The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 285 311
Rank change year-on-year +81 +26  
Permanent jobs citing R 600 440 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.64% 1.10% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.00% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 419 383 361
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £105,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 20366 22028 23363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.50% 54.96% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16719 19450 20058
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in London

R
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R in London.

Salary trend for R in London

R
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R 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 27 June 2017. 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 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 +51 54 £60,000 -7.69% 13
West End of London +4 4 £63,450 -9.35% 9
Croydon - 1 £52,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £100,000 -
Moorgate - 1 £55,000 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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.

1 809 (69.92%) Python
2 718 (62.06%) Analytics
3 574 (49.61%) SQL
4 416 (35.96%) Big Data
5 409 (35.35%) Machine Learning
5 409 (35.35%) Degree
6 407 (35.18%) Finance
7 378 (32.67%) Analytical Skills
8 321 (27.74%) Hadoop
9 312 (26.97%) SAS
10 311 (26.88%) Visualisation
11 296 (25.58%) Java
12 284 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
13 281 (24.29%) Mathematics
13 281 (24.29%) Tableau
14 256 (22.13%) Computer Science
15 232 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
16 215 (18.58%) Retail
17 210 (18.15%) Statistics
18 206 (17.80%) Algorithms
19 205 (17.72%) Apache Spark
20 200 (17.29%) Data Visualisation
21 199 (17.20%) Banking
22 196 (16.94%) Data Analytics
23 181 (15.64%) MATLAB
24 174 (15.04%) PhD
25 172 (14.87%) SQL Server
26 169 (14.61%) ETL
27 168 (14.52%) Marketing
28 167 (14.43%) Microsoft

R
Co-occurring 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
1 312 (26.97%) SAS
2 205 (17.72%) Apache Spark
3 44 (3.80%) Apache Pig
4 40 (3.46%) Apache
5 24 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.86%) nginx
7 8 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 8 (0.69%) JBoss
7 8 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (0.61%) Confluence
8 7 (0.61%) Luigi
8 7 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.35%) CMS
9 4 (0.35%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.35%) Hyperledger
9 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.17%) uWSGI
10 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 128 (11.06%) SPSS
2 103 (8.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (2.85%) Stata
4 17 (1.47%) EViews
4 17 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.35%) Gephi
7 4 (0.35%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.35%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.086%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.086%) Weka
Business Applications
1 26 (2.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 20 (1.73%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 5 (0.43%) Unica
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.26%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.086%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.086%) FastStats
7 1 (0.086%) HFM
7 1 (0.086%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.086%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.086%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.086%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 101 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (5.01%) Azure Machine Learning
4 52 (4.49%) Google Analytics
5 30 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
8 10 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.86%) GitHub
8 10 (0.86%) Google Tag Manager
9 9 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.52%) SaaS
11 4 (0.35%) IaaS
12 3 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
12 3 (0.26%) Force.com
12 3 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 2 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.52%) HTTP
2 4 (0.35%) FTP
3 3 (0.26%) LDAP
4 2 (0.17%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (0.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.17%) LAN
4 2 (0.17%) SSL
4 2 (0.17%) WAN
4 2 (0.17%) Wireless
5 1 (0.086%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (35.96%) Big Data
2 321 (27.74%) Hadoop
3 172 (14.87%) SQL Server
4 156 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
5 155 (13.40%) QlikView
6 117 (10.11%) Data Mining
7 116 (10.03%) Power BI
8 108 (9.33%) NoSQL
9 101 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 91 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 83 (7.17%) Relational Database
12 76 (6.57%) MongoDB
13 74 (6.40%) Apache Hive
14 64 (5.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 61 (5.27%) Spotfire
16 58 (5.01%) Apache Cassandra
17 41 (3.54%) RDBMS
18 39 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
19 37 (3.20%) Neo4j
20 29 (2.51%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 32 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 31 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.42%) RStudio
4 27 (2.33%) JIRA
5 22 (1.90%) Subversion
6 16 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (1.21%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.52%) Travis CI
10 5 (0.43%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.43%) Yeoman
11 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.17%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.17%) JUnit
13 1 (0.086%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 1 (0.086%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.086%) Phabricator
13 1 (0.086%) Selenium
13 1 (0.086%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.086%) TeamCity
General
1 407 (35.18%) Finance
2 215 (18.58%) Retail
3 199 (17.20%) Banking
4 168 (14.52%) Marketing
5 135 (11.67%) Investment Banking
6 129 (11.15%) Retail Banking
7 69 (5.96%) Front Office
8 35 (3.03%) Telecoms
9 34 (2.94%) Financial Institution
10 32 (2.77%) Games
11 23 (1.99%) Advertising
12 18 (1.56%) French Language
13 10 (0.86%) Legal
14 6 (0.52%) Law
14 6 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.43%) Publishing
16 4 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.26%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 353 (30.51%) Data Scientist
2 252 (21.78%) Analyst
3 172 (14.87%) Developer
4 104 (8.99%) Senior Data Scientist
5 83 (7.17%) Consultant
6 74 (6.40%) Data Analyst
7 59 (5.10%) Analytics Manager
8 54 (4.67%) Data Consultant
9 53 (4.58%) Architect
10 50 (4.32%) Analytics Consultant
10 50 (4.32%) Data Engineer
11 44 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 44 (3.80%) Software Engineer
12 43 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 43 (3.72%) Machine Learning Scientist
13 41 (3.54%) Data Analytics Manager
14 40 (3.46%) Data Manager
15 33 (2.85%) Quantitative Developer
15 33 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
16 32 (2.77%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.36%) .NET
2 56 (4.84%) Natural Language Processing
3 55 (4.75%) Kafka
4 50 (4.32%) HTML
5 38 (3.28%) CSS
6 37 (3.20%) NumPy
7 35 (3.03%) D3.js
8 32 (2.77%) Web Services
9 29 (2.51%) Pandas
10 24 (2.07%) AngularJS
10 24 (2.07%) REST
10 24 (2.07%) SciPy
11 19 (1.64%) ASP.NET
11 19 (1.64%) TensorFlow
12 17 (1.47%) LAMP
13 16 (1.38%) Django
13 16 (1.38%) JSON
14 15 (1.30%) Node.js
14 15 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
14 15 (1.30%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 378 (32.67%) Analytical Skills
2 256 (22.13%) Computer Science
3 206 (17.80%) Algorithms
4 65 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 42 (3.63%) Fintech
6 39 (3.37%) Credit Risk
7 34 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (2.77%) Derivative
9 28 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 27 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (2.16%) Hedge funds
12 23 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.90%) Equities
14 18 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
14 18 (1.56%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.56%) Market Risk
15 17 (1.47%) User Experience
16 10 (0.86%) iPad
17 9 (0.78%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.78%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 85 (7.35%) Linux
2 54 (4.67%) Unix
3 16 (1.38%) Windows
4 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.17%) Android
6 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (62.06%) Analytics
2 409 (35.35%) Machine Learning
3 311 (26.88%) Visualisation
4 284 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
5 281 (24.29%) Mathematics
6 232 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
7 210 (18.15%) Statistics
8 200 (17.29%) Data Visualisation
9 196 (16.94%) Data Analytics
10 169 (14.61%) ETL
11 165 (14.26%) Asset Management
12 147 (12.71%) Data Analysis
13 124 (10.72%) Wealth Management
14 115 (9.94%) Data Modelling
15 103 (8.90%) Predictive Analytics
16 100 (8.64%) Statistical Modelling
17 98 (8.47%) Physics
18 95 (8.21%) Software Engineering
19 92 (7.95%) Predictive Modelling
20 82 (7.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 809 (69.92%) Python
2 574 (49.61%) SQL
3 296 (25.58%) Java
4 181 (15.64%) MATLAB
5 159 (13.74%) Scala
6 117 (10.11%) C++
7 92 (7.95%) C#
8 67 (5.79%) T-SQL
9 66 (5.70%) JavaScript
10 58 (5.01%) VBA
11 46 (3.98%) Perl
12 35 (3.03%) C
13 25 (2.16%) Ruby
14 20 (1.73%) PHP
14 20 (1.73%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.86%) Julia
18 9 (0.78%) VB
19 6 (0.52%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 409 (35.35%) Degree
2 174 (15.04%) PhD
3 101 (8.73%) Numerate Degree
4 88 (7.61%) Master's Degree
5 84 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (1.99%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.30%) Postgraduate
8 9 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.35%) CBAP
9 4 (0.35%) IIBA
9 4 (0.35%) MCP
9 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.26%) CFA
11 2 (0.17%) CCDP
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) ISEB
11 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.086%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.93%) Data Quality
2 21 (1.82%) QA
3 9 (0.78%) MiFID
4 8 (0.69%) Actionable Recommendations
5 7 (0.61%) EMIR
6 6 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.43%) IFRS
8 4 (0.35%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.26%) Basel III
10 2 (0.17%) GCP
11 1 (0.086%) GDPR
11 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (2.07%) Docker
2 18 (1.56%) Apache Flume
2 18 (1.56%) HDFS
3 6 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.43%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (0.95%) Kibana
1 11 (0.95%) logstash
2 7 (0.61%) Ansible
3 6 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.086%) Oozie
5 1 (0.086%) StatsD
5 1 (0.086%) Terraform
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 281 (24.29%) Tableau
2 167 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 103 (8.90%) Oracle
4 86 (7.43%) Google
5 38 (3.28%) Teradata
6 36 (3.11%) SAP
7 34 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
8 30 (2.59%) Hortonworks
9 25 (2.16%) Adobe
10 23 (1.99%) Netezza
11 20 (1.73%) TIBCO
12 17 (1.47%) IBM
13 16 (1.38%) Talend
14 15 (1.30%) Cloudera
14 15 (1.30%) Murex
15 13 (1.12%) Optimizely
16 12 (1.04%) RapidMiner
17 11 (0.95%) Alteryx
18 10 (0.86%) Informatica
19 9 (0.78%) Bloomberg
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £72,000 and excellent benefits / equity
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £140,000 to £160,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £110000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago