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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 278 308 440
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +132
Permanent jobs citing R 462 437 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.03% 0.90% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 1.65% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 368 384 119
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 £37,500 £40,000 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
23120 26464 24552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.78% 54.36% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19799 22461 21174
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 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 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 April 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 +46 117 £55,000 -13.72% 17
Uxbridge - 3 £50,000 -
Ealing - 2 £57,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 520 (65.91%) Analytics
2 409 (51.84%) SQL
3 385 (48.80%) Python
4 347 (43.98%) SAS
5 332 (42.08%) Big Data
6 306 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
7 275 (34.85%) Hadoop
8 238 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
9 224 (28.39%) SPSS
10 217 (27.50%) Degree
11 216 (27.38%) Finance
12 201 (25.48%) MATLAB
13 183 (23.19%) Visualisation
14 179 (22.69%) Statistics
15 160 (20.28%) PhD
16 152 (19.26%) Data Mining
17 151 (19.14%) Marketing
18 149 (18.88%) Mathematics
18 149 (18.88%) Data Analysis
19 144 (18.25%) Computer Science
20 141 (17.87%) Data Analytics
21 140 (17.74%) QlikView
21 140 (17.74%) Java
22 139 (17.62%) Oracle
22 139 (17.62%) Algorithms
23 138 (17.49%) Tableau
24 118 (14.96%) Statistical Modelling
25 105 (13.31%) ETL
26 102 (12.93%) Data Modelling
26 102 (12.93%) Machine Learning

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 347 (43.98%) SAS
2 90 (11.41%) Apache Pig
3 43 (5.45%) Apache Spark
4 16 (2.03%) Apache
5 7 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.63%) IIS
8 4 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.51%) Lync
9 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.25%) Node.js
10 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.13%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 224 (28.39%) SPSS
2 24 (3.04%) MS Excel
3 22 (2.79%) MS Office
4 19 (2.41%) Stata
5 17 (2.15%) Mathematica
5 17 (2.15%) Weka
6 14 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (1.52%) CPLEX
8 9 (1.14%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.89%) FastStats
10 6 (0.76%) Gephi
10 6 (0.76%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.25%) EViews
11 2 (0.25%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 14 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.27%) Unica
3 10 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.51%) HFM
5 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.51%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 4 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (5.07%) Amazon EMR
4 30 (3.80%) Google Analytics
5 29 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (3.42%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.89%) SaaS
7 7 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.51%) Office 365
9 3 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.13%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
11 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.77%) Internet
2 13 (1.65%) Wireless
2 13 (1.65%) WAN
3 10 (1.27%) Broadband
3 10 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (0.63%) LAN
4 5 (0.63%) PBX
4 5 (0.63%) VoIP
4 5 (0.63%) MPLS
5 4 (0.51%) DAB
5 4 (0.51%) Firewall
5 4 (0.51%) 4G
6 2 (0.25%) SAN
6 2 (0.25%) HTTP
6 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (42.08%) Big Data
2 275 (34.85%) Hadoop
3 152 (19.26%) Data Mining
4 140 (17.74%) QlikView
5 100 (12.67%) NoSQL
6 97 (12.29%) Apache Hive
7 88 (11.15%) SQL Server
8 83 (10.52%) MongoDB
9 78 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
10 60 (7.60%) Mahout
11 48 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 47 (5.96%) Relational Database
12 47 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (5.58%) HBase
14 41 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 37 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 36 (4.56%) Spotfire
17 35 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
18 34 (4.31%) Oracle BI EE
19 29 (3.68%) Impala
Development Applications
1 28 (3.55%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.92%) Yeoman
4 17 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (1.27%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.01%) Toad
8 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.38%) Subversion
11 2 (0.25%) Selenium
11 2 (0.25%) Firebug
11 2 (0.25%) JUnit
11 2 (0.25%) JBehave
11 2 (0.25%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.25%) Zephyr
11 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 216 (27.38%) Finance
2 151 (19.14%) Marketing
3 66 (8.37%) Retail
4 59 (7.48%) Banking
5 43 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.30%) Games
7 17 (2.15%) Front Office
7 17 (2.15%) Back Office
8 16 (2.03%) Advertising
9 13 (1.65%) Legal
10 8 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.01%) Electronics
11 6 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.25%) French Language
14 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 247 (31.31%) Data Scientist
2 198 (25.10%) Analyst
3 91 (11.53%) Data Analyst
4 74 (9.38%) Architect
5 69 (8.75%) Developer
6 68 (8.62%) Consultant
7 42 (5.32%) Data Architect
8 38 (4.82%) Business Analyst
9 36 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
10 35 (4.44%) Big Data Architect
11 32 (4.06%) Software Engineer
12 27 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 22 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 21 (2.66%) Data Consultant
15 19 (2.41%) Business Manager
16 18 (2.28%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
16 18 (2.28%) Insight Analyst
17 17 (2.15%) Junior
17 17 (2.15%) Business Intelligence Architect
18 16 (2.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.83%) D3.js
2 41 (5.20%) Pandas
2 41 (5.20%) SciPy
3 35 (4.44%) scikit-learn
4 34 (4.31%) .NET
4 34 (4.31%) Web Services
5 31 (3.93%) Natural Language Processing
6 28 (3.55%) NumPy
7 23 (2.92%) Cascalog
8 17 (2.15%) HTML
9 16 (2.03%) WinForms
9 16 (2.03%) Matplotlib
10 15 (1.90%) Cascading
11 14 (1.77%) XML
12 12 (1.52%) ASP.NET
12 12 (1.52%) .NET Framework
13 11 (1.39%) Flash
14 10 (1.27%) CSS
15 9 (1.14%) Middleware
16 8 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 306 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (23.19%) Visualisation
3 179 (22.69%) Statistics
4 149 (18.88%) Mathematics
5 144 (18.25%) Computer Science
6 139 (17.62%) Algorithms
7 67 (8.49%) Open Source
8 56 (7.10%) Artificial Intelligence
9 33 (4.18%) Data Structures
10 29 (3.68%) Physics
11 24 (3.04%) Social Media
12 23 (2.92%) Economics
13 21 (2.66%) Neural Network
14 20 (2.53%) Applied Mathematics
15 19 (2.41%) Data Integration
16 18 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (2.28%) Management Information System
17 15 (1.90%) Credit Risk
18 13 (1.65%) Digital Media
18 13 (1.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (6.59%) Linux
2 26 (3.30%) Windows
3 17 (2.15%) UNIX
4 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.63%) Android
6 4 (0.51%) CentOS
6 4 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (65.91%) Analytics
2 238 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
3 149 (18.88%) Data Analysis
4 141 (17.87%) Data Analytics
5 118 (14.96%) Statistical Modelling
6 105 (13.31%) ETL
7 102 (12.93%) Data Modelling
7 102 (12.93%) Machine Learning
8 85 (10.77%) Predictive Modelling
9 84 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (10.52%) Statistical Analysis
11 70 (8.87%) Predictive Analytics
12 62 (7.86%) MapReduce
13 49 (6.21%) Big Data Analytics
14 46 (5.83%) Software Engineering
15 42 (5.32%) Data Visualisation
16 37 (4.69%) Unit Testing
16 37 (4.69%) Project Management
17 36 (4.56%) Mentoring
18 34 (4.31%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 409 (51.84%) SQL
2 385 (48.80%) Python
3 201 (25.48%) MATLAB
4 140 (17.74%) Java
5 77 (9.76%) VBA
6 73 (9.25%) C++
7 66 (8.37%) C#
8 49 (6.21%) Scala
9 38 (4.82%) JavaScript
10 36 (4.56%) Perl
11 33 (4.18%) Ruby
12 32 (4.06%) Clojure
13 28 (3.55%) PHP
14 27 (3.42%) C
15 25 (3.17%) T-SQL
15 25 (3.17%) Bash Shell
16 21 (2.66%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.76%) VB
17 6 (0.76%) F#
17 6 (0.76%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 217 (27.50%) Degree
2 160 (20.28%) PhD
3 20 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.27%) CCIE
6 8 (1.01%) CCNP
7 5 (0.63%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) MBA
9 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.25%) MCSE
9 2 (0.25%) MCSA
9 2 (0.25%) CCA
9 2 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.25%) CCNA
9 2 (0.25%) NCIE
9 2 (0.25%) VCP5
10 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.07%) QA
2 11 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.51%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.92%) VirtualBox
2 19 (2.41%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.01%) HDFS
4 5 (0.63%) vSphere
5 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (2.92%) Vagrant
2 15 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.14%) OPNET
4 5 (0.63%) Puppet
5 4 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.38%) SCOM
7 2 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.25%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 139 (17.62%) Oracle
2 138 (17.49%) Tableau
3 60 (7.60%) Business Objects
4 54 (6.84%) Informatica
5 50 (6.34%) Microsoft
6 36 (4.56%) Teradata
7 33 (4.18%) Google
8 32 (4.06%) Cognos
9 30 (3.80%) Netezza
10 24 (3.04%) MicroStrategy
11 22 (2.79%) Ab Initio
12 21 (2.66%) SAP
12 21 (2.66%) IBM
12 21 (2.66%) Vertica
13 19 (2.41%) Alteryx
13 19 (2.41%) Cisco
14 18 (2.28%) Omniture
15 17 (2.15%) Talend
15 17 (2.15%) Adobe
16 12 (1.52%) Greenplum
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