The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 224 198 209
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 43 47 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.70% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £26,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £43,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Statistics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2722 2768 3254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.02% 39.15% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2144 2232 2760
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Statistics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Statistics Salary Trend in the East of England

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the East of England

Statistics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +7 20 £53,750 +53.57% 3
Hertfordshire -19 15 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Bedfordshire -5 5 £30,000 +12.14% 1
Essex -7 2 £29,500 -28.04%
Norfolk - 2 £65,000 -
Suffolk +7 1 £18,000 -63.26%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 50 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (42.86%) Degree
3 38 (38.78%) SQL
4 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
5 35 (35.71%) Java
6 34 (34.69%) Algorithms
7 33 (33.67%) Mathematics
8 30 (30.61%) Python
9 27 (27.55%) Machine Learning
10 26 (26.53%) Analytics
11 25 (25.51%) Physics
12 23 (23.47%) Linux
12 23 (23.47%) C++
13 22 (22.45%) R
14 20 (20.41%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.35%) Bayesian Methods
15 17 (17.35%) C#
16 16 (16.33%) .NET
16 16 (16.33%) ASP.NET
16 16 (16.33%) Windows
16 16 (16.33%) Data Mining
17 15 (15.31%) OO
17 15 (15.31%) PhD
18 14 (14.29%) ITIL
18 14 (14.29%) Oracle
18 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 14 (14.29%) Informatics
19 13 (13.27%) UNIX
19 13 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 13 (13.27%) Finance

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (10.20%) SAS
2 8 (8.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.02%) CMS
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Mathematica
3 5 (5.10%) SPSS
4 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.04%) S-PLUS
5 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.04%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) LAN
1 11 (11.22%) WAN
2 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.18%) Firewall
4 6 (6.12%) BIG-IP
4 6 (6.12%) Internet
4 6 (6.12%) MPLS
5 5 (5.10%) VPN
6 2 (2.04%) SAN
7 1 (1.02%) Intranet
7 1 (1.02%) DSL
7 1 (1.02%) DNS
7 1 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) Data Mining
2 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.10%) Spotfire
4 5 (5.10%) QlikView
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Maven
1 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Marketing
3 6 (6.12%) Games
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (20.41%) Developer
1 20 (20.41%) Data Scientist
2 12 (12.24%) Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Graduate
5 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.12%) DBA
6 6 (6.12%) Administrator
6 6 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (6.12%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.12%) Research Scientist
7 5 (5.10%) Principal Software Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Statistician
7 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Account Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
1 16 (16.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.12%) HTML
2 6 (6.12%) HTML5
2 6 (6.12%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (5.10%) POSIX
4 4 (4.08%) Django
4 4 (4.08%) XML
4 4 (4.08%) Guava
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.02%) REST
5 1 (1.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.02%) jQuery
5 1 (1.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
3 34 (34.69%) Algorithms
4 33 (33.67%) Mathematics
5 25 (25.51%) Physics
6 14 (14.29%) Informatics
7 9 (9.18%) Open Source
8 8 (8.16%) Data Structures
9 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
10 5 (5.10%) Ontologies
10 5 (5.10%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (5.10%) Visualisation
11 4 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (3.06%) Life Science
13 2 (2.04%) Social Media
13 2 (2.04%) Replication
14 1 (1.02%) Economics
14 1 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
14 1 (1.02%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Windows
3 13 (13.27%) UNIX
4 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) Machine Learning
2 26 (26.53%) Analytics
3 20 (20.41%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.35%) Bayesian Methods
5 15 (15.31%) OO
6 14 (14.29%) ITIL
7 12 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.20%) Extreme Programming
8 10 (10.20%) OOD
8 10 (10.20%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (10.20%) Memory Management
9 9 (9.18%) Signal Processing
9 9 (9.18%) Data Analysis
10 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (7.14%) Data Management
12 6 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.78%) SQL
2 35 (35.71%) Java
3 30 (30.61%) Python
4 23 (23.47%) C++
5 22 (22.45%) R
6 17 (17.35%) C#
7 11 (11.22%) C
7 11 (11.22%) Perl
8 8 (8.16%) MATLAB
9 6 (6.12%) Ruby
9 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.10%) Haskell
10 5 (5.10%) Golang
10 5 (5.10%) Scala
10 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.08%) VBA
11 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (42.86%) Degree
2 15 (15.31%) PhD
3 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (8.16%) MCSE
5 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.06%) MCTS
6 3 (3.06%) MCITP
7 1 (1.02%) PMP
7 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) SLA
3 3 (3.06%) CDISC
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (9.18%) VMware
3 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.14%) Google
5 6 (6.12%) F5
5 6 (6.12%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco
6 5 (5.10%) Juniper
7 4 (4.08%) Tableau
8 3 (3.06%) 3Com
8 3 (3.06%) Citrix
9 2 (2.04%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.04%) Cognos
10 1 (1.02%) IBM
10 1 (1.02%) Avaya
10 1 (1.02%) Sun
10 1 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.02%) NetApp
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
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