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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 323 352 333
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 999 972 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.88% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 2.17% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 757 695 878
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,350 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%

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
43564 44725 49937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.35% 40.54% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35218 35259 39640
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
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 3 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 3 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 +32 958 £51,000 +7.36% 122
London +55 561 £60,000 +9.09% 52
South East -23 142 £45,000 -10.00% 19
City of London +69 114 £50,000 -12.66% 19
West Midlands +14 58 £27,500 -45.00% 8
North West +4 51 £45,000 +12.50% 12
East of England -22 46 £44,500 -1.11% 5
Surrey +18 42 £33,250 -33.50% 4
South West +11 38 £41,000 +9.33% 11
Berkshire -25 35 £55,000 -8.33% 6
East Midlands +25 33 £50,000 +53.84% 5
Birmingham +12 33 £27,500 +4.76% 2
Manchester +6 33 £45,000 +2.27% 11
Yorkshire -8 25 £24,250 -14.91% 9
Nottinghamshire +10 23 £52,500 +61.53% 3
Nottingham +21 22 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Hertfordshire +15 21 £30,000 -16.66% 2
Kent +9 18 £64,000 +104.80% 2
Hampshire -5 18 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Leicestershire +27 17 £43,750 +35.54% 1
West Yorkshire +5 17 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Cambridgeshire -29 17 £52,500 - 3
Scotland +7 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Somerset +8 15 £41,000 -3.52%
Cheshire +14 14 £36,000 -10.00%
Cambridge -19 14 £52,500 +1.94% 2
Southampton +13 12 £45,000 -18.18%
Redhill +13 12 £24,000 -64.44%
Bristol +7 12 £35,000 +79.48% 6
Wales -1 12 £27,000 -20.58% 3

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 763 (39.53%) SQL
2 744 (38.55%) Mathematics
3 620 (32.12%) Degree
4 617 (31.97%) Analytics
5 595 (30.83%) Finance
6 515 (26.68%) Analytical Skills
7 509 (26.37%) Computer Science
8 492 (25.49%) Python
9 469 (24.30%) R
10 427 (22.12%) Machine Learning
11 296 (15.34%) Big Data
12 289 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
12 289 (14.97%) Java
13 277 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
13 277 (14.35%) Algorithms
14 276 (14.30%) SQL Server
15 274 (14.20%) Data Analysis
16 270 (13.99%) Microsoft
16 270 (13.99%) SAS
17 266 (13.78%) Marketing
18 253 (13.11%) Data Mining
19 225 (11.66%) PhD
20 219 (11.35%) Physics
21 211 (10.93%) Hadoop
22 207 (10.73%) ITIL
23 202 (10.47%) Visualisation
24 195 (10.10%) C++
25 182 (9.43%) MS Excel
26 174 (9.02%) Linux
27 171 (8.86%) Economics

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
1 270 (13.99%) SAS
2 143 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 48 (2.49%) Apache Pig
4 29 (1.50%) Apache
5 25 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 22 (1.14%) IIS
6 22 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.62%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.57%) Node.js
11 10 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.36%) CMS
15 6 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.26%) Moodle
16 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 182 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 142 (7.36%) SPSS
3 74 (3.83%) MS Office
4 73 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.57%) Gephi
6 11 (0.57%) GNU Octave
6 11 (0.57%) Mathematica
6 11 (0.57%) Stata
7 6 (0.31%) EViews
7 6 (0.31%) MS Project
8 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.21%) Weka
9 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.10%) GenStat
10 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.10%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.052%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 15 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (0.41%) FastStats
4 5 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.26%) MetaTrader
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.052%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.052%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.052%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.052%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.052%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 31 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (0.62%) Office 365
7 10 (0.52%) Mimecast
8 9 (0.47%) GitHub
9 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.36%) SoftLayer
10 6 (0.31%) SaaS
10 6 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
11 4 (0.21%) AdWords
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.052%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.052%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.052%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.89%) Firewall
2 70 (3.63%) WAN
3 68 (3.52%) LAN
4 58 (3.01%) Internet
5 40 (2.07%) Wireless
6 37 (1.92%) Network Security
7 35 (1.81%) VPN
8 34 (1.76%) MPLS
8 34 (1.76%) SMS
8 34 (1.76%) TCP/IP
9 30 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (1.45%) Intranet
11 27 (1.40%) DNS
12 25 (1.30%) DWDM
13 24 (1.24%) Unified Communications
14 22 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (1.14%) SAN
15 21 (1.09%) Cisco Wireless
16 20 (1.04%) NGN
16 20 (1.04%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (15.34%) Big Data
2 276 (14.30%) SQL Server
3 253 (13.11%) Data Mining
4 211 (10.93%) Hadoop
5 144 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
6 125 (6.48%) NoSQL
7 118 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 92 (4.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 82 (4.25%) Apache Hive
9 82 (4.25%) Relational Database
10 71 (3.68%) MySQL
11 66 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 60 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 55 (2.85%) MongoDB
14 42 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
15 40 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 39 (2.02%) Oracle Database
17 37 (1.92%) QlikView
18 36 (1.87%) RDBMS
19 35 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (1.14%) Maven
3 22 (1.14%) Subversion
4 16 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.83%) NUnit
5 11 (0.57%) JIRA
6 10 (0.52%) Mercurial
6 10 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.47%) Vagrant
8 8 (0.41%) Xcode
9 7 (0.36%) Selenium
10 6 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.26%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.21%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.21%) Grunt
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
General
1 595 (30.83%) Finance
2 266 (13.78%) Marketing
3 122 (6.32%) Retail
4 85 (4.40%) Banking
5 78 (4.04%) Games
6 61 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 39 (2.02%) Front Office
8 27 (1.40%) Legal
9 26 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 24 (1.24%) Law
11 23 (1.19%) Publishing
12 22 (1.14%) Local Government
13 20 (1.04%) Advertising
14 18 (0.93%) International Banking
14 18 (0.93%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.78%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.78%) German Language
16 13 (0.67%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.62%) Electronics
18 11 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 450 (23.32%) Analyst
2 370 (19.17%) Data Scientist
3 305 (15.80%) Developer
4 168 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 111 (5.75%) Senior Data Scientist
6 109 (5.65%) SQL Developer
7 99 (5.13%) Service Manager
8 70 (3.63%) Administrator
8 70 (3.63%) Junior
9 68 (3.52%) DBA
10 60 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
11 59 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 58 (3.01%) C# Developer
13 56 (2.90%) Machine Learning Scientist
13 56 (2.90%) SQL DBA
14 55 (2.85%) SQL Analyst
15 53 (2.75%) SQL BI Developer
15 53 (2.75%) Support Manager
16 52 (2.69%) Senior Developer
17 51 (2.64%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (6.32%) .NET
2 116 (6.01%) HTML
3 75 (3.89%) NumPy
4 61 (3.16%) SciPy
5 59 (3.06%) CSS
6 55 (2.85%) Web Services
7 53 (2.75%) Natural Language Processing
8 52 (2.69%) D3.js
9 48 (2.49%) Pandas
10 44 (2.28%) Flash
11 39 (2.02%) XML
12 29 (1.50%) ASP.NET
13 28 (1.45%) AngularJS
14 27 (1.40%) MDX
15 22 (1.14%) scikit-learn
15 22 (1.14%) WPF
16 21 (1.09%) HTML5
17 20 (1.04%) Middleware
17 20 (1.04%) RESTful
18 19 (0.98%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 744 (38.55%) Mathematics
2 515 (26.68%) Analytical Skills
3 509 (26.37%) Computer Science
4 277 (14.35%) Algorithms
5 219 (11.35%) Physics
6 202 (10.47%) Visualisation
7 171 (8.86%) Economics
8 137 (7.10%) Management Information System
9 119 (6.17%) Data Centre
10 98 (5.08%) User Experience
11 67 (3.47%) Artificial Intelligence
12 63 (3.26%) Applied Mathematics
13 58 (3.01%) Data Integration
14 56 (2.90%) Hedge funds
15 38 (1.97%) Social Media
16 36 (1.87%) Equities
17 35 (1.81%) Neural Network
18 33 (1.71%) Data Structures
18 33 (1.71%) Mobile App
19 30 (1.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 174 (9.02%) Linux
2 149 (7.72%) Windows
3 93 (4.82%) Unix
4 58 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 46 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (1.76%) CentOS
7 26 (1.35%) Android
8 21 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 21 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.98%) Apple iOS
9 19 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.52%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.26%) Debian
14 4 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.10%) VMS
15 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (31.97%) Analytics
2 427 (22.12%) Machine Learning
3 289 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
4 277 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
5 274 (14.20%) Data Analysis
6 207 (10.73%) ITIL
7 167 (8.65%) Data Analytics
8 139 (7.20%) Service Delivery
9 136 (7.05%) Statistical Modelling
10 127 (6.58%) Data Modelling
11 126 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 125 (6.48%) Predictive Modelling
13 120 (6.22%) E-Commerce
14 114 (5.91%) Software Engineering
15 94 (4.87%) Data Visualisation
16 93 (4.82%) Operations Research
17 91 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
18 88 (4.56%) Statistical Analysis
19 87 (4.51%) Data Management
19 87 (4.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 763 (39.53%) SQL
2 492 (25.49%) Python
3 469 (24.30%) R
4 289 (14.97%) Java
5 195 (10.10%) C++
6 159 (8.24%) C#
7 146 (7.56%) MATLAB
8 135 (6.99%) JavaScript
9 99 (5.13%) Scala
10 93 (4.82%) C
11 73 (3.78%) VBA
12 66 (3.42%) T-SQL
13 55 (2.85%) Shell Script
14 49 (2.54%) PowerShell
15 42 (2.18%) Perl
16 41 (2.12%) Ruby
17 33 (1.71%) PL/SQL
18 20 (1.04%) Bash Shell
19 18 (0.93%) Clojure
20 15 (0.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 620 (32.12%) Degree
2 225 (11.66%) PhD
3 49 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (2.38%) ISEB
4 46 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 42 (2.18%) CCNP
6 41 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (2.02%) Security Cleared
8 25 (1.30%) SC Cleared
9 23 (1.19%) MCSE
9 23 (1.19%) Postgraduate
10 18 (0.93%) CCIE
11 17 (0.88%) CCNA
12 12 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 11 (0.57%) MBA
13 11 (0.57%) MCP
14 9 (0.47%) CCDP
15 8 (0.41%) MCDBA
16 7 (0.36%) CISSP
16 7 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.68%) SLA
2 71 (3.68%) QA
3 70 (3.63%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.73%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.52%) COSO
7 10 (0.52%) 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
10 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.10%) SDET
11 1 (0.052%) COSHH
11 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.052%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.052%) TickIT
System Software
1 51 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.67%) Docker
4 10 (0.52%) vSphere
4 10 (0.52%) Xen
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.31%) vCloud
7 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.26%) XenApp
7 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.21%) HDFS
8 4 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.16%) NFS
10 2 (0.10%) iptables
10 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.10%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.10%) XenServer
11 1 (0.052%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 37 (1.92%) Puppet
2 11 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.47%) Perfmon
4 8 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.41%) SCCM
5 7 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.36%) Nagios
6 6 (0.31%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.31%) Kibana
6 6 (0.31%) logstash
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%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.16%) SCOM
8 3 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 270 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 113 (5.85%) Oracle
3 104 (5.39%) Google
4 102 (5.28%) Tableau
5 83 (4.30%) Cisco
6 56 (2.90%) VMware
7 46 (2.38%) Citrix
8 40 (2.07%) Cadence
9 36 (1.87%) HP
10 31 (1.61%) SAP
10 31 (1.61%) SolarWinds
11 26 (1.35%) Dell
12 24 (1.24%) CheckPoint
12 24 (1.24%) IBM
13 22 (1.14%) Cognos
13 22 (1.14%) F5
14 20 (1.04%) Facebook
14 20 (1.04%) Remedy
15 18 (0.93%) Adobe
15 18 (0.93%) Splunk
Godalming, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Flexi-time, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 pa, £50,000 OTE
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27255.00 - £28635.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car, 15% pension, bonus, BUPA etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago