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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 174 173 145
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Permanent jobs citing R 4 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.77% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £47,500 £100,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.27%
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
1810 1558 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.20% 42.50% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1181 1067
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Leeds

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (82.61%) SAS
1 19 (82.61%) Analytics
2 17 (73.91%) Python
3 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (65.22%) QlikView
5 13 (56.52%) SPSS
5 13 (56.52%) Open Source
5 13 (56.52%) Tableau
6 12 (52.17%) Visualisation
6 12 (52.17%) Business Analytics
6 12 (52.17%) IBM
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (52.17%) Cognos
6 12 (52.17%) Pentaho
6 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
6 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (43.48%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (39.13%) Oracle
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Base SAS
9 7 (30.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
10 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) Java
11 5 (21.74%) Teradata
11 5 (21.74%) Cloudera
11 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (82.61%) SAS
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) SPSS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) QlikView
2 12 (52.17%) Pentaho
2 12 (52.17%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (30.43%) Base SAS
3 7 (30.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
5 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data
9 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
1 3 (13.04%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Visualisation
2 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Analytics
2 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) Open Source
4 12 (52.17%) Business Analytics
4 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
5 10 (43.48%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) Network Design
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.35%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
5 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
6 2 (8.70%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Lua
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Tableau
2 12 (52.17%) Cognos
2 12 (52.17%) IBM
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Teradata
4 5 (21.74%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) Apigee
5 1 (4.35%) Mashery
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago