The table below looks at the statistics for Statistics skills 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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
England / North West
Rank 191 182 175
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 53 57 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 1.00% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.14% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 72
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5360 5005 6095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.33% 88.18% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4449 4180 5061
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -33 27 £37,500 - 7
Cheshire +19 14 £37,500 +4.16% 4
Merseyside +3 8 £50,000 +46.41%
Lancashire - 3 £33,500 - 2
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 67 (44.37%) SQL
2 57 (37.75%) Mathematics
3 51 (33.77%) Analytics
4 48 (31.79%) Python
5 46 (30.46%) R
6 44 (29.14%) Machine Learning
7 38 (25.17%) Degree
7 38 (25.17%) Finance
8 37 (24.50%) SAS
9 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
10 35 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (22.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (22.52%) Computer Science
12 32 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (20.53%) Data Analysis
13 31 (20.53%) Big Data
13 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
14 30 (19.87%) ITIL
15 29 (19.21%) MS Excel
15 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (17.88%) PhD
16 27 (17.88%) SLA
17 26 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (16.56%) Data Mining
18 25 (16.56%) Data Analytics
18 25 (16.56%) Visualisation
19 23 (15.23%) T-SQL
20 22 (14.57%) Management Information System
20 22 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (13.91%) Bayesian Methods

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 37 (24.50%) SAS
2 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.64%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.31%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.99%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.32%) GroupWise
6 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.25%) Stata
3 19 (12.58%) SPSS
4 10 (6.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.32%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.66%) MS Office
7 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) FastStats
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) IaaS
1 7 (4.64%) PaaS
1 7 (4.64%) SaaS
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.97%) Office 365
3 5 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) SMS
2 5 (3.31%) ADSL
2 5 (3.31%) Internet
2 5 (3.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (22.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (20.53%) Big Data
5 25 (16.56%) Data Mining
6 19 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (7.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.96%) Hadoop
10 8 (5.30%) MySQL
10 8 (5.30%) OLAP
10 8 (5.30%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
11 7 (4.64%) Relational Database
12 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.65%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (25.17%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Marketing
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 7 (4.64%) Advertising
4 7 (4.64%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.65%) Banking
6 3 (1.99%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Cantonese Language
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Data Scientist
2 24 (15.89%) Analyst
3 22 (14.57%) Developer
4 19 (12.58%) DBA
4 19 (12.58%) SQL DBA
5 15 (9.93%) Service Manager
6 14 (9.27%) Senior Data Scientist
7 11 (7.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (7.28%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Administrator
8 8 (5.30%) Data Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (5.30%) SSRS Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.64%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.97%) Junior
10 6 (3.97%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (3.31%) IT Sales Executive
11 5 (3.31%) New Business Sales Executive
11 5 (3.31%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) Flash
2 3 (1.99%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.66%) .NET
3 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.66%) D3.js
3 1 (0.66%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (0.66%) Middleware
3 1 (0.66%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (22.52%) Computer Science
3 22 (14.57%) Management Information System
4 15 (9.93%) Algorithms
5 12 (7.95%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.96%) iPad
7 8 (5.30%) Social Media
8 7 (4.64%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (3.97%) Replication
9 6 (3.97%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.32%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.32%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.28%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Unix
3 6 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.32%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.75%) Mathematics
2 51 (33.77%) Analytics
3 44 (29.14%) Machine Learning
4 31 (20.53%) Data Analysis
5 30 (19.87%) ITIL
6 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (16.56%) Data Analytics
8 25 (16.56%) Visualisation
9 22 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (13.91%) Bayesian Methods
11 19 (12.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (11.26%) Neural Network
12 17 (11.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (11.26%) Statistical Modelling
13 16 (10.60%) Economics
14 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
15 14 (9.27%) Performance Management
15 14 (9.27%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (44.37%) SQL
2 48 (31.79%) Python
3 46 (30.46%) R
4 23 (15.23%) T-SQL
5 18 (11.92%) VBA
6 15 (9.93%) PowerShell
7 14 (9.27%) MATLAB
8 7 (4.64%) Java
8 7 (4.64%) Scala
9 4 (2.65%) C
9 4 (2.65%) C++
9 4 (2.65%) Perl
10 3 (1.99%) C#
11 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (25.17%) Degree
2 27 (17.88%) PhD
3 15 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.95%) ISEB
5 9 (5.96%) MCSA
6 5 (3.31%) HND
6 5 (3.31%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.32%) NCDA
7 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.66%) APMP
8 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.66%) PMP
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.88%) SLA
2 9 (5.96%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) XenApp
3 2 (1.32%) Firmware
3 2 (1.32%) NDS
3 2 (1.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.32%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) Cadence
3 5 (3.31%) Google
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle
3 5 (3.31%) Symantec
3 5 (3.31%) Tableau
4 4 (2.65%) Citrix
4 4 (2.65%) IDERA
4 4 (2.65%) Remedy
5 2 (1.32%) IBM
5 2 (1.32%) NetApp
5 2 (1.32%) SAP
5 2 (1.32%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (0.66%) FNZ
6 1 (0.66%) Minitab
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