Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

R
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 227 249
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 +11
Permanent jobs citing R 75 64 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.01% 0.83% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 7
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -10.20% -2.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,500 £29,650
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,500 £64,500
North West median annual salary £53,750 £42,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +26.47% -22.02% +9.00%

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 4,585 4,662 3,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.70% 60.22% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,940 4,049 2,942
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +2 5 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Altrincham - 3 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £28,000 -
Oldham - 1 £41,000 -
R
North West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 68 (90.67%) Python
2 54 (72.00%) Machine Learning
3 46 (61.33%) Data Science
4 43 (57.33%) SQL
5 32 (42.67%) Analytics
6 25 (33.33%) Apache Spark
7 24 (32.00%) Algorithms
7 24 (32.00%) Mathematics
8 23 (30.67%) Hadoop
8 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (29.33%) Scala
10 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (25.33%) Big Data
11 19 (25.33%) Predictive Modelling
11 19 (25.33%) SAS
12 17 (22.67%) Computer Science
12 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
13 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
14 15 (20.00%) Retail
14 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 15 (20.00%) Finance
15 14 (18.67%) Statistics
16 13 (17.33%) Degree
17 12 (16.00%) PhD
17 12 (16.00%) Data Analytics
17 12 (16.00%) Statistical Modelling
18 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
18 11 (14.67%) Predictive Analytics
19 10 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence

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 25 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 19 (25.33%) SAS
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) Chatbot
4 3 (4.00%) SPSS
5 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.33%) npm
5 1 (1.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Skype
2 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) Hadoop
2 19 (25.33%) Big Data
3 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
4 9 (12.00%) Data Mining
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.33%) Power BI
7 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.33%) MySQL
9 3 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (4.00%) MariaDB
9 3 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.67%) GIS
10 2 (2.67%) QlikView
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.33%) Moq
2 1 (1.33%) NUnit
2 1 (1.33%) RStudio
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
1 15 (20.00%) Retail
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Data Scientist
2 10 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (8.00%) Architect
3 6 (8.00%) Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Head of Data Science
4 5 (6.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 5 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
5 4 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.67%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
2 6 (8.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (6.67%) .NET
3 5 (6.67%) React
3 5 (6.67%) Sass
3 5 (6.67%) TensorFlow
4 4 (5.33%) Redux
4 4 (5.33%) RESTful
5 3 (4.00%) NumPy
5 3 (4.00%) scikit-learn
6 2 (2.67%) Django
6 2 (2.67%) Pandas
6 2 (2.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) COM
7 1 (1.33%) jQuery
7 1 (1.33%) MDX
7 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.33%) REST
7 1 (1.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Algorithms
2 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (22.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (13.33%) Data Structures
5 6 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (5.33%) Xbox
7 2 (2.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.00%) Machine Learning
2 46 (61.33%) Data Science
3 32 (42.67%) Analytics
4 24 (32.00%) Mathematics
5 21 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (25.33%) Predictive Modelling
7 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
8 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
9 14 (18.67%) Statistics
10 12 (16.00%) Data Analytics
10 12 (16.00%) Statistical Modelling
11 11 (14.67%) Predictive Analytics
12 10 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.67%) ETL
14 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (9.33%) Neural Network
16 6 (8.00%) Open Source
16 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 68 (90.67%) Python
2 43 (57.33%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) Scala
4 10 (13.33%) HiveQL
5 8 (10.67%) C#
6 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.33%) MATLAB
7 5 (6.67%) C++
7 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Java
8 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) PhD
3 6 (8.00%) SAS Certification
4 4 (5.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) HDFS
2 8 (10.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Tableau
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.33%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.33%) Apple
4 1 (1.33%) Capita
4 1 (1.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) RapidMiner
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Splunk
4 1 (1.33%) Talend