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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 124 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.10% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £26,250 £33,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
556 547 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.57% 30.20% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 443 495 365
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,200
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (25.00%) WSUS
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Replication
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (16.67%) Cascalog
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (16.67%) OpenEdge
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) DMZ
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Cascalog
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Clojure
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Nimsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle