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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 334 363 495
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +132
Permanent jobs citing R 326 279 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.65% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 274 248 97
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £40,000 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
20745 23291 24932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.85% 54.27% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17903 19633 21766
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 £36,175 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +28 77 £65,000 +8.33% 10
Croydon - 6 £24,000 -
Romford - 1 £65,000 -
Southall - 1 £37,701 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 363 (58.74%) Analytics
2 273 (44.17%) SAS
3 269 (43.53%) SQL
4 258 (41.75%) Big Data
5 251 (40.61%) Python
6 204 (33.01%) Hadoop
7 183 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
8 176 (28.48%) SPSS
9 170 (27.51%) Finance
10 159 (25.73%) Degree
11 152 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
12 150 (24.27%) MATLAB
13 142 (22.98%) Algorithms
14 135 (21.84%) Java
15 126 (20.39%) Mathematics
16 125 (20.23%) Computer Science
17 124 (20.06%) PhD
18 120 (19.42%) Statistics
19 112 (18.12%) Data Analysis
20 110 (17.80%) Oracle
21 107 (17.31%) Data Mining
22 100 (16.18%) Visualisation
23 88 (14.24%) Marketing
24 86 (13.92%) Data Analytics
25 82 (13.27%) SQL Server
26 81 (13.11%) QlikView
27 77 (12.46%) Statistical Modelling
28 76 (12.30%) ETL
29 71 (11.49%) Machine Learning
30 70 (11.33%) C++

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 273 (44.17%) SAS
2 53 (8.58%) Apache Pig
3 13 (2.10%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.97%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.65%) IIS
7 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.65%) Lync
8 3 (0.49%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.32%) Node.js
9 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) Apache
10 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 176 (28.48%) SPSS
2 29 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 26 (4.21%) Weka
4 23 (3.72%) Stata
5 18 (2.91%) MS Office
6 16 (2.59%) CPLEX
7 7 (1.13%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.97%) S-PLUS
8 6 (0.97%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.81%) LaTeX
10 4 (0.65%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.49%) Gephi
11 3 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.32%) FastStats
12 2 (0.32%) EViews
Business Applications
1 31 (5.02%) Google Analytics
2 19 (3.07%) Oracle Financials
2 19 (3.07%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (3.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (3.07%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (3.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (1.78%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (1.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 6 (0.97%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.32%) HFM
9 2 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.32%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.16%) Summit
10 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
1 19 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (2.10%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.46%) GitHub
6 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.65%) SaaS
7 4 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.07%) Internet
2 10 (1.62%) WAN
3 8 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (1.13%) Wireless
5 5 (0.81%) PBX
5 5 (0.81%) Firewall
5 5 (0.81%) HTTP
5 5 (0.81%) MPLS
6 3 (0.49%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.32%) SAN
8 1 (0.16%) Broadband
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
8 1 (0.16%) DNS
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) OSPF
8 1 (0.16%) BGP
8 1 (0.16%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (41.75%) Big Data
2 204 (33.01%) Hadoop
3 107 (17.31%) Data Mining
4 82 (13.27%) SQL Server
5 81 (13.11%) QlikView
6 64 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (9.55%) Apache Hive
7 59 (9.55%) MongoDB
7 59 (9.55%) NoSQL
8 54 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 50 (8.09%) Mahout
10 41 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (5.66%) Relational Database
13 27 (4.37%) HBase
14 24 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (3.40%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.10%) Yeoman
4 12 (1.94%) Maven
5 8 (1.29%) Toad
5 8 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.49%) Log4j
8 3 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.49%) JConsole
9 2 (0.32%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.32%) Subversion
9 2 (0.32%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.32%) JBehave
9 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 170 (27.51%) Finance
2 88 (14.24%) Marketing
3 51 (8.25%) Retail
4 45 (7.28%) Banking
5 23 (3.72%) Games
6 17 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.43%) Front Office
8 13 (2.10%) Back Office
8 13 (2.10%) Publishing
9 8 (1.29%) Advertising
10 6 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.65%) Law
11 4 (0.65%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.49%) German Language
12 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 168 (27.18%) Data Scientist
2 153 (24.76%) Analyst
3 84 (13.59%) Developer
4 66 (10.68%) Data Analyst
5 44 (7.12%) Architect
6 34 (5.50%) Consultant
7 26 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 23 (3.72%) Business Analyst
9 19 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 18 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 18 (2.91%) Support Analyst
10 18 (2.91%) Java Developer
11 17 (2.75%) Business Manager
12 16 (2.59%) Junior
13 15 (2.43%) C++ Developer
13 15 (2.43%) Python Developer
13 15 (2.43%) Web Analyst
14 14 (2.27%) Data Architect
15 13 (2.10%) C# Developer
16 12 (1.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.85%) HTML
2 21 (3.40%) CSS
2 21 (3.40%) SciPy
2 21 (3.40%) D3.js
3 20 (3.24%) Pandas
4 18 (2.91%) jQuery
5 16 (2.59%) Cascading
6 15 (2.43%) .NET
7 14 (2.27%) XML
7 14 (2.27%) HTML5
8 13 (2.10%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (2.10%) Cascalog
8 13 (2.10%) Spring
9 11 (1.78%) Spring MVC
9 11 (1.78%) WF
10 10 (1.62%) CSS3
11 9 (1.46%) Google Maps API
11 9 (1.46%) Flash
11 9 (1.46%) Web Services
12 8 (1.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 183 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (22.98%) Algorithms
3 126 (20.39%) Mathematics
4 125 (20.23%) Computer Science
5 120 (19.42%) Statistics
6 100 (16.18%) Visualisation
7 43 (6.96%) Physics
7 43 (6.96%) Artificial Intelligence
8 39 (6.31%) Open Source
9 34 (5.50%) Data Structures
10 23 (3.72%) Data Integration
11 22 (3.56%) Economics
12 19 (3.07%) Social Media
12 19 (3.07%) Hedge funds
13 17 (2.75%) Chemistry
14 16 (2.59%) Tandem
15 13 (2.10%) Applied Mathematics
16 12 (1.94%) Biology
16 12 (1.94%) Credit Risk
16 12 (1.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.83%) Linux
2 25 (4.05%) Windows
3 21 (3.40%) UNIX
4 9 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.65%) CentOS
5 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Android
7 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (58.74%) Analytics
2 152 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
3 112 (18.12%) Data Analysis
4 86 (13.92%) Data Analytics
5 77 (12.46%) Statistical Modelling
6 76 (12.30%) ETL
7 71 (11.49%) Machine Learning
8 67 (10.84%) Data Modelling
9 66 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (8.74%) Statistical Analysis
11 50 (8.09%) Predictive Modelling
12 41 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 38 (6.15%) MapReduce
14 37 (5.99%) Project Management
15 33 (5.34%) Mentoring
16 32 (5.18%) Bayesian Methods
16 32 (5.18%) OO
17 29 (4.69%) Data Management
17 29 (4.69%) Customer Insight
17 29 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 269 (43.53%) SQL
2 251 (40.61%) Python
3 150 (24.27%) MATLAB
4 135 (21.84%) Java
5 70 (11.33%) C++
6 56 (9.06%) C#
7 49 (7.93%) JavaScript
8 39 (6.31%) VBA
9 33 (5.34%) Scala
10 23 (3.72%) C
11 20 (3.24%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.24%) Clojure
12 19 (3.07%) Ruby
13 16 (2.59%) Perl
14 12 (1.94%) PHP
14 12 (1.94%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.78%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.29%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.97%) VB
18 4 (0.65%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 159 (25.73%) Degree
2 124 (20.06%) PhD
3 13 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.29%) CCIE
6 7 (1.13%) CCNP
6 7 (1.13%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.49%) CCNA
9 2 (0.32%) CCA
9 2 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 2 (0.32%) MCSA
9 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.32%) NCIE
9 2 (0.32%) VCP5
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.99%) QA
2 6 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (2.10%) VirtualBox
2 5 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.81%) vSphere
3 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.49%) HDFS
5 2 (0.32%) XenApp
5 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (2.75%) Puppet
1 17 (2.75%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.65%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.49%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.49%) SCOM
4 2 (0.32%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (17.80%) Oracle
2 70 (11.33%) Business Objects
3 54 (8.74%) Tableau
4 46 (7.44%) Informatica
5 40 (6.47%) Microsoft
6 36 (5.83%) Google
7 30 (4.85%) Ab Initio
8 24 (3.88%) Teradata
9 22 (3.56%) IBM
10 18 (2.91%) Cisco
10 18 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
11 16 (2.59%) Sony
11 16 (2.59%) SAP
12 15 (2.43%) Adobe
13 13 (2.10%) Netezza
14 11 (1.78%) Omniture
15 10 (1.62%) LexisNexis
16 7 (1.13%) VMware
16 7 (1.13%) Cognos
16 7 (1.13%) Dell
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salt
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + exclusive benefits
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