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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 337 382 491
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +109
Permanent jobs citing R 334 263 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 1.09% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 274 221 112
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,560 £40,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
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
22129 24217 25634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.95% 54.35% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19157 20543 22527
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 £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +14 76 £56,500 -13.07% 8
Croydon - 4 £24,000 -
Romford - 3 £65,000 -
Southwark - 3 - -
Paddington - 2 - -
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Southall - 1 £37,701 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 352 (59.56%) Analytics
2 261 (44.16%) Big Data
3 257 (43.49%) SQL
4 243 (41.12%) SAS
5 231 (39.09%) Python
6 200 (33.84%) Hadoop
7 173 (29.27%) SPSS
8 164 (27.75%) Java
9 161 (27.24%) Finance
10 158 (26.73%) Degree
10 158 (26.73%) Analytical Skills
11 155 (26.23%) Algorithms
12 143 (24.20%) MATLAB
13 142 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
14 130 (22.00%) Mathematics
15 126 (21.32%) Computer Science
16 124 (20.98%) PhD
17 120 (20.30%) Statistics
18 118 (19.97%) Visualisation
19 110 (18.61%) Data Analysis
20 103 (17.43%) Data Mining
21 94 (15.91%) Oracle
22 86 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
23 81 (13.71%) Data Analytics
24 80 (13.54%) C++
25 75 (12.69%) SQL Server
25 75 (12.69%) Marketing
26 68 (11.51%) ETL
26 68 (11.51%) Data Modelling
26 68 (11.51%) Machine Learning

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 243 (41.12%) SAS
2 58 (9.81%) Apache Pig
3 10 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.68%) Lync
6 4 (0.68%) IIS
7 3 (0.51%) Apache
7 3 (0.51%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.51%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.34%) Node.js
8 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.17%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 173 (29.27%) SPSS
2 29 (4.91%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.06%) Weka
4 22 (3.72%) Stata
4 22 (3.72%) CPLEX
5 15 (2.54%) MS Office
6 7 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.85%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.85%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.68%) Mathematica
9 4 (0.68%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.51%) Gephi
10 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.51%) FastStats
11 1 (0.17%) EViews
Business Applications
1 31 (5.25%) Google Analytics
2 19 (3.21%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (3.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (3.21%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (3.21%) Oracle Receivables
2 19 (3.21%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.86%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (1.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 7 (1.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.34%) HFM
8 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.17%) Summit
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (2.37%) GitHub
5 12 (2.03%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.68%) SaaS
7 4 (0.68%) Office 365
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.40%) Internet
2 6 (1.02%) WAN
3 5 (0.85%) MPLS
3 5 (0.85%) Firewall
4 4 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (0.68%) PBX
4 4 (0.68%) HTTP
5 3 (0.51%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.34%) Wireless
6 2 (0.34%) SAN
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
7 1 (0.17%) SSL
7 1 (0.17%) OSPF
7 1 (0.17%) BGP
7 1 (0.17%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (44.16%) Big Data
2 200 (33.84%) Hadoop
3 103 (17.43%) Data Mining
4 75 (12.69%) SQL Server
5 67 (11.34%) Apache Hive
6 65 (11.00%) NoSQL
7 63 (10.66%) QlikView
8 60 (10.15%) Data Warehouse
9 57 (9.64%) MongoDB
9 57 (9.64%) Mahout
10 48 (8.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 38 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (6.26%) Relational Database
13 35 (5.92%) HBase
14 30 (5.08%) Impala
15 23 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (3.72%) Oracle BI EE
17 21 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.89%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (2.03%) Yeoman
5 11 (1.86%) Maven
6 10 (1.69%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.35%) Toad
8 5 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.51%) Log4j
9 3 (0.51%) JConsole
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.34%) Subversion
10 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.17%) JUnit
11 1 (0.17%) ERwin
11 1 (0.17%) JIRA
11 1 (0.17%) Selenium
11 1 (0.17%) Firebug
11 1 (0.17%) JBehave
General
1 161 (27.24%) Finance
2 75 (12.69%) Marketing
3 60 (10.15%) Retail
4 41 (6.94%) Banking
5 28 (4.74%) Games
6 18 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.71%) Front Office
8 13 (2.20%) Back Office
8 13 (2.20%) Publishing
9 7 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.85%) Law
11 4 (0.68%) Advertising
11 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 164 (27.75%) Data Scientist
2 140 (23.69%) Analyst
3 107 (18.10%) Developer
4 62 (10.49%) Data Analyst
5 42 (7.11%) Architect
6 37 (6.26%) Java Developer
7 36 (6.09%) Consultant
8 20 (3.38%) Statistician
9 19 (3.21%) Business Analyst
10 18 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 18 (3.05%) Support Analyst
11 17 (2.88%) C++ Developer
12 15 (2.54%) C# Developer
12 15 (2.54%) Software Engineer
12 15 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 14 (2.37%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 13 (2.20%) Web Analyst
14 13 (2.20%) Senior Architect
14 13 (2.20%) Senior Java Developer
15 12 (2.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.43%) HTML
2 33 (5.58%) CSS
3 28 (4.74%) HTML5
4 27 (4.57%) D3.js
5 23 (3.89%) CSS3
6 22 (3.72%) Cascading
7 21 (3.55%) SciPy
8 19 (3.21%) Pandas
9 18 (3.05%) JSON
9 18 (3.05%) jQuery
10 16 (2.71%) .NET
10 16 (2.71%) Natural Language Processing
11 14 (2.37%) REST
11 14 (2.37%) JDBC
12 13 (2.20%) J2EE
13 12 (2.03%) ASP.NET
13 12 (2.03%) Spring
13 12 (2.03%) SignalR
13 12 (2.03%) Cascalog
14 11 (1.86%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 158 (26.73%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (26.23%) Algorithms
3 130 (22.00%) Mathematics
4 126 (21.32%) Computer Science
5 120 (20.30%) Statistics
6 118 (19.97%) Visualisation
7 46 (7.78%) Physics
8 40 (6.77%) Open Source
9 36 (6.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 28 (4.74%) Data Structures
11 27 (4.57%) Data Integration
12 26 (4.40%) Economics
13 22 (3.72%) User Experience
14 19 (3.21%) Social Media
14 19 (3.21%) Hedge funds
15 17 (2.88%) Digital Media
15 17 (2.88%) Neural Network
15 17 (2.88%) Chemistry
16 16 (2.71%) Applied Mathematics
17 15 (2.54%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.26%) Linux
2 20 (3.38%) UNIX
3 17 (2.88%) Windows
4 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.68%) CentOS
5 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) HPUX
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (59.56%) Analytics
2 142 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
3 110 (18.61%) Data Analysis
4 86 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (13.71%) Data Analytics
6 68 (11.51%) Machine Learning
6 68 (11.51%) Data Modelling
6 68 (11.51%) ETL
7 61 (10.32%) MapReduce
8 57 (9.64%) Statistical Analysis
9 56 (9.48%) Statistical Modelling
10 50 (8.46%) Predictive Modelling
11 43 (7.28%) OO
11 43 (7.28%) Bayesian Methods
12 35 (5.92%) Software Engineering
13 30 (5.08%) Web Analytics
13 30 (5.08%) Project Management
13 30 (5.08%) Multithreading
13 30 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 28 (4.74%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 257 (43.49%) SQL
2 231 (39.09%) Python
3 164 (27.75%) Java
4 143 (24.20%) MATLAB
5 80 (13.54%) C++
6 58 (9.81%) JavaScript
7 54 (9.14%) C#
8 39 (6.60%) Scala
9 35 (5.92%) VBA
10 25 (4.23%) Clojure
11 22 (3.72%) Ruby
12 20 (3.38%) C
13 16 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 14 (2.37%) Perl
15 11 (1.86%) PHP
15 11 (1.86%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.02%) VB
18 4 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 158 (26.73%) Degree
2 124 (20.98%) PhD
3 10 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.18%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.68%) CCIE
8 3 (0.51%) CCNP
8 3 (0.51%) CCNA
8 3 (0.51%) MCSE
8 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.34%) NCIE
9 2 (0.34%) VCP5
9 2 (0.34%) MCSA
9 2 (0.34%) CCA
9 2 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MBA
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.60%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) EMIR
4 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (2.03%) VirtualBox
2 7 (1.18%) HDFS
3 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.85%) vSphere
4 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.34%) XenApp
6 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (3.72%) Puppet
2 21 (3.55%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.68%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.51%) SCOM
5 2 (0.34%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) SCCM
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (15.91%) Oracle
2 61 (10.32%) Business Objects
3 52 (8.80%) Tableau
4 45 (7.61%) Google
5 43 (7.28%) Microsoft
6 40 (6.77%) Informatica
7 24 (4.06%) Ab Initio
8 21 (3.55%) IBM
9 19 (3.21%) Teradata
10 16 (2.71%) SAP
11 15 (2.54%) MicroStrategy
11 15 (2.54%) Sony
12 13 (2.20%) Cisco
13 12 (2.03%) Adobe
14 11 (1.86%) Netezza
14 11 (1.86%) LexisNexis
15 10 (1.69%) Omniture
16 9 (1.52%) Cognos
17 7 (1.18%) VMware
18 6 (1.02%) Dell
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