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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 333 437 486
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +49
Permanent jobs citing R 361 172 136
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 322 115 126
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £87,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26134 23785 28271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.79% 53.72% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22588 20231 25056
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 24 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 24 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 +88 141 £70,000 +40.00% 8
Harrow - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 453 (56.77%) Analytics
2 373 (46.74%) Hadoop
3 366 (45.86%) SQL
4 352 (44.11%) Java
5 309 (38.72%) Big Data
6 294 (36.84%) Python
7 267 (33.46%) SAS
8 265 (33.21%) Degree
9 251 (31.45%) Mathematics
10 249 (31.20%) SPSS
11 244 (30.58%) MATLAB
12 242 (30.33%) Finance
13 234 (29.32%) Statistics
14 219 (27.44%) Computer Science
15 211 (26.44%) Visualisation
16 181 (22.68%) PhD
17 178 (22.31%) MapReduce
18 170 (21.30%) Data Mining
19 156 (19.55%) Apache Hive
20 155 (19.42%) Relational Database
20 155 (19.42%) Marketing
21 142 (17.79%) Data Analysis
22 139 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
23 133 (16.67%) C++
24 125 (15.66%) Physics
25 118 (14.79%) C#
26 116 (14.54%) NoSQL
27 110 (13.78%) Mahout
28 106 (13.28%) MongoDB
29 103 (12.91%) Retail

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 267 (33.46%) SAS
2 70 (8.77%) Apache Pig
3 16 (2.01%) Apache
4 14 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.25%) MS Project Server
6 10 (1.25%) 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%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.13%) CMS
11 1 (0.13%) AquaLogic
11 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.13%) Node.js
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 249 (31.20%) SPSS
2 35 (4.39%) CPLEX
2 35 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.39%) Stata
3 30 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (1.88%) Mathematica
6 12 (1.50%) S-PLUS
7 9 (1.13%) FastStats
8 8 (1.00%) MS Office
9 7 (0.88%) LaTeX
10 2 (0.25%) ArcInfo
10 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 26 (3.26%) Google Analytics
2 16 (2.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (1.75%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 11 (1.38%) 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%) Magento
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
3 21 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.02%) Internet
2 16 (2.01%) Kerberos
3 8 (1.00%) LAN
3 8 (1.00%) WAN
4 5 (0.63%) Intranet
5 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
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%) MPLS
6 1 (0.13%) H.323
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (46.74%) Hadoop
2 309 (38.72%) Big Data
3 170 (21.30%) Data Mining
4 156 (19.55%) Apache Hive
5 155 (19.42%) Relational Database
6 116 (14.54%) NoSQL
7 110 (13.78%) Mahout
8 106 (13.28%) MongoDB
9 84 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 71 (8.90%) SQL Server
11 65 (8.15%) HBase
12 60 (7.52%) QlikView
13 53 (6.64%) Impala
14 43 (5.39%) MySQL
15 37 (4.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (3.13%) RDBMS
18 18 (2.26%) Spotfire
18 18 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (2.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (6.77%) Git (software)
2 22 (2.76%) Mercurial
3 16 (2.01%) JConsole
3 16 (2.01%) Talend Open Studio
3 16 (2.01%) Log4j
4 13 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.25%) Yeoman
7 7 (0.88%) Toad
7 7 (0.88%) Subversion
7 7 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.50%) Maven
10 2 (0.25%) Mockito
10 2 (0.25%) Ant
10 2 (0.25%) JUnit
11 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 242 (30.33%) Finance
2 155 (19.42%) Marketing
3 103 (12.91%) Retail
4 69 (8.65%) Games
5 38 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 33 (4.14%) Banking
7 32 (4.01%) Advertising
8 29 (3.63%) Front Office
9 13 (1.63%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.50%) Law
11 10 (1.25%) 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
1 219 (27.44%) Data Scientist
2 201 (25.19%) Developer
3 168 (21.05%) Analyst
4 90 (11.28%) Data Analyst
5 78 (9.77%) Java Developer
6 72 (9.02%) Consultant
7 71 (8.90%) Architect
8 49 (6.14%) Statistician
9 47 (5.89%) Senior Developer
10 43 (5.39%) Research Engineer
11 39 (4.89%) Java Architect
11 39 (4.89%) Insight Analyst
12 35 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
13 33 (4.14%) Senior Architect
14 32 (4.01%) Senior Java Architect
15 27 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
15 27 (3.38%) SAS Analyst
16 26 (3.26%) Software Developer
17 25 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
18 23 (2.88%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (22.31%) MapReduce
2 86 (10.78%) HTML
3 82 (10.28%) CSS
4 60 (7.52%) HTML5
5 58 (7.27%) JSON
6 49 (6.14%) CSS3
7 46 (5.76%) REST
8 41 (5.14%) JDBC
9 36 (4.51%) SciPy
10 35 (4.39%) Swing
11 34 (4.26%) .NET
12 30 (3.76%) XML
13 27 (3.38%) SOAP
14 26 (3.26%) Google Closure
15 25 (3.13%) NumPy
16 24 (3.01%) Natural Language Processing
17 19 (2.38%) J2EE
18 18 (2.26%) SignalR
18 18 (2.26%) WCF
18 18 (2.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 251 (31.45%) Mathematics
2 234 (29.32%) Statistics
3 219 (27.44%) Computer Science
4 211 (26.44%) Visualisation
5 125 (15.66%) Physics
6 64 (8.02%) Economics
7 63 (7.89%) Neural Network
8 45 (5.64%) Hedge funds
9 42 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 38 (4.76%) Data Integration
11 36 (4.51%) Applied Mathematics
12 35 (4.39%) Open Source
13 31 (3.88%) Digital Media
14 30 (3.76%) Equities
15 21 (2.63%) Client/Server
15 21 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (2.38%) Biology
17 17 (2.13%) Grid Computing
18 13 (1.63%) Credit Risk
19 12 (1.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.14%) Linux
2 36 (4.51%) UNIX
3 10 (1.25%) Windows
4 4 (0.50%) Solaris
5 3 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.25%) AIX
6 2 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (56.77%) Analytics
2 142 (17.79%) Data Analysis
3 139 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (12.78%) Predictive Modelling
5 91 (11.40%) OO
6 90 (11.28%) Data Analytics
7 88 (11.03%) Machine Learning
8 79 (9.90%) Data Modelling
9 78 (9.77%) Multithreading
10 74 (9.27%) ETL
11 73 (9.15%) Statistical Analysis
12 66 (8.27%) Statistical Modelling
13 65 (8.15%) Cluster Analysis
14 64 (8.02%) Business Analysis
15 56 (7.02%) Logistic Regression
16 51 (6.39%) OOP
17 50 (6.27%) Data Management
18 44 (5.51%) Digital Marketing
18 44 (5.51%) Project Management
19 41 (5.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 366 (45.86%) SQL
2 352 (44.11%) Java
3 294 (36.84%) Python
4 244 (30.58%) MATLAB
5 133 (16.67%) C++
6 118 (14.79%) C#
7 100 (12.53%) JavaScript
8 82 (10.28%) Scala
9 69 (8.65%) VBA
10 39 (4.89%) Perl
11 34 (4.26%) PHP
12 30 (3.76%) F#
13 25 (3.13%) Clojure
14 23 (2.88%) C
15 19 (2.38%) Ruby
16 18 (2.26%) VB
17 16 (2.01%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.88%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.88%) Erlang
19 14 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 265 (33.21%) Degree
2 181 (22.68%) 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 53 (6.64%) 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 12 (1.50%) HDFS
3 11 (1.38%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.63%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.38%) Puppet
2 18 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.75%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.75%) Oozie
5 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (10.28%) Oracle
2 71 (8.90%) Tableau
3 63 (7.89%) Google
4 49 (6.14%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.01%) IBM
6 29 (3.63%) Business Objects
6 29 (3.63%) Informatica
7 24 (3.01%) Cognos
8 20 (2.51%) Ab Initio
9 18 (2.26%) Omniture
10 17 (2.13%) Teradata
11 16 (2.01%) Talend
11 16 (2.01%) Facebook
12 15 (1.88%) Netezza
13 14 (1.75%) Sybase
14 13 (1.63%) Adobe
15 12 (1.50%) Twitter
16 11 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
16 11 (1.38%) Cloudera
17 10 (1.25%) Alteryx
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Equity
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + package and great bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Very Attractive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago