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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 153 186 193
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing R 12 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.026% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.046% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.86%
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
1756 2161 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.30% 56.14% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1846 2341
Average salary £40,000 £36,661 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.10% +6.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

R Salary Histogram in Manchester

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Scala
2 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (60.00%) Akka
2 9 (60.00%) Play Framework
3 7 (46.67%) Functional Programming
3 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) SAS
5 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (26.67%) Big Data
6 3 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) SPSS
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design

R
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (13.33%) Clementine
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modeller
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) MI Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (60.00%) Akka
1 9 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Functional Programming
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (13.33%) Quantitative Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Scala
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
1 1 (6.67%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) MapR
2 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
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