Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 217 247
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30 +23
Permanent jobs citing R 64 67 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 0.91% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.52% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 6
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.53% +31.08%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £38,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,750 £69,375
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +42.86% -30.00%

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 4,416 4,418 3,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.05% 59.78% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,734 3,891 3,036
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 4 £28,000 -
Stockport - 4 £55,000 - 1
Oldham - 3 £37,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 - 1
R
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 54 (84.38%) Python
2 40 (62.50%) Machine Learning
3 35 (54.69%) Analytics
3 35 (54.69%) SQL
4 29 (45.31%) SAS
4 29 (45.31%) Mathematics
5 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (37.50%) Finance
7 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 18 (28.13%) Statistics
9 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (23.44%) Degree
10 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
10 15 (23.44%) Big Data
11 13 (20.31%) PhD
12 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.19%) Predictive Analytics
13 11 (17.19%) C#
13 11 (17.19%) Statistical Modelling
13 11 (17.19%) Data Analytics
13 11 (17.19%) Algorithms
14 10 (15.63%) Apache Spark
14 10 (15.63%) Data Mining
15 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
16 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 8 (12.50%) 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 29 (45.31%) SAS
2 10 (15.63%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.56%) Jupyter
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (12.50%) SPSS
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (7.81%) S-PLUS
4 5 (7.81%) Stata
5 3 (4.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.56%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.25%) npm
4 1 (1.56%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) Big Data
2 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.63%) Data Mining
4 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
5 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.94%) Power BI
7 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.25%) MySQL
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.69%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (4.69%) OLAP
9 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (4.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Data Scientist
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Research Scientist
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (4.69%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) CSS
2 4 (6.25%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) React
2 4 (6.25%) Redux
2 4 (6.25%) RESTful
2 4 (6.25%) Sass
2 4 (6.25%) scikit-learn
3 3 (4.69%) REST
3 3 (4.69%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.56%) COM
4 1 (1.56%) CoreNLP
4 1 (1.56%) Keras
4 1 (1.56%) MDX
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) NumPy
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 11 (17.19%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.94%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.25%) Xbox
6 2 (3.13%) Fintech
6 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Machine Learning
2 35 (54.69%) Analytics
3 29 (45.31%) Mathematics
4 18 (28.13%) Statistics
5 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.19%) Data Analytics
6 11 (17.19%) Predictive Analytics
6 11 (17.19%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.94%) Data Management
9 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.94%) ETL
9 7 (10.94%) Open Source
9 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) Cluster Analysis
10 6 (9.38%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.81%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (7.81%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) Python
2 35 (54.69%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Scala
5 6 (9.38%) MATLAB
6 5 (7.81%) C++
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) PhD
3 5 (7.81%) Master's Degree
3 5 (7.81%) SAS Certification
4 3 (4.69%) MCP
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Tableau
4 4 (6.25%) Cognos
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Informatica
5 3 (4.69%) Teradata
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Talend