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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 42
Permanent jobs citing R 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.25% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.55% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 234 181 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 60.47% 44.69% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 174 142 168
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

R
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Certification