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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 216 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 39 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 1.66% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 26
Average salary £41,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.18% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £19,950 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2327 2163 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.14% 34.96% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1862 1643 1993
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Somerset +5 15 £41,000 -3.52%
Bristol +3 13 £35,000 +79.48% 5
Gloucestershire +3 5 £37,500 +23.96% 2
Wiltshire -8 2 £48,000 +28.00% 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Devon +5 1 £55,000 +41.02%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (33.77%) Mathematics
2 24 (31.17%) SQL
3 20 (25.97%) Finance
4 19 (24.68%) SAS
5 17 (22.08%) SPSS
5 17 (22.08%) Degree
5 17 (22.08%) Analytics
6 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.48%) SLA
8 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
8 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 14 (18.18%) Marketing
9 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
9 13 (16.88%) Windows
10 12 (15.58%) Python
10 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
10 12 (15.58%) R
11 11 (14.29%) Algorithms
11 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.99%) C#
12 10 (12.99%) Machine Learning
13 9 (11.69%) Data Analytics
13 9 (11.69%) C++
13 9 (11.69%) Linux
13 9 (11.69%) ITIL
13 9 (11.69%) Windows Server
14 8 (10.39%) MATLAB
14 8 (10.39%) Big Data
14 8 (10.39%) Mentoring

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (24.68%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 17 (22.08%) SPSS
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) GenStat
4 2 (2.60%) S-PLUS
4 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) FastStats
1 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
1 4 (5.19%) SAN
1 4 (5.19%) SMS
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Big Data
3 3 (3.90%) OLAP
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) QlikView
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Marketing
3 8 (10.39%) Retail
4 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 3 (3.90%) Electronics
6 3 (3.90%) Legal
7 2 (2.60%) Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (1.30%) Games
8 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Data Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 9 (11.69%) Service Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) SPSS Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) DBA
7 5 (6.49%) Excel Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Insight Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) SAS Insight Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.90%) SAS Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) .NET
1 6 (7.79%) NumPy
1 6 (7.79%) SciPy
2 4 (5.19%) Flash
3 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (3.90%) CSS
3 3 (3.90%) D3.js
3 3 (3.90%) Entity Framework
3 3 (3.90%) HTML
3 3 (3.90%) jQuery
3 3 (3.90%) NHibernate
3 3 (3.90%) XML
4 2 (2.60%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Mathematics
2 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 11 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.90%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) iPad
7 2 (2.60%) Neural Network
7 2 (2.60%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.60%) Physics
8 1 (1.30%) Economics
8 1 (1.30%) FMCG
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Analytics
2 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
3 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.99%) Machine Learning
5 9 (11.69%) Data Analytics
5 9 (11.69%) ITIL
6 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.09%) Data Validation
7 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.09%) Validation
8 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.49%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.49%) Performance Management
9 5 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.19%) ITSM
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) SQL
2 12 (15.58%) Python
2 12 (15.58%) R
3 10 (12.99%) C#
4 9 (11.69%) C++
5 8 (10.39%) MATLAB
6 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.90%) Java
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) Lua
9 1 (1.30%) Pascal
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) ISEB
4 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) MCP
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) PhD
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.90%) vSphere
1 3 (3.90%) XenApp
1 3 (3.90%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Cadence
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) Citrix
3 3 (3.90%) Google
3 3 (3.90%) SAP
3 3 (3.90%) Tableau
3 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) Altiris
4 2 (2.60%) Remedy
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Informatica
5 1 (1.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) Sage
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