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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 206 195 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 34 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.77% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 40
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,725 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
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
2064 2314 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.62% 39.06% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1893 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Devon +4 12 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Bristol -6 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Somerset +5 4 £41,500 +102.43%
Wiltshire -12 4 £35,250 +17.50%
Dorset -8 2 £70,000 +209.39%
Cornwall - 2 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 38 (51.35%) Mathematics
2 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
3 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (33.78%) Degree
4 25 (33.78%) Analytics
5 18 (24.32%) Campaign Management
5 18 (24.32%) MS Access
5 18 (24.32%) Marketing
6 17 (22.97%) Data Management
7 16 (21.62%) Email Marketing
7 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 16 (21.62%) Windows
8 13 (17.57%) Google
8 13 (17.57%) Data Mining
8 13 (17.57%) Google Analytics
9 12 (16.22%) HTML
10 11 (14.86%) ITIL
10 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
10 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
10 11 (14.86%) Social Media
11 10 (13.51%) Blog
11 10 (13.51%) Graphic Design
11 10 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (13.51%) Online Marketing
11 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
11 10 (13.51%) Pay per click
11 10 (13.51%) SEO
11 10 (13.51%) Web Design

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
2 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.41%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.70%) Network Security
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.70%) xDSL
3 2 (2.70%) MPLS
3 2 (2.70%) BGP
3 2 (2.70%) Q.931
3 2 (2.70%) QSIG
3 2 (2.70%) LAN
3 2 (2.70%) WAN
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MS Access
2 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (17.57%) Data Mining
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 4 (5.41%) CouchDB
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (24.32%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Law
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Analyst
2 11 (14.86%) Data Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Marketing Executive
3 10 (13.51%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 7 (9.46%) Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) Data Scientist
5 6 (8.11%) Email Marketing Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Server Support
7 4 (5.41%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Server Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Head of Development
8 3 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) JSON
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) HTML5
3 1 (1.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (51.35%) Mathematics
2 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.86%) Social Media
4 10 (13.51%) Blog
4 10 (13.51%) Graphic Design
5 8 (10.81%) Physics
5 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
6 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
6 6 (8.11%) Photography
7 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.41%) Economics
8 3 (4.05%) User Experience
9 2 (2.70%) CMDB
10 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.35%) New Media
10 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.35%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (1.35%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.41%) CentOS
4 4 (5.41%) Android
4 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) HPUX
6 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Analytics
2 18 (24.32%) Campaign Management
3 17 (22.97%) Data Management
4 16 (21.62%) Email Marketing
5 11 (14.86%) ITIL
6 10 (13.51%) Web Design
6 10 (13.51%) SEO
6 10 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.51%) Pay per click
6 10 (13.51%) Marketing Strategy
6 10 (13.51%) Social Media Marketing
6 10 (13.51%) Online Marketing
7 9 (12.16%) Predictive Modelling
7 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.81%) Time Management
9 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.41%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
2 4 (5.41%) C#
2 4 (5.41%) C++
2 4 (5.41%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) Python
2 4 (5.41%) Objective-C
2 4 (5.41%) Lua
2 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.41%) R
3 3 (4.05%) VBA
4 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) RHCSA
2 4 (5.41%) CCNP
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) CCSP
4 2 (2.70%) CCIP
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) LPIC
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) RHCE
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Nmap
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
1 4 (5.41%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Google
3 6 (8.11%) Alterian
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.35%) VMware
8 1 (1.35%) Capita
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Avaya
8 1 (1.35%) Epicor
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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