The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 119 125 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 14 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.19% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.56% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +33.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Statistics
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
758 710 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.25% 33.05% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 609 658 429
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Statistics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) Time Management
2 10 (38.46%) Statistical Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 8 (30.77%) Economics
4 7 (26.92%) Change Management
4 7 (26.92%) SPSS
4 7 (26.92%) WebTrends
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) MySQL
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Benchmarking
4 7 (26.92%) Physics
4 7 (26.92%) Web Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Google
4 7 (26.92%) Google Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) User Experience
4 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (26.92%) Customer Segmentation
4 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) SLA
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) CCNA
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 6 (23.08%) DWDM

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) SPSS
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) WebTrends
1 7 (26.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
1 6 (23.08%) DWDM
1 6 (23.08%) Wireless
1 6 (23.08%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
1 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Statistician
3 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Professional Services Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 8 (30.77%) Economics
2 7 (26.92%) Physics
2 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
2 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
2 10 (38.46%) Time Management
2 10 (38.46%) Statistical Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Change Management
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Benchmarking
4 7 (26.92%) Web Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Customer Segmentation
4 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Fault Management
6 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) R
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) CCNA
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (19.23%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Google
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Juniper
3 5 (19.23%) Nortel
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) ION Trading
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle