The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 285 283 361
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +78
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 1157 1034 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.91% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.88% 2.82% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 916 764 665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40142 36662 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.71% 32.42% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31770 29736 34276
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -4 1091 £43,500 +8.75% 143
London -1 635 £52,500 +10.52% 63
South East +17 228 £40,000 +6.66% 25
City of London +21 135 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Hampshire +43 74 £32,500 -18.75% 7
North West +24 60 £30,000 -22.07% 9
East of England +26 58 £35,000 +7.69% 13
West Midlands +21 41 £35,000 +16.66% 1
South West -28 41 £37,500 -13.79% 11
Surrey -34 41 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Manchester +21 37 £31,250 -35.89% 6
Cambridgeshire +26 33 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Wales +32 32 £31,000 +21.56% 3
Southampton +30 32 £42,500 +13.33% 6
South Wales +26 32 £31,000 +21.56% 2
East Sussex +19 32 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Brighton +11 31 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Newport - 27 £22,500 - 1
Cambridge +35 26 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Warwickshire +27 24 £40,750 +35.83% 1
Yorkshire -86 24 £40,750 +13.19% 11
Oxfordshire -3 22 £42,500 +11.84% 5
Scotland -22 21 £43,750 +49.57% 2
Berkshire -6 20 £36,000 +14.28% 3
West Yorkshire -66 18 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Buckinghamshire -2 17 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Guildford -5 17 £52,500 +40.00%
Leeds -53 16 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bedfordshire -3 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Reigate - 15 £52,500 -

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 904 (42.07%) Degree
2 809 (37.65%) SQL
3 734 (34.16%) Finance
4 730 (33.97%) Mathematics
5 631 (29.36%) Analytics
6 467 (21.73%) Computer Science
7 395 (18.38%) SAS
8 389 (18.10%) Marketing
9 375 (17.45%) Java
10 310 (14.43%) Microsoft
11 304 (14.15%) R
12 282 (13.12%) Windows
13 278 (12.94%) Python
13 278 (12.94%) MS Excel
14 273 (12.70%) Data Analysis
15 247 (11.49%) Big Data
16 239 (11.12%) Linux
17 233 (10.84%) C++
18 219 (10.19%) Economics
19 217 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
20 216 (10.05%) Hadoop
21 212 (9.87%) Physics
22 208 (9.68%) Data Mining
23 206 (9.59%) .NET
24 203 (9.45%) SPSS
25 202 (9.40%) SQL Server
26 199 (9.26%) HTML
27 192 (8.93%) JavaScript
28 186 (8.66%) ITIL
29 182 (8.47%) C#

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 395 (18.38%) SAS
2 55 (2.56%) CMS
3 43 (2.00%) IIS
4 41 (1.91%) Apache Pig
5 32 (1.49%) Apache
6 26 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 23 (1.07%) MS Exchange
8 19 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 14 (0.65%) Lync
10 13 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (0.56%) WordPress
12 9 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.28%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.28%) Drupal
14 6 (0.28%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (0.23%) OpenROAD
16 4 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 278 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 203 (9.45%) SPSS
3 147 (6.84%) MS Office
4 78 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (1.40%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
8 17 (0.79%) CPLEX
9 13 (0.60%) MS Project
10 9 (0.42%) Stata
11 5 (0.23%) Vensim
12 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.093%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.093%) FastStats
13 2 (0.093%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.047%) EViews
Business Applications
1 96 (4.47%) Google Analytics
2 36 (1.68%) SiteCatalyst
3 33 (1.54%) WebTrends
4 11 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.33%) Magento
7 6 (0.28%) SAP BPC
7 6 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.23%) Tridion
9 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.14%) ION MarketView
10 3 (0.14%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.047%) SAP FI
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 36 (1.68%) SaaS
3 8 (0.37%) Office 365
4 7 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.28%) GitHub
5 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.093%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.093%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.75%) Internet
2 65 (3.02%) DNS
3 57 (2.65%) Firewall
3 57 (2.65%) SAN
4 43 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 42 (1.95%) VPN
6 31 (1.44%) DHCP
6 31 (1.44%) VoIP
7 30 (1.40%) PPP
8 28 (1.30%) MPLS
9 26 (1.21%) Wireless
10 25 (1.16%) OSPF
10 25 (1.16%) BGP
10 25 (1.16%) Intranet
11 23 (1.07%) WAN
12 20 (0.93%) PBX
13 17 (0.79%) LAN
13 17 (0.79%) IPsec
13 17 (0.79%) SSH
14 16 (0.74%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (11.49%) Big Data
2 216 (10.05%) Hadoop
3 208 (9.68%) Data Mining
4 202 (9.40%) SQL Server
5 179 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 132 (6.14%) MySQL
7 115 (5.35%) NoSQL
8 102 (4.75%) Apache Hive
9 93 (4.33%) MongoDB
10 84 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
11 74 (3.44%) HBase
12 65 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 65 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 57 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 57 (2.65%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.05%) Base SAS
15 40 (1.86%) OLTP
15 40 (1.86%) QlikView
16 37 (1.72%) VLDB
17 29 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 43 (2.00%) Subversion
2 43 (2.00%) Mercurial
3 39 (1.81%) NUnit
4 35 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (0.98%) FitNesse
6 21 (0.98%) SpecFlow
7 20 (0.93%) GDB
7 20 (0.93%) GCC
7 20 (0.93%) Selenium
8 18 (0.84%) CruiseControl
9 16 (0.74%) ClearCase
10 15 (0.70%) WebLogic Workshop
10 15 (0.70%) Emacs
11 13 (0.60%) Maven
12 8 (0.37%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (0.33%) JUnit
14 6 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 734 (34.16%) Finance
2 389 (18.10%) Marketing
3 122 (5.68%) Retail
4 107 (4.98%) Games
5 92 (4.28%) Advertising
6 88 (4.09%) Telecoms
7 87 (4.05%) Banking
8 51 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 32 (1.49%) Law
9 32 (1.49%) Legal
10 26 (1.21%) Front Office
11 22 (1.02%) Billing
11 22 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.88%) Publishing
13 17 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.60%) French Language
15 11 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.51%) German Language
16 10 (0.47%) Electronics
16 10 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 678 (31.55%) Analyst
2 394 (18.33%) Developer
3 147 (6.84%) Data Analyst
4 145 (6.75%) Data Scientist
5 113 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 107 (4.98%) Java Developer
7 91 (4.23%) Consultant
8 89 (4.14%) Insight Analyst
9 85 (3.96%) Programmer
10 83 (3.86%) Support Analyst
10 83 (3.86%) Applications Support
11 69 (3.21%) SAS Analyst
12 66 (3.07%) Architect
13 65 (3.02%) Software Engineer
14 60 (2.79%) Business Analyst
14 60 (2.79%) Applications Support Analyst
15 56 (2.61%) Graduate
15 56 (2.61%) Python Developer
16 51 (2.37%) Senior Developer
17 49 (2.28%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (9.59%) .NET
2 199 (9.26%) HTML
3 160 (7.45%) CSS
4 98 (4.56%) .NET Framework
5 89 (4.14%) XML
6 82 (3.82%) HTML5
7 80 (3.72%) ASP.NET
8 79 (3.68%) MapReduce
9 76 (3.54%) jQuery
10 64 (2.98%) Web Services
11 62 (2.89%) CSS3
12 61 (2.84%) JSON
13 56 (2.61%) J2EE
14 55 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (2.51%) JDBC
16 49 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 47 (2.19%) Swing
18 43 (2.00%) Google Closure
19 37 (1.72%) REST
20 36 (1.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 730 (33.97%) Mathematics
2 467 (21.73%) Computer Science
3 219 (10.19%) Economics
4 212 (9.87%) Physics
5 174 (8.10%) Visualisation
6 107 (4.98%) Machine Learning
7 101 (4.70%) Management Information System
8 73 (3.40%) Social Media
9 55 (2.56%) Replication
10 43 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
11 41 (1.91%) Digital Media
12 35 (1.63%) Credit Risk
13 32 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
14 30 (1.40%) Open Source
14 30 (1.40%) Applied Mathematics
14 30 (1.40%) Derivative
15 29 (1.35%) Neural Network
16 26 (1.21%) Data Extraction
16 26 (1.21%) Social Network
17 22 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 282 (13.12%) Windows
2 239 (11.12%) Linux
3 108 (5.03%) UNIX
4 38 (1.77%) Solaris
5 37 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 29 (1.35%) Android
7 27 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.47%) SUSE
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.33%) AIX
14 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.093%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.093%) CentOS
16 2 (0.093%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (29.36%) Analytics
2 273 (12.70%) Data Analysis
3 217 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
4 186 (8.66%) ITIL
5 172 (8.00%) Project Management
6 161 (7.49%) Data Modelling
7 149 (6.93%) Software Engineering
8 145 (6.75%) CRM
9 140 (6.51%) E-Commerce
10 139 (6.47%) OO
11 138 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
12 124 (5.77%) Statistical Modelling
13 123 (5.72%) Data Management
14 120 (5.58%) Service Delivery
15 117 (5.44%) TDD
16 116 (5.40%) Statistical Analysis
17 97 (4.51%) Predictive Modelling
18 96 (4.47%) Web Development
19 93 (4.33%) Operations Research
20 91 (4.23%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 809 (37.65%) SQL
2 375 (17.45%) Java
3 304 (14.15%) R
4 278 (12.94%) Python
5 233 (10.84%) C++
6 192 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 182 (8.47%) C#
8 129 (6.00%) VBA
9 99 (4.61%) MATLAB
10 87 (4.05%) Perl
11 78 (3.63%) T-SQL
12 75 (3.49%) VB
13 69 (3.21%) C
14 64 (2.98%) PHP
15 52 (2.42%) PL/SQL
16 51 (2.37%) Shell Script
17 40 (1.86%) Bash Shell
18 32 (1.49%) PowerShell
19 21 (0.98%) AWK
20 15 (0.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 904 (42.07%) Degree
2 160 (7.45%) PhD
3 67 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (2.33%) MCSE
5 49 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (2.19%) Security Cleared
7 44 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 35 (1.63%) SC Cleared
9 33 (1.54%) CCNP
10 32 (1.49%) CCNA
11 25 (1.16%) HP ASE
12 21 (0.98%) MCSA
13 20 (0.93%) MCP
14 18 (0.84%) ISEB
15 15 (0.70%) CISSP
15 15 (0.70%) MBA
16 12 (0.56%) ISTQB
17 9 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (0.23%) Postgraduate
18 5 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.12%) SLA
2 107 (4.98%) QA
3 36 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 18 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.84%) CDISC
5 11 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) GCP
8 2 (0.093%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.093%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.047%) BS7799
9 1 (0.047%) Basel II
System Software
1 105 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.07%) XenApp
4 21 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 11 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (0.47%) vSphere
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.23%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.23%) UAG
9 2 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.093%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.093%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.047%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.047%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (0.84%) WMI
1 18 (0.84%) SCOM
2 16 (0.74%) SCCM
3 12 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (0.42%) OpenView
5 8 (0.37%) Oracle Statspack
5 8 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
5 8 (0.37%) ZABBIX
5 8 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.33%) Netcool
6 7 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.28%) Foglight
8 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.14%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.093%) StatsD
9 2 (0.093%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.093%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.093%) WSUS
9 2 (0.093%) Cacti
Vendors
1 310 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 163 (7.58%) Oracle
3 153 (7.12%) Google
4 70 (3.26%) Business Objects
5 66 (3.07%) Cisco
6 49 (2.28%) SAP
6 49 (2.28%) HP
6 49 (2.28%) VMware
7 45 (2.09%) Citrix
7 45 (2.09%) IBM
8 36 (1.68%) Adobe
8 36 (1.68%) SolarWinds
9 34 (1.58%) Juniper
10 28 (1.30%) Tableau
11 26 (1.21%) Twitter
11 26 (1.21%) Remedy
12 24 (1.12%) Facebook
12 24 (1.12%) Avaya
13 23 (1.07%) Omniture
14 22 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits/bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Success Digital
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
iCrossing
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West
Experis IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus 5% pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Works Recruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago