The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 126 129 132
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 13 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.69% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 1.75% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 7
Average salary £36,500 £52,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.47% +43.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £71,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Statistics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
879 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.43% 39.69% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 711 601 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Watford - 7 £34,000 -
St Albans +2 1 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 £41,500 +15.27%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Unix
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Change Control
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (16.00%) SLA
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) MS Office
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.00%) ISEB
7 3 (12.00%) JIRA
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Flink
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) Mahout
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Customer Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Support
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) NHS
4 2 (8.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Change Control
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PhD
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) BS7799
2 2 (8.00%) COBIT
2 2 (8.00%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Avaya
3 2 (8.00%) Nortel
4 1 (4.00%) Minitab
4 1 (4.00%) Verint