Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 192 205
Rank change year-on-year +25 +13 +63
Permanent jobs citing R 26 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.67% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.04% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 21
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,650 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -16.67%

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 2,108 2,510 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.57% 51.18% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,763 2,202 2,564
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 24 (92.31%) Analytics
2 20 (76.92%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (42.31%) Predictive Modelling
5 10 (38.46%) SAS
6 9 (34.62%) Marketing
6 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (30.77%) Data Science
7 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 8 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (26.92%) Machine Learning
8 7 (26.92%) Big Data
8 7 (26.92%) Google Analytics
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (26.92%) Google
8 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) Statistics
9 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
9 6 (23.08%) Data Analytics
10 5 (19.23%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Tableau
10 5 (19.23%) Time Management
10 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
10 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (19.23%) MATLAB
10 5 (19.23%) Line Management
10 5 (19.23%) BigQuery

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 10 (38.46%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) EViews
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.69%) SPSS
4 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.85%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Google Analytics
2 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (19.23%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Symposium
2 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) BigQuery
2 5 (19.23%) Power BI
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 9 (34.62%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Insight Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Scientist
6 3 (11.54%) Insight Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Web Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Trainer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Statistical Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Trainer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
1 1 (3.85%) Kafka
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) NumPy
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Credit Risk
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Biotechnology
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.69%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) CentOS
2 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Analytics
2 11 (42.31%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Data Science
3 8 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Machine Learning
5 6 (23.08%) Data Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 6 (23.08%) Statistics
6 5 (19.23%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
6 5 (19.23%) Digital Analytics
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 5 (19.23%) Line Management
6 5 (19.23%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (19.23%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Python
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) MATLAB
4 4 (15.38%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) VBA
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oozie
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Xymon
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Optimizely
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat