The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 63 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.38% 0.38% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 2.02% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £29,000 £18,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -37.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 99 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.64% 19.00% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 123 95 102
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Lancashire

Statistics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Preston - 2 £29,000 -
Statistics
North West

Statistics
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) CHAID
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 2 (100.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) CHAID
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 2 (100.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree