Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 232 234
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2 +28
Permanent jobs citing R 85 78 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.17% 0.95% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.58% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 28
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +43.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £32,150 £27,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £72,125 £80,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +35.00% -27.27%

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 4,417 4,935 3,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.58% 60.07% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,760 4,280 3,343
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Stockport +9 3 £43,750 +45.83%
Altrincham - 2 £50,000 -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 77 (90.59%) Python
2 60 (70.59%) Data Science
3 56 (65.88%) Machine Learning
4 50 (58.82%) SQL
5 36 (42.35%) Analytics
6 29 (34.12%) Apache Spark
6 29 (34.12%) Algorithms
6 29 (34.12%) Mathematics
7 28 (32.94%) Scala
8 26 (30.59%) Hadoop
9 25 (29.41%) Data Analysis
10 21 (24.71%) Statistics
11 20 (23.53%) Computer Science
11 20 (23.53%) Predictive Modelling
11 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
12 19 (22.35%) Data Analytics
12 19 (22.35%) Degree
12 19 (22.35%) Retail
13 17 (20.00%) PhD
13 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (20.00%) HDFS
13 17 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (18.82%) Critical Thinking
14 16 (18.82%) Data Structures
14 16 (18.82%) HiveQL
14 16 (18.82%) Big Data
14 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (17.65%) JavaScript

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 (34.12%) Apache Spark
2 11 (12.94%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.53%) SPSS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Serverless
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) Hadoop
2 16 (18.82%) Big Data
3 13 (15.29%) MySQL
4 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.71%) Power BI
7 3 (3.53%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.18%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.18%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.18%) Flink
9 1 (1.18%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) Moq
3 1 (1.18%) NUnit
3 1 (1.18%) RStudio
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 19 (22.35%) Retail
2 11 (12.94%) Marketing
3 6 (7.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (62.35%) Data Scientist
2 11 (12.94%) Senior Data Scientist
3 7 (8.24%) Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Architect
4 5 (5.88%) Java Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 4 (4.71%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.35%) Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) Data Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
2 12 (14.12%) React
3 9 (10.59%) J2EE
3 9 (10.59%) Java EE
3 9 (10.59%) Spring
3 9 (10.59%) Spring MVC
4 8 (9.41%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (7.06%) TensorFlow
6 4 (4.71%) CSS
6 4 (4.71%) HTML
7 3 (3.53%) Node.js
7 3 (3.53%) Web Services
8 2 (2.35%) .NET
8 2 (2.35%) Django
8 2 (2.35%) jQuery
8 2 (2.35%) Kafka
8 2 (2.35%) Keras
8 2 (2.35%) NumPy
8 2 (2.35%) Pandas
9 1 (1.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Algorithms
2 20 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (18.82%) Data Structures
5 9 (10.59%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (70.59%) Data Science
2 56 (65.88%) Machine Learning
3 36 (42.35%) Analytics
4 29 (34.12%) Mathematics
5 25 (29.41%) Data Analysis
6 21 (24.71%) Statistics
7 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 20 (23.53%) Predictive Modelling
8 19 (22.35%) Data Analytics
9 17 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (18.82%) Critical Thinking
11 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (15.29%) Scrum
13 11 (12.94%) Coaching
13 11 (12.94%) Mathematical Modelling
13 11 (12.94%) Visualisation
14 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (11.76%) Kanban
14 10 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 77 (90.59%) Python
2 50 (58.82%) SQL
3 28 (32.94%) Scala
4 16 (18.82%) HiveQL
5 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 14 (16.47%) Java
7 9 (10.59%) C
7 9 (10.59%) C++
7 9 (10.59%) PHP
8 8 (9.41%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.35%) C#
10 2 (2.35%) Java 8
11 1 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.18%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Degree
2 17 (20.00%) PhD
3 10 (11.76%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (8.24%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) GCP
1 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) HDFS
2 3 (3.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.18%) Kibana
2 1 (1.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) Tableau
3 2 (2.35%) Google
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Capita
4 1 (1.18%) Cognos
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.18%) Progress
4 1 (1.18%) RapidMiner
4 1 (1.18%) Splunk