The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 180 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -
Permanent jobs citing R 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £30,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.36% +10.58%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1659 1336 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.14% 52.60% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1049 1188
Average salary £39,600 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
West Yorkshire

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle