Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 137 166
Rank change year-on-year -26 +29 +30
Permanent jobs citing R 14 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.86% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 9
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.76% +3.03% -12.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £20,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £48,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% +21.43% -22.22%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1589 1274 1759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.73% 56.25% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1142 1508
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for R in Cheshire

R
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing R in Cheshire.

Salary trend for R in Cheshire

R
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Cheshire

R
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £55,000 -
Northwich - 2 £36,000 -
Warrington -2 1 - -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for R.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) SAS
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (28.57%) SPSS
5 4 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Physics
7 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) VLDB
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) CCNA
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (42.86%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) VLDB
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modeller
2 3 (21.43%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Trainee
4 1 (7.14%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Network Management
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Lua
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) ParAccel
1 2 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) Tableau
1 2 (14.29%) Talend
1 2 (14.29%) Vertica
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft