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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 325 339 339
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 941 989 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 0.93% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 2.28% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 702 711 838
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,068 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%

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
41293 43310 49176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.00% 40.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33517 34294 39422
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 May 2016 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 31 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 +18 906 £50,000 - 108
London +22 522 £60,000 +5.26% 60
South East -3 157 £42,500 -15.00% 21
City of London +31 89 £40,000 -30.43% 13
West Midlands +40 71 £30,000 -41.46% 3
Berkshire -4 49 £45,000 -25.00% 2
North West -4 37 £40,000 - 8
East of England -16 37 £40,000 -2.43% 3
Birmingham +13 34 £27,500 +4.76% 1
South West -3 32 £38,750 +38.39%
Surrey +8 31 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Manchester -2 29 £40,000 -15.78% 7
East Midlands +16 26 £32,000 -11.72% 4
Hertfordshire +22 22 £33,000 -8.33%
Yorkshire -2 20 £25,000 +6.38% 6
Bracknell -6 20 £30,000 -53.84%
Kent +22 18 £64,000 +104.80% 1
Oxfordshire -3 18 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Bristol +22 16 £35,000 +79.48%
Hampshire -20 16 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Scotland -14 15 £31,250 -10.43% 1
Leicestershire +21 14 £40,000 -23.64% 1
Warwickshire +1 14 £50,000 -13.04%
Nottinghamshire +2 13 £31,750 -2.30% 1
Warwick -10 13 £50,000 -23.07%
Nottingham +5 12 £32,000 -1.53% 1
West Yorkshire -6 12 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -24 12 £52,500 +13.51% 2
Tunbridge Wells +24 11 £64,000 +156.00% 1
Staffordshire +4 11 £34,750 - 2

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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.

1 781 (40.15%) SQL
2 722 (37.12%) Mathematics
3 635 (32.65%) Analytics
4 622 (31.98%) Finance
5 614 (31.57%) Degree
6 521 (26.79%) Python
7 517 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
8 495 (25.45%) Computer Science
9 467 (24.01%) R
10 461 (23.70%) Machine Learning
11 324 (16.66%) Big Data
12 289 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
13 286 (14.70%) Data Analysis
14 281 (14.45%) Marketing
15 279 (14.34%) Java
15 279 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
16 267 (13.73%) Algorithms
17 262 (13.47%) SAS
18 257 (13.21%) SQL Server
19 252 (12.96%) Microsoft
20 244 (12.54%) Data Mining
21 241 (12.39%) PhD
22 222 (11.41%) Hadoop
23 221 (11.36%) ITIL
24 197 (10.13%) C++
24 197 (10.13%) Physics
25 189 (9.72%) Visualisation
26 181 (9.31%) MS Excel
27 176 (9.05%) Data Analytics
28 171 (8.79%) Linux

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
1 262 (13.47%) SAS
2 163 (8.38%) Apache Spark
3 44 (2.26%) Apache Pig
4 40 (2.06%) Apache
5 22 (1.13%) IIS
6 19 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 17 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 17 (0.87%) Tomcat
8 12 (0.62%) CMS
8 12 (0.62%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.57%) Node.js
10 9 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.36%) WordPress
13 6 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 181 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 134 (6.89%) SPSS
3 92 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 77 (3.96%) MS Office
5 14 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.62%) Mathematica
6 12 (0.62%) Stata
7 10 (0.51%) Gephi
8 8 (0.41%) GNU Octave
9 6 (0.31%) EViews
9 6 (0.31%) MS Project
10 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.15%) Weka
12 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.051%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 20 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (0.36%) FastStats
4 5 (0.26%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.051%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (2.31%) Google Analytics
3 30 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
5 15 (0.77%) Office 365
6 11 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.57%) GitHub
6 11 (0.57%) SoftLayer
7 10 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 10 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
8 8 (0.41%) Google Play
9 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.31%) SaaS
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.10%) AdWords
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.051%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.051%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.44%) Firewall
2 64 (3.29%) Internet
3 62 (3.19%) LAN
4 60 (3.08%) WAN
5 46 (2.37%) Wireless
6 41 (2.11%) SMS
7 33 (1.70%) DNS
7 33 (1.70%) TCP/IP
7 33 (1.70%) VPN
8 30 (1.54%) Network Security
9 29 (1.49%) Intranet
10 26 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (1.23%) SAN
12 20 (1.03%) MPLS
13 17 (0.87%) Cisco Wireless
13 17 (0.87%) IP Telephony
14 16 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (0.82%) SSL
15 15 (0.77%) Unified Communications
16 14 (0.72%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (16.66%) Big Data
2 257 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 244 (12.54%) Data Mining
4 222 (11.41%) Hadoop
5 128 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
6 120 (6.17%) NoSQL
7 111 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 90 (4.63%) Apache Hive
9 89 (4.58%) Relational Database
10 80 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 67 (3.44%) MySQL
12 64 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 57 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (2.78%) MongoDB
15 51 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
16 40 (2.06%) QlikView
17 39 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
17 39 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 38 (1.95%) RDBMS
19 31 (1.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 27 (1.39%) Subversion
3 24 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 18 (0.93%) Maven
6 16 (0.82%) JIRA
6 16 (0.82%) NUnit
6 16 (0.82%) Vagrant
7 10 (0.51%) Mercurial
8 8 (0.41%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.41%) Xcode
9 7 (0.36%) Selenium
9 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.31%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.21%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.21%) ERwin
11 4 (0.21%) Grunt
12 3 (0.15%) TestLink
General
1 622 (31.98%) Finance
2 281 (14.45%) Marketing
3 115 (5.91%) Retail
4 90 (4.63%) Banking
5 78 (4.01%) Games
6 73 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.75%) Front Office
8 28 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.39%) Publishing
10 24 (1.23%) Legal
11 23 (1.18%) International Banking
11 23 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (1.13%) Law
12 22 (1.13%) Local Government
13 21 (1.08%) Advertising
14 17 (0.87%) Spanish Language
15 16 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.77%) Automotive
16 15 (0.77%) Electronics
17 10 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 441 (22.67%) Analyst
2 384 (19.74%) Data Scientist
3 300 (15.42%) Developer
4 166 (8.53%) Data Analyst
5 123 (6.32%) Senior Data Scientist
6 108 (5.55%) Service Manager
7 100 (5.14%) SQL Developer
8 75 (3.86%) Administrator
9 73 (3.75%) Junior
10 66 (3.39%) DBA
10 66 (3.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 61 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
12 58 (2.98%) C# Developer
12 58 (2.98%) Senior Developer
12 58 (2.98%) SQL DBA
13 57 (2.93%) Support Manager
14 53 (2.72%) .NET Developer
15 51 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 50 (2.57%) C# .NET Developer
16 50 (2.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (5.96%) .NET
2 106 (5.45%) HTML
3 74 (3.80%) NumPy
4 59 (3.03%) SciPy
5 52 (2.67%) Flash
6 51 (2.62%) Natural Language Processing
7 50 (2.57%) CSS
8 46 (2.37%) Pandas
9 45 (2.31%) D3.js
10 44 (2.26%) Web Services
11 31 (1.59%) XML
12 28 (1.44%) MDX
13 27 (1.39%) ASP.NET
14 24 (1.23%) AngularJS
14 24 (1.23%) RESTful
15 23 (1.18%) scikit-learn
16 22 (1.13%) WPF
17 21 (1.08%) HTML5
18 19 (0.98%) Middleware
19 18 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 722 (37.12%) Mathematics
2 517 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
3 495 (25.45%) Computer Science
4 267 (13.73%) Algorithms
5 197 (10.13%) Physics
6 189 (9.72%) Visualisation
7 159 (8.17%) Economics
8 127 (6.53%) Data Centre
8 127 (6.53%) Management Information System
9 105 (5.40%) User Experience
10 65 (3.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 55 (2.83%) Applied Mathematics
12 52 (2.67%) Data Integration
13 46 (2.37%) Hedge funds
14 38 (1.95%) Fintech
15 37 (1.90%) Credit Risk
16 36 (1.85%) Equities
16 36 (1.85%) Neural Network
17 31 (1.59%) Mobile App
18 30 (1.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 171 (8.79%) Linux
2 165 (8.48%) Windows
3 101 (5.19%) Unix
4 66 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 39 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (1.44%) CentOS
7 26 (1.34%) Android
7 26 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.51%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.31%) Debian
15 5 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.10%) VMS
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (32.65%) Analytics
2 461 (23.70%) Machine Learning
3 289 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
4 286 (14.70%) Data Analysis
5 279 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
6 221 (11.36%) ITIL
7 176 (9.05%) Data Analytics
8 148 (7.61%) Service Delivery
9 141 (7.25%) Predictive Modelling
10 133 (6.84%) Mentoring
11 132 (6.79%) Statistical Modelling
12 116 (5.96%) E-Commerce
13 115 (5.91%) Software Engineering
14 112 (5.76%) Data Modelling
15 102 (5.24%) Statistical Analysis
16 101 (5.19%) Operations Research
17 95 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
18 94 (4.83%) Project Management
19 91 (4.68%) Data Management
20 87 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 781 (40.15%) SQL
2 521 (26.79%) Python
3 467 (24.01%) R
4 279 (14.34%) Java
5 197 (10.13%) C++
6 155 (7.97%) MATLAB
7 147 (7.56%) C#
8 131 (6.74%) JavaScript
9 106 (5.45%) Scala
10 89 (4.58%) C
11 64 (3.29%) VBA
12 61 (3.14%) T-SQL
13 56 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 44 (2.26%) Ruby
15 43 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 40 (2.06%) Perl
17 30 (1.54%) PL/SQL
18 24 (1.23%) Bash Shell
18 24 (1.23%) Clojure
19 20 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 614 (31.57%) Degree
2 241 (12.39%) PhD
3 51 (2.62%) ISEB
4 48 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 47 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (1.85%) Security Cleared
8 35 (1.80%) CCNP
9 22 (1.13%) Postgraduate
10 20 (1.03%) CCNA
11 19 (0.98%) MCSE
11 19 (0.98%) SC Cleared
12 17 (0.87%) CCIE
13 14 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.57%) MCP
14 11 (0.57%) MCSA
15 10 (0.51%) MBA
16 9 (0.46%) MCDBA
17 8 (0.41%) MCITP
18 7 (0.36%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.87%) SLA
2 81 (4.16%) QA
3 67 (3.44%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.51%) COSO
7 10 (0.51%) ISO22301
8 6 (0.31%) Basel II
9 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.10%) Basel III
10 2 (0.10%) COBIT
10 2 (0.10%) MiFID
11 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.051%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.051%) SDET
11 1 (0.051%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.051%) TickIT
System Software
1 58 (2.98%) Active Directory
1 58 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.82%) Docker
3 14 (0.72%) vSphere
4 9 (0.46%) Xen
5 8 (0.41%) XenApp
6 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.26%) vCloud
7 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.21%) HDFS
8 4 (0.21%) NFS
9 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.15%) XenServer
10 2 (0.10%) iptables
10 2 (0.10%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.051%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.051%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (1.65%) Puppet
2 15 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.57%) Nagios
3 11 (0.57%) SCCM
4 8 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.36%) logstash
5 7 (0.36%) Perfmon
6 6 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.31%) Kibana
6 6 (0.31%) Netcool
6 6 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.21%) SCOM
8 4 (0.21%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 252 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 104 (5.35%) Oracle
3 99 (5.09%) Google
4 95 (4.88%) Tableau
5 79 (4.06%) Cisco
6 62 (3.19%) VMware
7 51 (2.62%) Citrix
8 45 (2.31%) Cadence
9 40 (2.06%) SAP
10 34 (1.75%) HP
11 31 (1.59%) SolarWinds
12 25 (1.29%) IBM
12 25 (1.29%) Remedy
13 24 (1.23%) Facebook
14 23 (1.18%) Red Hat
15 21 (1.08%) Adobe
16 20 (1.03%) Splunk
17 19 (0.98%) Cognos
18 18 (0.93%) CheckPoint
18 18 (0.93%) Dell
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derbyshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40 - 45k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £41 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £110k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago