The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 65 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.98% 0.67% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.10% 1.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 2
Average salary £34,776 £40,000 £36,286
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.06% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £31,750 £33,314
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,250 £39,257
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Statistics
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
366 423 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.35% 47.00% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 288 369 372
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Oxford region.

Statistics Salary Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 16 (57.14%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
5 9 (32.14%) C
5 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
6 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 8 (28.57%) Signal Processing
6 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 8 (28.57%) PhD
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) Biometrics
7 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Big Data
8 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
8 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
1 5 (17.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) MPLS
1 5 (17.86%) BIG-IP
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Research Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Account Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Client Account Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Account Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
1 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
1 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
2 2 (7.14%) Pandas
2 2 (7.14%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) NumPy
2 2 (7.14%) Django
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
2 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 7 (25.00%) Biometrics
3 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) DNA
8 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C++
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
4 9 (32.14%) C
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) C#
7 4 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
9 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PhD
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Twitter
3 5 (17.86%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix