The table below looks at the statistics for the Statistician role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistician
Rank 832 844 856
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistician 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 15
Average salary £67,500 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.32% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £27,600 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £41,000
Statistician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistician in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Statistician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Statistician
Salary Trend in England

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

Statistician Salary Trend in England

Statistician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistician across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Statistician Salary Histogram in England

Statistician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistician within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
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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
London -5 5 £67,500 +75.32%
Statistician
UK

Statistician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Statistician in their job title 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 with Statistician in their job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (70.00%) Statistics
2 14 (70.00%) R
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) PhD
4 12 (60.00%) Analytics
4 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (50.00%) Marketing
6 9 (45.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (40.00%) Economics
7 8 (40.00%) SAS
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) Physics
8 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (30.00%) MATLAB
9 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
9 6 (30.00%) Scala
9 6 (30.00%) Big Data
10 5 (25.00%) Python
10 5 (25.00%) Customer Insight
10 5 (25.00%) Base SAS
10 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 5 (25.00%) FMCG
10 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (25.00%) Retail
11 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis

Statistician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Statistician in their job title 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 with Statistician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.00%) Mahout
3 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (70.00%) Statistics
3 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) Economics
5 7 (35.00%) Physics
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
7 5 (25.00%) FMCG
8 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
9 3 (15.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Analytics
2 9 (45.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
5 3 (15.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Information Retrieval
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) R
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (30.00%) Scala
5 5 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft