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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 149 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs citing R 8 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 1.10% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £47,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1402 1452 1780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.81% 50.19% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1233 1488
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) SPSS
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) Database Security
6 2 (18.18%) ANOVA
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (18.18%) PhD

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 5 (45.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SPSS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Data Manager
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analytics Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Database Security
3 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) ANOVA
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Economics
5 1 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (9.09%) Psychology
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Snowplow
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