The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank - 86 99
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 0 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.06% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.83% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 7
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
Statistics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
272 389 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.71% 37.44% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 209 355 335
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Bedfordshire region.

Statistics Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistics.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SPSS
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
3 2 (28.57%) Revenue Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SPSS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Pricing Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Revenue Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle