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 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 205 248 262
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +14
Permanent jobs citing R 29 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.015% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.026% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 4
Average salary £62,500 £90,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +69.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £90,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.86%
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
3199 3783 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.00% 55.51% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2695 3218 3872
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £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 the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing R across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester +33 12 £55,000 -38.88% 1
Merseyside - 10 - -
Cheshire - 7 £110,000 - 2
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 26 (74.29%) Python
2 21 (60.00%) Analytics
3 20 (57.14%) SAS
4 17 (48.57%) Visualisation
5 16 (45.71%) SPSS
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Business Analytics
8 13 (37.14%) Tableau
8 13 (37.14%) Open Source
8 13 (37.14%) Pentaho
8 13 (37.14%) QlikView
8 13 (37.14%) IBM
8 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (37.14%) Cognos
8 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
8 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (37.14%) Business Analysis
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 10 (28.57%) Java
10 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Scala
10 9 (25.71%) Cloudera
10 9 (25.71%) Akka
10 9 (25.71%) Play Framework
10 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (22.86%) MongoDB

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) SPSS
2 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Pentaho
1 13 (37.14%) QlikView
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
4 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (20.00%) Big Data
5 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
6 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 5 (14.29%) Base SAS
7 4 (11.43%) HBase
8 2 (5.71%) Clementine
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
1 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) SAS BI Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.71%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SPSS Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) MI Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Big Data Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Akka
1 9 (25.71%) Play Framework
1 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) MFC
2 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
2 2 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
2 2 (5.71%) SignalR
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.71%) RESTful
2 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Visualisation
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) CMDB
4 4 (11.43%) User Experience
4 4 (11.43%) Statistics
5 2 (5.71%) Life Science
6 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Business Analytics
3 13 (37.14%) Open Source
3 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (37.14%) Business Analysis
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (20.00%) Functional Programming
6 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (14.29%) Data Management
8 5 (14.29%) Line Management
9 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.43%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.43%) Operations Research
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Scala
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) C
5 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.71%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) HDFS
2 1 (2.86%) GPFS
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Tableau
2 13 (37.14%) IBM
2 13 (37.14%) Cognos
2 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
3 10 (28.57%) Oracle
4 9 (25.71%) Cloudera
5 8 (22.86%) Teradata
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) MapR
7 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago