Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 260 265
Rank change year-on-year +65 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing R 56 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.85% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 0.37% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 16
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,125 £31,900 £26,625
90th Percentile £59,000 £66,750 £82,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.11% +18.75% -11.11%

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 3,486 3,805 4,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.98% 53.31% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,052 3,339 3,567
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +54 52 £41,250 -13.16% 5
R
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 35 (62.50%) Analytics
2 31 (55.36%) Python
3 22 (39.29%) SQL
4 20 (35.71%) Predictive Modelling
5 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
6 18 (32.14%) SAS
6 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (30.36%) Data Science
8 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 16 (28.57%) ETL
8 16 (28.57%) MATLAB
8 16 (28.57%) Statistics
9 15 (26.79%) Degree
9 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
9 15 (26.79%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (26.79%) Visualisation
10 14 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 14 (25.00%) Big Data
10 14 (25.00%) Finance
11 13 (23.21%) C
11 13 (23.21%) Logistic Regression
11 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (23.21%) Economics
11 13 (23.21%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
12 12 (21.43%) MapReduce
12 12 (21.43%) Data Analytics
12 12 (21.43%) HDFS
13 11 (19.64%) Kafka

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 18 (32.14%) SAS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (12.50%) SPSS
4 2 (3.57%) EViews
5 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (8.93%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) Symposium
2 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Big Data
1 14 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (19.64%) Apache Hive
2 11 (19.64%) Base SAS
3 10 (17.86%) HBase
4 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (12.50%) Sqoop
6 6 (10.71%) Data Lake
6 6 (10.71%) Impala
6 6 (10.71%) MOLAP
6 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.71%) OLAP
6 6 (10.71%) ROLAP
7 5 (8.93%) BigQuery
8 4 (7.14%) Redis
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Senior Statistical Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Statistical Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Data Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Data Scientist
6 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Data Insight Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Pricing Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) SAS Pricing Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Web Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Kafka
2 9 (16.07%) REST
3 6 (10.71%) JSON
3 6 (10.71%) SOAP
3 6 (10.71%) XML
3 6 (10.71%) XSD
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 4 (7.14%) Apache Tez
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) .NET
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) LAMP
7 1 (1.79%) LDAP
7 1 (1.79%) OAuth
7 1 (1.79%) OpenID
7 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Biotechnology
3 7 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 6 (10.71%) Replication
4 6 (10.71%) Taxonomies
5 4 (7.14%) User Experience
6 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) CentOS
2 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Analytics
2 20 (35.71%) Predictive Modelling
3 17 (30.36%) Data Science
4 16 (28.57%) ETL
4 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 16 (28.57%) Statistics
5 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
5 15 (26.79%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (26.79%) Visualisation
6 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.21%) Economics
6 13 (23.21%) Logistic Regression
6 13 (23.21%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (21.43%) Data Analytics
7 12 (21.43%) MapReduce
7 12 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (19.64%) ANOVA
8 11 (19.64%) Coaching
8 11 (19.64%) Experimental Design
8 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) Python
2 22 (39.29%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 13 (23.21%) C
5 7 (12.50%) Scala
6 5 (8.93%) Java
6 5 (8.93%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) HDFS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Oozie
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Xymon
3 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) Askia
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau