The first table below looks at the demand for the Statistician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistician
Rank 850 878 893
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistician 63 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 49 4 3
Average salary £65,000 £41,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.57% -48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,700 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,250 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £43,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+45.34% -46.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Statistician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistician over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Statistician Salary Histogram in the UK

Statistician
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistician within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England +24 53 £65,000 +52.94% 3
London -14 46 £65,000 +57.57% 1
City of London +14 27 £70,000 +75.00% 1
North West - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Birmingham - 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £24,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £24,500 -

Statistician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Statistician in their job title 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 with Statistician in their job title.

1 58 (69.05%) R
2 54 (64.29%) Mathematics
3 51 (60.71%) PhD
4 47 (55.95%) Computer Science
4 47 (55.95%) Analytics
5 46 (54.76%) Java
6 45 (53.57%) MATLAB
6 45 (53.57%) Scala
7 44 (52.38%) Physics
8 40 (47.62%) Hadoop
9 36 (42.86%) Mahout
9 36 (42.86%) MapReduce
10 30 (35.71%) Big Data
10 30 (35.71%) Marketing
11 27 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (20.24%) SAS
12 17 (20.24%) SPSS
12 17 (20.24%) Big Data Analytics
12 17 (20.24%) Data Analytics
13 16 (19.05%) Statistics
14 15 (17.86%) Statistical Modelling
15 13 (15.48%) Validation
16 12 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
17 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
18 10 (11.90%) Finance
19 9 (10.71%) Financial Institution
19 9 (10.71%) PHP
19 9 (10.71%) Data Mining
19 9 (10.71%) Python
19 9 (10.71%) Cluster Analysis

Statistician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Statistician in their job title 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 with Statistician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.24%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) SPSS
2 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.76%) S-PLUS
3 4 (4.76%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.62%) Hadoop
2 36 (42.86%) Mahout
3 30 (35.71%) Big Data
4 9 (10.71%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.38%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 30 (35.71%) Marketing
2 10 (11.90%) Finance
3 9 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) MapReduce
2 4 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 54 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 47 (55.95%) Computer Science
3 44 (52.38%) Physics
4 16 (19.05%) Statistics
5 9 (10.71%) Credit Risk
6 8 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 8 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (4.76%) Social Media
7 4 (4.76%) Economics
8 2 (2.38%) FMCG
9 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.95%) Analytics
2 27 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (20.24%) Big Data Analytics
3 17 (20.24%) Data Analytics
4 15 (17.86%) Statistical Modelling
5 13 (15.48%) Validation
6 12 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 9 (10.71%) Cluster Analysis
8 8 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 8 (9.52%) Web Analytics
9 3 (3.57%) Time Management
9 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.38%) Customer Insight
11 1 (1.19%) Lean Six Sigma
11 1 (1.19%) Resource Management
11 1 (1.19%) Operations Research
11 1 (1.19%) Regression Analysis
11 1 (1.19%) Data Management
11 1 (1.19%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.05%) R
2 46 (54.76%) Java
3 45 (53.57%) MATLAB
3 45 (53.57%) Scala
4 9 (10.71%) PHP
4 9 (10.71%) Python
5 8 (9.52%) SQL
6 5 (5.95%) C++
7 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (60.71%) PhD
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) CDISC
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Google
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