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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 181 183 191
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing R 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.026% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.044% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
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
1995 2275 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.13% 59.82% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2013 2227
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015. 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 - 2 £47,500 -
R
North West

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (88.89%) Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Data Mining
3 5 (55.56%) SPSS
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Campaign Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Clementine
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (44.44%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Statistics
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Social Media
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Anomaly Detection
6 2 (22.22%) PhD
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) SAS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (44.44%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 4 (44.44%) Clementine
3 2 (22.22%) Text Mining
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modeller
3 2 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) MI Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Social Media
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Quantitative Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Statistical Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) Campaign Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Haskell
4 1 (11.11%) OCaml
4 1 (11.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PhD
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
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