Period
to 27 April 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 27 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 217 254
Rank change year-on-year +36 +37 -27
Permanent jobs citing R 40 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -49.09% +52.78%
10th Percentile £22,450 £32,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £43,750 £95,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -36.36% +22.22%

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 2,719 2,858 3,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.97% 55.41% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,427 2,533 2,938
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 27 April 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (70.00%) Analytics
2 22 (55.00%) Data Science
2 22 (55.00%) Python
3 16 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (35.00%) Big Data
6 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) SAS
7 12 (30.00%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) MapReduce
7 12 (30.00%) Degree
7 12 (30.00%) Statistics
8 11 (27.50%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
8 11 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (25.00%) HDFS
9 10 (25.00%) Data Analytics
9 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 10 (25.00%) Kafka
9 10 (25.00%) HBase
9 10 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 10 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 10 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
9 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (25.00%) Data Architecture

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 12 (30.00%) SAS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Big Data
2 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
3 10 (25.00%) HBase
4 9 (22.50%) Apache Hive
5 8 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (15.00%) Data Lake
7 6 (15.00%) Impala
7 6 (15.00%) MOLAP
7 6 (15.00%) OLAP
7 6 (15.00%) ROLAP
7 6 (15.00%) Sqoop
8 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
9 4 (10.00%) Redis
9 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.50%) Power BI
11 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
11 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.00%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Data Scientist
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Statistical Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Statistical Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Data Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Data Scientist
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Kafka
2 8 (20.00%) REST
3 6 (15.00%) JSON
3 6 (15.00%) SOAP
3 6 (15.00%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) XSD
4 4 (10.00%) Apache Tez
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) ggplot
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) OAuth
5 1 (2.50%) OpenID
5 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Biotechnology
3 6 (15.00%) Replication
3 6 (15.00%) Taxonomies
4 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Analytics
2 22 (55.00%) Data Science
3 12 (30.00%) MapReduce
3 12 (30.00%) Statistics
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
4 11 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (27.50%) Statistical Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 10 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
5 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 10 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (22.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Python
2 16 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Scala
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) HDFS
2 6 (15.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Oozie
2 3 (7.50%) Ansible
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Askia
3 3 (7.50%) Tableau
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Sage
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter