The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 92 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs citing R 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.64% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Median salary £34,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.92%
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
677 944 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 59.02% 55.96% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 602 809 838
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

R Salary Histogram in Cheshire

R
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +15 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Macclesfield -14 1 £26,000 -5.45%
R
North West

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) SAS
2 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) SPSS
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) VBA
4 4 (50.00%) Economics
4 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Stata
4 4 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Data Lake
6 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
6 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
6 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
6 2 (25.00%) Time Series Forecasting
6 2 (25.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Validation

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (75.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SPSS
1 4 (50.00%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Data Lake
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Statistician
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Statistician
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Economics
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
4 2 (25.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Time Series Forecasting
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Data Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica