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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
England / Yorkshire
Rank 231 245 231
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14  
Permanent jobs citing R 7 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.22% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.41% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 23
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £95,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 2938 3380 3609
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 54.75% 52.42% 48.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2591 2830 3039
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 +12 3 £35,000 -44.00% 1
East Yorkshire -5 3 £40,000 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (64.29%) Statistics
2 17 (60.71%) Analytics
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
6 12 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
7 11 (39.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (39.29%) Finance
8 8 (28.57%) SAS
8 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
8 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
8 8 (28.57%) Big Data
8 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
9 7 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 7 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (25.00%) PhD
9 7 (25.00%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (21.43%) Physics
10 6 (21.43%) VBA
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) Validation
10 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
10 6 (21.43%) Statistical Inference
10 6 (21.43%) Multichannel Marketing
10 6 (21.43%) Online Marketing
10 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
10 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (21.43%) Marketing Strategy

R
Top Related 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 8 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (10.71%) SPSS
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) MS Access
5 2 (7.14%) Power BI
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.57%) GIS
6 1 (3.57%) HBase
6 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
6 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Qualitative Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Statistical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) NumPy
2 1 (3.57%) Velocity
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Statistics
2 17 (60.71%) Analytics
3 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
4 12 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
5 11 (39.29%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 7 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 6 (21.43%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (21.43%) Marketing Strategy
8 6 (21.43%) Multichannel Marketing
8 6 (21.43%) Online Marketing
8 6 (21.43%) Physics
8 6 (21.43%) Statistical Inference
8 6 (21.43%) Time Series Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Validation
9 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) VBA
5 4 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) PhD
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) MCITP
3 3 (10.71%) MCTS
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Snowplow
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
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