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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 197 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 31 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.81% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 2.09% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 65
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.79%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1933 2151 2123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.37% 38.85% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1750 1798
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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
Devon +2 12 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Cornwall - 8 £35,000 -
Somerset +12 4 £42,000 - 1
Wiltshire +1 4 £41,750 +23.70% 1
Bristol -24 3 £30,000 -42.85% 5
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 27 (36.00%) Mathematics
2 22 (29.33%) Windows
3 21 (28.00%) SQL
4 20 (26.67%) Degree
5 18 (24.00%) Marketing
6 17 (22.67%) Analytics
6 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
7 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (21.33%) Email Marketing
8 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (17.33%) Google Analytics
9 13 (17.33%) Google
9 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 13 (17.33%) HTML
10 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
10 12 (16.00%) Finance
11 11 (14.67%) Data Management
11 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
11 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (14.67%) Social Media
12 10 (13.33%) Online Marketing
12 10 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
12 10 (13.33%) Social Media Marketing
12 10 (13.33%) Blog
12 10 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (13.33%) Security Testing
12 10 (13.33%) Pay per click
12 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) Graphic Design
12 10 (13.33%) SEO

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) SPSS
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) WAN
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
3 5 (6.67%) Internet
4 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.33%) Wireshark
4 4 (5.33%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.67%) LAN
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.67%) xDSL
5 2 (2.67%) MPLS
5 2 (2.67%) BGP
5 2 (2.67%) Q.931
5 2 (2.67%) QSIG
5 2 (2.67%) HTTP
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) SAN
6 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.00%) MS Access
4 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.33%) CouchDB
4 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.67%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (24.00%) Marketing
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 6 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 6 (8.00%) Games
4 5 (6.67%) Banking
4 5 (6.67%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Analyst
2 10 (13.33%) Marketing Executive
2 10 (13.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 8 (10.67%) DBA
3 8 (10.67%) Data Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) SQL DBA
4 6 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Email Marketing Manager
4 6 (8.00%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
5 5 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 5 (6.67%) Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Administrator
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Server Support
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.33%) Server Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) JSON
4 1 (1.33%) jQuery
4 1 (1.33%) HTML5
4 1 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.67%) Social Media
4 10 (13.33%) Blog
4 10 (13.33%) Graphic Design
5 6 (8.00%) Photography
6 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.33%) Economics
7 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.67%) Physics
9 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.33%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.33%) Informatics
9 1 (1.33%) Robotics
9 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.33%) New Media
9 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.33%) Linux
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.33%) CentOS
6 4 (5.33%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Analytics
2 16 (21.33%) Email Marketing
3 11 (14.67%) Data Management
4 10 (13.33%) Web Design
4 10 (13.33%) SEO
4 10 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 10 (13.33%) Security Testing
4 10 (13.33%) Pay per click
4 10 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
4 10 (13.33%) Social Media Marketing
4 10 (13.33%) Online Marketing
5 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.67%) Database Tuning
7 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.33%) ITIL
8 6 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Load Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Time Management
8 6 (8.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) C
3 6 (8.00%) Java
4 5 (6.67%) Python
4 5 (6.67%) C#
4 5 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.33%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.33%) Lua
5 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.67%) R
8 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) ISEB
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) CCNP
4 4 (5.33%) RHCSA
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) MCSE
6 2 (2.67%) MCSA
6 2 (2.67%) CCSP
6 2 (2.67%) CCIP
6 2 (2.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.33%) RHCE
7 1 (1.33%) LPIC
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) Nmap
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Google
3 6 (8.00%) Alterian
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (5.33%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Epicor
7 1 (1.33%) Capita
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