The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 317 302 338
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 975 937 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.88% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 2.26% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 661 741 718
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -9 909 £40,000 -11.11% 140
London -17 473 £47,500 -5.00% 73
South East +44 189 £35,000 -6.66% 24
City of London +32 177 £42,500 -26.08% 34
Berkshire +52 72 £28,000 -20.00% 3
North West -7 69 £47,000 +1.07% 7
Yorkshire -33 53 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Surrey +26 46 £35,000 -6.66% 6
East of England -19 46 £37,500 +3.44% 8
Bracknell +30 45 £10,000 -70.37%
South West -17 40 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Manchester -3 33 £50,000 +7.52% 1
West Yorkshire -43 33 £32,205 -6.65% 5
Cheshire +11 31 £38,000 -24.00% 5
Wales -1 29 £45,500 +30.00% 13
Leeds -34 29 £32,500 -9.72% 3
South Wales +7 28 £45,500 +30.00% 13
Cambridgeshire +17 26 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -29 26 £36,750 -33.18% 4
Newport +30 25 £45,500 -49.44% 11
Hampshire -20 25 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Reading +13 24 £28,000 -8.19% 2
Cambridge +12 23 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Wiltshire +15 20 £35,000 -53.33% 2
Oxfordshire +8 20 £48,750 -42.64% 1
Oxford +13 19 £50,000 -41.17% 1
Hertfordshire -4 17 £38,500 +40.00% 3
Scotland -34 16 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Swindon +9 14 £35,000 -53.33%
Birmingham +2 13 £35,000 -17.64%

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics.

1 860 (42.49%) Degree
2 849 (41.95%) SQL
3 785 (38.78%) Mathematics
4 683 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
5 604 (29.84%) Analytics
6 596 (29.45%) Finance
7 374 (18.48%) Computer Science
8 357 (17.64%) Marketing
9 353 (17.44%) SAS
10 350 (17.29%) Java
11 319 (15.76%) Microsoft
12 303 (14.97%) Data Analysis
13 300 (14.82%) Windows
14 287 (14.18%) MS Excel
15 279 (13.78%) Python
16 248 (12.25%) R
17 233 (11.51%) SQL Server
18 228 (11.26%) Linux
19 227 (11.22%) Economics
20 225 (11.12%) Big Data
21 221 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
22 218 (10.77%) Oracle
23 216 (10.67%) Visualisation
24 209 (10.33%) Data Mining
25 205 (10.13%) ITIL
26 200 (9.88%) SPSS
27 199 (9.83%) Physics
28 194 (9.58%) C++
29 185 (9.14%) Hadoop
30 183 (9.04%) C#

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 353 (17.44%) SAS
2 83 (4.10%) IIS
3 79 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 60 (2.96%) Apache
5 43 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 41 (2.03%) Apache Pig
7 38 (1.88%) MS Exchange
8 32 (1.58%) Lync
9 29 (1.43%) CMS
10 23 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.94%) nginx
12 17 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (0.59%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.49%) Live Communications Server
16 9 (0.44%) Node.js
16 9 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
17 8 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
18 7 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 287 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 200 (9.88%) SPSS
3 151 (7.46%) MS Office
4 93 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.43%) CPLEX
6 28 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (1.04%) Stata
8 17 (0.84%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.74%) Mathematica
10 13 (0.64%) S-PLUS
11 11 (0.54%) MS Project
11 11 (0.54%) FastStats
12 9 (0.44%) MS Visio
13 8 (0.40%) InDesign
14 4 (0.20%) Weka
15 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
15 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
16 1 (0.049%) Vensim
16 1 (0.049%) Maple
16 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 85 (4.20%) Google Analytics
2 40 (1.98%) WebTrends
3 37 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
4 30 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
5 29 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (1.04%) SaaS
3 15 (0.74%) GitHub
4 8 (0.40%) Google Compute Engine
5 7 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.099%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.049%) Office 365
8 1 (0.049%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.40%) DNS
2 79 (3.90%) WAN
3 78 (3.85%) Internet
4 72 (3.56%) DHCP
5 68 (3.36%) LAN
6 65 (3.21%) Firewall
7 42 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 42 (2.08%) Intranet
8 32 (1.58%) VPN
9 30 (1.48%) SAN
10 27 (1.33%) Wireless
11 26 (1.28%) MPLS
12 24 (1.19%) IP Telephony
13 22 (1.09%) VoIP
14 16 (0.79%) BIG-IP
15 13 (0.64%) SNMP
16 12 (0.59%) Unified Communications
17 10 (0.49%) 4G
17 10 (0.49%) Network Security
18 9 (0.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 225 (11.12%) Big Data
3 209 (10.33%) Data Mining
4 185 (9.14%) Hadoop
5 137 (6.77%) Relational Database
6 104 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
7 98 (4.84%) MySQL
8 75 (3.71%) NoSQL
9 71 (3.51%) Apache Hive
10 62 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 54 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
12 53 (2.62%) MongoDB
13 52 (2.57%) Base SAS
14 49 (2.42%) HBase
14 49 (2.42%) MS Access
15 43 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 41 (2.03%) EDRMS
16 41 (2.03%) IDOL
16 41 (2.03%) RDBMS
17 38 (1.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 32 (1.58%) Maven
3 30 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.99%) Mercurial
4 20 (0.99%) Selenium
5 19 (0.94%) JMeter
6 14 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.69%) RSpec
6 14 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 13 (0.64%) Subversion
8 12 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.49%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
10 8 (0.40%) JIRA
11 6 (0.30%) JUnit
11 6 (0.30%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 596 (29.45%) Finance
2 357 (17.64%) Marketing
3 171 (8.45%) Retail
4 109 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 102 (5.04%) Banking
6 96 (4.74%) Advertising
7 69 (3.41%) Games
8 32 (1.58%) Front Office
9 28 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 27 (1.33%) Legal
11 24 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.19%) Billing
12 22 (1.09%) Electronics
13 21 (1.04%) Publishing
14 19 (0.94%) Law
15 17 (0.84%) French Language
15 17 (0.84%) German Language
16 13 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 576 (28.46%) Analyst
2 355 (17.54%) Developer
3 156 (7.71%) Data Scientist
4 111 (5.48%) Data Analyst
5 103 (5.09%) Consultant
6 99 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
7 83 (4.10%) Graduate
8 71 (3.51%) Insight Analyst
9 67 (3.31%) Support Analyst
9 67 (3.31%) Java Developer
10 60 (2.96%) Software Engineer
10 60 (2.96%) Python Developer
11 57 (2.82%) DBA
12 55 (2.72%) C# Developer
13 51 (2.52%) Business Analyst
14 50 (2.47%) Administrator
15 49 (2.42%) Service Manager
16 47 (2.32%) Senior Developer
17 46 (2.27%) SAS Analyst
18 45 (2.22%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (7.11%) .NET
2 141 (6.97%) HTML
3 117 (5.78%) CSS
4 90 (4.45%) ASP.NET
5 70 (3.46%) XML
6 65 (3.21%) jQuery
7 46 (2.27%) JSON
8 42 (2.08%) HTML5
9 38 (1.88%) CSS3
10 37 (1.83%) Pandas
11 35 (1.73%) J2EE
12 33 (1.63%) NumPy
12 33 (1.63%) .NET Framework
13 32 (1.58%) Ajax
13 32 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (1.48%) JDBC
15 29 (1.43%) Web Services
15 29 (1.43%) SciPy
16 27 (1.33%) Google Closure
17 25 (1.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 785 (38.78%) Mathematics
2 683 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
3 374 (18.48%) Computer Science
4 227 (11.22%) Economics
5 216 (10.67%) Visualisation
6 199 (9.83%) Physics
7 102 (5.04%) Management Information System
8 70 (3.46%) User Experience
9 63 (3.11%) Social Media
9 63 (3.11%) Hedge funds
10 62 (3.06%) Credit Risk
11 47 (2.32%) Open Source
12 46 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
13 43 (2.12%) Digital Media
14 40 (1.98%) Chemistry
15 38 (1.88%) Life Science
16 33 (1.63%) Data Extraction
16 33 (1.63%) Client/Server
17 32 (1.58%) Artificial Intelligence
17 32 (1.58%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 300 (14.82%) Windows
2 228 (11.26%) Linux
3 109 (5.39%) UNIX
4 71 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 36 (1.78%) Solaris
8 21 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.99%) Android
10 19 (0.94%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.84%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.59%) AIX
14 8 (0.40%) HPUX
15 7 (0.35%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.20%) OpenSolaris
18 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
19 1 (0.049%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (29.84%) Analytics
2 303 (14.97%) Data Analysis
3 221 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (10.13%) ITIL
5 176 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 161 (7.95%) Data Modelling
7 139 (6.87%) Statistical Modelling
8 138 (6.82%) Project Management
9 137 (6.77%) OO
10 128 (6.32%) Machine Learning
11 117 (5.78%) Statistical Analysis
12 114 (5.63%) Incident Management
13 113 (5.58%) Software Engineering
14 108 (5.34%) Service Delivery
14 108 (5.34%) Predictive Modelling
15 107 (5.29%) CRM
16 101 (4.99%) Mentoring
17 100 (4.94%) Time Management
18 96 (4.74%) Data Management
19 91 (4.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 849 (41.95%) SQL
2 350 (17.29%) Java
3 279 (13.78%) Python
4 248 (12.25%) R
5 194 (9.58%) C++
6 183 (9.04%) C#
7 118 (5.83%) JavaScript
7 118 (5.83%) MATLAB
8 101 (4.99%) VBA
9 77 (3.80%) C
10 70 (3.46%) PowerShell
11 67 (3.31%) Perl
12 62 (3.06%) T-SQL
13 59 (2.92%) Ruby
14 45 (2.22%) PHP
15 44 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 32 (1.58%) VB.NET
17 31 (1.53%) VB
18 27 (1.33%) Bash Shell
19 24 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 860 (42.49%) Degree
2 172 (8.50%) PhD
3 108 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 74 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 59 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
6 53 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (2.52%) DV Cleared
8 47 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (1.83%) CCNP
10 30 (1.48%) CCNA
11 26 (1.28%) MCSE
12 24 (1.19%) ISEB
13 16 (0.79%) CFA
14 14 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (0.64%) MCITP
16 12 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (0.44%) ISTQB
18 8 (0.40%) MCTS
19 6 (0.30%) MBA
19 6 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (5.58%) SLA
2 80 (3.95%) QA
3 17 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.54%) CDISC
5 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.20%) Basel II
8 3 (0.15%) IAS 39
8 3 (0.15%) Basel III
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.099%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.099%) BS7799
10 1 (0.049%) COBIT
System Software
1 146 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 102 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.03%) ISA Server
4 16 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.30%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.30%) HDFS
8 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.25%) XenApp
8 5 (0.25%) vSphere
8 5 (0.25%) UAG
9 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.099%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.049%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (2.52%) NetBackup
2 16 (0.79%) Netcool
3 10 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (0.49%) Unicenter
3 10 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (0.49%) Puppet
3 10 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.40%) SCCM
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.35%) OpenView
6 6 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.30%) OPNET
6 6 (0.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (0.25%) WSUS
7 5 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.099%) WMI
Vendors
1 319 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 218 (10.77%) Oracle
3 128 (6.32%) Google
4 118 (5.83%) VMware
5 109 (5.39%) Cisco
6 75 (3.71%) Citrix
7 52 (2.57%) HP
8 51 (2.52%) Veritas
8 51 (2.52%) Meridio
9 44 (2.17%) Fujitsu
10 36 (1.78%) SolarWinds
11 35 (1.73%) Omniture
12 34 (1.68%) Twitter
13 31 (1.53%) Juniper
13 31 (1.53%) IBM
14 30 (1.48%) Sybase
14 30 (1.48%) Business Objects
15 27 (1.33%) Remedy
16 25 (1.24%) Avaya
17 24 (1.19%) F5
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Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
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Salary: Competitive Day Rate
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Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + 29 days leave
Posted: Yesterday
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum OTE £53k + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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