The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 87 84 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 2 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 0.53% 2.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.32% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%
Statistics
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
259 380 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.25% 40.60% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 231 327 366
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Statistics
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Southampton

Statistics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Munging
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) D3.js
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Munging
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA