R Jobs in the UK excluding London

R
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 430 270 291
Rank change year-on-year -160 +21 +50
Permanent jobs citing R 268 828 812
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.51% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 3.05% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 175 264 390
10th Percentile £31,750 £35,733 £33,000
25th Percentile £42,060 £43,125 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,293 £54,882 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.72% +14.34% -7.69%
75th Percentile £71,125 £70,063 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,125 £76,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -8.00%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18,687 27,138 31,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.28% 43.36% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,208 15,270 21,686
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,248 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for R in the UK excluding London

R
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for R in the UK excluding London

R
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for R in the UK excluding London

R
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
North of England -173 55 £51,528 -6.11% 31
South East +42 54 £52,293 -17.45% 31
South West 0 53 £70,576 +54.26% 11
Midlands +41 49 £46,500 -19.13% 13
West Midlands +70 36 £46,500 -16.59% 12
North West +50 29 £55,000 -10.93% 24
Scotland -34 26 £53,264 +6.02% 6
Yorkshire -121 22 £51,528 +3.06% 4
East of England +30 20 £57,500 +27.78% 13
East Midlands -19 13 £41,750 -27.39% 1
Wales +11 9 £51,528 -6.11% 11
North East -21 4 £49,100 +9.93% 3
Northern Ireland +27 2 £33,750 -27.81% 2
R
UK

R
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 54 (20.15%) SAS
2 17 (6.34%) Apache Spark
3 16 (5.97%) Apache
4 12 (4.48%) Jupyter
5 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.10%) AutoCAD
2 11 (4.10%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.99%) SPSS
4 6 (2.24%) Simulink
5 2 (0.75%) CATIA
5 2 (0.75%) EViews
5 2 (0.75%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) ProductWriter
2 1 (0.37%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.66%) Power Platform
2 25 (9.33%) AWS
3 21 (7.84%) Azure
4 13 (4.85%) GCP
4 13 (4.85%) OpenShift
5 10 (3.73%) Figma
5 10 (3.73%) SurveyMonkey
6 9 (3.36%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (2.61%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (2.61%) Google Analytics
8 6 (2.24%) Serverless
9 5 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (1.49%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.49%) PowerApps
10 4 (1.49%) SaaS
11 3 (1.12%) Google Workspace
12 2 (0.75%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.36%) Internet
2 4 (1.49%) Broadband
2 4 (1.49%) RS-232
2 4 (1.49%) SMS
2 4 (1.49%) WPA
3 2 (0.75%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.75%) FTP
3 2 (0.75%) GSM
3 2 (0.75%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) Network Security
3 2 (0.75%) SSH
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) IPv4
4 1 (0.37%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.28%) Power BI
2 39 (14.55%) Big Data
3 33 (12.31%) Tableau
4 25 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (9.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (4.48%) Data Lake
6 8 (2.99%) MySQL
6 8 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.24%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (1.87%) QlikView
9 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.49%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.49%) PowerPivot
9 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.12%) Metadata
10 3 (1.12%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (10.07%) Git
2 4 (1.49%) JIRA
2 4 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) GitLab
General
1 111 (41.42%) Finance
2 100 (37.31%) Social Skills
3 77 (28.73%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (15.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 39 (14.55%) Banking
6 36 (13.43%) Marketing
7 33 (12.31%) Retail
8 24 (8.96%) Presentation Skills
9 18 (6.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (6.34%) Law
11 11 (4.10%) Electronics
12 10 (3.73%) Advertising
12 10 (3.73%) Social Science
13 9 (3.36%) Retail Finance
14 8 (2.99%) Military
15 7 (2.61%) Automotive
16 6 (2.24%) Financial Institution
17 5 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
17 5 (1.87%) Organisational Skills
18 4 (1.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 88 (32.84%) Analyst
2 81 (30.22%) Senior
3 67 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 42 (15.67%) Senior Analyst
5 36 (13.43%) Senior Data Scientist
6 32 (11.94%) Data Engineer
7 28 (10.45%) Lead
8 27 (10.07%) Data Analyst
9 15 (5.60%) Developer
9 15 (5.60%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.85%) Pricing Analyst
11 12 (4.48%) Lead Data Engineer
11 12 (4.48%) Lead Data Scientist
11 12 (4.48%) Programmer
12 11 (4.10%) Systems Programmer
13 10 (3.73%) Senior Data Analyst
14 8 (2.99%) Marketing Analyst
14 8 (2.99%) Senior Marketing Analyst
15 7 (2.61%) Data Manager
15 7 (2.61%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.06%) HTML
2 12 (4.48%) .NET
3 9 (3.36%) JSON
4 7 (2.61%) Django
5 6 (2.24%) CSS
6 5 (1.87%) jQuery
6 5 (1.87%) OLE
6 5 (1.87%) PySpark
7 4 (1.49%) HTML5
8 3 (1.12%) EDI
8 3 (1.12%) Kafka
8 3 (1.12%) React
8 3 (1.12%) REST
9 2 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.75%) COM
9 2 (0.75%) LINQ
9 2 (0.75%) OpenMP
9 2 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (29.10%) Algorithms
2 28 (10.45%) Credit Risk
3 27 (10.07%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (9.33%) Cyberattack
5 6 (2.24%) Clustering
5 6 (2.24%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.24%) Onboarding
6 5 (1.87%) NHS
6 5 (1.87%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.49%) Product Ownership
7 4 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.49%) Smart Energy
8 3 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.12%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.12%) Life Science
8 3 (1.12%) Virtual Reality
9 2 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.09%) Windows
2 9 (3.36%) Linux
3 4 (1.49%) FreeRTOS
4 2 (0.75%) Unix
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.69%) Data Science
2 89 (33.21%) Analytics
3 87 (32.46%) Machine Learning
4 86 (32.09%) Mathematics
5 74 (27.61%) Agile
5 74 (27.61%) Data Analysis
6 72 (26.87%) Statistics
7 70 (26.12%) Visualisation
8 69 (25.75%) Computer Science
9 56 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (20.52%) Decision-Making
11 52 (19.40%) Artificial Intelligence
12 48 (17.91%) Software Engineering
13 47 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (15.67%) Mentoring
15 36 (13.43%) Data Visualisation
16 35 (13.06%) DevOps
17 31 (11.57%) Data Analytics
18 28 (10.45%) Statistical Analysis
18 28 (10.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 199 (74.25%) Python
2 91 (33.96%) SQL
3 39 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.69%) Java
5 26 (9.70%) C#
6 19 (7.09%) C
7 15 (5.60%) MATLAB
8 13 (4.85%) VBA
9 11 (4.10%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.61%) Rust
10 7 (2.61%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.24%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) Julia
12 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 4 (1.49%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.12%) Fortran
14 3 (1.12%) VB
15 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 135 (50.37%) Degree
2 50 (18.66%) Master's Degree
3 43 (16.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (14.93%) PhD
5 39 (14.55%) Security Cleared
6 26 (9.70%) DV Cleared
7 11 (4.10%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.87%) Azure Certification
9 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.09%) IFRS
1 19 (7.09%) IFRS 9
2 15 (5.60%) CRD IV
3 11 (4.10%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.36%) Accessibility
5 6 (2.24%) ISO 26262
6 4 (1.49%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (1.49%) QA
7 3 (1.12%) Automotive SPICE
7 3 (1.12%) AUTOSAR
7 3 (1.12%) Basel III
7 3 (1.12%) GDPR
7 3 (1.12%) MISRA
System Software
1 36 (13.43%) Docker
2 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (13.81%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.12%) Functional Safety
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.60%) Oracle
3 11 (4.10%) Adobe
3 11 (4.10%) Google
4 10 (3.73%) Qualtrics
5 6 (2.24%) Coremetrics
6 4 (1.49%) Apple
6 4 (1.49%) Databricks
6 4 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.49%) Salesforce
6 4 (1.49%) SIMUL8
7 3 (1.12%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.12%) Sun
8 2 (0.75%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.75%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
8 2 (0.75%) Splunk
9 1 (0.37%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds