Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 207 265
Rank change year-on-year +11 +58 -1
Permanent jobs citing R 25 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.76% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 4
Leeds median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -20.40% +11.67%
10th Percentile £27,200 £19,500 £42,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,125 £60,963
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +15.63% -17.53% +7.78%

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 2493 2910 3751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.00% 54.02% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2561 3044
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for R.

1 18 (72.00%) Python
1 18 (72.00%) Analytics
2 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning
3 9 (36.00%) SAS
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Statistics
4 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (28.00%) Data Analytics
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) PhD
6 6 (24.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (20.00%) Twitter
7 5 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) SPSS
8 4 (16.00%) Social Media
8 4 (16.00%) Big Data
8 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (16.00%) Facebook
8 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (36.00%) SAS
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.00%) SPSS
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) QlikView
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Data Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modeller
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Data Scientist
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (16.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Analytics
2 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning
4 8 (32.00%) Statistics
5 7 (28.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (12.00%) Customer Insight
9 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (12.00%) Database Security
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.00%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (8.00%) Deep Learning
10 2 (8.00%) DevOps
10 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) PhD
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Twitter
2 4 (16.00%) Facebook
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau