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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 214 195 154
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -41
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 33 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.71% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 1.74% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 58
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2102 2356 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.11% 40.68% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1910 1804
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Somerset +11 7 £42,500 +3.03%
Bristol 0 7 £19,500 -51.25% 4
Devon -8 7 £39,000 +15.55% 1
Wiltshire +2 5 £47,500 +79.24% 3
Gloucestershire -9 5 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Cornwall - 1 £36,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (39.06%) Degree
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 18 (28.13%) Mathematics
4 16 (25.00%) Finance
5 14 (21.88%) Analytics
5 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
7 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 12 (18.75%) Windows
8 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
8 11 (17.19%) Security Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
9 10 (15.63%) SLA
10 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (12.50%) Load Testing
11 8 (12.50%) Database Tuning
11 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.50%) SAS
11 8 (12.50%) WAN
11 8 (12.50%) C
12 7 (10.94%) Aerospace
12 7 (10.94%) HTML
12 7 (10.94%) MS Office

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) SAS
3 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 7 (10.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 7 (10.94%) Internet
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.13%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) AppScan
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Aerospace
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) DBA
2 10 (15.63%) Technical Manager
3 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 8 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Services Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Service Support Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 5 (7.81%) Marketing Executive
7 5 (7.81%) Senior DBA
7 5 (7.81%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) SciPy
3 1 (1.56%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Mathematics
2 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
5 5 (7.81%) Social Media
5 5 (7.81%) Blog
5 5 (7.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.81%) Graphic Design
6 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.25%) Economics
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.56%) BYOD
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Analytics
2 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
3 11 (17.19%) Security Testing
4 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
5 8 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 8 (12.50%) Database Tuning
6 7 (10.94%) People Management
6 7 (10.94%) Service Management
7 5 (7.81%) SEO
7 5 (7.81%) Web Design
7 5 (7.81%) Pay per click
7 5 (7.81%) Email Marketing
7 5 (7.81%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.81%) Data Management
7 5 (7.81%) Marketing Strategy
7 5 (7.81%) Social Media Marketing
7 5 (7.81%) Online Marketing
8 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (6.25%) SIEM
8 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) C
3 6 (9.38%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
4 5 (7.81%) C++
4 5 (7.81%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) R
5 3 (4.69%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.56%) Lua
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Degree
2 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.94%) ISTQB
4 7 (10.94%) ISEB
5 4 (6.25%) Postgraduate
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) MCSA
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP
6 2 (3.13%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MBA
7 1 (1.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.69%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.13%) Nessus
1 2 (3.13%) Nmap
1 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) Netezza
3 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Capita
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
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