Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 210 215
Rank change year-on-year +58 +5 +33
Permanent jobs citing R 43 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.03% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 0.68% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 17
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -8.05%
10th Percentile £29,775 £31,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £55,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -16.23%

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 2,301 2,654 2,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.05% 53.44% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,943 2,298 2,428
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (74.42%) Analytics
2 27 (62.79%) Python
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 17 (39.53%) Predictive Modelling
4 15 (34.88%) Data Science
4 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (32.56%) SAS
5 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (30.23%) Data Visualisation
6 13 (30.23%) Visualisation
7 12 (27.91%) Degree
7 12 (27.91%) ETL
7 12 (27.91%) Data Analytics
8 11 (25.58%) Big Data
9 10 (23.26%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (23.26%) Machine Learning
9 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
9 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (23.26%) MATLAB
9 10 (23.26%) Statistics
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 9 (20.93%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
10 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.93%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) C
11 8 (18.60%) Economics
11 8 (18.60%) Marketing
11 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
11 8 (18.60%) Mentoring

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 14 (32.56%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (11.63%) SPSS
5 2 (4.65%) EViews
6 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Google Analytics
2 5 (11.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (11.63%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Symposium
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Big Data
2 8 (18.60%) Apache Hive
2 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
3 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.95%) Base SAS
5 5 (11.63%) BigQuery
5 5 (11.63%) HBase
5 5 (11.63%) Sqoop
6 4 (9.30%) Data Lake
6 4 (9.30%) Impala
6 4 (9.30%) MOLAP
6 4 (9.30%) OLAP
6 4 (9.30%) ROLAP
7 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.98%) Power BI
8 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Marketing
3 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Scientist
4 6 (13.95%) Data Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Statistical Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Statistical Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Data Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Insight Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Web Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Kafka
1 6 (13.95%) REST
2 4 (9.30%) JSON
2 4 (9.30%) SOAP
2 4 (9.30%) XML
2 4 (9.30%) XSD
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Tez
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.33%) ggplot
4 1 (2.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) OAuth
4 1 (2.33%) OpenID
4 1 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Biotechnology
3 5 (11.63%) Algorithms
4 4 (9.30%) Credit Risk
4 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 4 (9.30%) Taxonomies
5 3 (6.98%) User Experience
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Analytics
2 17 (39.53%) Predictive Modelling
3 15 (34.88%) Data Science
4 13 (30.23%) Data Visualisation
4 13 (30.23%) Visualisation
5 12 (27.91%) Data Analytics
5 12 (27.91%) ETL
6 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
6 10 (23.26%) Machine Learning
6 10 (23.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (23.26%) Statistics
7 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
7 9 (20.93%) Statistical Analysis
8 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
8 8 (18.60%) Decision Science
8 8 (18.60%) Economics
8 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
8 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (16.28%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) MATLAB
4 8 (18.60%) C
5 5 (11.63%) Scala
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) VBA
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) HDFS
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Oozie
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Xymon
2 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) Tableau
4 2 (4.65%) Askia
5 1 (2.33%) Optimizely
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Sage