The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 167 194 224
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 73 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.86% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.19% 2.52% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 24
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2286 2425 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.27% 34.16% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1884 1987
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Statistics Salary Trend in the North West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the North West

Statistics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
Manchester +8 35 £44,000 +35.38% 6
Cheshire +28 30 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Merseyside +17 4 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Lancashire - 4 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 59 (44.36%) SQL
2 45 (33.83%) Finance
3 41 (30.83%) T-SQL
4 36 (27.07%) SQL Server
4 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
5 35 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (24.81%) Windows
7 32 (24.06%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
9 30 (22.56%) PowerShell
10 29 (21.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (21.80%) Test Strategy
11 27 (20.30%) Programme Management
11 27 (20.30%) Test Management
11 27 (20.30%) System Testing
11 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (18.80%) Degree
13 24 (18.05%) Mathematics
14 22 (16.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (15.04%) Replication
17 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 19 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
17 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (13.53%) Visualisation
18 18 (13.53%) Service Management
19 16 (12.03%) Data Warehouse
19 16 (12.03%) Computer Science

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (6.77%) SAS
2 8 (6.02%) Apache Pig
2 8 (6.02%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.51%) Apache
4 3 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.50%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (7.52%) MS Office
4 5 (3.76%) SPSS
5 4 (3.01%) FastStats
6 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.50%) SmartFocus
2 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) DHCP
1 2 (1.50%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.75%) NAS
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
2 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 35 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (16.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (12.03%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (8.27%) OLAP
8 11 (8.27%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (6.02%) HBase
9 8 (6.02%) Hadoop
10 6 (4.51%) Apache Hive
10 6 (4.51%) Data Mining
11 4 (3.01%) DB2
12 3 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.26%) Big Data
12 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (33.83%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Marketing
3 12 (9.02%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.02%) Publishing
4 9 (6.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.01%) Law
6 3 (2.26%) Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Retail
6 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (21.80%) Test Manager
2 26 (19.55%) DBA
2 26 (19.55%) SQL DBA
3 24 (18.05%) Developer
4 19 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (9.77%) Service Manager
5 13 (9.77%) IT Services Manager
6 12 (9.02%) Analyst
6 12 (9.02%) Administrator
7 11 (8.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.77%) IT Administrator
9 6 (4.51%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.26%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) Insight Analyst
11 2 (1.50%) Research Manager
11 2 (1.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) .NET
2 6 (4.51%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.76%) XML
4 4 (3.01%) CSS
4 4 (3.01%) HTML
5 3 (2.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (2.26%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.26%) jQuery
6 2 (1.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (18.05%) Mathematics
3 20 (15.04%) Replication
4 18 (13.53%) Visualisation
5 16 (12.03%) Computer Science
6 11 (8.27%) Data Extraction
7 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.51%) Life Science
9 4 (3.01%) Psychology
9 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.26%) Economics
11 2 (1.50%) CMDB
11 2 (1.50%) User Experience
12 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.75%) Social Media
12 1 (0.75%) Physics
12 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.81%) Windows
2 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.26%) Linux
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (21.80%) Test Strategy
3 29 (21.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (20.30%) Test Management
4 27 (20.30%) System Testing
4 27 (20.30%) Programme Management
5 21 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
7 18 (13.53%) Service Management
8 15 (11.28%) Data Analysis
9 14 (10.53%) ITIL
10 13 (9.77%) Service Delivery
10 13 (9.77%) Change Management
11 12 (9.02%) ETL
12 11 (8.27%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (7.52%) Analytics
14 8 (6.02%) Data Modelling
14 8 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) SQL
2 41 (30.83%) T-SQL
3 30 (22.56%) PowerShell
4 12 (9.02%) VBA
5 11 (8.27%) Java
6 10 (7.52%) Python
7 9 (6.77%) C#
8 3 (2.26%) C++
8 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.26%) R
9 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.50%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.50%) Perl
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 2 (1.50%) C
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (18.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) MBA
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CNA
4 1 (0.75%) Novell Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCP
4 1 (0.75%) PhD
4 1 (0.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) HDFS
2 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.26%) SAP
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle
3 6 (4.51%) VMware
3 6 (4.51%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.01%) Google
5 2 (1.50%) Minitab
5 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.75%) Dell
6 1 (0.75%) Red Gate
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago