Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 54 41
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 +14
Permanent jobs citing R 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.52% 1.19% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.68% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Chester median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -21.95% +55.30%
10th Percentile £51,250 £30,400 £46,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,500 £57,875
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +50.74% +22.52%

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 Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 111 298 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.81% 70.95% 65.04%
Number of salaries quoted 98 264 144
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,675 £25,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,975 £51,425
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -1.32%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Chester

R
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for R in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for R.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Azkaban
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Azkaban
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL