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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 165 173
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing R 50 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 0.92% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 7
Median salary £61,250 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.12% -42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £62,000 £86,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2524 1946 1758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.05% 56.34% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 1705 1536
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £30,000 -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for R.

1 58 (71.60%) Python
2 48 (59.26%) Analytics
3 47 (58.02%) Machine Learning
4 41 (50.62%) SQL
5 39 (48.15%) Big Data
6 36 (44.44%) PhD
7 34 (41.98%) MATLAB
8 33 (40.74%) Mathematics
9 32 (39.51%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (38.27%) Algorithms
11 28 (34.57%) SAS
12 27 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
12 27 (33.33%) Marketing
13 24 (29.63%) Hadoop
14 22 (27.16%) Retail
15 20 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (24.69%) Data Analytics
15 20 (24.69%) Mathematical Modelling
16 19 (23.46%) Data Analysis
17 18 (22.22%) Statistics
17 18 (22.22%) Visualisation
18 17 (20.99%) Statistical Modelling
18 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
19 15 (18.52%) Apache Hive
19 15 (18.52%) Tableau
19 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
19 15 (18.52%) Finance
20 14 (17.28%) SAP
20 14 (17.28%) Data Modelling
20 14 (17.28%) SPSS

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 28 (34.57%) SAS
2 11 (13.58%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Jupyter
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) SPSS
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.70%) S-PLUS
4 3 (3.70%) Stata
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.47%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.47%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.23%) SAP AFS
3 1 (1.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) Big Data
2 24 (29.63%) Hadoop
3 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
4 15 (18.52%) Apache Hive
5 12 (14.81%) Data Mining
6 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
7 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
8 7 (8.64%) QlikView
9 6 (7.41%) Power BI
10 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
12 3 (3.70%) HBase
12 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
13 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 27 (33.33%) Marketing
2 22 (27.16%) Retail
3 15 (18.52%) Finance
4 10 (12.35%) Electronics
4 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
4 10 (12.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.41%) Banking
5 6 (7.41%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.94%) Games
7 3 (3.70%) Advertising
8 2 (2.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Data Scientist
2 15 (18.52%) Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Data Manager
4 6 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Data Scientist
5 5 (6.17%) Data Insight Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Data Modeller
5 5 (6.17%) Insight Data Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 4 (4.94%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Data Modeller
7 3 (3.70%) Data Analytics Scientist
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Head of Analytics
7 3 (3.70%) Head of Data Analytics
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Data Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.23%) CoreNLP
2 1 (1.23%) Keras
2 1 (1.23%) scikit-learn
2 1 (1.23%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.51%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (38.27%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.41%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.94%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) FMCG
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Analytics
2 47 (58.02%) Machine Learning
3 33 (40.74%) Mathematics
4 27 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 20 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (24.69%) Data Analytics
5 20 (24.69%) Mathematical Modelling
6 19 (23.46%) Data Analysis
7 18 (22.22%) Statistics
7 18 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 17 (20.99%) Statistical Modelling
9 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
10 14 (17.28%) Data Modelling
11 13 (16.05%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (16.05%) Prototyping
12 11 (13.58%) Decision Tree
12 11 (13.58%) Predictive Analytics
12 11 (13.58%) Predictive Modelling
13 10 (12.35%) Business Forecasting
13 10 (12.35%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) Python
2 41 (50.62%) SQL
3 34 (41.98%) MATLAB
4 13 (16.05%) C++
5 12 (14.81%) Java
6 3 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (1.23%) ABAP
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) C#
7 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) PhD
2 13 (16.05%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.47%) IAS 39
1 2 (2.47%) IFRS
1 2 (2.47%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Tableau
2 14 (17.28%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) Google
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.94%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.70%) Splunk
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) Sage
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Informatica
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago