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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 245 232 249
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing R 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.096% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £40,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,400 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
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
3757 4121 4896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.39% 61.44% 61.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3307 3588 4393
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -9 7 £45,000 +2.27% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) SAS
3 11 (61.11%) SPSS
4 8 (44.44%) Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) Marketing
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
6 6 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 4 (22.22%) Big Data
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Information Management
8 3 (16.67%) Clementine
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Statistics
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (16.67%) Scala
8 3 (16.67%) Customer Insight
8 3 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Campaign Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) C++

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (61.11%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) Clementine
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) HBase
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) Sqoop
4 2 (11.11%) Triplestore
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Data Scientist
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) LINQ
2 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Economics
5 2 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Social Media
5 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Campaign Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 3 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Security
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Haskell
6 1 (5.56%) OCaml
6 1 (5.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
3 1 (5.56%) RapidMiner
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
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