The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK
Rank 320 325 359
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 757 982 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.96% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 2.24% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 585 746 715
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33918 43784 43264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 42.79% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27559 35110 34847
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistics
Salary Trend

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

Statistics Salary Trend in the UK

Statistics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the UK

Statistics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 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 +3 694 £45,000 -10.00% 134
London -22 366 £55,000 - 64
South East +57 131 £45,000 - 26
North West 0 56 £37,500 +2.04% 13
City of London -1 43 £62,500 +8.69% 18
Surrey +51 41 £52,500 +54.41% 6
South West +21 38 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands +6 33 £35,000 -6.66% 6
East of England +12 32 £35,000 -22.22% 15
Manchester -28 29 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Wales +28 26 £40,000 -21.56% 2
Hampshire +31 25 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Scotland +18 22 £40,450 +7.86% 8
Yorkshire +33 20 £35,000 -1.40% 5
South Wales +29 19 £40,000 -21.56% 2
East Midlands -3 17 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Berkshire +35 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cheshire +23 16 £33,000 -13.15% 2
West Yorkshire +33 15 £35,000 -1.40% 2
West Sussex -4 15 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Kent +25 14 £29,900 -
Devon +12 14 £45,000 +40.62%
Bristol +9 14 £30,000 +0.84%
Exeter - 14 £45,000 -
Leeds +30 13 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Crawley +22 13 £45,000 +80.00%
Nottinghamshire -11 13 £35,000 -30.00%
Warrington +17 12 £31,000 +63.15%
Newport +10 12 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham +1 12 £37,500 +2.73% 2

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Statistics.

1 647 (37.57%) SQL
2 593 (34.44%) Mathematics
3 575 (33.39%) Degree
4 476 (27.64%) Finance
5 470 (27.29%) Analytics
6 445 (25.84%) Python
7 422 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
8 408 (23.69%) R
9 388 (22.53%) Computer Science
10 372 (21.60%) Machine Learning
11 325 (18.87%) Big Data
12 279 (16.20%) Microsoft
13 264 (15.33%) PhD
14 231 (13.41%) MS Excel
14 231 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
15 224 (13.01%) Marketing
16 222 (12.89%) SAS
16 222 (12.89%) SQL Server
17 219 (12.72%) Algorithms
18 209 (12.14%) Windows
19 199 (11.56%) Data Analysis
20 198 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
21 196 (11.38%) Data Mining
22 195 (11.32%) ITIL
23 193 (11.21%) Apache Spark
24 182 (10.57%) Hadoop
25 169 (9.81%) Java
26 165 (9.58%) Visualisation
27 152 (8.83%) SLA
28 137 (7.96%) Data Centre

Statistics
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
1 222 (12.89%) SAS
2 193 (11.21%) Apache Spark
3 64 (3.72%) Apache
4 33 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 31 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 30 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.87%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.81%) Apache Pig
9 14 (0.81%) CMS
10 11 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (0.52%) IIS
12 7 (0.41%) Confluence
12 7 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.29%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.23%) Drupal
14 4 (0.23%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.23%) WordPress
15 3 (0.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 231 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 121 (7.03%) MS Office
3 117 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 110 (6.39%) SPSS
5 28 (1.63%) Stata
6 17 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.52%) MS Project
9 7 (0.41%) EViews
9 7 (0.41%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.23%) Camtasia
10 4 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
10 4 (0.23%) FrameMaker
10 4 (0.23%) GNU Octave
10 4 (0.23%) RoboHelp
11 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.12%) Weka
12 1 (0.058%) Gephi
12 1 (0.058%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (0.81%) FastStats
2 7 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.29%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.29%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.058%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.058%) Magento
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.058%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.058%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.058%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 89 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.67%) SaaS
3 41 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.92%) Office 365
5 27 (1.57%) Mimecast
6 26 (1.51%) Google Analytics
7 20 (1.16%) PaaS
8 18 (1.05%) IaaS
9 16 (0.93%) GitHub
10 10 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.52%) AdWords
11 9 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.41%) MailChimp
13 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.29%) Responsys
13 5 (0.29%) Taleo
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
15 3 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.44%) Internet
2 39 (2.26%) SMS
3 35 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.97%) SAN
5 24 (1.39%) HTTP
6 22 (1.28%) SSH
7 21 (1.22%) LDAP
8 19 (1.10%) DNS
8 19 (1.10%) Kerberos
9 17 (0.99%) Firewall
10 16 (0.93%) BGP
10 16 (0.93%) Wireless
11 15 (0.87%) VPN
12 14 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.75%) Intranet
13 13 (0.75%) MPLS
14 12 (0.70%) DHCP
14 12 (0.70%) LAN
14 12 (0.70%) WAN
15 11 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (18.87%) Big Data
2 222 (12.89%) SQL Server
3 196 (11.38%) Data Mining
4 182 (10.57%) Hadoop
5 130 (7.55%) NoSQL
6 118 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 105 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 96 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (4.99%) MySQL
10 72 (4.18%) Relational Database
11 65 (3.77%) MongoDB
12 62 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
13 52 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
14 44 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 41 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 39 (2.26%) QlikView
16 39 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
17 35 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
18 33 (1.92%) Apache Hive
18 33 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.05%) JIRA
4 16 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 15 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.35%) NUnit
9 6 (0.35%) Subversion
10 4 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (0.23%) Maven
10 4 (0.23%) Ranorex
10 4 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.17%) Apache Continuum
11 3 (0.17%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.12%) Firebug
12 2 (0.12%) Gatling
12 2 (0.12%) Selenium
General
1 476 (27.64%) Finance
2 224 (13.01%) Marketing
3 66 (3.83%) Retail
4 57 (3.31%) Banking
5 41 (2.38%) Games
6 37 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.80%) Advertising
8 29 (1.68%) Law
9 26 (1.51%) Publishing
10 19 (1.10%) Billing
10 19 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.99%) Legal
12 16 (0.93%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.87%) Front Office
14 13 (0.75%) Military
15 9 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
16 8 (0.46%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
17 7 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 364 (21.14%) Analyst
2 310 (18.00%) Data Scientist
3 228 (13.24%) Developer
4 144 (8.36%) Data Analyst
5 98 (5.69%) Service Manager
6 84 (4.88%) DBA
7 78 (4.53%) Senior Data Scientist
8 72 (4.18%) C# Developer
9 69 (4.01%) SQL DBA
10 61 (3.54%) Administrator
11 51 (2.96%) Delivery Manager
12 50 (2.90%) Consultant
13 44 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
14 40 (2.32%) Business Analyst
14 40 (2.32%) Support Manager
15 38 (2.21%) Graduate
16 37 (2.15%) Junior
16 37 (2.15%) Service Support Manager
17 35 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 35 (2.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (4.94%) .NET
2 69 (4.01%) HTML
3 42 (2.44%) XML
4 39 (2.26%) Flash
5 34 (1.97%) Natural Language Processing
6 33 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 32 (1.86%) REST
8 30 (1.74%) Ajax
9 28 (1.63%) scikit-learn
9 28 (1.63%) WPF
10 24 (1.39%) NumPy
11 22 (1.28%) CSS
11 22 (1.28%) Pandas
12 21 (1.22%) .NET Framework
13 20 (1.16%) WCF
14 19 (1.10%) Web Services
15 18 (1.05%) D3.js
16 17 (0.99%) Flask
17 16 (0.93%) STL
18 15 (0.87%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 593 (34.44%) Mathematics
2 422 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
3 388 (22.53%) Computer Science
4 219 (12.72%) Algorithms
5 165 (9.58%) Visualisation
6 137 (7.96%) Data Centre
7 133 (7.72%) Economics
7 133 (7.72%) Physics
8 109 (6.33%) Management Information System
9 61 (3.54%) Data Structures
10 44 (2.56%) Credit Risk
11 42 (2.44%) Applied Mathematics
12 37 (2.15%) Fintech
13 34 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
13 34 (1.97%) Neural Network
14 30 (1.74%) User Experience
15 28 (1.63%) Social Media
16 26 (1.51%) e-Learning
17 22 (1.28%) Data Extraction
18 20 (1.16%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 209 (12.14%) Windows
2 131 (7.61%) Linux
3 98 (5.69%) Unix
4 48 (2.79%) Windows 7
5 40 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 36 (2.09%) Android
6 36 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (1.45%) Solaris
8 24 (1.39%) Windows Phone
9 22 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.70%) CentOS
12 12 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.29%) AIX
14 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (27.29%) Analytics
2 372 (21.60%) Machine Learning
3 231 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (11.56%) Data Analysis
5 198 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
6 195 (11.32%) ITIL
7 130 (7.55%) Data Analytics
7 130 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 129 (7.49%) Service Delivery
9 125 (7.26%) ETL
9 125 (7.26%) Mentoring
10 121 (7.03%) Data Modelling
11 107 (6.21%) Software Engineering
11 107 (6.21%) Statistical Modelling
12 106 (6.16%) Statistical Analysis
13 96 (5.57%) Data Visualisation
13 96 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
14 95 (5.52%) Performance Management
15 90 (5.23%) Predictive Modelling
16 82 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 647 (37.57%) SQL
2 445 (25.84%) Python
3 408 (23.69%) R
4 169 (9.81%) Java
5 136 (7.90%) C#
6 106 (6.16%) MATLAB
7 102 (5.92%) Scala
8 99 (5.75%) C++
9 96 (5.57%) VBA
10 88 (5.11%) JavaScript
11 86 (4.99%) T-SQL
12 55 (3.19%) PHP
13 45 (2.61%) PowerShell
14 39 (2.26%) C
15 30 (1.74%) Perl
16 28 (1.63%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.28%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.10%) VB
19 12 (0.70%) TypeScript
20 11 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 575 (33.39%) Degree
2 264 (15.33%) PhD
3 64 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (2.73%) ISEB
5 39 (2.26%) Security Cleared
6 27 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 26 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (1.39%) MCSE
9 22 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.16%) MCSA
11 18 (1.05%) CCNA
12 16 (0.93%) CCNP
12 16 (0.93%) Postgraduate
13 15 (0.87%) CISSP
14 14 (0.81%) MCP
14 14 (0.81%) MCTS
15 13 (0.75%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (0.64%) MCITP
18 10 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (8.83%) SLA
2 67 (3.89%) QA
3 38 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.46%) IFRS
5 8 (0.46%) IFRS 9
6 5 (0.29%) COBIT
7 3 (0.17%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.12%) GCP
8 2 (0.12%) GLP
8 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.058%) Basel II
9 1 (0.058%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 57 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.28%) Firmware
4 20 (1.16%) iptables
5 19 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 19 (1.10%) Samba
6 15 (0.87%) Docker
7 12 (0.70%) Apache Flume
7 12 (0.70%) vSphere
8 11 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.64%) XenServer
9 7 (0.41%) HDFS
9 7 (0.41%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.29%) Xen
12 4 (0.23%) NFS
12 4 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.23%) XenApp
12 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (1.63%) Nagios
2 23 (1.34%) NetBackup
3 19 (1.10%) Cacti
3 19 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
3 19 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
3 19 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
4 17 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (0.75%) Puppet
6 9 (0.52%) CSIRT
6 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.46%) SCCM
8 5 (0.29%) Ansible
8 5 (0.29%) vMotion
9 4 (0.23%) Mesos
9 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.17%) Netcool
10 3 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 279 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 117 (6.79%) Oracle
3 93 (5.40%) Tableau
4 56 (3.25%) VMware
5 54 (3.14%) Google
6 44 (2.56%) Cadence
7 38 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 37 (2.15%) Cisco
9 36 (2.09%) HP
10 35 (2.03%) Citrix
11 27 (1.57%) Sun
12 24 (1.39%) NetApp
13 22 (1.28%) SAP
14 18 (1.05%) Adobe
14 18 (1.05%) Hortonworks
14 18 (1.05%) Juniper
15 17 (0.99%) iManage
15 17 (0.99%) Remedy
15 17 (0.99%) SolarWinds
16 14 (0.81%) IBM
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venture Up
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £10000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vacancy Filler
Salary: From £29,402.52 to £33,527.40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k -£37k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35200.00 - £40249.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago