The table below looks at the statistics for the Statistician role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistician
Rank 624 617 622
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistician 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.010% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -17.43%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,920 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+67.07% -19.70%
Statistician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Statistician Jobs Demand Trend in London

Statistician
Salary Trend in London

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

Statistician Salary Trend in London

Statistician
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistician across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Statistician Salary Histogram in London

Statistician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistician within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +11 1 £70,000 +78.34%
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
Statistician
England

Statistician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 20 (66.67%) R
3 19 (63.33%) PhD
4 18 (60.00%) Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Java
6 13 (43.33%) MATLAB
6 13 (43.33%) Scala
6 13 (43.33%) Big Data
6 13 (43.33%) Algorithms
7 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (36.67%) SQL
8 11 (36.67%) Statistics
9 10 (33.33%) SAS
9 10 (33.33%) Physics
9 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 10 (33.33%) Hadoop
9 10 (33.33%) MapReduce
9 10 (33.33%) Mahout
9 10 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Data Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Information Retrieval
9 10 (33.33%) Cascading
10 9 (30.00%) Economics
10 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
11 8 (26.67%) Marketing
12 7 (23.33%) Statistical Analysis
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (16.67%) SPSS
13 5 (16.67%) Finance
13 5 (16.67%) Retail

Statistician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SPSS
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Big Data
2 10 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 10 (33.33%) Mahout
3 5 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (43.33%) Algorithms
3 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (36.67%) Statistics
5 10 (33.33%) Physics
5 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (30.00%) Economics
7 5 (16.67%) FMCG
8 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (10.00%) Credit Risk
9 2 (6.67%) Psychology
10 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Information Retrieval
2 10 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 10 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 7 (23.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 5 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Campaign Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) R
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) MATLAB
3 13 (43.33%) Scala
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Google