4 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 178 (20.34%) Tableau
2 77 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 75 (8.57%) Oracle
4 38 (4.34%) Cloudera
4 38 (4.34%) Google
5 33 (3.77%) Hortonworks
6 30 (3.43%) MicroStrategy
7 27 (3.09%) Alteryx
8 26 (2.97%) SAP
9 24 (2.74%) IBM
9 24 (2.74%) Netezza
10 23 (2.63%) Vertica
11 21 (2.40%) Teradata
12 18 (2.06%) Informatica
13 15 (1.71%) Talend
14 13 (1.49%) Splunk
15 11 (1.26%) Facebook
15 11 (1.26%) RapidMiner
16 10 (1.14%) Cognos
16 10 (1.14%) Hyperion
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Auravita.com
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
PCR
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum with generous stock equity!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
PCR
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum with generous stock equity!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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