The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 156 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +12
Permanent jobs citing R 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.11% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £20,000 £52,375 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-61.81% +132.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.92%
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
1403 1814 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.51% 51.10% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1446 1217
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Leeds

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for R.

1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) SAS
5 8 (33.33%) Tableau
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
6 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
6 7 (29.17%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
6 7 (29.17%) PhD
6 7 (29.17%) Games
6 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
6 7 (29.17%) QlikView
6 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
6 7 (29.17%) Statistics
7 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
8 5 (20.83%) Web Filtering
8 5 (20.83%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Data Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) D3.js
8 5 (20.83%) Big Data
8 5 (20.83%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
8 5 (20.83%) Cloudera
8 5 (20.83%) Kafka

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (33.33%) SAS
2 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Pig
4 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) SPSS
3 2 (8.33%) Stata
4 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) QlikView
2 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) Impala
3 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
2 4 (16.67%) French Language
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Data Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Qualitative Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Associate Director
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.17%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Camel
1 5 (20.83%) D3.js
1 5 (20.83%) Kafka
1 5 (20.83%) NumPy
1 5 (20.83%) Velocity
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
2 7 (29.17%) Statistics
3 5 (20.83%) Online Games
3 5 (20.83%) Social Network
3 5 (20.83%) Web 2.0
4 2 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.33%) Neural Network
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Economics
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (29.17%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
3 6 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Cluster Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
4 5 (20.83%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Web Filtering
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (8.33%) Groovy
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) PhD
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) MCITP
3 5 (20.83%) MCSA
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Flume
1 5 (20.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Tableau
2 5 (20.83%) Cloudera
2 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
2 5 (20.83%) MapR
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Proofpoint
4 2 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) Facebook