The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 213 243
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30  
Permanent jobs citing R 18 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.88% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 14
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3035 2944 3652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 56.73% 51.86% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2621 2524 3145
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Yorkshire

R
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for R in Yorkshire

R
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Yorkshire

R
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +5 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -1 1 £65,000 +160.00%
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 16 (64.00%) Analytics
2 13 (52.00%) Statistics
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) MATLAB
4 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (28.00%) Visualisation
5 6 (24.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Marketing
5 6 (24.00%) SAS
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.00%) Big Data
6 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) QlikView
7 4 (16.00%) Online Marketing
7 4 (16.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Monte Carlo Method
7 4 (16.00%) Tableau
7 4 (16.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (24.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SPSS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Symposium
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Big Data
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.00%) QlikView
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL CLR
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Data Scientist
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Statistical Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Fintech
4 2 (8.00%) Biotechnology
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) NHS
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.00%) SCADA
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Analytics
2 13 (52.00%) Statistics
3 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (28.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (16.00%) Markov Chain
6 4 (16.00%) Monte Carlo Method
6 4 (16.00%) Multichannel Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Online Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) ANOVA
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) MATLAB
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (12.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Tableau
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) RedGate
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Snowplow
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago