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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 95 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 19 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 0.99% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 1.92% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
772 728 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.30% 51.30% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 557 626 590
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Mathematics
4 16 (43.24%) Degree
5 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
5 15 (40.54%) Python
6 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
6 14 (37.84%) Analytics
7 12 (32.43%) Algorithms
8 11 (29.73%) R
8 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 10 (27.03%) PhD
10 9 (24.32%) Machine Learning
10 9 (24.32%) Bayesian Methods
10 9 (24.32%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) C++
11 8 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (18.92%) Physics
12 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
12 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
13 6 (16.22%) Internet
13 6 (16.22%) Service Management
13 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
13 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
13 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.22%) VBA
13 6 (16.22%) Applied Mathematics
14 5 (13.51%) Spotfire
14 5 (13.51%) QlikView

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Mathematica
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Spotfire
2 5 (13.51%) QlikView
3 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) MS Access
5 1 (2.70%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Data Scientist
4 6 (16.22%) Services Director
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Statistician
7 3 (8.11%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) DBA
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Senior SQL DBA
9 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Graduate
9 1 (2.70%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (48.65%) Mathematics
3 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
4 12 (32.43%) Algorithms
5 7 (18.92%) Physics
6 6 (16.22%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Ontologies
7 4 (10.81%) Informatics
8 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (2.70%) 3D Printing
8 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.70%) Social Media
8 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.70%) Replication
8 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
1 14 (37.84%) Analytics
2 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (24.32%) Machine Learning
3 9 (24.32%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Service Management
5 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Data Management
7 4 (10.81%) Master Data Management
7 4 (10.81%) Knowledge Discovery
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.11%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow
9 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Competitive Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) Python
3 11 (29.73%) R
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) C++
6 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
7 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.22%) VBA
8 5 (13.51%) C#
8 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.81%) C
10 2 (5.41%) Perl
10 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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