The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 63 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.34% 0.92% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 2.53% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Statistics
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
194 198 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.16% 36.60% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 177 184
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Statistics
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Swindon

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (75.00%) MS Access
3 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (75.00%) Data Mining
3 12 (75.00%) Degree
3 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (75.00%) Campaign Management
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
5 9 (56.25%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (37.50%) Data Management
6 6 (37.50%) Physics
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
6 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 4 (25.00%) SAS
8 3 (18.75%) R
8 3 (18.75%) Propensity Modelling
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) MCSE
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) CCNP
9 2 (12.50%) CCNA
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (12.50%) Information Security

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MS Access
1 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (75.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Head of Development
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (37.50%) Physics
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) New Media
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Campaign Management
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) Predictive Modelling
4 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco