The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 178 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing R 6 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £80,000 £53,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2201 2585 2290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.75% 61.53% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 2316 2091
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
R
North West

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
R
North West

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) SAS
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (87.50%) SPSS
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Data Security
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (75.00%) Sqoop

R
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) SAS
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) Triplestore
3 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) HBase
3 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) Sqoop
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Data Security
3 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Hitachi
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle