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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 98 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 20 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.11% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 0.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
863 697 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.08% 44.62% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 615 572 822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 September 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 28 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 25 (59.52%) C++
4 25 (59.52%) Algorithms
4 25 (59.52%) Machine Learning
5 24 (57.14%) Physics
6 23 (54.76%) Degree
6 23 (54.76%) Computer Science
7 21 (50.00%) C#
8 20 (47.62%) .NET
9 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
10 15 (35.71%) PhD
10 15 (35.71%) Bayesian Methods
11 13 (30.95%) SQL
12 12 (28.57%) Data Mining
12 12 (28.57%) Signal Processing
13 11 (26.19%) Data Structures
14 10 (23.81%) R
14 10 (23.81%) Python
14 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
15 9 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
16 8 (19.05%) QA
17 7 (16.67%) C
17 7 (16.67%) Analytics
18 6 (14.29%) Internet
18 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
19 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
19 5 (11.90%) Mathematica

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Mathematica
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) SPSS
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Data Scientist
2 8 (19.05%) Graduate
3 6 (14.29%) Research Scientist
4 4 (9.52%) Statistician
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Senior DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (2.38%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Services Director
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
3 25 (59.52%) Algorithms
4 24 (57.14%) Physics
5 23 (54.76%) Computer Science
6 11 (26.19%) Data Structures
7 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
8 4 (9.52%) Open Source
8 4 (9.52%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.38%) Replication
9 1 (2.38%) Economics
9 1 (2.38%) Life Science
9 1 (2.38%) Biology
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Machine Learning
2 15 (35.71%) Bayesian Methods
3 12 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (16.67%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Discovery
7 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.76%) Service Management
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.38%) Data Security
10 1 (2.38%) MVC
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL
10 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.38%) OO
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) C++
3 21 (50.00%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) R
5 10 (23.81%) Python
6 7 (16.67%) C
7 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) PhD
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) Citrix
1 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (2.38%) VMware
1 1 (2.38%) Telerik
1 1 (2.38%) Tableau
1 1 (2.38%) Talend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago