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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 92 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs citing R 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
629 872 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 47.31% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 732 710
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) RPG
1 15 (75.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) SPSS
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) SAS
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Minitab
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (10.00%) FastStats
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) Vertica
3 2 (10.00%) Talend
3 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Consultant
2 15 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Support Consultant
2 15 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Systems Support
2 15 (75.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Analytics
1 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (10.00%) ETL
1 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) CHAID
2 1 (5.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (5.00%) ERP
2 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) RPG
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Minitab
1 2 (10.00%) Tableau
1 2 (10.00%) Talend
1 2 (10.00%) Vertica
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft