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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 307 349 360
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 904 937 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 2.07% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 703 727 647
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%

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
36816 45202 46174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.54% 42.56% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30051 36006 37313
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +34 825 £47,500 +5.55% 133
London +33 432 £60,000 +9.09% 64
South East +62 146 £40,000 +2.56% 15
North West +1 97 £34,500 -13.75% 14
Wales +42 71 £40,000 +15.52% 1
South Wales +43 70 £40,000 +15.52% 1
City of London +11 60 £57,750 +5.00% 11
Newport +6 53 £37,725 -17.04%
Berkshire +66 42 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +2 39 £46,750 +3.88% 11
West Midlands -20 39 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Manchester -53 39 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Surrey +15 36 £60,000 +57.89% 2
Cheshire +36 33 £32,000 -14.04% 4
South West -9 31 £31,000 -5.05% 15
Birmingham -4 30 £30,000 +10.95%
Warrington +38 25 £32,000 +2.40% 1
Hampshire -11 25 £32,500 -33.33% 5
Yorkshire +25 23 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridgeshire +12 22 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +28 19 £27,500 - 3
Reading +41 17 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Milton Keynes +36 17 £27,500 - 1
Cambridge +17 17 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Yorkshire +40 16 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Merseyside +1 15 £45,000 +74.43% 2
East Midlands -3 15 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Liverpool -11 15 £45,000 +74.43% 2
Leeds +23 13 £35,000 -44.00% 2
Southampton +20 13 £32,500 -23.52% 4

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 672 (35.31%) Mathematics
2 657 (34.52%) Degree
3 637 (33.47%) SQL
4 542 (28.48%) Analytics
5 505 (26.54%) Finance
6 494 (25.96%) Python
7 479 (25.17%) Analytical Skills
8 447 (23.49%) Computer Science
9 392 (20.60%) Machine Learning
10 371 (19.50%) R
11 307 (16.13%) Big Data
12 283 (14.87%) Marketing
13 267 (14.03%) PhD
14 263 (13.82%) Microsoft
15 249 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
16 242 (12.72%) SQL Server
17 238 (12.51%) SAS
18 235 (12.35%) Data Analysis
19 230 (12.09%) Algorithms
20 221 (11.61%) ITIL
21 220 (11.56%) MS Excel
22 213 (11.19%) Windows
23 210 (11.04%) Java
24 208 (10.93%) Data Mining
25 194 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
26 174 (9.14%) Apache Spark
27 170 (8.93%) Linux
28 169 (8.88%) SLA
28 169 (8.88%) Hadoop
29 163 (8.57%) C++

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
1 238 (12.51%) SAS
2 174 (9.14%) Apache Spark
3 65 (3.42%) Apache
4 37 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 27 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (1.31%) IIS
7 23 (1.21%) Skype for Business
8 21 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 18 (0.95%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.63%) Apache Pig
12 10 (0.53%) CMS
13 8 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.37%) Confluence
14 7 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.26%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (0.21%) Captiva
16 4 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 220 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 144 (7.57%) SPSS
3 124 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 115 (6.04%) MS Office
5 35 (1.84%) Stata
6 12 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.58%) GNU Octave
8 9 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.32%) MS Project
11 5 (0.26%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.16%) EViews
12 3 (0.16%) Maple
12 3 (0.16%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.11%) CPLEX
13 2 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.053%) Gephi
14 1 (0.053%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (1.58%) FastStats
2 8 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle AML
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.053%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.053%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.053%) Magento
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.053%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.053%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.053%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.053%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (2.89%) Office 365
3 35 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.79%) Google Analytics
5 33 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.68%) SaaS
7 24 (1.26%) GitHub
8 18 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
9 17 (0.89%) Mimecast
10 14 (0.74%) PaaS
11 13 (0.68%) IaaS
12 9 (0.47%) AdWords
13 7 (0.37%) MailChimp
14 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
16 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
17 3 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
17 3 (0.16%) SoftLayer
17 3 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.78%) Internet
2 57 (3.00%) Wireless
3 50 (2.63%) LAN
3 50 (2.63%) WAN
4 46 (2.42%) SAN
5 44 (2.31%) DNS
6 42 (2.21%) Firewall
6 42 (2.21%) SMS
6 42 (2.21%) TCP/IP
7 37 (1.94%) HTTP
8 36 (1.89%) VPN
9 32 (1.68%) Intranet
10 31 (1.63%) Network Security
11 29 (1.52%) VoIP
12 28 (1.47%) VLAN
13 27 (1.42%) DHCP
14 25 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (1.16%) BGP
16 21 (1.10%) MPLS
17 19 (1.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (16.13%) Big Data
2 242 (12.72%) SQL Server
3 208 (10.93%) Data Mining
4 169 (8.88%) Hadoop
5 133 (6.99%) NoSQL
6 113 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 106 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 101 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (4.52%) MySQL
10 73 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
11 60 (3.15%) MongoDB
12 57 (3.00%) Relational Database
13 51 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 44 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 44 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 42 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
16 34 (1.79%) Apache Hive
17 33 (1.73%) HBase
18 29 (1.52%) QlikView
19 28 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (1.00%) JIRA
4 16 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.68%) NUnit
5 13 (0.68%) Ranorex
5 13 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (0.42%) Maven
6 8 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.37%) Subversion
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.26%) Selenium
10 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.21%) Xcode
11 3 (0.16%) Apache Continuum
11 3 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.16%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.11%) Gatling
General
1 505 (26.54%) Finance
2 283 (14.87%) Marketing
3 88 (4.62%) Retail
4 67 (3.52%) Banking
5 47 (2.47%) Games
6 46 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.26%) Publishing
8 33 (1.73%) Advertising
9 31 (1.63%) Front Office
10 21 (1.10%) Law
11 18 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.84%) French Language
13 15 (0.79%) Automotive
13 15 (0.79%) Legal
14 13 (0.68%) Billing
14 13 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.58%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.47%) Electronics
16 9 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
16 9 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 368 (19.34%) Analyst
2 295 (15.50%) Data Scientist
3 290 (15.24%) Developer
4 134 (7.04%) Data Analyst
5 101 (5.31%) Service Manager
6 86 (4.52%) Senior Data Scientist
7 78 (4.10%) DBA
8 77 (4.05%) C# Developer
9 68 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
10 64 (3.36%) SQL DBA
11 61 (3.21%) Consultant
12 59 (3.10%) Services Delivery Manager
13 58 (3.05%) Administrator
14 51 (2.68%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 48 (2.52%) Insight Analyst
16 46 (2.42%) C++ Developer
17 45 (2.36%) Junior
17 45 (2.36%) SQL Developer
18 41 (2.15%) .NET Developer
19 39 (2.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (5.20%) .NET
2 68 (3.57%) HTML
3 47 (2.47%) Flash
4 41 (2.15%) Natural Language Processing
5 37 (1.94%) XML
6 33 (1.73%) REST
7 31 (1.63%) Ajax
8 29 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 27 (1.42%) scikit-learn
9 27 (1.42%) Web Services
10 26 (1.37%) STL
11 24 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 24 (1.26%) NumPy
12 20 (1.05%) Flask
12 20 (1.05%) WPF
13 19 (1.00%) CSS
13 19 (1.00%) Pandas
14 18 (0.95%) Play Framework
15 17 (0.89%) Akka
16 16 (0.84%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 672 (35.31%) Mathematics
2 479 (25.17%) Analytical Skills
3 447 (23.49%) Computer Science
4 230 (12.09%) Algorithms
5 157 (8.25%) Physics
6 146 (7.67%) Visualisation
7 134 (7.04%) Data Centre
8 125 (6.57%) Economics
9 119 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 59 (3.10%) Artificial Intelligence
11 58 (3.05%) Data Structures
12 51 (2.68%) User Experience
13 49 (2.57%) Applied Mathematics
14 47 (2.47%) Neural Network
15 46 (2.42%) Credit Risk
16 45 (2.36%) Hedge funds
17 44 (2.31%) Social Media
18 38 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 31 (1.63%) Fintech
20 30 (1.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 213 (11.19%) Windows
2 170 (8.93%) Linux
3 109 (5.73%) Unix
4 43 (2.26%) Windows 7
5 40 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 27 (1.42%) Android
8 27 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.89%) Solaris
10 16 (0.84%) CentOS
10 16 (0.84%) Windows Phone
10 16 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.58%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.58%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.26%) Debian
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.053%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (28.48%) Analytics
2 392 (20.60%) Machine Learning
3 249 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (12.35%) Data Analysis
5 221 (11.61%) ITIL
6 194 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
7 163 (8.57%) Data Analytics
8 160 (8.41%) Service Delivery
9 148 (7.78%) Data Modelling
10 145 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 124 (6.52%) ETL
12 119 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 119 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
13 117 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 111 (5.83%) Statistical Analysis
15 101 (5.31%) Predictive Modelling
16 90 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
17 89 (4.68%) Performance Management
18 86 (4.52%) Operations Research
19 79 (4.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 637 (33.47%) SQL
2 494 (25.96%) Python
3 371 (19.50%) R
4 210 (11.04%) Java
5 163 (8.57%) C++
6 159 (8.36%) C#
7 98 (5.15%) Scala
8 91 (4.78%) MATLAB
9 84 (4.41%) T-SQL
10 77 (4.05%) JavaScript
11 74 (3.89%) VBA
12 69 (3.63%) PowerShell
13 53 (2.79%) PHP
14 41 (2.15%) C
14 41 (2.15%) Perl
15 26 (1.37%) Ruby
16 25 (1.31%) Shell Script
17 17 (0.89%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.84%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.79%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 657 (34.52%) Degree
2 267 (14.03%) PhD
3 67 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (2.42%) ISEB
6 41 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 40 (2.10%) CCNA
8 34 (1.79%) MCSA
9 30 (1.58%) CCNP
10 26 (1.37%) MCSE
11 24 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (0.89%) SC Cleared
13 16 (0.84%) MCP
13 16 (0.84%) Postgraduate
14 14 (0.74%) CISSP
14 14 (0.74%) MCTS
15 12 (0.63%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.63%) RHCA
15 12 (0.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (8.88%) SLA
2 75 (3.94%) QA
3 44 (2.31%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.58%) COBIT
5 11 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
7 7 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.16%) BS7799
9 2 (0.11%) GCP
9 2 (0.11%) GLP
9 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.11%) ISO13485
9 2 (0.11%) SDET
10 1 (0.053%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 78 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 70 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.26%) vSphere
4 21 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (0.79%) Firmware
5 15 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.74%) iptables
6 14 (0.74%) Terminal Services
6 14 (0.74%) XenApp
7 13 (0.68%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 13 (0.68%) Samba
8 12 (0.63%) Apache Flume
9 9 (0.47%) BitLocker
9 9 (0.47%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.42%) HDFS
11 7 (0.37%) Docker
11 7 (0.37%) XenServer
12 5 (0.26%) NFS
13 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (1.37%) Nagios
2 20 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 17 (0.89%) SCCM
4 13 (0.68%) Cacti
4 13 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
4 13 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
4 13 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
5 11 (0.58%) Tivoli
6 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.42%) Puppet
9 7 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.26%) Netcool
10 5 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.26%) vMotion
11 3 (0.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 263 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.25%) Oracle
3 86 (4.52%) Cisco
3 86 (4.52%) Tableau
4 76 (3.99%) VMware
5 58 (3.05%) Google
6 57 (3.00%) Citrix
7 51 (2.68%) Red Hat
8 46 (2.42%) Cadence
9 39 (2.05%) HP
10 32 (1.68%) SolarWinds
11 28 (1.47%) IBM
12 25 (1.31%) Juniper
13 24 (1.26%) Remedy
14 21 (1.10%) Adobe
14 21 (1.10%) SAP
15 20 (1.05%) NetApp
15 20 (1.05%) Splunk
16 19 (1.00%) Palo Alto
16 19 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, equity, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20166.00 - £23166.00 per annum + Public Sector benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100000 - £200000 per annum, Benefits 50% - 100% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus, free breakfast & onsite gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26500.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago