Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 185 214
Rank change year-on-year +18 +29 +51
Permanent jobs citing R 17 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 0.90% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 19
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.19% -1.43% -42.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £22,600 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,500 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.19% -1.43% -19.54%

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 1,739 2,446 2,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.05% 51.19% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 2,189 2,527
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.80% +4.38%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (94.12%) Analytics
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (64.71%) Big Data
5 9 (52.94%) Power BI
5 9 (52.94%) Tableau
5 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
6 8 (47.06%) Marketing
7 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
7 7 (41.18%) Coaching
7 7 (41.18%) Data Science
8 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (35.29%) Data Structures
8 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
8 6 (35.29%) e-Learning
8 6 (35.29%) QA
8 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (35.29%) SAS
9 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
9 5 (29.41%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
9 5 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
10 4 (23.53%) Marketing Analytics
10 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
11 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (17.65%) MATLAB

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 6 (35.29%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Big Data
2 9 (52.94%) Power BI
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Data Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) IT Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) IT Trainer
3 6 (35.29%) Trainer
4 5 (29.41%) Data Scientist
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Insight Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Insight Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Marketing Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Data Structures
1 6 (35.29%) e-Learning
2 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
3 7 (41.18%) Coaching
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Data Science
4 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (29.41%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Marketing Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
3 3 (17.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Tableau