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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 92 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 21 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.17% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 0.87% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,150 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
879 691 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.00% 45.94% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 600 546 844
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 October 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 27 (67.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (65.00%) Java
3 23 (57.50%) C++
4 22 (55.00%) Degree
4 22 (55.00%) Mathematics
4 22 (55.00%) Machine Learning
4 22 (55.00%) Algorithms
5 21 (52.50%) Physics
5 21 (52.50%) Computer Science
6 18 (45.00%) C#
6 18 (45.00%) SQL
7 17 (42.50%) .NET
7 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
8 16 (40.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 15 (37.50%) Python
10 14 (35.00%) PhD
10 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (27.50%) R
12 10 (25.00%) Signal Processing
12 10 (25.00%) Data Mining
13 9 (22.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (22.50%) Analytics
13 9 (22.50%) Data Structures
14 8 (20.00%) QA
15 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
15 7 (17.50%) Statistical Modelling
16 6 (15.00%) Natural Language Processing
16 6 (15.00%) Internet
16 6 (15.00%) Mathematica
16 6 (15.00%) C

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Mathematica
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) SPSS
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (10.00%) QlikView
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 8 (20.00%) Graduate
3 6 (15.00%) Research Scientist
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Statistician
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
1 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (55.00%) Mathematics
2 22 (55.00%) Algorithms
3 21 (52.50%) Physics
3 21 (52.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (22.50%) Data Structures
5 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 4 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (10.00%) Ontologies
6 4 (10.00%) Informatics
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) Replication
7 1 (2.50%) Economics
7 1 (2.50%) Biology
7 1 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Machine Learning
2 16 (40.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (25.00%) Signal Processing
5 9 (22.50%) Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) Knowledge Discovery
8 5 (12.50%) Data Management
8 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) ETL
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) Workflow
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (5.00%) Service Management
11 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.00%) Coaching
12 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) C++
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) Python
5 11 (27.50%) R
6 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
7 6 (15.00%) C
8 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (7.50%) VBA
11 1 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) CDISC
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.50%) Talend
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
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Salary: Competitive
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