The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 29 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.55% - 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.40% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £33,852 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Statistics
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.92% 19.47% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 29
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,750 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,900 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Statistics
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Chester

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Chester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Chester

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 12 (60.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) SAS
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (55.00%) Physics
3 10 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 10 (50.00%) Analytics
3 10 (50.00%) Econometrics
3 10 (50.00%) Economics
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (30.00%) MS Office
6 6 (30.00%) SAP
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) CHAID

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (55.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Graduate
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (55.00%) Physics
2 10 (50.00%) Economics
2 10 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (50.00%) Econometrics
3 10 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) CHAID
6 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Dundas