The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 272 286 387
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +101
Permanent jobs citing R 433 476 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.10% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 2.08% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 379 372 280
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +9.75%
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
21376 22933 24486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.56% 52.88% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18832 19730 21085
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

R Salary Histogram in London

R
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 49 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Bromley - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £40,000 -
Ealing - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £47,500 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for R.

1 594 (65.35%) Python
2 544 (59.85%) Analytics
3 488 (53.69%) SQL
4 406 (44.66%) Analytical Skills
5 340 (37.40%) Machine Learning
6 327 (35.97%) Big Data
7 307 (33.77%) Hadoop
8 299 (32.89%) SAS
9 269 (29.59%) Degree
10 252 (27.72%) Statistics
11 249 (27.39%) Finance
12 248 (27.28%) Java
13 240 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
14 224 (24.64%) Computer Science
15 222 (24.42%) Visualisation
16 207 (22.77%) Mathematics
17 193 (21.23%) Data Analytics
18 187 (20.57%) Data Analysis
18 187 (20.57%) MATLAB
19 183 (20.13%) Apache Spark
20 179 (19.69%) Data Mining
21 178 (19.58%) Tableau
22 170 (18.70%) PhD
23 147 (16.17%) Marketing
24 146 (16.06%) SPSS
25 144 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
26 141 (15.51%) SQL Server
27 131 (14.41%) Algorithms
28 128 (14.08%) Apache Hive
29 121 (13.31%) NoSQL

R
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 299 (32.89%) SAS
2 183 (20.13%) Apache Spark
3 67 (7.37%) Apache Pig
4 36 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 34 (3.74%) Apache
6 16 (1.76%) CMS
7 12 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.99%) nginx
9 5 (0.55%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.11%) Confluence
10 1 (0.11%) IPython
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.11%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 146 (16.06%) SPSS
2 53 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.87%) GNU Octave
5 11 (1.21%) MS Office
6 8 (0.88%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.66%) Stata
8 5 (0.55%) S-PLUS
9 4 (0.44%) EViews
9 4 (0.44%) Weka
10 3 (0.33%) Gephi
11 2 (0.22%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.22%) Maple
12 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.76%) FastStats
2 15 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.55%) Summit
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle AML
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.11%) SAP AFS
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 114 (12.54%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (4.62%) Amazon EMR
5 33 (3.63%) Amazon S3
6 23 (2.53%) Google Analytics
7 16 (1.76%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (1.21%) Google Tag Manager
11 10 (1.10%) Azure Machine Learning
12 9 (0.99%) PaaS
13 7 (0.77%) Data Lake Analytics
13 7 (0.77%) IaaS
14 6 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.66%) GitHub
14 6 (0.66%) Route 53
15 3 (0.33%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.22%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.65%) Internet
2 4 (0.44%) Broadband
3 3 (0.33%) Skype
4 2 (0.22%) BGP
4 2 (0.22%) Firewall
4 2 (0.22%) FTP
4 2 (0.22%) LAN
4 2 (0.22%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (35.97%) Big Data
2 307 (33.77%) Hadoop
3 179 (19.69%) Data Mining
4 141 (15.51%) SQL Server
5 128 (14.08%) Apache Hive
6 121 (13.31%) NoSQL
7 117 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
8 84 (9.24%) QlikView
9 78 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 70 (7.70%) MongoDB
11 61 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
12 58 (6.38%) Relational Database
13 57 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 53 (5.83%) MySQL
15 50 (5.50%) HBase
16 44 (4.84%) Amazon Redshift
17 42 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
18 40 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
18 40 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 39 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 54 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 46 (5.06%) Vagrant
3 29 (3.19%) Jenkins
3 29 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.42%) Yeoman
5 13 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (0.77%) JIRA
6 7 (0.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 4 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.33%) Maven
8 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.33%) Subversion
9 1 (0.11%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) RSpec
General
1 249 (27.39%) Finance
2 147 (16.17%) Marketing
3 85 (9.35%) Retail
4 51 (5.61%) Banking
5 38 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.30%) Games
7 27 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (2.42%) Advertising
10 20 (2.20%) Front Office
11 15 (1.65%) Electronics
12 14 (1.54%) Legal
13 10 (1.10%) Investment Banking
13 10 (1.10%) Publishing
14 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.66%) Law
16 4 (0.44%) Back Office
16 4 (0.44%) Billing
17 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 317 (34.87%) Data Scientist
2 187 (20.57%) Analyst
3 129 (14.19%) Developer
4 85 (9.35%) Data Analyst
5 78 (8.58%) Consultant
6 71 (7.81%) Senior Data Scientist
7 55 (6.05%) Architect
8 50 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
9 47 (5.17%) Data Architect
10 43 (4.73%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 41 (4.51%) Data Engineer
11 41 (4.51%) Insight Analyst
12 37 (4.07%) Data Consultant
13 34 (3.74%) C++ Developer
14 31 (3.41%) Big Data Architect
15 30 (3.30%) SQL Analyst
16 29 (3.19%) Python Developer
17 28 (3.08%) Analytics Consultant
17 28 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
18 26 (2.86%) Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (8.03%) .NET
2 64 (7.04%) D3.js
3 53 (5.83%) HTML
3 53 (5.83%) Natural Language Processing
4 42 (4.62%) scikit-learn
5 40 (4.40%) NumPy
6 34 (3.74%) Pandas
6 34 (3.74%) SciPy
7 30 (3.30%) Web Services
8 28 (3.08%) Kafka
9 25 (2.75%) ASP.NET
9 25 (2.75%) CSS
10 22 (2.42%) Cascalog
11 21 (2.31%) HTML5
12 17 (1.87%) Lucene
13 16 (1.76%) Node.js
14 14 (1.54%) AngularJS
15 11 (1.21%) MDX
16 10 (1.10%) Django
17 9 (0.99%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 406 (44.66%) Analytical Skills
2 252 (27.72%) Statistics
3 224 (24.64%) Computer Science
4 222 (24.42%) Visualisation
5 207 (22.77%) Mathematics
6 131 (14.41%) Algorithms
7 79 (8.69%) Physics
8 45 (4.95%) Neural Network
9 37 (4.07%) Fintech
10 31 (3.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 31 (3.41%) Economics
11 23 (2.53%) Hedge funds
12 22 (2.42%) Mobile App
13 21 (2.31%) Credit Risk
14 20 (2.20%) Data Integration
15 19 (2.09%) Management Information System
15 19 (2.09%) Social Media
16 16 (1.76%) Biotechnology
17 13 (1.43%) User Experience
18 12 (1.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.16%) Linux
2 28 (3.08%) Unix
3 7 (0.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.33%) Windows
6 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (59.85%) Analytics
2 340 (37.40%) Machine Learning
3 240 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
4 193 (21.23%) Data Analytics
5 187 (20.57%) Data Analysis
6 144 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (12.87%) Data Visualisation
7 117 (12.87%) Statistical Analysis
8 100 (11.00%) ETL
9 90 (9.90%) Predictive Modelling
10 83 (9.13%) Statistical Modelling
11 78 (8.58%) Open Source
11 78 (8.58%) Software Engineering
12 72 (7.92%) MapReduce
13 71 (7.81%) Predictive Analytics
14 65 (7.15%) Mentoring
15 55 (6.05%) E-Commerce
16 49 (5.39%) Actionable Insight
16 49 (5.39%) Sentiment Analysis
17 46 (5.06%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 594 (65.35%) Python
2 488 (53.69%) SQL
3 248 (27.28%) Java
4 187 (20.57%) MATLAB
5 120 (13.20%) C++
6 87 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 87 (9.57%) Scala
7 83 (9.13%) C#
8 57 (6.27%) Ruby
9 49 (5.39%) VBA
10 35 (3.85%) Clojure
11 31 (3.41%) Bash Shell
11 31 (3.41%) Perl
12 29 (3.19%) PHP
13 23 (2.53%) Cypher
14 17 (1.87%) C
14 17 (1.87%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.54%) Julia
16 9 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 269 (29.59%) Degree
2 170 (18.70%) PhD
3 14 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.88%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.33%) ISEB
6 3 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.33%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.22%) MBA
8 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.51%) QA
2 29 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.44%) SLA
4 3 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
2 38 (4.18%) VirtualBox
3 35 (3.85%) Docker
3 35 (3.85%) HDFS
4 23 (2.53%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.99%) Ansible
2 9 (0.99%) Puppet
3 3 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.11%) Ambari
4 1 (0.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 178 (19.58%) Tableau
2 79 (8.69%) Oracle
3 73 (8.03%) Microsoft
4 45 (4.95%) Google
5 40 (4.40%) Cloudera
6 33 (3.63%) Hortonworks
7 30 (3.30%) IBM
7 30 (3.30%) Netezza
8 29 (3.19%) SAP
8 29 (3.19%) Teradata
9 28 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
10 27 (2.97%) Alteryx
11 23 (2.53%) Informatica
12 17 (1.87%) Vertica
13 14 (1.54%) Facebook
14 13 (1.43%) Cognos
14 13 (1.43%) Splunk
14 13 (1.43%) Talend
15 12 (1.32%) Ab Initio
15 12 (1.32%) RapidMiner
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Xcede
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £450 - £550 per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum (neg.) + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
GridCell
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonuses, Flexible Working, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago