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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 81 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 23 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 1.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.58% 2.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 0
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
642 867 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.09% 47.77% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 540 627 575
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 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 30 (61.22%) Mathematics
2 29 (59.18%) Finance
3 24 (48.98%) Algorithms
4 22 (44.90%) C#
5 21 (42.86%) SQL
5 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.78%) OO
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.73%) Degree
7 18 (36.73%) QA
7 18 (36.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
8 17 (34.69%) Financial Modelling
8 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
8 17 (34.69%) User Stories
8 17 (34.69%) NUnit
8 17 (34.69%) TOWER Software
9 16 (32.65%) WPF
10 14 (28.57%) .NET
11 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.45%) Software Architecture
13 10 (20.41%) Analytics
14 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
14 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
15 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
15 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
15 8 (16.33%) MVVM
15 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
15 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
15 8 (16.33%) Big Data

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (8.16%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (34.69%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Software Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Data Scientist
4 6 (12.24%) Planning Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) WPF
2 14 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Mathematics
2 24 (48.98%) Algorithms
3 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.12%) Chemistry
6 2 (4.08%) Physics
6 2 (4.08%) Life Science
7 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.04%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) OO
3 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Financial Modelling
3 17 (34.69%) User Stories
4 11 (22.45%) Software Architecture
5 10 (20.41%) Analytics
6 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
7 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Code Coverage
7 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
7 8 (16.33%) MVVM
7 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
7 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
8 6 (12.24%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (12.24%) Demand Forecasting
9 4 (8.16%) Bayesian Methods
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) C#
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) C
4 6 (12.24%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.16%) R
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) VBA
6 2 (4.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) PhD
3 4 (8.16%) RHCE
3 4 (8.16%) RHCA
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) TOWER Software
3 4 (8.16%) NetApp
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.04%) F5