Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 214 219
Rank change year-on-year +58 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing R 52 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.09% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 0.42% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 15
Leeds median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £28,625 £32,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £85,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,650 2,845 3,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.72% 55.65% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,291 2,514 2,618
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for R in Leeds

R
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for R in Leeds

R
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for R.

1 35 (67.31%) Analytics
2 27 (51.92%) Python
3 20 (38.46%) Predictive Modelling
4 19 (36.54%) SQL
5 17 (32.69%) Data Science
6 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
6 16 (30.77%) MATLAB
6 16 (30.77%) Statistics
7 15 (28.85%) Degree
7 15 (28.85%) ETL
7 15 (28.85%) SAS
7 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (28.85%) Visualisation
7 15 (28.85%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (26.92%) Hadoop
8 14 (26.92%) Big Data
8 14 (26.92%) Finance
9 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.00%) Economics
9 13 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
9 13 (25.00%) C
9 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
10 12 (23.08%) Data Analytics
10 12 (23.08%) HDFS
10 12 (23.08%) MapReduce
10 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office

R
Co-occurring 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 15 (28.85%) SAS
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (13.46%) SPSS
4 2 (3.85%) EViews
5 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Google Analytics
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (9.62%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Symposium
2 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Big Data
1 14 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 11 (21.15%) Apache Hive
2 11 (21.15%) Base SAS
3 10 (19.23%) HBase
4 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.46%) Sqoop
5 6 (11.54%) Data Lake
5 6 (11.54%) Impala
5 6 (11.54%) MOLAP
5 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.54%) OLAP
5 6 (11.54%) ROLAP
6 5 (9.62%) BigQuery
7 4 (7.69%) Redis
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Statistical Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Statistical Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Data Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Data Scientist
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Data Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Lead Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Data Insight Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Insight Data Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Web Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Web Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) Kafka
2 9 (17.31%) REST
3 6 (11.54%) JSON
3 6 (11.54%) SOAP
3 6 (11.54%) XML
3 6 (11.54%) XSD
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Tez
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware
7 1 (1.92%) .NET
7 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.92%) ggplot
7 1 (1.92%) J2EE
7 1 (1.92%) LAMP
7 1 (1.92%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) OAuth
7 1 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Biotechnology
3 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 6 (11.54%) Taxonomies
4 4 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 4 (7.69%) User Experience
5 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) CentOS
2 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Analytics
2 20 (38.46%) Predictive Modelling
3 17 (32.69%) Data Science
4 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 16 (30.77%) Statistics
5 15 (28.85%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (28.85%) ETL
5 15 (28.85%) Visualisation
6 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (25.00%) Economics
6 13 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
6 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (23.08%) Data Analytics
7 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 12 (23.08%) MapReduce
7 12 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (21.15%) ANOVA
8 11 (21.15%) Coaching
8 11 (21.15%) Decision Science
8 11 (21.15%) Experimental Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Python
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) MATLAB
4 13 (25.00%) C
5 7 (13.46%) Scala
6 5 (9.62%) Java
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) HDFS
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Oozie
2 4 (7.69%) Ansible
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Xymon
3 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Google
3 4 (7.69%) Askia
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Sage
4 1 (1.92%) Tableau