Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 219 245
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 +35
Permanent jobs citing R 71 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.89% 0.83% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 1.44% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 68 60 8
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,675
90th Percentile £80,750 £68,750 £70,375
North West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -22.22%

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 4655 4320 3682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.22% 57.83% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3966 3820 3228
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,462 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,375 £61,250 £55,000
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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -
Oldham - 3 £37,000 -
Stockport - 3 £55,000 -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 57 (80.28%) Python
2 42 (59.15%) Machine Learning
3 41 (57.75%) Analytics
4 38 (53.52%) SAS
5 33 (46.48%) SQL
5 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
6 25 (35.21%) Big Data
6 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (35.21%) Finance
7 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (26.76%) Hadoop
9 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
9 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (23.94%) PhD
10 17 (23.94%) Algorithms
11 15 (21.13%) MATLAB
11 15 (21.13%) Statistics
12 13 (18.31%) SPSS
12 13 (18.31%) Statistical Modelling
12 13 (18.31%) Data Analytics
13 12 (16.90%) Apache Spark
13 12 (16.90%) Data Mining
13 12 (16.90%) Degree
14 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
14 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
14 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (14.08%) Marketing
15 10 (14.08%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (14.08%) Predictive Modelling

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 38 (53.52%) SAS
2 12 (16.90%) Apache Spark
3 5 (7.04%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Jupyter
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) SPSS
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (8.45%) S-PLUS
4 6 (8.45%) Stata
5 5 (7.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (2.82%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) npm
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) SSL
2 2 (2.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) Big Data
2 19 (26.76%) Hadoop
3 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
4 12 (16.90%) Data Mining
5 9 (12.68%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
7 6 (8.45%) Power BI
8 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
8 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.23%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (4.23%) HBase
10 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 9 (12.68%) Retail
4 4 (5.63%) Electronics
4 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.23%) Games
6 2 (2.82%) Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Data Scientist
2 18 (25.35%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 5 (7.04%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Research Scientist
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Head of Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) Head of Data Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 3 (4.23%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (4.23%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (4.23%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (4.23%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) React
3 2 (2.82%) Redux
3 2 (2.82%) RESTful
3 2 (2.82%) Sass
3 2 (2.82%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.41%) COM
4 1 (1.41%) CoreNLP
4 1 (1.41%) Keras
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.41%) NumPy
4 1 (1.41%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (23.94%) Algorithms
3 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.63%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Fintech
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Social Media
6 2 (2.82%) Xbox
7 1 (1.41%) Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Machine Learning
2 41 (57.75%) Analytics
3 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
4 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (21.13%) Statistics
6 13 (18.31%) Data Analytics
6 13 (18.31%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
8 10 (14.08%) Predictive Modelling
8 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.08%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (12.68%) Data Management
9 9 (12.68%) Mathematical Modelling
9 9 (12.68%) Open Source
9 9 (12.68%) Predictive Analytics
9 9 (12.68%) Visualisation
10 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
10 8 (11.27%) Project Management
11 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.45%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (80.28%) Python
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
3 15 (21.13%) MATLAB
4 9 (12.68%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) Scala
7 3 (4.23%) Java
7 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) PhD
2 12 (16.90%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) Master's Degree
4 4 (5.63%) SAS Certification
5 3 (4.23%) MCP
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) SAP
2 8 (11.27%) Tableau
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.23%) Cognos
4 3 (4.23%) Informatica
4 3 (4.23%) Splunk
4 3 (4.23%) Teradata
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) IBM