Period
to 18 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 46 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +12
Permanent jobs citing R 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.69% 0.67% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.89% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Chester median annual salary £53,750 £22,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +138.89% -29.69% -20.00%
10th Percentile £51,375 £21,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £57,125 £23,750 £46,800
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +36.99% -23.16% +18.75%

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 172 225 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.72% 75.00% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 155 206 210
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 August 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 2 (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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL