The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 69 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.85% 0.80% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 2.17% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £29,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Statistics
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
223 230 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.50% 36.68% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 174 179 161
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Statistics
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Burton-upon-Trent +5 6 - -
Statistics
West Midlands

Statistics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Data Management
2 6 (85.71%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Economics
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (85.71%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) MI Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) Statistical Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos