The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 169 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing R 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.025% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.045% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £90,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1902 2241 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.74% 56.88% 62.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1938 2301
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

R
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

R Salary Trend in Manchester

R
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Manchester

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 8 (61.54%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Functional Programming
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) Akka
3 6 (46.15%) Play Framework
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
6 3 (23.08%) SAS
6 3 (23.08%) SPSS
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Clementine
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Campaign Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model

R
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) Clementine
3 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modeller
3 2 (15.38%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
1 6 (46.15%) Akka
1 6 (46.15%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Functional Programming
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Haskell
5 1 (7.69%) OCaml
5 1 (7.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
1 1 (7.69%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.69%) MapR
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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