The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 165 181 145
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -36
Permanent jobs citing R 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £50,250 £30,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.75% -46.95%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.52%
R
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1881 1638 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.82% 44.57% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1310 1059
Average salary £42,500 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

R
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

R Salary Trend in Leeds

R
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Leeds

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 35 (92.11%) Analytics
2 29 (76.32%) Tableau
2 29 (76.32%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (76.32%) SPSS
3 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (57.89%) SAS
3 22 (57.89%) Visualisation
4 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 20 (52.63%) Python
5 18 (47.37%) QlikView
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (44.74%) Java
7 16 (42.11%) MATLAB
7 16 (42.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (39.47%) Pentaho
8 15 (39.47%) Open Source
8 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
8 15 (39.47%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (39.47%) IBM
8 15 (39.47%) Cognos
8 15 (39.47%) Business Analytics
9 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (31.58%) Oracle
11 11 (28.95%) Apache Hive
11 11 (28.95%) Mathematics
11 11 (28.95%) Hadoop
12 10 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (23.68%) Statistics

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (57.89%) SAS
2 5 (13.16%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (76.32%) SPSS
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) QlikView
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (42.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (39.47%) Pentaho
4 15 (39.47%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (28.95%) Hadoop
6 11 (28.95%) Apache Hive
7 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) Base SAS
8 7 (18.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (10.53%) Big Data
10 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 9 (23.68%) Data Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) SAS BI Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Data Scientist
7 4 (10.53%) AWS Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Graduate
10 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Junior
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Spring
1 3 (7.89%) Java EE
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Visualisation
2 11 (28.95%) Mathematics
3 9 (23.68%) Statistics
3 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.42%) Taxonomies
5 2 (5.26%) Social Media
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Economics
6 1 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Analytics
2 29 (76.32%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
3 15 (39.47%) Open Source
3 15 (39.47%) Business Analytics
4 10 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Information Management
5 7 (18.42%) Line Management
6 6 (15.79%) Coaching
6 6 (15.79%) MapReduce
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
1 20 (52.63%) Python
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 3 (7.89%) Scala
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) HDFS
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Tableau
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) Cognos
3 15 (39.47%) IBM
4 12 (31.58%) Oracle
5 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
5 8 (21.05%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago