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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 185 212 222
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 57 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.42% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 1.29% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 41
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
2259 2168 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 32.75% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1720 2204
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 29 January 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 +15 32 £45,000 +25.87% 8
Cheshire +19 24 £45,000 -2.17% 5
Merseyside +13 1 £25,000 -27.53% 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (48.31%) SQL
2 50 (42.37%) Finance
3 40 (33.90%) Degree
4 36 (30.51%) Mathematics
5 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
6 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (25.42%) Marketing
8 29 (24.58%) Test Strategy
9 27 (22.88%) Programme Management
9 27 (22.88%) Test Management
9 27 (22.88%) System Testing
10 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (22.03%) T-SQL
11 23 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (18.64%) Data Analysis
12 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
13 21 (17.80%) Windows
13 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
14 20 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (15.25%) Analytics
15 18 (15.25%) SAS
16 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (11.86%) SPSS
17 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
18 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (11.02%) Replication
19 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
19 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (15.25%) SAS
2 8 (6.78%) Lync
3 4 (3.39%) Apache
3 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.86%) SPSS
3 11 (9.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (7.63%) MS Office
5 8 (6.78%) FastStats
6 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.54%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (2.54%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) LAN
2 2 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) DHCP
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (9.32%) Data Mining
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.93%) OLAP Cube
8 7 (5.93%) OLAP
9 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.54%) Big Data
10 2 (1.69%) Text Mining
10 2 (1.69%) DB2
11 1 (0.85%) QlikView
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 30 (25.42%) Marketing
3 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.93%) Publishing
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
5 3 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (24.58%) Test Manager
2 23 (19.49%) Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) SQL DBA
3 16 (13.56%) DBA
4 15 (12.71%) Developer
5 9 (7.63%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (6.78%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.93%) IT Services Manager
7 7 (5.93%) Consultant
7 7 (5.93%) Service Manager
8 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Marketing Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Web Manager
11 3 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 3 (2.54%) Data Scientist
11 3 (2.54%) Research Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) Web Services
1 4 (3.39%) .NET
1 4 (3.39%) AngularJS
1 4 (3.39%) RESTful
2 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.69%) HTML
3 2 (1.69%) XML
3 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.69%) CSS
3 2 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) Mathematics
2 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.02%) Replication
4 11 (9.32%) Visualisation
4 11 (9.32%) Economics
5 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
6 9 (7.63%) Data Extraction
7 5 (4.24%) Physics
7 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.39%) Psychology
8 4 (3.39%) Life Science
9 2 (1.69%) Social Media
9 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) UNIX
4 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 29 (24.58%) Test Strategy
3 27 (22.88%) Programme Management
3 27 (22.88%) Test Management
3 27 (22.88%) System Testing
4 23 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (18.64%) Data Analysis
5 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (15.25%) Analytics
8 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
8 12 (10.17%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (8.47%) ITIL
10 9 (7.63%) Service Management
11 8 (6.78%) CHAID
11 8 (6.78%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.78%) Statistical Analysis
12 7 (5.93%) Predictive Modelling
12 7 (5.93%) Customer Insight
12 7 (5.93%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.31%) SQL
2 26 (22.03%) T-SQL
3 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.78%) Java
5 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.54%) R
6 3 (2.54%) C#
6 3 (2.54%) C++
6 3 (2.54%) VBA
7 2 (1.69%) VB
7 2 (1.69%) Python
7 2 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (33.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.54%) MBA
3 2 (1.69%) CNA
3 2 (1.69%) Novell Certification
3 2 (1.69%) MCP
3 2 (1.69%) PhD
4 1 (0.85%) MCTS
4 1 (0.85%) MCITP
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.08%) Google
3 5 (4.24%) SmartFocus
3 5 (4.24%) Minitab
4 4 (3.39%) VMware
5 3 (2.54%) ClickTale
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
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