The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 52 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing R 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.25% - 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% - 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 229 208 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 56.82% 53.20% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 177 156 179
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing R as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Liverpool

R
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for R in Liverpool

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Decision Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

R
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Decision Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Computing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification