Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 237 264
Rank change year-on-year +47 +27 +35
Permanent jobs citing R 37 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 17
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -16.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,750 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.14% +16.47% -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 2,874 3,316 3,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.55% 50.75% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,416 2,883 3,371
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +40 32 £40,000 -23.81% 3
Keighley - 1 £50,000 - 1
R
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (75.68%) Python
2 27 (72.97%) Analytics
3 17 (45.95%) SAS
4 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (37.84%) Predictive Modelling
6 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
7 10 (27.03%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (24.32%) Marketing
8 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
8 9 (24.32%) Machine Learning
8 9 (24.32%) Data Science
9 8 (21.62%) ETL
9 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
9 8 (21.62%) Statistics
9 8 (21.62%) Credit Risk
9 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
10 7 (18.92%) Google Analytics
10 7 (18.92%) Google
10 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
10 7 (18.92%) Statistical Modelling
10 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
10 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
11 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving

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 17 (45.95%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (8.11%) SPSS
5 2 (5.41%) EViews
6 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.70%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Google Analytics
2 5 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (13.51%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Symposium
2 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) BigQuery
4 4 (10.81%) Base SAS
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) Power BI
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Data Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Data Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) SAS Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Statistical Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Statistical Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Data Scientist
7 3 (8.11%) Insight Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Pricing Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SAS Pricing Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Web Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) NumPy
2 1 (2.70%) OAuth
2 1 (2.70%) OpenID
2 1 (2.70%) SAML
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Credit Risk
3 4 (10.81%) Biotechnology
4 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
2 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Analytics
2 14 (37.84%) Predictive Modelling
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.03%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
5 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
5 9 (24.32%) Data Science
5 9 (24.32%) Machine Learning
6 8 (21.62%) ETL
6 8 (21.62%) Statistics
7 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
7 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
7 7 (18.92%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Economics
8 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Open Source
8 6 (16.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Python
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
4 6 (16.22%) C
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) Ruby
5 3 (8.11%) VBA
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oozie
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Xymon
2 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat