Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 143 171
Rank change year-on-year +20 +28 +33
Permanent jobs citing R 169 75 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.45% 1.79% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 2.94% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 128 73 199
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £73,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.96% +8.15% +3.85%
75th Percentile £75,750 £95,000 £81,875
90th Percentile £93,750 £105,000 £95,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -27.78% +20.00% +11.11%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,015 2,553 7,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 58.27% 60.92% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,599 2,291 6,665
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £103,750 £95,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for R in Central London

R
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in Central London.

Salary trend for R in Central London

R
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in Central London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for R in Central London

R
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 154 £65,000 -13.33% 14
City of Westminster - 22 £52,500 -
West End of London - 1 £52,500 -
Camden - 1 £64,000 -
R
London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for R.

1 156 (92.31%) Python
2 88 (52.07%) SQL
3 80 (47.34%) Data Science
4 78 (46.15%) Analytics
5 59 (34.91%) Degree
6 55 (32.54%) Machine Learning
7 53 (31.36%) AWS
8 51 (30.18%) Social Skills
9 44 (26.04%) Tableau
10 43 (25.44%) Statistics
11 42 (24.85%) C#
11 42 (24.85%) Finance
12 39 (23.08%) MATLAB
13 37 (21.89%) Java
13 37 (21.89%) Azure
14 36 (21.30%) Scala
15 35 (20.71%) Visualisation
16 34 (20.12%) C++
16 34 (20.12%) Power Platform
17 33 (19.53%) Microsoft Excel
18 32 (18.93%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (17.75%) Power BI
20 29 (17.16%) Data Visualisation
21 28 (16.57%) Computer Science
22 27 (15.98%) CRM
22 27 (15.98%) Alteryx
23 26 (15.38%) SDLC
23 26 (15.38%) Mathematics
24 25 (14.79%) Predictive Modelling

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 10 (5.92%) SAS
2 6 (3.55%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.78%) Apache
3 3 (1.78%) IIS
3 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.59%) Appian
Applications
1 33 (19.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.37%) SPSS
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.59%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) FastStats
1 3 (1.78%) Unica
2 1 (0.59%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.59%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (31.36%) AWS
2 37 (21.89%) Azure
3 34 (20.12%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.14%) GitHub
4 7 (4.14%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.96%) Serverless
6 4 (2.37%) GCP
6 4 (2.37%) SaaS
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.78%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.78%) Snowflake
8 2 (1.18%) Azure Storage
8 2 (1.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.59%) Azure App Service
9 1 (0.59%) dbt
9 1 (0.59%) Fivetran
9 1 (0.59%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) VPN
2 8 (4.73%) FTP
2 8 (4.73%) IPsec
3 6 (3.55%) Intranet
4 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.78%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.78%) DHCP
4 3 (1.78%) DNS
4 3 (1.78%) VLAN
4 3 (1.78%) VoIP
5 2 (1.18%) DSL
5 2 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.04%) Tableau
2 30 (17.75%) Power BI
3 16 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.88%) Big Data
5 12 (7.10%) Data Mining
5 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.51%) Looker
6 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.55%) Blockchain
7 6 (3.55%) Data Lake
8 4 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.78%) Amazon QuickSight
9 3 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.18%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (1.18%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.55%) git-flow
3 3 (1.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) GitLab
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (30.18%) Social Skills
2 42 (24.85%) Finance
3 30 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (14.20%) Games
5 22 (13.02%) Marketing
6 10 (5.92%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (4.73%) Italian Language
7 8 (4.73%) Portuguese Language
7 8 (4.73%) Spanish Language
8 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
9 6 (3.55%) Legal
9 6 (3.55%) Publishing
9 6 (3.55%) Retail
10 5 (2.96%) Advertising
10 5 (2.96%) Banking
11 2 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.18%) Law
12 1 (0.59%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 40 (23.67%) Analyst
2 32 (18.93%) Data Scientist
3 29 (17.16%) Developer
4 25 (14.79%) Data Engineer
5 23 (13.61%) Software Developer
6 20 (11.83%) Data Analyst
7 19 (11.24%) Salesforce Developer
7 19 (11.24%) Senior Data Scientist
8 16 (9.47%) Software Engineer
9 13 (7.69%) Architect
10 12 (7.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Junior
12 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (4.73%) Salesforce Software Engineer
13 7 (4.14%) Qualitative Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Quantitative Analyst
14 6 (3.55%) Data Manager
14 6 (3.55%) Junior Data Scientist
15 5 (2.96%) AWS Engineer
15 5 (2.96%) Fund Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.20%) .NET
2 11 (6.51%) TensorFlow
3 9 (5.33%) MXNet
4 8 (4.73%) Caffe
4 8 (4.73%) JSON
4 8 (4.73%) ODBC
4 8 (4.73%) Theano
4 8 (4.73%) Torch
5 5 (2.96%) Anaconda
6 4 (2.37%) React
6 4 (2.37%) XML
7 3 (1.78%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.78%) CSS
7 3 (1.78%) HTML
7 3 (1.78%) HTML5
7 3 (1.78%) Swagger
7 3 (1.78%) Vaadin
8 2 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.18%) PySpark
8 2 (1.18%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Management Information System
1 18 (10.65%) Mobile Games
2 10 (5.92%) Algorithms
3 8 (4.73%) Renewable Energy
3 8 (4.73%) SCADA
4 6 (3.55%) Social Media
5 5 (2.96%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.78%) EFT
6 3 (1.78%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.18%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Derivative
8 1 (0.59%) Equities
8 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.59%) Life Science
8 1 (0.59%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.96%) Linux
2 3 (1.78%) VMS
2 3 (1.78%) Windows
2 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.34%) Data Science
2 78 (46.15%) Analytics
3 55 (32.54%) Machine Learning
4 43 (25.44%) Statistics
5 35 (20.71%) Visualisation
6 32 (18.93%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (17.16%) Data Visualisation
8 28 (16.57%) Computer Science
9 27 (15.98%) CRM
10 26 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 26 (15.38%) SDLC
11 25 (14.79%) ETL
11 25 (14.79%) OO
11 25 (14.79%) Predictive Modelling
12 24 (14.20%) Actionable Insight
13 23 (13.61%) Data Modelling
13 23 (13.61%) Mentoring
13 23 (13.61%) OOP
14 22 (13.02%) Data Analytics
15 21 (12.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 156 (92.31%) Python
2 88 (52.07%) SQL
3 42 (24.85%) C#
4 39 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 37 (21.89%) Java
6 36 (21.30%) Scala
7 34 (20.12%) C++
8 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
9 24 (14.20%) Ruby
10 23 (13.61%) Apple Swift
10 23 (13.61%) Dart
10 23 (13.61%) Kotlin
10 23 (13.61%) Objective-C
10 23 (13.61%) Pascal
10 23 (13.61%) Perl
10 23 (13.61%) PHP
10 23 (13.61%) VB.NET
11 15 (8.88%) VBA
12 8 (4.73%) VB
13 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (34.91%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) PhD
3 12 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.96%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.37%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.18%) CEH
6 2 (1.18%) CISSP
6 2 (1.18%) OSCP
7 1 (0.59%) CISA
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.28%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.92%) QA
3 4 (2.37%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.18%) GDPR
5 1 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.59%) GRC
5 1 (0.59%) IFRS
5 1 (0.59%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 8 (4.73%) Docker
2 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Kubeflow
1 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.78%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (15.98%) Alteryx
2 23 (13.61%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (11.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.69%) Facebook
5 9 (5.33%) Informatica
6 7 (4.14%) Talend
7 5 (2.96%) Databricks
7 5 (2.96%) SAP
8 4 (2.37%) IBM
8 4 (2.37%) UiPath
9 3 (1.78%) Apteco
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco
9 3 (1.78%) Dell
9 3 (1.78%) Google
9 3 (1.78%) Symantec
9 3 (1.78%) Veritas
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle
11 1 (0.59%) Automation Anywhere
11 1 (0.59%) Cognos
11 1 (0.59%) Dataiku