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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 206 238 259
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +21
Permanent jobs citing R 50 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 0.70% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 12 7
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,750 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £39,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
3576 3411 4066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.99% 50.99% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3083 2950 3439
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +20 33 £50,000 +3.89% 2
Cheshire +31 8 £34,000 +3.03%
Lancashire +19 6 £29,500 -15.71%
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 53 (70.67%) Python
2 48 (64.00%) Analytics
3 40 (53.33%) Machine Learning
4 39 (52.00%) Big Data
5 35 (46.67%) SQL
6 32 (42.67%) Statistics
7 27 (36.00%) PhD
8 26 (34.67%) Data Mining
8 26 (34.67%) MATLAB
8 26 (34.67%) Data Analysis
9 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
10 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (29.33%) Statistical Analysis
10 22 (29.33%) Algorithms
11 20 (26.67%) Hadoop
12 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
13 15 (20.00%) C++
13 15 (20.00%) SPSS
14 14 (18.67%) SAS
14 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (18.67%) Degree
14 14 (18.67%) CUDA
14 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
14 14 (18.67%) Stochastic Modelling
14 14 (18.67%) Service Design
15 13 (17.33%) Stata
16 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
17 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
18 10 (13.33%) Perl

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 14 (18.67%) SAS
2 4 (5.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) SPSS
2 13 (17.33%) Stata
3 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.67%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) DHCP
1 4 (5.33%) VLAN
1 4 (5.33%) Wireless
1 4 (5.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) Big Data
2 26 (34.67%) Data Mining
3 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
4 20 (26.67%) Hadoop
5 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
6 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (8.00%) Power BI
8 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (4.00%) Apache Hive
11 3 (4.00%) Data Lake
11 3 (4.00%) MS Access
12 2 (2.67%) MySQL
12 2 (2.67%) Snowflake Schema
12 2 (2.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (12.00%) Marketing
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Data Scientist
2 14 (18.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) MATLAB Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Senior Data Scientist
5 6 (8.00%) Statistician
6 5 (6.67%) Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (6.67%) DBA
6 5 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.33%) Mitel Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Mitel Support
7 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Celery
1 4 (5.33%) Django
2 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) Akka
3 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.67%) JSON
3 2 (2.67%) MDX
3 2 (2.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (2.67%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.67%) RESTful
4 1 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Statistics
2 22 (29.33%) Algorithms
3 14 (18.67%) CUDA
4 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (9.33%) Physics
8 5 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (6.67%) Economics
9 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (5.33%) Neural Network
10 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
10 3 (4.00%) Social Media
11 2 (2.67%) Data Integration
11 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.33%) Clustering
12 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
12 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.33%) Ontologies
12 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Unix
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) Analytics
2 40 (53.33%) Machine Learning
3 26 (34.67%) Data Analysis
4 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (29.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
6 14 (18.67%) Service Design
6 14 (18.67%) Stochastic Modelling
7 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.33%) Validation
8 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.00%) MapReduce
9 6 (8.00%) Open Source
9 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.67%) Bayesian Methods
10 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (6.67%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.67%) ETL
10 5 (6.67%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) Python
2 35 (46.67%) SQL
3 26 (34.67%) MATLAB
4 15 (20.00%) C++
5 10 (13.33%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Scala
6 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) VBA
7 3 (4.00%) C#
7 3 (4.00%) Java
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) PhD
2 14 (18.67%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Cloudera
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Tableau
3 5 (6.67%) Hortonworks
3 5 (6.67%) Teradata
4 4 (5.33%) Mitel
5 2 (2.67%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.67%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Informatica
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) Vertica
Manchester, Lancashire
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago