The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited R over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 205 231 243
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing R 35 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 0.91% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 7
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
R
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3118 3419 3849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.43% 51.91% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2704 2886 3220
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

R
Salary Trend in the North West

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

R Salary Trend in the North West

R
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing R across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

R Salary Histogram in the North West

R
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Manchester +9 26 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Lancashire +19 6 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Cheshire +35 2 £37,000 -7.50%
Merseyside -9 1 - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 North West region with a requirement for R.

1 23 (56.10%) Analytics
2 20 (48.78%) Python
3 18 (43.90%) Data Analysis
3 18 (43.90%) Statistics
4 17 (41.46%) Machine Learning
4 17 (41.46%) SQL
5 16 (39.02%) Data Mining
6 15 (36.59%) Big Data
7 13 (31.71%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (29.27%) PhD
8 12 (29.27%) Algorithms
9 11 (26.83%) C++
9 11 (26.83%) MATLAB
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
10 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 10 (24.39%) Stochastic Modelling
10 10 (24.39%) CUDA
10 10 (24.39%) Service Design
11 9 (21.95%) Tableau
12 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (14.63%) Power BI
12 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.20%) Dashboard Development
13 5 (12.20%) Degree

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (12.20%) SAS
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) SPSS
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
1 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Data Mining
2 15 (36.59%) Big Data
3 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
4 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 6 (14.63%) Power BI
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.32%) MS Access
6 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.88%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) QlikView
7 2 (4.88%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (4.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Data Scientist
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) MATLAB Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Data Scientist
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Statistician
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (4.88%) R Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) Akka
2 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) MDX
2 2 (4.88%) Play Framework
2 2 (4.88%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Statistics
2 12 (29.27%) Algorithms
3 10 (24.39%) CUDA
4 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.44%) Economics
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.44%) Ontologies
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Unix
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Analytics
2 18 (43.90%) Data Analysis
3 17 (41.46%) Machine Learning
4 13 (31.71%) Statistical Analysis
5 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
6 10 (24.39%) Service Design
6 10 (24.39%) Stochastic Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.76%) ETL
9 4 (9.76%) Information Management
10 3 (7.32%) Actionable Insight
10 3 (7.32%) Linear Regression
10 3 (7.32%) Logistic Regression
11 2 (4.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Python
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) C++
3 11 (26.83%) MATLAB
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) PhD
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Tableau
3 4 (9.76%) Teradata
4 2 (4.88%) Google
4 2 (4.88%) Talend
4 2 (4.88%) Vertica
5 1 (2.44%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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