The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 223 242 200
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs citing R 28 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.056% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Average salary £47,750 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £30,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.52%
R
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3657 3324 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.38% 46.91% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 2649 2143
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 £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

R
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

R Salary Trend in Yorkshire

R
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

R
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
West Yorkshire +18 21 £48,500 +59.01% 2
East Yorkshire - 7 £41,250 - 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 46 (85.19%) Analytics
2 33 (61.11%) SAS
3 30 (55.56%) Python
4 29 (53.70%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (53.70%) SPSS
4 29 (53.70%) SQL
4 29 (53.70%) Tableau
5 26 (48.15%) Java
6 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 22 (40.74%) Apache Hive
6 22 (40.74%) Hadoop
6 22 (40.74%) Visualisation
7 18 (33.33%) QlikView
7 18 (33.33%) MATLAB
8 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (29.63%) Oracle
9 16 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (29.63%) Open Source
10 15 (27.78%) Pentaho
10 15 (27.78%) Business Analytics
10 15 (27.78%) IBM
10 15 (27.78%) Cognos
10 15 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
11 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.93%) Apache Pig
12 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 33 (61.11%) SAS
2 14 (25.93%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 29 (53.70%) SPSS
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Hadoop
1 22 (40.74%) Apache Hive
2 18 (33.33%) QlikView
3 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (27.78%) Pentaho
5 15 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
8 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
9 7 (12.96%) Big Data
9 7 (12.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (12.96%) Base SAS
10 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
11 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JUnit
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Grunt
2 3 (5.56%) gulp
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Consultant
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Data Scientist
5 8 (14.81%) SAS BI Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) AWS Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.85%) Software Programmer
10 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) Java EE
2 11 (20.37%) Spring
3 7 (12.96%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) XML
4 6 (11.11%) WSDL
4 6 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 6 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 3 (5.56%) JAXB
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.56%) CSS
6 3 (5.56%) LINQ
6 3 (5.56%) Grails
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.56%) Sass
6 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.56%) SignalR
6 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Visualisation
2 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 11 (20.37%) Statistics
5 7 (12.96%) Taxonomies
6 6 (11.11%) W3C
7 3 (5.56%) User Experience
8 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.70%) Social Media
9 1 (1.85%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.85%) Physics
9 1 (1.85%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Analytics
2 29 (53.70%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (29.63%) Open Source
4 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 15 (27.78%) Business Analytics
5 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.52%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (18.52%) SDLC
7 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.96%) Line Management
8 7 (12.96%) Information Management
9 6 (11.11%) Network Design
9 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.11%) Project Management
9 6 (11.11%) MapReduce
9 6 (11.11%) Coaching
10 4 (7.41%) Machine Learning
10 4 (7.41%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) Python
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) Java
4 18 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 12 (22.22%) Scala
7 11 (20.37%) Groovy
7 11 (20.37%) Perl
8 7 (12.96%) C++
9 3 (5.56%) C#
10 1 (1.85%) Lua
10 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Tableau
2 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) Oracle
4 15 (27.78%) Cognos
4 15 (27.78%) IBM
5 8 (14.81%) Teradata
5 8 (14.81%) Cloudera
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