The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 342 424 494
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +70
Permanent jobs citing R 357 171 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 0.72% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 317 115 126
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £87,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.36% +10.58%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25817 23803 28232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.59% 53.66% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22314 20237 25002
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
England

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 July 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 28 July 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 +73 138 £70,000 +40.00% 10
Harrow - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 452 (56.86%) Analytics
2 371 (46.67%) Hadoop
3 366 (46.04%) SQL
4 352 (44.28%) Java
5 307 (38.62%) Big Data
6 294 (36.98%) Python
7 266 (33.46%) Degree
8 265 (33.33%) SAS
9 252 (31.70%) Mathematics
10 248 (31.19%) SPSS
11 242 (30.44%) MATLAB
12 241 (30.31%) Finance
13 234 (29.43%) Statistics
14 216 (27.17%) Computer Science
15 212 (26.67%) Visualisation
16 181 (22.77%) PhD
17 179 (22.52%) MapReduce
18 169 (21.26%) Data Mining
19 155 (19.50%) Apache Hive
20 153 (19.25%) Marketing
21 152 (19.12%) Relational Database
22 144 (18.11%) Data Analysis
23 140 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
24 134 (16.86%) C++
25 124 (15.60%) Physics
26 119 (14.97%) C#
27 114 (14.34%) NoSQL
28 110 (13.84%) Mahout
29 104 (13.08%) MongoDB
30 102 (12.83%) Predictive Modelling

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 265 (33.33%) SAS
2 67 (8.43%) Apache Pig
3 16 (2.01%) Apache
4 13 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.26%) MS Project Server
6 10 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.50%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.38%) IIS
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.13%) Lync
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.13%) Node.js
11 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.13%) CMS
11 1 (0.13%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 248 (31.19%) SPSS
2 35 (4.40%) CPLEX
3 34 (4.28%) MS Excel
3 34 (4.28%) Stata
4 29 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.39%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (1.89%) Mathematica
7 12 (1.51%) S-PLUS
8 9 (1.13%) FastStats
9 8 (1.01%) MS Office
10 7 (0.88%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.25%) ArcInfo
11 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (3.14%) Google Analytics
2 16 (2.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (1.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 10 (1.26%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.63%) Summit
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.38%) HFM
7 3 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Staffware
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (3.27%) Amazon EMR
3 21 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.51%) Amazon S3
6 10 (1.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.30%) Internet
2 16 (2.01%) Kerberos
3 8 (1.01%) LAN
3 8 (1.01%) WAN
4 5 (0.63%) Intranet
5 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) Multicast
6 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.13%) PBX
6 1 (0.13%) PSTN
6 1 (0.13%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) SMTP
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) H.323
6 1 (0.13%) MPLS
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 307 (38.62%) Big Data
3 169 (21.26%) Data Mining
4 155 (19.50%) Apache Hive
5 152 (19.12%) Relational Database
6 114 (14.34%) NoSQL
7 110 (13.84%) Mahout
8 104 (13.08%) MongoDB
9 85 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
10 72 (9.06%) SQL Server
11 65 (8.18%) HBase
12 59 (7.42%) QlikView
13 55 (6.92%) Impala
14 41 (5.16%) MySQL
15 36 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (3.02%) RDBMS
18 18 (2.26%) Spotfire
18 18 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (2.01%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 55 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.02%) Mercurial
3 17 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 16 (2.01%) Log4j
4 16 (2.01%) JConsole
5 13 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.26%) Yeoman
8 7 (0.88%) Toad
8 7 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.75%) Subversion
9 6 (0.75%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.50%) Maven
11 2 (0.25%) Mockito
11 2 (0.25%) Ant
11 2 (0.25%) JUnit
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.13%) Hudson
12 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 241 (30.31%) Finance
2 153 (19.25%) Marketing
3 100 (12.58%) Retail
4 70 (8.81%) Games
5 38 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 34 (4.28%) Banking
7 30 (3.77%) Advertising
8 29 (3.65%) Front Office
9 13 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.51%) Law
11 10 (1.26%) Legal
12 9 (1.13%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.88%) Automotive
14 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.50%) Back Office
16 3 (0.38%) Publishing
16 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.25%) German Language
18 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 220 (27.67%) Data Scientist
2 203 (25.53%) Developer
3 165 (20.75%) Analyst
4 91 (11.45%) Data Analyst
5 80 (10.06%) Java Developer
6 73 (9.18%) Architect
7 72 (9.06%) Consultant
8 49 (6.16%) Statistician
9 48 (6.04%) Senior Developer
10 42 (5.28%) Research Engineer
11 41 (5.16%) Java Architect
12 38 (4.78%) Insight Analyst
13 36 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
14 35 (4.40%) Senior Architect
15 34 (4.28%) Senior Java Architect
16 27 (3.40%) SAS Analyst
17 26 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
17 26 (3.27%) Software Developer
18 25 (3.14%) Senior Consultant
19 23 (2.89%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (22.52%) MapReduce
2 87 (10.94%) HTML
3 83 (10.44%) CSS
4 61 (7.67%) HTML5
5 59 (7.42%) JSON
6 50 (6.29%) CSS3
7 46 (5.79%) REST
8 42 (5.28%) JDBC
9 37 (4.65%) Swing
10 36 (4.53%) SciPy
11 35 (4.40%) .NET
12 30 (3.77%) XML
13 28 (3.52%) Google Closure
14 27 (3.40%) SOAP
15 25 (3.14%) NumPy
16 24 (3.02%) Natural Language Processing
17 21 (2.64%) J2EE
18 19 (2.39%) SignalR
18 19 (2.39%) WCF
19 18 (2.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 252 (31.70%) Mathematics
2 234 (29.43%) Statistics
3 216 (27.17%) Computer Science
4 212 (26.67%) Visualisation
5 124 (15.60%) Physics
6 63 (7.92%) Neural Network
6 63 (7.92%) Economics
7 45 (5.66%) Hedge funds
8 41 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
9 38 (4.78%) Data Integration
10 36 (4.53%) Applied Mathematics
11 35 (4.40%) Open Source
12 31 (3.90%) Digital Media
13 30 (3.77%) Equities
14 23 (2.89%) Client/Server
15 21 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (2.39%) Biology
17 17 (2.14%) Grid Computing
18 13 (1.64%) Credit Risk
19 12 (1.51%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.17%) Linux
2 36 (4.53%) UNIX
3 10 (1.26%) Windows
4 4 (0.50%) Solaris
5 3 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.25%) AIX
6 2 (0.25%) HPUX
6 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (56.86%) Analytics
2 144 (18.11%) Data Analysis
3 140 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (12.83%) Predictive Modelling
5 92 (11.57%) OO
6 88 (11.07%) Data Analytics
7 87 (10.94%) Machine Learning
8 81 (10.19%) Data Modelling
9 80 (10.06%) Multithreading
10 74 (9.31%) ETL
11 72 (9.06%) Statistical Analysis
12 66 (8.30%) Statistical Modelling
13 65 (8.18%) Cluster Analysis
14 64 (8.05%) Business Analysis
15 56 (7.04%) Logistic Regression
16 52 (6.54%) OOP
17 50 (6.29%) Data Management
18 44 (5.53%) Digital Marketing
19 42 (5.28%) Project Management
19 42 (5.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 366 (46.04%) SQL
2 352 (44.28%) Java
3 294 (36.98%) Python
4 242 (30.44%) MATLAB
5 134 (16.86%) C++
6 119 (14.97%) C#
7 100 (12.58%) JavaScript
8 82 (10.31%) Scala
9 67 (8.43%) VBA
10 38 (4.78%) Perl
11 34 (4.28%) PHP
12 30 (3.77%) F#
13 25 (3.14%) Clojure
14 23 (2.89%) C
15 19 (2.39%) Ruby
16 18 (2.26%) VB
17 16 (2.01%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.89%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.89%) Erlang
19 14 (1.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 266 (33.46%) Degree
2 181 (22.77%) PhD
3 18 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.38%) MCSE
6 3 (0.38%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) HNC
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.92%) QA
2 18 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.50%) EMIR
3 4 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.50%) COREP
3 4 (0.50%) FINREP
3 4 (0.50%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (1.64%) HDFS
3 11 (1.38%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.63%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 20 (2.52%) Puppet
2 18 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.89%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.63%) Oozie
5 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (10.44%) Oracle
2 70 (8.81%) Tableau
3 64 (8.05%) Google
4 48 (6.04%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.03%) IBM
6 29 (3.65%) Informatica
7 28 (3.52%) Business Objects
8 23 (2.89%) Cognos
9 20 (2.52%) Ab Initio
10 18 (2.26%) Teradata
11 17 (2.14%) Talend
11 17 (2.14%) Omniture
12 15 (1.89%) Facebook
12 15 (1.89%) Netezza
13 14 (1.76%) Sybase
14 12 (1.51%) Adobe
15 11 (1.38%) Twitter
15 11 (1.38%) Cloudera
16 10 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (1.26%) Alteryx
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits Package
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