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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 88 110 133
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 37 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.03% 0.62% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.68% 1.76% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 5
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,700 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £33,850 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Statistics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
651 567 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.63% 34.94% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 530 400 520
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Cheshire

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Statistics Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Statistics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -11 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Knutsford +1 4 £45,500 -1.08%
Crewe - 4 £50,000 - 1
Runcorn -7 3 - -
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
Wilmslow +1 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Warrington - 1 £18,000 - 1
Statistics
North West

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 32 (50.79%) T-SQL
2 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
3 27 (42.86%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (34.92%) Finance
5 22 (34.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (33.33%) Replication
7 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
8 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (30.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 17 (26.98%) Test Strategy
9 17 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (25.40%) Programme Management
10 16 (25.40%) Test Management
10 16 (25.40%) System Testing
11 15 (23.81%) Mathematics
12 14 (22.22%) Degree
13 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
14 12 (19.05%) Marketing
15 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
16 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
16 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (9.52%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.52%) SPSS
4 5 (7.94%) MS Office
4 5 (7.94%) FastStats
5 1 (1.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) SAN
1 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (34.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.35%) DB2
6 2 (3.17%) SSDT
6 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.59%) OLAP
7 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.59%) QlikView
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) DBA
1 26 (41.27%) SQL DBA
2 17 (26.98%) Test Manager
3 16 (25.40%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (7.94%) Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Research Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) IT Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Junior
8 1 (1.59%) Graduate
8 1 (1.59%) Performance Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) XML
2 3 (4.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 3 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Replication
2 15 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.35%) Life Science
5 4 (6.35%) Psychology
6 3 (4.76%) Economics
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (26.98%) Test Strategy
3 17 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (25.40%) Programme Management
4 16 (25.40%) Test Management
4 16 (25.40%) System Testing
5 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (7.94%) Resource Management
9 4 (6.35%) Business Development
9 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
9 4 (6.35%) Market Research
9 4 (6.35%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) ETL
10 3 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (4.76%) High Availability
10 3 (4.76%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 32 (50.79%) T-SQL
3 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) MBA
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) SmartFocus
2 2 (3.17%) Minitab
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Dell
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.59%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.59%) Google
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago