The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 217 212 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 37 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.52% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.53% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 26
Average salary £32,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £26,000 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2307 2021 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 33.68% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1634 1750
Average salary £40,000 £37,103 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.80% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Salary Trend in the South West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the South West

Statistics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Bristol +4 14 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Wiltshire +2 6 £39,250 -12.77%
Devon -3 6 £32,000 +28.00%
Dorset - 5 - - 1
Somerset -6 4 £28,500 -32.94% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 43 (46.74%) SQL
2 41 (44.57%) Mathematics
3 38 (41.30%) SAS
4 35 (38.04%) Finance
5 30 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (29.35%) Degree
7 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
9 20 (21.74%) Marketing
9 20 (21.74%) Analytics
9 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 18 (19.57%) CRM
10 18 (19.57%) Python
11 16 (17.39%) Linux
11 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
11 16 (17.39%) Visualisation
11 16 (17.39%) Data Quality
12 15 (16.30%) SPSS
12 15 (16.30%) Data Analysis
13 13 (14.13%) Advertising
13 13 (14.13%) SLA
13 13 (14.13%) MATLAB
13 13 (14.13%) R
14 12 (13.04%) SciPy
14 12 (13.04%) NumPy
14 12 (13.04%) ITIL
15 11 (11.96%) Retail
15 11 (11.96%) Validation
15 11 (11.96%) Service Delivery
15 11 (11.96%) Big Data

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 38 (41.30%) SAS
2 2 (2.17%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) SPSS
2 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.26%) GenStat
4 3 (3.26%) S-PLUS
5 2 (2.17%) MS Office
6 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) FastStats
2 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) SMS
2 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) Big Data
1 11 (11.96%) SAS EBI
2 9 (9.78%) OLAP
3 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Redis
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (38.04%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Marketing
3 13 (14.13%) Advertising
4 11 (11.96%) Retail
5 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.26%) Legal
7 2 (2.17%) Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Games
8 1 (1.09%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Data Analyst
3 12 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 11 (11.96%) SAS Analyst
5 10 (10.87%) Marketing Executive
5 10 (10.87%) SPSS Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Insight Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (8.70%) SAS Insight Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Excel Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) SAS Data Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) SPSS Data Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Data Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Data Scientist
9 4 (4.35%) Insight Data Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) NumPy
1 12 (13.04%) SciPy
2 4 (4.35%) Flash
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 3 (3.26%) D3.js
4 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.17%) Kafka
5 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
5 1 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.09%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.09%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.09%) React
5 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (44.57%) Mathematics
2 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
4 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
4 16 (17.39%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.43%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.43%) Informatics
5 5 (5.43%) NHS
6 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.26%) FMCG
7 3 (3.26%) Physics
8 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.17%) Pricing Data
9 1 (1.09%) Biology
9 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.09%) Economics
9 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.74%) Analytics
3 18 (19.57%) CRM
4 15 (16.30%) Data Analysis
5 12 (13.04%) ITIL
6 11 (11.96%) Marketing Automation
6 11 (11.96%) Service Delivery
6 11 (11.96%) Validation
7 10 (10.87%) Data Governance
7 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.87%) Statistical Analysis
7 10 (10.87%) Wealth Management
8 9 (9.78%) Coaching
8 9 (9.78%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (7.61%) Data Analytics
9 7 (7.61%) Data Validation
9 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.52%) Campaign Analysis
10 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.52%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) Python
3 13 (14.13%) MATLAB
3 13 (14.13%) R
4 7 (7.61%) C
4 7 (7.61%) C#
4 7 (7.61%) C++
5 2 (2.17%) Go
5 2 (2.17%) Java
5 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (1.09%) Clojure
6 1 (1.09%) Erlang
6 1 (1.09%) Haskell
6 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.09%) Pascal
6 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) ISEB
4 3 (3.26%) MCSA
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (1.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 13 (14.13%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (3.26%) vSphere
2 3 (3.26%) XenApp
2 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Cadence
2 4 (4.35%) Tableau
2 4 (4.35%) VMware
3 3 (3.26%) Citrix
4 2 (2.17%) Altiris
4 2 (2.17%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (1.09%) Dell KACE
5 1 (1.09%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.09%) Sage
5 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
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