Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 223 222
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 +30
Permanent jobs citing R 87 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.20% 0.94% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 1.60% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 83 71 56
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £68,125
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,228 4,563 4,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.08% 58.61% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,583 3,896 3,729
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,650 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,331 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.31% +5.83% -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Manchester

R
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for R in Manchester

R
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing R in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for R in Manchester

R
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Cheadle +2 2 £55,000 +96.43%
Stockport +18 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Altrincham - 1 £62,500 -
Salford - 1 - -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for R.

1 76 (87.36%) Python
2 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 48 (55.17%) Data Science
3 42 (48.28%) Analytics
4 41 (47.13%) Machine Learning
5 28 (32.18%) Mathematics
6 25 (28.74%) Data Analytics
7 22 (25.29%) Visualisation
7 22 (25.29%) Degree
7 22 (25.29%) PhD
8 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (24.14%) Algorithms
9 20 (22.99%) Predictive Modelling
9 20 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (21.84%) Finance
10 19 (21.84%) Java
10 19 (21.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (21.84%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
11 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.69%) Statistics
12 17 (19.54%) Data Analysis
12 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
13 15 (17.24%) Coaching
13 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
14 14 (16.09%) Statistical Analysis
14 14 (16.09%) AngularJS
14 14 (16.09%) Tableau
15 13 (14.94%) Hadoop
15 13 (14.94%) Scrum

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (13.79%) Apache Spark
1 12 (13.79%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.90%) SPSS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.30%) Serverless
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
5 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) Hadoop
2 12 (13.79%) Big Data
3 11 (12.64%) MySQL
3 11 (12.64%) Power BI
4 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
5 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.05%) QlikView
7 5 (5.75%) Data Mining
7 5 (5.75%) MS Access
7 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.75%) Pentaho
8 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.45%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
10 2 (2.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) GitLab
4 1 (1.15%) RStudio
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Marketing
3 9 (10.34%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Data Scientist
2 12 (13.79%) Senior Data Scientist
3 9 (10.34%) Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Data Manager
7 5 (5.75%) C++ Developer
7 5 (5.75%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (5.75%) C++/Java Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior
7 5 (5.75%) Junior C# Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior Python Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.64%) React
3 9 (10.34%) J2EE
3 9 (10.34%) Java EE
3 9 (10.34%) Spring
3 9 (10.34%) Spring MVC
4 5 (5.75%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (5.75%) Node.js
5 4 (4.60%) HTML
6 3 (3.45%) .NET
6 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.45%) HTML5
6 3 (3.45%) REST
6 3 (3.45%) TensorFlow
7 2 (2.30%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (2.30%) Web Services
8 1 (1.15%) jQuery
8 1 (1.15%) KML
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Algorithms
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.79%) Data Structures
4 9 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (6.90%) Fintech
6 5 (5.75%) Derivative
6 5 (5.75%) User Experience
7 2 (2.30%) FMCG
8 1 (1.15%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Android
2 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) Data Science
2 42 (48.28%) Analytics
3 41 (47.13%) Machine Learning
4 28 (32.18%) Mathematics
5 25 (28.74%) Data Analytics
6 22 (25.29%) Visualisation
7 20 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (22.99%) Predictive Modelling
8 19 (21.84%) Data Visualisation
8 19 (21.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 18 (20.69%) Statistics
10 17 (19.54%) Data Analysis
11 15 (17.24%) Coaching
12 14 (16.09%) Statistical Analysis
13 13 (14.94%) Scrum
14 11 (12.64%) Mathematical Modelling
14 11 (12.64%) Physics
14 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 76 (87.36%) Python
2 48 (55.17%) SQL
3 19 (21.84%) Java
4 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.79%) C++
5 12 (13.79%) Scala
6 10 (11.49%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) C
8 6 (6.90%) C#
8 6 (6.90%) HiveQL
9 4 (4.60%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.30%) ABAP
10 2 (2.30%) Java 8
10 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.30%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Degree
1 22 (25.29%) PhD
2 12 (13.79%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (8.05%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Tableau
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.45%) Google
4 3 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Cognos
5 1 (1.15%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.15%) Netezza
5 1 (1.15%) Progress