The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Statistical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analyst
Rank 940 973 977
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistical Analyst 8 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.011% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 14
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £26,930
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +48.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Statistical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Statistical Analyst in the job title.

Statistical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Statistical Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistical Analyst over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Statistical Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 8 £55,000 +37.50%
London +12 5 £55,000 +29.41%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +61 2 £40,000 +10.34%

Statistical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Statistical Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Statistical Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) Degree
3 21 (84.00%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (80.00%) Analytics
5 18 (72.00%) SAS
6 16 (64.00%) Statistics
6 16 (64.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 15 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
9 11 (44.00%) Data Analysis
9 11 (44.00%) Finance
10 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
10 9 (36.00%) Operations Research
11 7 (28.00%) SPSS
12 6 (24.00%) Marketing
12 6 (24.00%) R
13 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
13 5 (20.00%) Google
13 5 (20.00%) VBA
14 4 (16.00%) Cluster Analysis
14 4 (16.00%) Campaign Analysis
15 3 (12.00%) Propensity Modelling
15 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
15 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
15 3 (12.00%) Line Management
15 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis
15 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
15 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
15 3 (12.00%) Psychology

Statistical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (72.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SPSS
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Law
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (64.00%) Statistics
3 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.00%) Economics
4 3 (12.00%) Psychology
4 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Analytics
2 16 (64.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 15 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) Operations Research
6 4 (16.00%) Campaign Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) CHAID
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Customer Insight
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Linear Regression
8 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) R
3 5 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle