Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 254 281
Rank change year-on-year +27 +27 -16
Permanent jobs citing R 39 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 10
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% -36.36% +22.22%
10th Percentile £22,300 £32,500 £40,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £43,750 £95,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.81% -18.42% +5.56%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,647 3,739 4,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.22% 52.62% 53.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,255 3,316 3,830
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for R in West Yorkshire

R
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for R in West Yorkshire

R
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for R in West Yorkshire

R
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +46 39 £41,250 +17.86% 4
R
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 27 (69.23%) Analytics
2 23 (58.97%) Python
2 23 (58.97%) Data Science
3 15 (38.46%) MATLAB
3 15 (38.46%) Big Data
4 14 (35.90%) SQL
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (30.77%) MapReduce
7 11 (28.21%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (28.21%) Degree
7 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
7 11 (28.21%) SAS
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) Statistics
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
8 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
8 10 (25.64%) Data Architecture
8 10 (25.64%) Kafka
8 10 (25.64%) HBase
8 10 (25.64%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
8 10 (25.64%) HDFS
8 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
8 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
9 9 (23.08%) Apache Hive

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (28.21%) SAS
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (20.51%) SPSS
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Big Data
2 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (25.64%) HBase
4 9 (23.08%) Apache Hive
5 7 (17.95%) Base SAS
5 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.38%) Data Lake
6 6 (15.38%) Impala
6 6 (15.38%) MOLAP
6 6 (15.38%) OLAP
6 6 (15.38%) ROLAP
6 6 (15.38%) Sqoop
7 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
7 4 (10.26%) Redis
7 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.69%) Power BI
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.56%) QlikView
10 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.13%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Data Scientist
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Statistical Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Statistical Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 6 (15.38%) Data Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Data Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Data Scientist
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Analytics Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Insight Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Power BI Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) SSIS Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Kafka
2 7 (17.95%) REST
3 6 (15.38%) JSON
3 6 (15.38%) SOAP
3 6 (15.38%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) XSD
4 4 (10.26%) Apache Tez
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) ggplot
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Biotechnology
3 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 6 (15.38%) Taxonomies
4 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Analytics
2 23 (58.97%) Data Science
3 12 (30.77%) MapReduce
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
4 11 (28.21%) Statistical Modelling
4 11 (28.21%) Statistics
5 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
5 10 (25.64%) Data Architecture
5 10 (25.64%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
5 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
6 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (23.08%) Logistic Regression
6 9 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
6 9 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (20.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 15 (38.46%) MATLAB
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) C
5 6 (15.38%) Scala
6 2 (5.13%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) HDFS
2 6 (15.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Oozie
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Askia
3 3 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter