The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Analysis
Rank 648 620 675
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +55
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 259 322 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 221 252 161
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK.

Statistical Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Statistical Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England -15 249 £50,000 +11.11% 37
London +34 152 £62,500 +25.00% 30
South East -37 37 £31,000 -34.73% 1
City of London +47 33 £45,000 - 9
West Midlands +10 27 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Warwickshire +8 23 £52,500 +40.00%
Berkshire -10 15 £40,000 -5.88%
North West -6 14 £31,250 -12.58% 3
Manchester +12 11 £35,500 +18.33% 2
Bracknell +11 8 £42,500 +3.03%
Scotland +21 6 £23,000 -34.28% 3
Surrey +15 6 £47,000 -37.33%
East of England +10 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Warwick +3 6 £55,000 +46.66%
Yorkshire -4 6 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 5 £32,500 - 1
Leeds -6 5 £32,500 -
Edinburgh +12 4 £35,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +9 4 £32,500 -53.57%
South West -7 4 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Bristol - 4 £26,000 - 1
Kent +15 3 £25,000 -30.06%
Slough +9 3 £85,000 +88.88%
West Sussex -23 3 £21,000 -58.00% 1
East Midlands -24 3 £62,500 +131.48%
Oxford - 3 £32,500 -
Glasgow +7 2 £22,250 -36.42%
Essex +6 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 2 £95,000 +117.14%

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 224 (50.45%) SQL
2 201 (45.27%) Analytics
3 190 (42.79%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (30.41%) R
5 129 (29.05%) Degree
6 125 (28.15%) Python
7 112 (25.23%) Mathematics
7 112 (25.23%) Data Analysis
8 110 (24.77%) SAS
9 109 (24.55%) Finance
10 105 (23.65%) Statistics
11 100 (22.52%) Big Data
12 96 (21.62%) Visualisation
13 93 (20.95%) Hadoop
14 88 (19.82%) Marketing
14 88 (19.82%) Business Intelligence
15 78 (17.57%) Data Mining
16 71 (15.99%) MS Excel
16 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
16 71 (15.99%) MATLAB
16 71 (15.99%) Algorithms
17 70 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
18 68 (15.32%) Data Modelling
19 62 (13.96%) Apache Hive
20 61 (13.74%) SPSS
21 60 (13.51%) Predictive Modelling
22 59 (13.29%) Java
23 58 (13.06%) SQL Server
24 56 (12.61%) Retail
25 55 (12.39%) Time Series Analysis

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 110 (24.77%) SAS
2 55 (12.39%) Apache Pig
3 16 (3.60%) IIS
4 15 (3.38%) Apache Spark
5 12 (2.70%) CMS
6 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.45%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.45%) Lync
9 1 (0.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 71 (15.99%) MS Excel
2 61 (13.74%) SPSS
3 38 (8.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (6.31%) MS Office
5 11 (2.48%) Stata
6 10 (2.25%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.58%) CPLEX
7 7 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.90%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.68%) FastStats
10 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.23%) EViews
10 1 (0.23%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.23%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.23%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.23%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.23%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Unica
3 1 (0.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.88%) Google Analytics
2 35 (7.88%) Amazon EC2
2 35 (7.88%) Amazon S3
2 35 (7.88%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.45%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.58%) DNS
2 6 (1.35%) Internet
2 6 (1.35%) LAN
3 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.68%) IPv6
4 3 (0.68%) IPX
4 3 (0.68%) WAN
4 3 (0.68%) DHCP
4 3 (0.68%) Intranet
4 3 (0.68%) MPLS
5 2 (0.45%) SAN
5 2 (0.45%) SDH
5 2 (0.45%) MD110
5 2 (0.45%) VRRP
5 2 (0.45%) HSRP
5 2 (0.45%) GLBP
6 1 (0.23%) Multicast
6 1 (0.23%) Unicast
6 1 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (22.52%) Big Data
2 93 (20.95%) Hadoop
3 78 (17.57%) Data Mining
4 62 (13.96%) Apache Hive
5 58 (13.06%) SQL Server
6 47 (10.59%) Relational Database
7 46 (10.36%) NoSQL
8 43 (9.68%) MongoDB
9 42 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (7.88%) QlikView
11 34 (7.66%) Mahout
11 34 (7.66%) Impala
12 32 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.80%) MySQL
17 8 (1.80%) Spotfire
17 8 (1.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 38 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 34 (7.66%) Yeoman
4 5 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.68%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.45%) Moq
8 1 (0.23%) Maven
8 1 (0.23%) JIRA
8 1 (0.23%) Hudson
8 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.23%) Toad
8 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 109 (24.55%) Finance
2 88 (19.82%) Marketing
3 56 (12.61%) Retail
4 40 (9.01%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.05%) Banking
6 16 (3.60%) Games
7 11 (2.48%) Automotive
8 8 (1.80%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.58%) Legal
10 6 (1.35%) Military
10 6 (1.35%) Publishing
10 6 (1.35%) Front Office
11 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.68%) Billing
12 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.45%) Back Office
13 2 (0.45%) Advertising
13 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (40.77%) Analyst
2 132 (29.73%) Data Scientist
3 79 (17.79%) Data Analyst
4 49 (11.04%) Developer
5 36 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 27 (6.08%) Consultant
7 26 (5.86%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (4.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 18 (4.05%) Graduate
10 16 (3.60%) Junior
11 13 (2.93%) Data Manager
12 12 (2.70%) Architect
12 12 (2.70%) Insight Analyst
12 12 (2.70%) MI Analyst
13 10 (2.25%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (2.25%) Web Analyst
14 9 (2.03%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.03%) Senior Data Analyst
14 9 (2.03%) Graduate Developer
14 9 (2.03%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.91%) .NET
2 43 (9.68%) Pandas
3 41 (9.23%) SciPy
4 40 (9.01%) Natural Language Processing
4 40 (9.01%) D3.js
5 34 (7.66%) Cascalog
5 34 (7.66%) scikit-learn
6 25 (5.63%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.15%) Web Services
7 14 (3.15%) jQuery
8 12 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (2.70%) Ajax
9 11 (2.48%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (2.48%) JSON
10 10 (2.25%) WCF
11 9 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (2.03%) WPF
12 6 (1.35%) NumPy
12 6 (1.35%) Matplotlib
13 5 (1.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 190 (42.79%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (25.23%) Mathematics
3 105 (23.65%) Statistics
4 96 (21.62%) Visualisation
5 71 (15.99%) Algorithms
6 49 (11.04%) Computer Science
7 30 (6.76%) Physics
8 29 (6.53%) Neural Network
9 25 (5.63%) Management Information System
10 23 (5.18%) Open Source
11 21 (4.73%) Economics
12 13 (2.93%) Credit Risk
12 13 (2.93%) Data Integration
13 12 (2.70%) Psychology
13 12 (2.70%) User Experience
14 11 (2.48%) Data Structures
15 9 (2.03%) Artificial Intelligence
16 8 (1.80%) Chemistry
17 7 (1.58%) Applied Mathematics
17 7 (1.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.50%) Windows
2 10 (2.25%) Linux
3 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.13%) UNIX
5 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (45.27%) Analytics
2 112 (25.23%) Data Analysis
3 88 (19.82%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (15.32%) Data Modelling
6 60 (13.51%) Predictive Modelling
7 55 (12.39%) Time Series Analysis
8 51 (11.49%) Business Analysis
9 41 (9.23%) Data Visualisation
10 38 (8.56%) Project Management
11 37 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
12 34 (7.66%) User Stories
12 34 (7.66%) Data Analytics
12 34 (7.66%) Data Munging
12 34 (7.66%) Unit Testing
12 34 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (7.21%) Logistic Regression
14 30 (6.76%) Use Case
15 29 (6.53%) CRM
16 28 (6.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 224 (50.45%) SQL
2 135 (30.41%) R
3 125 (28.15%) Python
4 71 (15.99%) MATLAB
5 59 (13.29%) Java
6 51 (11.49%) C++
7 49 (11.04%) VBA
8 47 (10.59%) C#
9 45 (10.14%) Clojure
10 34 (7.66%) Bash Shell
11 25 (5.63%) Ruby
12 24 (5.41%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.60%) Scala
14 13 (2.93%) C
15 12 (2.70%) JavaScript
16 6 (1.35%) VB
16 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.45%) PHP
17 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (29.05%) Degree
2 29 (6.53%) PhD
3 15 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.58%) ISEB
5 5 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.13%) HNC
5 5 (1.13%) HND
6 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.68%) CCNP
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CCIE
7 2 (0.45%) CCSP
7 2 (0.45%) CCNA
7 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.45%) MCSE
7 2 (0.45%) MBA
7 2 (0.45%) CIMA
7 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.80%) SLA
2 7 (1.58%) QA
3 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) FINREP
5 1 (0.23%) P3O
5 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 34 (7.66%) VirtualBox
2 7 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.13%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.68%) UAG
5 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (7.66%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.68%) Google
3 38 (8.56%) Tableau
4 19 (4.28%) SAP
5 15 (3.38%) Business Objects
6 12 (2.70%) Oracle
6 12 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.48%) Minitab
8 8 (1.80%) Siebel
8 8 (1.80%) Cisco
9 7 (1.58%) Omniture
9 7 (1.58%) IBM
10 6 (1.35%) SIMUL8
11 5 (1.13%) VMware
11 5 (1.13%) HP
11 5 (1.13%) Juniper
12 4 (0.90%) Talend
13 3 (0.68%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.68%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.68%) Capita
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
7 Fifty Two Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypool, Gwent
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus, pension, health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago