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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 212 195 185
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 42 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 2.51% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 49
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2426 2471 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.07% 33.67% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1879 1818
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 0 31 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Cheshire -15 5 £47,500 +32.86% 1
Merseyside +11 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (54.29%) SQL
2 43 (40.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 40 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
5 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 39 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (36.19%) PowerShell
7 34 (32.38%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
9 29 (27.62%) Windows
10 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 25 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (20.95%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (20.95%) Replication
12 22 (20.95%) Database Mirroring
12 22 (20.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (20.00%) Visualisation
13 21 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (19.05%) Degree
14 20 (19.05%) Mathematics
14 20 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
14 20 (19.05%) VBA
15 19 (18.10%) Data Extraction
16 18 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
16 18 (17.14%) OLAP Cube

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (10.48%) Apache Pig
1 11 (10.48%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.57%) SAS
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.90%) Lync
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (12.38%) MS Office
4 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.90%) SPSS
5 2 (1.90%) FastStats
6 1 (0.95%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (1.90%) DHCP
3 1 (0.95%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) PBX
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (40.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (20.95%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (17.14%) OLAP
6 18 (17.14%) OLAP Cube
7 11 (10.48%) HBase
7 11 (10.48%) Hadoop
8 7 (6.67%) Apache Hive
8 7 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.71%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.81%) Big Data
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (10.48%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.62%) Publishing
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.76%) Marketing
5 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 3 (2.86%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) DBA
2 22 (20.95%) SQL Server DBA
2 22 (20.95%) SQL DBA
3 18 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (11.43%) IT Administrator
4 12 (11.43%) Administrator
4 12 (11.43%) Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.76%) MI Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Support Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Graduate
10 2 (1.90%) Test Analyst
10 2 (1.90%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) HTML
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
1 1 (0.95%) CSS
1 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.38%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (20.95%) Replication
3 21 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 20 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 19 (18.10%) Data Extraction
6 17 (16.19%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.76%) Life Science
7 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.81%) Economics
8 4 (3.81%) CMDB
8 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.81%) User Experience
9 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.90%) NHS
9 2 (1.90%) Psychology
10 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.95%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (20.95%) Database Mirroring
5 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 18 (17.14%) ETL
6 18 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (15.24%) Service Management
8 14 (13.33%) ITIL
8 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (9.52%) Change Management
9 10 (9.52%) Analytics
10 9 (8.57%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.62%) Data Management
12 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.67%) MapReduce
12 7 (6.67%) Operations Research
13 6 (5.71%) Problem Management
13 6 (5.71%) Time Management
13 6 (5.71%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) SQL
2 42 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 38 (36.19%) PowerShell
4 20 (19.05%) VBA
5 12 (11.43%) Python
5 12 (11.43%) Java
6 5 (4.76%) C
6 5 (4.76%) R
7 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.90%) C++
8 2 (1.90%) Perl
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) C#
9 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (0.95%) MCSE
2 1 (0.95%) PhD
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.95%) MBA
2 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) HDFS
2 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) XenApp
3 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) SAP
3 7 (6.67%) Hortonworks
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 6 (5.71%) VMware
5 3 (2.86%) Cognos
5 3 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (1.90%) Minitab
6 2 (1.90%) Capita
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) Nortel
7 1 (0.95%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) Avaya
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Merseyside
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Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35 - £55 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
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