Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 242 266
Rank change year-on-year +38 +24 +37
Permanent jobs citing R 29 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 0.68% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 16
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -19.54%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 2,630 3,361 3,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.06% 49.48% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,215 2,952 3,370
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +17 19 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bradford - 8 £42,500 -
Keighley - 2 £50,000 -
R
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 (96.55%) Python
1 28 (96.55%) Analytics
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 17 (58.62%) Data Science
4 15 (51.72%) Tableau
5 12 (41.38%) Data Analytics
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
6 11 (37.93%) Big Data
6 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (34.48%) Machine Learning
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) SAS
8 9 (31.03%) Power BI
9 8 (27.59%) Data Strategy
9 8 (27.59%) Coaching
9 8 (27.59%) Marketing
9 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
10 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
11 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (20.69%) QA
11 6 (20.69%) Data Integration
11 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
12 5 (17.24%) Actionable Insight
12 5 (17.24%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
12 5 (17.24%) Predictive Modelling

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 9 (31.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.45%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.45%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Big Data
2 9 (31.03%) Power BI
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.45%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
General
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 17 (58.62%) Data Analyst
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Data Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) IT Trainer
5 6 (20.69%) Trainer
6 5 (17.24%) Data Scientist
7 3 (10.34%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Credit Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Marketing Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Marketing Data Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Statistical Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) Kafka
1 1 (3.45%) NumPy
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
2 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
3 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.45%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Analytics
2 17 (58.62%) Data Science
3 12 (41.38%) Data Analytics
3 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
4 10 (34.48%) Machine Learning
5 8 (27.59%) Coaching
5 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Data Strategy
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) Data Integration
7 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (17.24%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (17.24%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
9 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
9 4 (13.79%) Marketing Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Marketing Strategy
10 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Python
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) Google