The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - 137
Permanent jobs citing R 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +11.87%
R
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
921 1106 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.55% 62.88% 62.59%
Number of salaries quoted 815 912 1157
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

R
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

R Salary Trend in Cheshire

R
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft