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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 209 216 197
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 31 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.70% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.90% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 45
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,428 £27,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
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
2344 2426 2542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.95% 37.16% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 1900 1951
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -19 25 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Cheshire +37 3 £35,000 -47.16% 1
Merseyside -7 3 £47,500 - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 28 (33.33%) Analytics
2 25 (29.76%) Data Analysis
2 25 (29.76%) Finance
3 23 (27.38%) ITIL
4 22 (26.19%) Degree
5 21 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 21 (25.00%) SLA
5 21 (25.00%) Service Design
6 20 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (22.62%) R
7 19 (22.62%) Service Delivery
7 19 (22.62%) SQL
8 18 (21.43%) PhD
8 18 (21.43%) Big Data
9 17 (20.24%) Algorithms
9 17 (20.24%) Marketing
10 16 (19.05%) Python
10 16 (19.05%) Change Management
11 15 (17.86%) Statistical Analysis
12 13 (15.48%) C++
12 13 (15.48%) Data Mining
13 12 (14.29%) MATLAB
13 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (13.10%) SAS
14 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
14 11 (13.10%) CUDA

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.10%) SAS
2 2 (2.38%) CMS
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (9.52%) SPSS
3 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.14%) MS Office
4 3 (3.57%) Stata
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) FastStats
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) SMS
2 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) Big Data
2 13 (15.48%) Data Mining
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.90%) MySQL
5 3 (3.57%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.38%) Informix
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.38%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.19%) MSI
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.19%) Toad
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Marketing
3 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.71%) Retail
5 5 (5.95%) Electronics
5 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.95%) Publishing
6 4 (4.76%) Banking
7 2 (2.38%) International Banking
8 1 (1.19%) Law
8 1 (1.19%) Legal
8 1 (1.19%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 11 (13.10%) Data Scientist
2 11 (13.10%) IT Manager
2 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) MATLAB Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (11.90%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) AWS Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.76%) DBA
6 4 (4.76%) IT Support
6 4 (4.76%) IT Support Manager
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL Service Manager
6 4 (4.76%) SQL DBA
6 4 (4.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) Flash
2 7 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.19%) Ajax
4 1 (1.19%) CSS
4 1 (1.19%) HTML
4 1 (1.19%) jQuery
4 1 (1.19%) REST
4 1 (1.19%) SOAP
4 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.24%) Algorithms
3 11 (13.10%) CUDA
3 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
4 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.95%) Economics
7 3 (3.57%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.38%) iPad
8 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.38%) Social Media
9 1 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
9 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
9 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.19%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) CentOS
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
1 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Unix
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Analytics
2 25 (29.76%) Data Analysis
3 23 (27.38%) ITIL
4 21 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 21 (25.00%) Service Design
5 19 (22.62%) Service Delivery
6 16 (19.05%) Change Management
7 15 (17.86%) Statistical Analysis
8 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.10%) Stochastic Modelling
9 10 (11.90%) Business Development
9 10 (11.90%) Critical Success Factor
9 10 (11.90%) Escalation Management
9 10 (11.90%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (11.90%) ITSM
9 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.90%) Performance Management
9 10 (11.90%) Service Management
9 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) R
1 19 (22.62%) SQL
2 16 (19.05%) Python
3 13 (15.48%) C++
4 12 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 7 (8.33%) Java
5 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
8 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Degree
2 18 (21.43%) PhD
3 10 (11.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) CFA
4 1 (1.19%) HND
4 1 (1.19%) MCP
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Nessus
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.19%) Proventia
2 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Cadence
1 10 (11.90%) SAP
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) Cognos
4 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Tableau
4 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) AppSense
5 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.19%) IDERA
5 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.19%) Juniper
5 1 (1.19%) Minitab
5 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.19%) Remedy
5 1 (1.19%) VMware
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