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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 384 462 513
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +51
Permanent jobs citing R 272 154 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 243 137 127
Average salary £61,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +24.00%
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
24053 24323 27871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.32% 54.91% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20700 20789 24614
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +56 88 £61,000 +6.08% 14
Southwark - 2 - - 2
Harrow - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 412 (59.11%) Analytics
2 325 (46.63%) Java
3 323 (46.34%) SQL
4 301 (43.19%) Hadoop
5 280 (40.17%) Big Data
6 249 (35.72%) Python
7 247 (35.44%) SAS
7 247 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
8 224 (32.14%) Degree
9 219 (31.42%) MATLAB
10 217 (31.13%) Mathematics
11 216 (30.99%) SPSS
12 188 (26.97%) Finance
13 178 (25.54%) Statistics
14 177 (25.39%) Visualisation
15 166 (23.82%) Computer Science
16 149 (21.38%) PhD
17 142 (20.37%) MapReduce
18 130 (18.65%) Data Mining
19 126 (18.08%) Marketing
20 125 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
21 120 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
22 117 (16.79%) Data Analysis
23 114 (16.36%) C++
23 114 (16.36%) Apache Hive
24 113 (16.21%) Relational Database
25 105 (15.06%) Mahout
26 103 (14.78%) Physics
27 88 (12.63%) C#
27 88 (12.63%) Data Analytics

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 247 (35.44%) SAS
2 56 (8.03%) Apache Pig
3 10 (1.43%) Apache
4 5 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.57%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.14%) Lync
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 216 (30.99%) SPSS
2 36 (5.16%) MS Excel
3 33 (4.73%) CPLEX
4 28 (4.02%) Stata
5 22 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (1.58%) MS Office
8 10 (1.43%) Mathematica
8 10 (1.43%) S-PLUS
9 7 (1.00%) Weka
9 7 (1.00%) LaTeX
10 5 (0.72%) FastStats
11 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.73%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (1.58%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.57%) Summit
7 2 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.14%) HFM
8 1 (0.14%) Magento
8 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (2.58%) Amazon EMR
3 14 (2.01%) GitHub
4 12 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.29%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.30%) Internet
2 19 (2.73%) Kerberos
3 8 (1.15%) WAN
3 8 (1.15%) LAN
4 5 (0.72%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) PBX
6 1 (0.14%) PSTN
6 1 (0.14%) MPLS
6 1 (0.14%) H.323
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (43.19%) Hadoop
2 280 (40.17%) Big Data
3 130 (18.65%) Data Mining
4 114 (16.36%) Apache Hive
5 113 (16.21%) Relational Database
6 105 (15.06%) Mahout
7 86 (12.34%) NoSQL
7 86 (12.34%) Data Warehouse
8 72 (10.33%) SQL Server
9 70 (10.04%) MongoDB
10 58 (8.32%) QlikView
11 50 (7.17%) HBase
12 42 (6.03%) Impala
13 29 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (2.44%) Spotfire
17 16 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (2.30%) MySQL
18 15 (2.15%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 49 (7.03%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.73%) Mercurial
2 19 (2.73%) JConsole
2 19 (2.73%) Log4j
3 15 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 13 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.00%) Yeoman
6 6 (0.86%) Maven
7 5 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.57%) Toad
8 4 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.29%) Subversion
10 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.14%) NUnit
10 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 188 (26.97%) Finance
2 126 (18.08%) Marketing
3 87 (12.48%) Retail
4 57 (8.18%) Games
5 40 (5.74%) Banking
6 32 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.73%) Front Office
7 19 (2.73%) Advertising
8 12 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.43%) Publishing
10 9 (1.29%) Legal
11 8 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.15%) Law
12 6 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.86%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.72%) German Language
13 5 (0.72%) Back Office
13 5 (0.72%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 2 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 200 (28.69%) Data Scientist
2 163 (23.39%) Developer
3 139 (19.94%) Analyst
4 75 (10.76%) Data Analyst
5 67 (9.61%) Consultant
6 60 (8.61%) Architect
7 57 (8.18%) Java Developer
8 52 (7.46%) Statistician
9 42 (6.03%) Senior Developer
10 39 (5.60%) Research Engineer
11 32 (4.59%) Java Architect
12 31 (4.45%) Senior Architect
13 30 (4.30%) Senior Java Architect
13 30 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
14 21 (3.01%) Data Consultant
15 20 (2.87%) Insight Analyst
15 20 (2.87%) C# Developer
16 19 (2.73%) Senior Consultant
17 18 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
17 18 (2.58%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.33%) HTML
2 64 (9.18%) CSS
3 51 (7.32%) JSON
4 47 (6.74%) HTML5
5 45 (6.46%) REST
6 43 (6.17%) CSS3
7 42 (6.03%) Cascading
8 33 (4.73%) XML
9 32 (4.59%) JDBC
10 31 (4.45%) Swing
11 28 (4.02%) .NET
12 27 (3.87%) SOAP
13 23 (3.30%) Google Closure
14 22 (3.16%) SciPy
15 21 (3.01%) Natural Language Processing
15 21 (3.01%) SignalR
15 21 (3.01%) D3.js
15 21 (3.01%) WCF
16 20 (2.87%) jQuery
17 19 (2.73%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 247 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
2 217 (31.13%) Mathematics
3 178 (25.54%) Statistics
4 177 (25.39%) Visualisation
5 166 (23.82%) Computer Science
6 103 (14.78%) Physics
7 56 (8.03%) Neural Network
8 48 (6.89%) User Experience
9 44 (6.31%) Economics
10 38 (5.45%) Data Integration
11 29 (4.16%) Applied Mathematics
12 26 (3.73%) Artificial Intelligence
13 25 (3.59%) Digital Media
14 22 (3.16%) Client/Server
15 21 (3.01%) Open Source
16 20 (2.87%) Hedge funds
17 17 (2.44%) Equities
18 14 (2.01%) Credit Risk
19 13 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 12 (1.72%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.18%) Linux
2 42 (6.03%) UNIX
3 7 (1.00%) Windows
4 4 (0.57%) Solaris
5 3 (0.43%) Android
6 2 (0.29%) AIX
6 2 (0.29%) HPUX
6 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (59.11%) Analytics
2 142 (20.37%) MapReduce
3 125 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
5 117 (16.79%) Data Analysis
6 88 (12.63%) Data Analytics
7 85 (12.20%) Predictive Modelling
8 79 (11.33%) OO
9 78 (11.19%) ETL
10 66 (9.47%) Machine Learning
10 66 (9.47%) Bayesian Methods
11 60 (8.61%) Multithreading
12 56 (8.03%) Cluster Analysis
12 56 (8.03%) Data Modelling
13 54 (7.75%) Statistical Analysis
14 53 (7.60%) Statistical Modelling
15 48 (6.89%) Data Management
15 48 (6.89%) OOP
16 46 (6.60%) Business Analysis
16 46 (6.60%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 325 (46.63%) Java
2 323 (46.34%) SQL
3 249 (35.72%) Python
4 219 (31.42%) MATLAB
5 114 (16.36%) C++
6 88 (12.63%) C#
7 79 (11.33%) JavaScript
8 69 (9.90%) Scala
9 55 (7.89%) VBA
10 23 (3.30%) PHP
10 23 (3.30%) C
10 23 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 22 (3.16%) Clojure
12 19 (2.73%) Ruby
12 19 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.44%) Perl
14 15 (2.15%) VB
14 15 (2.15%) F#
15 10 (1.43%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.15%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 224 (32.14%) Degree
2 149 (21.38%) PhD
3 14 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.72%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.43%) MCSE
7 3 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.14%) HNC
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.46%) QA
2 16 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.57%) EMIR
3 4 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.57%) COREP
3 4 (0.57%) FINREP
3 4 (0.57%) Basel III
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.58%) HDFS
3 7 (1.00%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.86%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) GPFS
5 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (4.02%) Puppet
2 21 (3.01%) Vagrant
3 11 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Oozie
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (11.62%) Oracle
2 68 (9.76%) Tableau
3 43 (6.17%) Google
4 38 (5.45%) Business Objects
4 38 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 30 (4.30%) IBM
6 29 (4.16%) Informatica
7 20 (2.87%) Ab Initio
7 20 (2.87%) Cognos
8 17 (2.44%) Teradata
9 15 (2.15%) Talend
9 15 (2.15%) LexisNexis
10 14 (2.01%) Netezza
11 11 (1.58%) Cloudera
11 11 (1.58%) MicroStrategy
12 10 (1.43%) Sybase
12 10 (1.43%) Alteryx
13 9 (1.29%) MapR
13 9 (1.29%) Hortonworks
13 9 (1.29%) Cisco
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus at 25k benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southwark, London
Periscopix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southwark, London
Periscopix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Will pay for any conferences
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefit - Learn SAS or R
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
The City, London (EC1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20k
Posted: 7 days ago