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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / London
Rank 197 232 345
Rank change year-on-year +35 +113  
Permanent jobs citing R 553 591 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 1.41% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 2.62% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 491 516 302
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 £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 18184 22591 21624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.74% 53.86% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15670 19817 18519
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +32 105 £65,000 +18.18% 17
Twickenham - 3 £52,500 - 1
West End of London +9 2 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Chiswick - 2 £50,000 -
Heathrow - 1 - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 697 (71.05%) Python
2 554 (56.47%) Analytics
3 533 (54.33%) SQL
4 376 (38.33%) Degree
5 361 (36.80%) Big Data
6 353 (35.98%) Machine Learning
7 334 (34.05%) Analytical Skills
8 322 (32.82%) Hadoop
9 321 (32.72%) Mathematics
10 276 (28.13%) Finance
11 263 (26.81%) Computer Science
12 260 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
13 257 (26.20%) SAS
14 244 (24.87%) Statistics
15 235 (23.96%) Visualisation
15 235 (23.96%) Java
16 234 (23.85%) Apache Spark
17 229 (23.34%) Tableau
18 207 (21.10%) PhD
19 178 (18.14%) Algorithms
20 168 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
21 165 (16.82%) MATLAB
22 157 (16.00%) ETL
23 154 (15.70%) Data Visualisation
24 149 (15.19%) Scala
25 141 (14.37%) Marketing
26 122 (12.44%) Data Analytics
27 121 (12.33%) SPSS
28 119 (12.13%) Data Analysis
29 111 (11.31%) C#

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
1 257 (26.20%) SAS
2 234 (23.85%) Apache Spark
3 61 (6.22%) Apache
4 59 (6.01%) Apache Pig
5 40 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.92%) Apache Solr
7 9 (0.92%) Confluence
7 9 (0.92%) JBoss
7 9 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.82%) nginx
9 7 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (0.71%) Luigi
10 6 (0.61%) CMS
11 2 (0.20%) Ethereum
11 2 (0.20%) Hyperledger
11 2 (0.20%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.10%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 121 (12.33%) SPSS
2 62 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.34%) Stata
4 22 (2.24%) EViews
5 7 (0.71%) MS Office
5 7 (0.71%) SPSS Modeler
6 5 (0.51%) GNU Octave
6 5 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.41%) Gephi
8 3 (0.31%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (1.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.41%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (0.31%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle TCA
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) Unica
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle AML
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.10%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 87 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (5.30%) Google Analytics
4 30 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (2.65%) Azure Machine Learning
6 21 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.02%) GitHub
8 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.41%) IaaS
9 4 (0.41%) SaaS
10 3 (0.31%) Data Lake Analytics
10 3 (0.31%) FinancialForce.com
10 3 (0.31%) Force.com
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.10%) Google Play
12 1 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.61%) FTP
2 4 (0.41%) HTTP
2 4 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (36.80%) Big Data
2 322 (32.82%) Hadoop
3 106 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 104 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (10.09%) Data Mining
6 98 (9.99%) QlikView
7 96 (9.79%) Apache Hive
8 95 (9.68%) MongoDB
9 91 (9.28%) NoSQL
10 86 (8.77%) Power BI
11 84 (8.56%) Relational Database
12 76 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 57 (5.81%) Neo4j
13 57 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 42 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 40 (4.08%) Spotfire
16 38 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
17 36 (3.67%) HBase
18 33 (3.36%) MySQL
19 31 (3.16%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (2.96%) Git (software)
2 19 (1.94%) JIRA
3 17 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
4 16 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 15 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.92%) Travis CI
7 7 (0.71%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.61%) Yeoman
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.41%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.31%) Apache Continuum
11 3 (0.31%) JUnit
11 3 (0.31%) Subversion
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.10%) Maven
13 1 (0.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.10%) RStudio
13 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
General
1 276 (28.13%) Finance
2 141 (14.37%) Marketing
3 80 (8.15%) Banking
4 78 (7.95%) Retail
5 34 (3.47%) Front Office
6 29 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.65%) Advertising
8 18 (1.83%) Legal
9 16 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.43%) Games
11 10 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.51%) Law
14 5 (0.51%) Publishing
15 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.31%) Back Office
16 3 (0.31%) French Language
16 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 324 (33.03%) Data Scientist
2 213 (21.71%) Analyst
3 156 (15.90%) Developer
4 86 (8.77%) Senior Data Scientist
5 79 (8.05%) Consultant
6 77 (7.85%) Data Engineer
7 56 (5.71%) Data Analyst
8 54 (5.50%) Data Consultant
9 53 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 52 (5.30%) Analytics Manager
11 38 (3.87%) Data Analytics Manager
12 36 (3.67%) Analytics Consultant
12 36 (3.67%) Python Developer
13 34 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 33 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
15 30 (3.06%) Data Manager
15 30 (3.06%) SQL Analyst
16 29 (2.96%) Machine Learning Scientist
17 28 (2.85%) C# Developer
17 28 (2.85%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (6.83%) .NET
2 50 (5.10%) HTML
3 41 (4.18%) Kafka
4 37 (3.77%) D3.js
5 34 (3.47%) NumPy
6 32 (3.26%) Natural Language Processing
7 29 (2.96%) Web Services
8 27 (2.75%) CSS
8 27 (2.75%) LAMP
9 26 (2.65%) REST
10 19 (1.94%) ASP.NET
10 19 (1.94%) Flask
11 18 (1.83%) Pandas
12 16 (1.63%) scikit-learn
12 16 (1.63%) SciPy
13 15 (1.53%) Django
13 15 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (1.33%) Ajax
15 12 (1.22%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 334 (34.05%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (26.81%) Computer Science
3 178 (18.14%) Algorithms
4 47 (4.79%) Credit Risk
5 38 (3.87%) Fintech
6 24 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 19 (1.94%) Derivative
9 17 (1.73%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.53%) Equities
12 14 (1.43%) Social Media
13 13 (1.33%) Market Risk
14 12 (1.22%) User Experience
15 10 (1.02%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
16 9 (0.92%) OTC Derivatives
17 8 (0.82%) iPad
17 8 (0.82%) Mobile App
18 7 (0.71%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.60%) Linux
2 36 (3.67%) Unix
3 19 (1.94%) Windows
4 8 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.41%) CentOS
5 4 (0.41%) Debian
5 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (56.47%) Analytics
2 353 (35.98%) Machine Learning
3 321 (32.72%) Mathematics
4 260 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
5 244 (24.87%) Statistics
6 235 (23.96%) Visualisation
7 168 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
8 157 (16.00%) ETL
9 154 (15.70%) Data Visualisation
10 122 (12.44%) Data Analytics
11 119 (12.13%) Data Analysis
12 109 (11.11%) Physics
13 90 (9.17%) Data Modelling
13 90 (9.17%) Statistical Modelling
14 85 (8.66%) E-Commerce
15 83 (8.46%) Predictive Modelling
16 80 (8.15%) Statistical Analysis
17 73 (7.44%) Predictive Analytics
18 68 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
19 66 (6.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 697 (71.05%) Python
2 533 (54.33%) SQL
3 235 (23.96%) Java
4 165 (16.82%) MATLAB
5 149 (15.19%) Scala
6 111 (11.31%) C#
7 107 (10.91%) C++
8 48 (4.89%) JavaScript
9 47 (4.79%) VBA
10 44 (4.49%) Ruby
11 41 (4.18%) T-SQL
12 32 (3.26%) PHP
13 29 (2.96%) C
14 21 (2.14%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.94%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.83%) Perl
17 10 (1.02%) VB
18 7 (0.71%) Clojure
18 7 (0.71%) Cypher
19 4 (0.41%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 376 (38.33%) Degree
2 207 (21.10%) PhD
3 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.12%) ISEB
4 11 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.02%) MCTS
5 10 (1.02%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.51%) CFA
7 4 (0.41%) MCP
8 3 (0.31%) CBAP
8 3 (0.31%) IIBA
8 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) MCITP
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.67%) QA
2 31 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.33%) MiFID
4 11 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (1.12%) EMIR
5 6 (0.61%) IFRS
5 6 (0.61%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.31%) Basel III
6 3 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.10%) GCP
7 1 (0.10%) IAS 39
System Software
1 22 (2.24%) Apache Flume
2 18 (1.83%) Docker
3 11 (1.12%) HDFS
4 7 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.71%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (0.92%) Kibana
1 9 (0.92%) logstash
1 9 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.71%) Ansible
3 3 (0.31%) Ambari
3 3 (0.31%) Oozie
3 3 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.10%) StatsD
4 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 229 (23.34%) Tableau
2 85 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 81 (8.26%) Google
4 29 (2.96%) MicroStrategy
5 28 (2.85%) Oracle
6 24 (2.45%) SAP
7 23 (2.34%) Teradata
8 21 (2.14%) TIBCO
9 17 (1.73%) Talend
10 16 (1.63%) IBM
11 15 (1.53%) Cloudera
11 15 (1.53%) Netezza
12 14 (1.43%) Alteryx
12 14 (1.43%) Hortonworks
13 13 (1.33%) Hyperion
13 13 (1.33%) Informatica
14 11 (1.12%) RapidMiner
15 10 (1.02%) Adobe
16 8 (0.82%) Red Hat
16 8 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits and discount
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £53,000, subsidised gym membership, Cycle2Work scheme, company h
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Equity, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago