Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 290 325
Rank change year-on-year +22 +35 +22
Permanent jobs citing R 51 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.68% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 29
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,625 £53,650
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5111 5563 7033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.08% 50.45% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4846 5902
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,425
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +21 25 £46,250 +15.63% 5
South Yorkshire +37 22 £49,500 +32.00% 1
North Yorkshire +8 4 £40,000 -31.91%
R
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 38 (74.51%) Analytics
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Python
3 24 (47.06%) Mathematics
4 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (39.22%) Statistics
5 20 (39.22%) SAS
6 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (33.33%) Degree
8 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
8 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 16 (31.37%) Algorithms
9 14 (27.45%) SPSS
9 14 (27.45%) MATLAB
9 14 (27.45%) Visualisation
9 14 (27.45%) Tableau
10 13 (25.49%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (23.53%) Data Modelling
11 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
12 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (19.61%) Java
13 10 (19.61%) Machine Learning
13 10 (19.61%) Big Data
13 10 (19.61%) Data Analytics
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (15.69%) Oracle Discoverer
15 8 (15.69%) Data Mining
15 8 (15.69%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (15.69%) Microsoft

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 20 (39.22%) SAS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) SPSS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (19.61%) Big Data
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 8 (15.69%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (15.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (15.69%) Data Mining
5 8 (15.69%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (13.73%) Lumira
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (13.73%) Star Schema
7 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
8 5 (9.80%) GIS
8 5 (9.80%) QlikView
9 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (7.84%) SQL CLR
10 3 (5.88%) MS Access
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.73%) Toad
2 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Data Scientist
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) DBA
5 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modeller
7 2 (3.92%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) Django
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
1 2 (3.92%) Kafka
1 2 (3.92%) NumPy
1 2 (3.92%) Pandas
1 2 (3.92%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (31.37%) Algorithms
2 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.69%) Credit Risk
4 5 (9.80%) Fintech
5 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (7.84%) NHS
5 4 (7.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Analytics
2 24 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 20 (39.22%) Statistics
4 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) Visualisation
6 13 (25.49%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (23.53%) Data Modelling
8 10 (19.61%) Data Analytics
8 10 (19.61%) Machine Learning
9 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (15.69%) Applied Mathematics
11 7 (13.73%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (13.73%) Marketing Analytics
11 7 (13.73%) Predictive Analytics
11 7 (13.73%) Time Management
12 6 (11.76%) Coaching
12 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
12 6 (11.76%) Economics
12 6 (11.76%) High Availability
13 5 (9.80%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Python
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) MATLAB
3 10 (19.61%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 5 (9.80%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) PhD
3 6 (11.76%) Postgraduate
4 4 (7.84%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Tableau
2 8 (15.69%) Alteryx
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) Twitter
4 4 (7.84%) Facebook
4 4 (7.84%) RedGate
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) IBM