The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 177 215 173
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -42
Permanent jobs citing R 19 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.020% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.042% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
R
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2194 2381 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.12% 48.12% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1995 1641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

R
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

R Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

R
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

R Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

R
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 19 £32,500 - 2
R
Yorkshire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 49 (89.09%) SPSS
2 48 (87.27%) Analytics
3 42 (76.36%) Tableau
4 39 (70.91%) SQL
5 34 (61.82%) MATLAB
6 33 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (58.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 30 (54.55%) Java
9 29 (52.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (52.73%) Visualisation
10 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
11 25 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (36.36%) SAS
12 20 (36.36%) Mathematics
13 19 (34.55%) Degree
13 19 (34.55%) Hadoop
13 19 (34.55%) Apache Hive
14 18 (32.73%) Statistics
15 17 (30.91%) MapReduce
15 17 (30.91%) HDFS
16 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
16 15 (27.27%) QlikView
17 14 (25.45%) Python
17 14 (25.45%) Coaching
18 13 (23.64%) Line Management
18 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
18 13 (23.64%) Oracle
18 13 (23.64%) QA
18 13 (23.64%) Information Management

R
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (36.36%) SAS
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 49 (89.09%) SPSS
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (58.18%) Oracle BI EE
3 29 (52.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (34.55%) Hadoop
4 19 (34.55%) Apache Hive
5 15 (27.27%) QlikView
6 12 (21.82%) Pentaho
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
7 9 (16.36%) Big Data
8 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
8 8 (14.55%) Data Mining
9 4 (7.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (7.27%) Base SAS
10 2 (3.64%) Clementine
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Analyst
2 18 (32.73%) Data Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) Consultant
3 12 (21.82%) Data Scientist
4 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 9 (16.36%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) SAS BI Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) SPSS Data Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Data Modeller
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Graduate Data Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) MI Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Junior
10 1 (1.82%) Graduate
10 1 (1.82%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Visualisation
2 25 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 18 (32.73%) Statistics
5 13 (23.64%) Taxonomies
6 12 (21.82%) Open Source
7 3 (5.45%) Neural Network
7 3 (5.45%) Economics
8 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.64%) Social Media
9 1 (1.82%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.82%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Analytics
2 33 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (30.91%) MapReduce
4 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 14 (25.45%) Coaching
6 13 (23.64%) Line Management
6 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
6 13 (23.64%) Information Management
7 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.82%) Business Analytics
8 8 (14.55%) Data Management
9 7 (12.73%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (7.27%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (7.27%) Predictive Analytics
11 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.45%) Data Analytics
12 2 (3.64%) Statistical Modelling
12 2 (3.64%) Campaign Analysis
12 2 (3.64%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 34 (61.82%) MATLAB
3 30 (54.55%) Java
4 14 (25.45%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) Lua
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) HDFS
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Tableau
2 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle
4 12 (21.82%) Business Objects
4 12 (21.82%) Cognos
4 12 (21.82%) IBM
5 8 (14.55%) Cloudera
5 8 (14.55%) Teradata
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Generous Benefits package, including
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Generous Benefits package, including
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago