Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
London > Central London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 218 171 154
Rank change year-on-year -47 -17 +3
Permanent jobs citing R 87 100 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.98% 1.54% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 2.60% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 131
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £52,250 £47,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £74,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -25.68% +23.33%
75th Percentile £79,750 £76,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,750 £104,000
London median annual salary £67,143 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.30% -13.33% +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 4,437 3,847 4,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.92% 59.13% 56.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,706 3,537 3,871
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,250 £100,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -55 81 £65,000 +21.50% 14
City of Westminster +4 4 - -
West End of London +6 2 £32,500 -38.10%
Southwark - 1 - -
R
London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 63 (72.41%) Python
2 57 (65.52%) SQL
3 37 (42.53%) Analytics
4 33 (37.93%) Social Skills
5 32 (36.78%) Data Science
6 30 (34.48%) Degree
7 26 (29.89%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (25.29%) Data Analysis
8 22 (25.29%) Statistics
9 21 (24.14%) Agile
10 20 (22.99%) Finance
10 20 (22.99%) Machine Learning
11 19 (21.84%) C#
11 19 (21.84%) C++
11 19 (21.84%) Power BI
11 19 (21.84%) Power Platform
12 18 (20.69%) Java
12 18 (20.69%) MATLAB
12 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
13 17 (19.54%) DevOps
14 16 (18.39%) Data Visualisation
14 16 (18.39%) Visualisation
14 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
14 16 (18.39%) .NET
15 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
16 14 (16.09%) AWS
17 13 (14.94%) Marketing
17 13 (14.94%) Tableau
17 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel

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 7 (8.05%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.75%) SAS
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (2.30%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.75%) Maple
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.45%) SPSS
4 2 (2.30%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) Power Platform
2 14 (16.09%) AWS
3 10 (11.49%) Azure
4 6 (6.90%) GCP
5 4 (4.60%) GitHub
6 3 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (3.45%) Slack
7 2 (2.30%) Azure App Service
7 2 (2.30%) Azure Monitor
7 2 (2.30%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.15%) Collibra
8 1 (1.15%) dbt
8 1 (1.15%) Fivetran
8 1 (1.15%) Snowflake
8 1 (1.15%) Vertex AI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Network Security
1 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Power BI
2 13 (14.94%) Tableau
3 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.49%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.05%) Big Data
5 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.75%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.60%) QlikView
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.45%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) Power Query
9 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.30%) Metadata
9 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.30%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (37.93%) Social Skills
2 26 (29.89%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (22.99%) Finance
4 13 (14.94%) Marketing
5 11 (12.64%) Retail
6 5 (5.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (5.75%) Police
7 4 (4.60%) Law
8 3 (3.45%) Games
8 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.15%) Advertising
9 1 (1.15%) Aviation
9 1 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.15%) Humanities
9 1 (1.15%) Local Government
9 1 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.15%) Publishing
9 1 (1.15%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Data Scientist
3 18 (20.69%) Data Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Data Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Head of Marketing
6 7 (8.05%) Salesforce Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Graduate
8 5 (5.75%) Junior
9 4 (4.60%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Data Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Data Scientist
10 3 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.05%) Pandas
3 7 (8.05%) React
4 6 (6.90%) JSP
4 6 (6.90%) scikit-learn
4 6 (6.90%) TensorFlow
4 6 (6.90%) XML
5 5 (5.75%) EJB
5 5 (5.75%) HTML
5 5 (5.75%) Java EE
5 5 (5.75%) JDBC
5 5 (5.75%) JSF
5 5 (5.75%) ODBC
5 5 (5.75%) SOAP
5 5 (5.75%) Spring
6 4 (4.60%) Keras
6 4 (4.60%) NumPy
7 2 (2.30%) MXNet
7 2 (2.30%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Marketing Technology
1 7 (8.05%) Social Media
2 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.75%) Cyberattack
2 5 (5.75%) Cybercrime
3 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.45%) Equities
3 3 (3.45%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.45%) Legacy Code
4 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.15%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) IoT
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Online Games
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Android
2 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Analytics
2 32 (36.78%) Data Science
3 22 (25.29%) Data Analysis
3 22 (25.29%) Statistics
4 21 (24.14%) Agile
5 20 (22.99%) Machine Learning
6 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 17 (19.54%) DevOps
8 16 (18.39%) Data Visualisation
8 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
8 16 (18.39%) Visualisation
9 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.94%) Data Engineering
11 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
12 11 (12.64%) OO
12 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
13 10 (11.49%) OOP
13 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 63 (72.41%) Python
2 57 (65.52%) SQL
3 19 (21.84%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) C++
4 18 (20.69%) Java
4 18 (20.69%) MATLAB
5 11 (12.64%) Scala
6 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.20%) Apple Swift
7 8 (9.20%) Dart
7 8 (9.20%) Kotlin
7 8 (9.20%) Objective-C
7 8 (9.20%) Pascal
7 8 (9.20%) Perl
7 8 (9.20%) PHP
7 8 (9.20%) Ruby
7 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.45%) VBA
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.90%) PhD
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CFA
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CISSP
5 1 (1.15%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.45%) CDISC
4 2 (2.30%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (1.15%) COBIT
5 1 (1.15%) GDPR
5 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.15%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.30%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.15%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (8.05%) Google
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 5 (5.75%) Alteryx
6 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.45%) Databricks
6 3 (3.45%) FactSet
7 1 (1.15%) Adobe
7 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.15%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.15%) ESRI
7 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy