Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 228 260
Rank change year-on-year +47 +32 +19
Permanent jobs citing R 32 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.56% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.09% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 15
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -36.36%
10th Percentile £38,750 £22,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £80,000 £43,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -21.05%

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 2,440 3,666 3,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.01% 51.27% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,123 3,268 3,342
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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 +15 18 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bradford - 11 £42,500 -
Keighley - 1 £50,000 -
R
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 30 (93.75%) Python
2 26 (81.25%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) Data Science
4 22 (68.75%) Analytics
5 17 (53.13%) Tableau
6 16 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 13 (40.63%) Data Analytics
8 12 (37.50%) Big Data
9 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
10 9 (28.13%) Power BI
10 9 (28.13%) Data Strategy
11 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (25.00%) Degree
12 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (21.88%) Algorithms
12 7 (21.88%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (21.88%) Coaching
13 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (18.75%) e-Learning
13 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
13 6 (18.75%) QA
13 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
14 5 (15.63%) Statistics
14 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (15.63%) Statistical Modelling
14 5 (15.63%) Predictive Modelling
15 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
15 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence

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 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) Power BI
3 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) DTS
6 1 (3.13%) Impala
6 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) SSDT
6 1 (3.13%) Text Mining
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
1 14 (43.75%) Data Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Data Scientist
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Data Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) IT Trainer
4 6 (18.75%) Trainer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Modeller
6 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Kafka
1 1 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (3.13%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 6 (18.75%) e-Learning
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Data Science
2 22 (68.75%) Analytics
3 16 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 13 (40.63%) Data Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
6 9 (28.13%) Data Strategy
7 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (21.88%) Coaching
9 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
9 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 5 (15.63%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (15.63%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (15.63%) Statistics
11 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 3 (9.38%) Neural Network
12 3 (9.38%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Python
2 26 (81.25%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (9.38%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Fortran
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Julia
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Tableau
2 1 (3.13%) Dataiku
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk