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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 181 173 207
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 53 76 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 1.17% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 3.08% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 56
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2272 2465 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.04% 37.82% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1956 1963
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Manchester +6 35 £45,000 +2.27% 12
Cheshire +13 15 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Merseyside +5 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (31.48%) Change Management
2 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 31 (28.70%) Degree
3 30 (27.78%) MySQL
4 27 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 27 (25.00%) Finance
4 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (24.07%) Mathematics
5 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (24.07%) Java
5 26 (24.07%) Linux
6 25 (23.15%) Web Services
6 25 (23.15%) Security Management
6 25 (23.15%) Shell Script
6 25 (23.15%) Network Design
6 25 (23.15%) Puppet
6 25 (23.15%) CentOS
7 24 (22.22%) Analytics
8 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (20.37%) ITIL
9 22 (20.37%) SLA
10 18 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.96%) Python
12 14 (12.96%) Marketing
12 14 (12.96%) R
12 14 (12.96%) Algorithms
13 12 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
13 12 (11.11%) Performance Management

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (10.19%) SAS
2 2 (1.85%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
2 9 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.70%) SPSS
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) FastStats
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) SMS
2 3 (2.78%) Internet
2 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.85%) DHCP
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) Network Security
3 2 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) FTP
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
4 1 (0.93%) SMTP
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) MySQL
2 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.33%) Big Data
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.78%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.85%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.93%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) MS Access
8 1 (0.93%) OLAP
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
2 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Marketing
3 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.33%) Retail
5 5 (4.63%) Publishing
6 3 (2.78%) Electronics
6 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Administrator
1 21 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (18.52%) AWS Administrator
2 20 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
2 20 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 17 (15.74%) Service Manager
5 12 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) IT Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Junior
7 8 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Developer
8 7 (6.48%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (5.56%) DBA
9 6 (5.56%) Junior Data Scientist
9 6 (5.56%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.63%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) Web Services
2 8 (7.41%) Flash
3 4 (3.70%) CSS
3 4 (3.70%) HTML
3 4 (3.70%) jQuery
3 4 (3.70%) XML
4 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.85%) Ajax
4 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.85%) NHibernate
4 2 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Mathematics
2 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (12.96%) Algorithms
4 10 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 10 (9.26%) Physics
5 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.41%) Economics
7 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.63%) Replication
8 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.78%) Social Media
10 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.85%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.93%) Biology
11 1 (0.93%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.93%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Linux
1 26 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 25 (23.15%) CentOS
3 8 (7.41%) Windows
4 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Change Management
2 27 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.15%) Network Design
4 25 (23.15%) Security Management
5 24 (22.22%) Analytics
6 22 (20.37%) ITIL
7 18 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 12 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 12 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (9.26%) Critical Success Factor
9 10 (9.26%) Escalation Management
9 10 (9.26%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (9.26%) ITSM
9 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.26%) Service Design
9 10 (9.26%) Service Management
9 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 26 (24.07%) Java
3 25 (23.15%) Shell Script
4 14 (12.96%) Python
4 14 (12.96%) R
5 7 (6.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.48%) VBA
6 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (1.85%) APL
8 2 (1.85%) C++
8 2 (1.85%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.85%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Lua
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (28.70%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) ISEB
3 4 (3.70%) PhD
4 2 (1.85%) CCAB
4 2 (1.85%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.93%) CFA
5 1 (0.93%) MCP
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) COSHH
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO27005
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.93%) Postfix
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (23.15%) Puppet
2 5 (4.63%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.93%) Nessus
3 1 (0.93%) Proventia
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Cadence
3 6 (5.56%) SAP
4 5 (4.63%) Google
4 5 (4.63%) Tableau
5 4 (3.70%) Cognos
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 2 (1.85%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) AppSense
7 1 (0.93%) Avaya
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.93%) Juniper
7 1 (0.93%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.93%) Minitab
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
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