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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
North West / Manchester
Rank 168 180 186
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Permanent jobs citing R 31 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 5
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 2370 1772 1965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.14% 52.57% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1503 1730
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for R in Manchester

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 50 (73.53%) Python
2 44 (64.71%) Analytics
3 38 (55.88%) Machine Learning
4 34 (50.00%) SQL
5 31 (45.59%) SAS
6 29 (42.65%) Mathematics
7 26 (38.24%) Degree
8 25 (36.76%) Statistics
9 23 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (33.82%) Data Analytics
10 21 (30.88%) PhD
11 20 (29.41%) Data Mining
12 17 (25.00%) Data Analysis
12 17 (25.00%) Big Data
13 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
13 16 (23.53%) Decision Tree
13 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
13 16 (23.53%) Hadoop
14 15 (22.06%) Visualisation
14 15 (22.06%) Marketing
14 15 (22.06%) NoSQL
15 14 (20.59%) Cluster Analysis
15 14 (20.59%) Stata
16 13 (19.12%) MATLAB
16 13 (19.12%) Neural Network
16 13 (19.12%) Statistical Modelling
16 13 (19.12%) Bayesian Methods
17 12 (17.65%) Algorithms
17 12 (17.65%) Tableau
18 10 (14.71%) Stochastic Modelling

R
Top Related 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 31 (45.59%) SAS
2 9 (13.24%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Stata
2 10 (14.71%) SPSS
3 4 (5.88%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.47%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP AFS
1 5 (7.35%) SAP CO
1 5 (7.35%) SAP FI
1 5 (7.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.47%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.47%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.94%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) Data Mining
2 17 (25.00%) Big Data
3 16 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 15 (22.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.35%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.35%) Spotfire
7 4 (5.88%) HBase
7 4 (5.88%) QlikView
7 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.94%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (1.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 15 (22.06%) Marketing
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Retail
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Consultant
4 5 (7.35%) Data Modeller
4 5 (7.35%) Insight Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) SAP Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Senior Data Scientist
5 4 (5.88%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Data Insight Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Insight Data Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) SAP CO Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.94%) Celery
2 2 (2.94%) COM
2 2 (2.94%) Django
2 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.94%) RESTful
2 2 (2.94%) WPF
3 1 (1.47%) D3.js
3 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 12 (17.65%) Algorithms
4 6 (8.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Analytics
2 38 (55.88%) Machine Learning
3 29 (42.65%) Mathematics
4 25 (36.76%) Statistics
5 23 (33.82%) Data Analytics
6 17 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 16 (23.53%) Decision Tree
8 15 (22.06%) Visualisation
9 14 (20.59%) Cluster Analysis
10 13 (19.12%) Bayesian Methods
10 13 (19.12%) Neural Network
10 13 (19.12%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.71%) Neuroscience
11 10 (14.71%) Stochastic Modelling
12 9 (13.24%) Physics
12 9 (13.24%) Predictive Modelling
13 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
14 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (10.29%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (73.53%) Python
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) MATLAB
4 7 (10.29%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) Scala
6 5 (7.35%) ABAP
6 5 (7.35%) C#
6 5 (7.35%) C++
6 5 (7.35%) Perl
7 4 (5.88%) C
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 21 (30.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.94%) IAS 39
1 2 (2.94%) IFRS
1 2 (2.94%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Tableau
2 8 (11.76%) SAP
3 4 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.88%) Splunk
4 3 (4.41%) Google
5 2 (2.94%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.47%) Sage
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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