The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Statistician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistician
UK
Rank 843 908 936
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistician 2 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.020% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 5
Median salary £75,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Statistician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Statistician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistician
Salary Trend

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

Statistician Salary Trend in the UK

Statistician
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistician within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 +65 2 £75,000 +87.50% 1
London +58 2 £75,000 +54.63%

Statistician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Statistician 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 Statistician in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Statistics
2 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 12 (80.00%) SPSS
3 11 (73.33%) R
4 9 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 8 (53.33%) SAS
6 7 (46.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (40.00%) QA
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) Marketing
8 5 (33.33%) Economics
8 5 (33.33%) Big Data
9 4 (26.67%) Python
9 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
10 3 (20.00%) Neural Network
10 3 (20.00%) VBA
10 3 (20.00%) Stata
10 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (20.00%) Validation
10 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
10 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
10 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
10 3 (20.00%) Data Validation
10 3 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
10 3 (20.00%) Market Research
10 3 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
10 3 (20.00%) Hidden Markov Model

Statistician 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 8 (53.33%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) SPSS
2 3 (20.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Statistics
2 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Economics
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (20.00%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Hidden Markov Model
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Market Research
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (20.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Time Series Forecasting
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Econometric Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Econometrics
6 2 (13.33%) Linear Regression
6 2 (13.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) R
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) Data Quality