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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 184 177 160
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +32
Permanent jobs citing R 71 27 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.25% 0.69% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 1.25% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 36
10th Percentile £40,700 £31,700 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £40,625 £43,865
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +9.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 -
North West median annual salary £57,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.50% -9.09% +4.76%

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 2,690 2,152 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.54% 54.73% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,970 1,872 1,916
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,675 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.18% -4.50% +11.11%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Manchester

R
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in Manchester.

Salary trend for R in Manchester

R
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Bolton - 3 £55,000 -
Salford - 2 - -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 48 (67.61%) Python
2 42 (59.15%) SQL
3 38 (53.52%) Visualisation
4 36 (50.70%) Machine Learning
5 34 (47.89%) AWS
6 33 (46.48%) Hadoop
7 32 (45.07%) Agile
8 31 (43.66%) Data Science
9 30 (42.25%) Finance
10 29 (40.85%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (40.85%) Azure
11 28 (39.44%) Data Visualisation
12 26 (36.62%) Analytics
12 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (35.21%) Power BI
13 25 (35.21%) Power Platform
14 24 (33.80%) Databricks
14 24 (33.80%) GCP
14 24 (33.80%) Google
15 23 (32.39%) Data Analysis
16 21 (29.58%) Statistical Analysis
16 21 (29.58%) Social Skills
17 20 (28.17%) Tableau
18 19 (26.76%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (26.76%) Oracle
19 17 (23.94%) Legal
19 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
19 17 (23.94%) Data Cleansing
19 17 (23.94%) Decision-Making
20 16 (22.54%) Algorithms

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 15 (21.13%) Apache Spark
2 14 (19.72%) SAS
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (8.45%) Apache
5 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.63%) Maple
4 2 (2.82%) SPSS
4 2 (2.82%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 34 (47.89%) AWS
2 29 (40.85%) Azure
3 25 (35.21%) Power Platform
4 24 (33.80%) GCP
5 15 (21.13%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (21.13%) Snowflake
6 14 (19.72%) Google Data Studio
7 9 (12.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Storage
9 1 (1.41%) IaaS
9 1 (1.41%) npm
9 1 (1.41%) PaaS
9 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Network Security
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (46.48%) Hadoop
2 25 (35.21%) Power BI
3 20 (28.17%) Tableau
4 16 (22.54%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (19.72%) Apache Hive
6 11 (15.49%) Big Data
7 10 (14.08%) MySQL
7 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (12.68%) Data Lake
8 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
8 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
9 5 (7.04%) QlikView
10 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.82%) Metadata
11 2 (2.82%) Sisense
12 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.41%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (1.41%) Redis
12 1 (1.41%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) jspm
1 1 (1.41%) RStudio
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (29.58%) Social Skills
4 17 (23.94%) Legal
5 10 (14.08%) Automotive
5 10 (14.08%) Marketing
5 10 (14.08%) Retail
6 9 (12.68%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (5.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (5.63%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (5.63%) Police
7 4 (5.63%) Public Sector
8 3 (4.23%) Law
9 1 (1.41%) Advertising
9 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Data Scientist
2 17 (23.94%) Senior Data Scientist
3 15 (21.13%) Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Data Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Big Data Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Pricing Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Pricing Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Change Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Programmer
9 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Metrics Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) Web Services
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) HTML
3 4 (5.63%) EJB
3 4 (5.63%) Java EE
3 4 (5.63%) JDBC
3 4 (5.63%) JSF
3 4 (5.63%) JSP
3 4 (5.63%) ODBC
3 4 (5.63%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) Spring
3 4 (5.63%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) Aurelia
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Algorithms
2 9 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.63%) Cyberattack
3 4 (5.63%) Cybercrime
3 4 (5.63%) Life Science
4 2 (2.82%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.41%) IoT
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Android
1 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Visualisation
2 36 (50.70%) Machine Learning
3 32 (45.07%) Agile
4 31 (43.66%) Data Science
5 29 (40.85%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (39.44%) Data Visualisation
7 26 (36.62%) Analytics
8 23 (32.39%) Data Analysis
9 21 (29.58%) Statistical Analysis
10 19 (26.76%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (23.94%) Data Cleansing
11 17 (23.94%) Decision-Making
11 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
12 16 (22.54%) Data Governance
13 15 (21.13%) Scrum
14 14 (19.72%) Data-Driven Decision Making
15 13 (18.31%) Validation
16 12 (16.90%) Data Pipeline
16 12 (16.90%) Predictive Modelling
17 11 (15.49%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) Python
2 42 (59.15%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) Bash
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) Java
6 4 (5.63%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) PhD
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) CDISC
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Terraform
2 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Databricks
1 24 (33.80%) Google
2 19 (26.76%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) Cloudera
3 9 (12.68%) Hitachi
3 9 (12.68%) Splunk
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.45%) Teradata
5 4 (5.63%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards