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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 168 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing R 18 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 2
Average salary £100,000 £57,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% +142.10%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.21% +24.00%
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
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

R Salary Histogram in Leeds

R
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (86.36%) Oracle
1 19 (86.36%) Analytics
2 18 (81.82%) Data Analytics
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) SAS
4 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (72.73%) Finance
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (72.73%) QlikView
5 14 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) Statistics
8 1 (4.55%) SPSS
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.55%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (72.73%) QlikView
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Business Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Business Solution Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Statistics
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Analytics
2 18 (81.82%) Data Analytics
3 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle
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