The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 87 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 23 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.67% 1.27% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 2.67% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.33%
Statistics
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
654 863 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.56% 47.81% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 524 633 577
Average salary £43,000 £39,420 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.08% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Statistics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 37 (64.91%) Mathematics
2 33 (57.89%) Finance
3 31 (54.39%) Algorithms
4 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (43.86%) C#
5 25 (43.86%) OO
6 23 (40.35%) Degree
7 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
8 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 18 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
10 18 (31.58%) QA
10 18 (31.58%) NUnit
10 18 (31.58%) User Stories
11 17 (29.82%) WPF
11 17 (29.82%) TOWER Software
11 17 (29.82%) .NET
12 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
13 15 (26.32%) Analytics
14 14 (24.56%) Python
15 13 (22.81%) Software Architecture
16 10 (17.54%) Data Analysis
16 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
16 10 (17.54%) Linux
16 10 (17.54%) Risk Management
16 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (15.79%) C
17 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (7.02%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.26%) SAS
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) LAN
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Big Data
3 4 (7.02%) MariaDB
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.02%) Neo4j
3 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.02%) CouchDB
3 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.75%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (31.58%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
2 4 (7.02%) Games
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Software Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Senior Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Data Scientist
6 6 (10.53%) Planning Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Web Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Statistician
10 1 (1.75%) Service Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) .NET
1 17 (29.82%) WPF
2 8 (14.04%) HTML5
2 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) POSIX
3 4 (7.02%) REST
3 4 (7.02%) CSS3
3 4 (7.02%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) D3.js
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 37 (64.91%) Mathematics
2 31 (54.39%) Algorithms
3 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.53%) Physics
6 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.02%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) Informatics
7 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.51%) Life Science
8 2 (3.51%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.75%) Biology
9 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) OO
3 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 18 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
3 18 (31.58%) User Stories
4 15 (26.32%) Analytics
5 13 (22.81%) Software Architecture
6 10 (17.54%) Data Analysis
6 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (17.54%) Risk Management
7 8 (14.04%) Regression Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Code Coverage
7 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
7 8 (14.04%) MVVM
7 8 (14.04%) Test Strategy
7 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.28%) Machine Learning
8 7 (12.28%) Bioinformatics
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) Python
4 9 (15.79%) C
5 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) Perl
5 8 (14.04%) R
6 6 (10.53%) Java
7 5 (8.77%) C++
8 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 4 (7.02%) Haskell
8 4 (7.02%) VBA
8 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.02%) Go
9 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
3 2 (3.51%) RHCE
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Xen
1 4 (7.02%) KVM
1 4 (7.02%) Docker
1 4 (7.02%) LXC
1 4 (7.02%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) TOWER Software
3 4 (7.02%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
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