R Jobs with Work from Home Options

R
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 344 187 282
Rank change year-on-year -157 +95 +38
Permanent jobs citing R 280 868 863
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.84% 1.95% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 3.95% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 188 291 385
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,588 £36,550
25th Percentile £47,500 £49,375 £43,630
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £60,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -2.44% -5.38%
75th Percentile £112,500 £102,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £146,250 £150,000 -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,750 21,992 38,490
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 41.04% 49.40% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11,463 16,117 24,109
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,588 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.84% +12.73%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

R trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing R.

R salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing R over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

R salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 38 (13.57%) SAS
2 15 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.29%) Jupyter
4 8 (2.86%) Apache
5 5 (1.79%) nginx
6 4 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.71%) Confluence
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.36%) Luigi
Applications
1 26 (9.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (2.86%) SPSS
3 2 (0.71%) EViews
3 2 (0.71%) Stata
4 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Primavera
2 1 (0.36%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 85 (30.36%) Azure
2 71 (25.36%) AWS
3 64 (22.86%) GCP
4 63 (22.50%) Power Platform
5 16 (5.71%) Google Analytics
6 13 (4.64%) OpenShift
7 12 (4.29%) Adobe Analytics
8 11 (3.93%) Snowflake
9 9 (3.21%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (3.21%) GitHub
10 8 (2.86%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 8 (2.86%) PowerApps
10 8 (2.86%) Serverless
11 7 (2.50%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.14%) Azure DevOps
13 5 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (1.79%) GitHub Actions
13 5 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) MQTT
1 5 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (1.79%) VPN
2 4 (1.43%) Broadband
2 4 (1.43%) Internet
2 4 (1.43%) RS-232
2 4 (1.43%) SMS
2 4 (1.43%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.50%) Power BI
2 54 (19.29%) Tableau
3 46 (16.43%) Big Data
4 22 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.36%) Data Lake
6 14 (5.00%) QlikView
7 13 (4.64%) SQL Server
8 11 (3.93%) MySQL
8 11 (3.93%) NoSQL
9 10 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (2.86%) BigQuery
10 8 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
11 7 (2.50%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.14%) Power Query
13 5 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.43%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (1.43%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.43%) GIS
14 4 (1.43%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Git
2 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.43%) Subversion
4 3 (1.07%) MLflow
5 2 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 141 (50.36%) Finance
2 86 (30.71%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (27.50%) Social Skills
4 43 (15.36%) Front Office
5 33 (11.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 32 (11.43%) Banking
7 27 (9.64%) Retail
8 25 (8.93%) Marketing
9 17 (6.07%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (2.86%) Military
12 7 (2.50%) Financial Institution
12 7 (2.50%) Health Technology
12 7 (2.50%) Law
12 7 (2.50%) Legal
12 7 (2.50%) Public Sector
13 6 (2.14%) Electronics
14 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
15 4 (1.43%) Automotive
15 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (25.36%) Analyst
2 51 (18.21%) Developer
3 46 (16.43%) Data Scientist
3 46 (16.43%) Senior
4 44 (15.71%) Quantitative Developer
5 42 (15.00%) Python Developer
6 37 (13.21%) Data Engineer
7 34 (12.14%) Data Analyst
8 24 (8.57%) Finance Manager
9 21 (7.50%) Lead
9 21 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (7.50%) Senior Data Scientist
10 15 (5.36%) Architect
11 14 (5.00%) Consultant
11 14 (5.00%) Lead Data Scientist
12 13 (4.64%) Insight Analyst
12 13 (4.64%) Lead Data Engineer
13 12 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.57%) Data Manager
15 9 (3.21%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (3.21%) CSS
3 7 (2.50%) PySpark
3 7 (2.50%) React
4 5 (1.79%) AWS CDK
4 5 (1.79%) GraphQL
4 5 (1.79%) gRPC
4 5 (1.79%) jQuery
4 5 (1.79%) Knex.js
4 5 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (1.79%) Node.js
4 5 (1.79%) Pandas
4 5 (1.79%) React Native
4 5 (1.79%) RESTful
4 5 (1.79%) Sequelize
5 4 (1.43%) Tidyverse
6 3 (1.07%) .NET
6 3 (1.07%) Django
7 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.79%) Algorithms
2 44 (15.71%) Hedge funds
3 43 (15.36%) Derivative
3 43 (15.36%) Fixed Income
4 38 (13.57%) Equities
5 25 (8.93%) Cyberattack
6 20 (7.14%) Credit Risk
7 13 (4.64%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.14%) NHS
9 6 (2.14%) Product Ownership
9 6 (2.14%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.79%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (1.79%) IoT
10 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.43%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.93%) Linux
2 4 (1.43%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (0.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.79%) Analytics
2 101 (36.07%) Data Science
3 82 (29.29%) Agile
4 79 (28.21%) Data Analysis
4 79 (28.21%) Software Engineering
5 77 (27.50%) Visualisation
6 72 (25.71%) Statistics
7 67 (23.93%) Business Intelligence
8 65 (23.21%) Mathematics
9 63 (22.50%) Decision-Making
10 55 (19.64%) Machine Learning
11 53 (18.93%) Asset Management
12 49 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 49 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
13 46 (16.43%) Investment Management
13 46 (16.43%) Quantitative Research
14 45 (16.07%) Data Visualisation
15 43 (15.36%) DevOps
15 43 (15.36%) Mentoring
16 42 (15.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 256 (91.43%) Python
2 127 (45.36%) SQL
3 42 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.79%) Java
5 12 (4.29%) C
6 10 (3.57%) VBA
7 9 (3.21%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.86%) Embedded C
9 6 (2.14%) C++
9 6 (2.14%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 6 (2.14%) Scala
10 5 (1.79%) JSX
10 5 (1.79%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.43%) C#
12 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.71%) Tcl
14 1 (0.36%) Ada
Qualifications
1 102 (36.43%) Degree
2 33 (11.79%) Security Cleared
3 32 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (9.29%) DV Cleared
5 21 (7.50%) Master's Degree
6 12 (4.29%) PhD
7 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (2.14%) Azure Certification
10 4 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.71%) CIMA
12 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.21%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.64%) IFRS
2 13 (4.64%) IFRS 9
3 8 (2.86%) Accessibility
4 6 (2.14%) CRD IV
5 5 (1.79%) QA
6 4 (1.43%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (1.07%) GDPR
8 2 (0.71%) PMO
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive SPICE
9 1 (0.36%) AUTOSAR
9 1 (0.36%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 31 (11.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (9.29%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.79%) Terraform
3 1 (0.36%) Functional Safety
Vendors
1 38 (13.57%) Bloomberg
2 22 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.50%) Google
4 20 (7.14%) Databricks
5 19 (6.79%) Adobe
6 13 (4.64%) Alteryx
7 9 (3.21%) Salesforce
8 7 (2.50%) F5
9 6 (2.14%) Apple
10 4 (1.43%) Coremetrics
10 4 (1.43%) SIMUL8
10 4 (1.43%) Splunk
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco
11 2 (0.71%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.71%) SAP
12 1 (0.36%) Apteco
12 1 (0.36%) ESRI
12 1 (0.36%) OpenAI
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle