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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 220 240 235
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing R 24 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £40,800 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £54,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2875 3487 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.47% 50.46% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 3086 3430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Cheshire +23 12 £60,000 -
Manchester +25 11 £60,000 +23.07% 3
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (37.50%) AS400
1 15 (37.50%) RPG
2 12 (30.00%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Statistics
2 12 (30.00%) Analytics
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
3 11 (27.50%) Mathematics
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Physics
4 8 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 8 (20.00%) Tableau
5 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (12.50%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 4 (10.00%) Vertica
8 4 (10.00%) Big Data
8 4 (10.00%) Talend
8 4 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.00%) ETL
8 4 (10.00%) SAS
8 4 (10.00%) MATLAB
9 3 (7.50%) SPSS

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (10.00%) SAS
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) PowerPivot
1 3 (7.50%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.50%) OLAP
5 3 (7.50%) Power BI
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Consultant
3 15 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 15 (37.50%) Support Consultant
3 15 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 15 (37.50%) Systems Support
3 15 (37.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Data Scientist
5 7 (17.50%) Junior
6 6 (15.00%) Junior Data Scientist
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technologist
10 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Insight Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) MDX
2 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Grails
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) AS400
2 12 (30.00%) Statistics
3 11 (27.50%) Mathematics
4 8 (20.00%) Physics
5 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
6 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.50%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (2.50%) Biology
8 1 (2.50%) Economics
8 1 (2.50%) NHS
8 1 (2.50%) Proteomics
8 1 (2.50%) Social Media
8 1 (2.50%) Tandem
8 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) ETL
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) ETL Development
6 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Web Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) CHAID
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Customer Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) RPG
2 12 (30.00%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) Lua
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
2 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) COSHH
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Tableau
2 4 (10.00%) Talend
2 4 (10.00%) Vertica
3 2 (5.00%) Apigee
3 2 (5.00%) Mashery
3 2 (5.00%) Minitab
4 1 (2.50%) Avaya
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Verint
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