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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 295 366 356
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -10
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 1000 908 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.84% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 1.98% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 817 668 659
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,023 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +65 923 £46,000 +2.22% 111
London +10 474 £57,500 +15.00% 57
South East +101 230 £40,000 +4.57% 14
City of London +56 89 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Berkshire +45 62 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Wales +49 61 £52,000 +99.99% 4
North West +21 57 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Hampshire +30 54 £32,500 -15.58% 1
South Wales +42 50 £30,000 +27.65% 4
Surrey +19 50 £47,500 +11.76% 3
South West -19 40 £28,000 -21.12% 5
West Midlands +4 37 £30,000 -20.00% 8
Yorkshire +26 32 £36,000 +6.66% 2
East of England +18 32 £55,000 +35.03% 11
Manchester -16 31 £45,000 - 8
Newport +22 30 £52,500 +123.40%
West Yorkshire +24 29 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Brighton - 25 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 25 £42,500 -
Leeds +27 24 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 24 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Southampton +19 23 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Bracknell +14 17 £37,500 +92.30% 1
East Midlands +12 16 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Cheshire +39 15 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Birmingham -24 15 £30,000 +10.95% 3
West Sussex +32 14 £52,000 +4.00%
Buckinghamshire +21 14 £26,000 -25.71% 3
Milton Keynes +17 13 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Staines +12 13 - -

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 671 (34.77%) SQL
2 668 (34.61%) Mathematics
3 662 (34.30%) Degree
4 642 (33.26%) Analytics
5 573 (29.69%) Finance
6 540 (27.98%) Python
7 481 (24.92%) Analytical Skills
8 480 (24.87%) Computer Science
9 438 (22.69%) Machine Learning
10 370 (19.17%) R
11 314 (16.27%) Big Data
12 306 (15.85%) Data Analysis
13 300 (15.54%) Marketing
14 270 (13.99%) Data Mining
15 256 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
16 254 (13.16%) PhD
17 249 (12.90%) SQL Server
18 246 (12.75%) Algorithms
19 244 (12.64%) Java
20 238 (12.33%) SAS
21 230 (11.92%) Microsoft
22 227 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
23 221 (11.45%) ITIL
24 212 (10.98%) Windows
25 201 (10.41%) C++
26 198 (10.26%) MS Excel
27 189 (9.79%) Linux
28 185 (9.59%) Data Analytics
29 169 (8.76%) Visualisation
30 165 (8.55%) Physics

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 (12.33%) SAS
2 145 (7.51%) Apache Spark
3 54 (2.80%) Apache
4 40 (2.07%) MS Exchange
5 31 (1.61%) IIS
6 23 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.09%) Apache Pig
8 20 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (1.04%) Skype for Business
9 18 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 9 (0.47%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.36%) CMS
13 7 (0.36%) WordPress
14 6 (0.31%) Confluence
15 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (0.21%) Captiva
16 4 (0.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 198 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 144 (7.46%) SPSS
3 116 (6.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 101 (5.23%) MS Office
5 26 (1.35%) Stata
6 15 (0.78%) GNU Octave
7 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.21%) EViews
10 3 (0.16%) Weka
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.10%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.10%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.10%) Maple
11 2 (0.10%) MS Project
11 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.10%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.052%) Mathcad
12 1 (0.052%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 25 (1.30%) FastStats
2 12 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle AML
6 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.052%) Data Workbench
8 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.052%) Magento
8 1 (0.052%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.052%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (2.59%) Office 365
3 39 (2.02%) Google Analytics
4 38 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.24%) Adobe Analytics
6 20 (1.04%) GitHub
7 19 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
8 16 (0.83%) SaaS
9 15 (0.78%) SoftLayer
10 14 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
11 12 (0.62%) Mimecast
12 7 (0.36%) Google Play
13 5 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.26%) PaaS
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.16%) IaaS
14 3 (0.16%) iTunes
15 2 (0.10%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.30%) Wireless
2 81 (4.20%) Internet
3 65 (3.37%) WAN
4 64 (3.32%) LAN
5 58 (3.01%) Firewall
6 53 (2.75%) DNS
7 50 (2.59%) VPN
8 48 (2.49%) SAN
9 42 (2.18%) Intranet
9 42 (2.18%) Network Security
10 39 (2.02%) SMS
11 37 (1.92%) TCP/IP
12 30 (1.55%) DHCP
13 26 (1.35%) HTTP
13 26 (1.35%) VLAN
14 25 (1.30%) VoIP
15 24 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (1.19%) SSL
17 19 (0.98%) IP Telephony
18 18 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (16.27%) Big Data
2 270 (13.99%) Data Mining
3 249 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 160 (8.29%) Hadoop
5 124 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 93 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 86 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 80 (4.15%) MySQL
9 74 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 65 (3.37%) Relational Database
11 58 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
12 54 (2.80%) Apache Hive
13 53 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 51 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 50 (2.59%) MongoDB
16 41 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 37 (1.92%) QlikView
18 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (1.45%) HBase
20 27 (1.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 26 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.09%) JIRA
5 18 (0.93%) Vagrant
6 17 (0.88%) NUnit
6 17 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.83%) Maven
8 14 (0.73%) Subversion
9 13 (0.67%) Ranorex
9 13 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.41%) Xcode
11 7 (0.36%) Selenium
12 5 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (0.16%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.10%) ERwin
14 2 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 573 (29.69%) Finance
2 300 (15.54%) Marketing
3 104 (5.39%) Retail
4 75 (3.89%) Games
5 68 (3.52%) Banking
6 62 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.87%) Front Office
8 30 (1.55%) Publishing
9 27 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.30%) Advertising
11 23 (1.19%) Automotive
12 21 (1.09%) French Language
13 20 (1.04%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.78%) Law
15 14 (0.73%) International Banking
16 13 (0.67%) Electronics
16 13 (0.67%) Legal
17 12 (0.62%) Billing
18 11 (0.57%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 403 (20.88%) Analyst
2 315 (16.32%) Data Scientist
3 265 (13.73%) Developer
4 142 (7.36%) Data Analyst
5 98 (5.08%) Service Manager
6 91 (4.72%) Senior Data Scientist
7 80 (4.15%) DBA
8 74 (3.83%) Administrator
9 69 (3.58%) Junior
10 67 (3.47%) SQL DBA
11 65 (3.37%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 62 (3.21%) Delivery Manager
13 58 (3.01%) Consultant
13 58 (3.01%) Insight Analyst
14 53 (2.75%) Services Delivery Manager
15 44 (2.28%) Network Engineer
16 43 (2.23%) Software Engineer
17 42 (2.18%) C# Developer
17 42 (2.18%) Quantitative Developer
18 41 (2.12%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (4.40%) .NET
2 81 (4.20%) HTML
3 60 (3.11%) Natural Language Processing
4 49 (2.54%) Flash
5 40 (2.07%) NumPy
6 33 (1.71%) CSS
7 31 (1.61%) Web Services
7 31 (1.61%) XML
8 25 (1.30%) Pandas
9 24 (1.24%) RESTful
10 23 (1.19%) SciPy
11 22 (1.14%) .NET Framework
12 20 (1.04%) AngularJS
12 20 (1.04%) Django
13 19 (0.98%) Ajax
13 19 (0.98%) ASP.NET
13 19 (0.98%) REST
13 19 (0.98%) Spring
14 18 (0.93%) MDX
14 18 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 668 (34.61%) Mathematics
2 481 (24.92%) Analytical Skills
3 480 (24.87%) Computer Science
4 246 (12.75%) Algorithms
5 169 (8.76%) Visualisation
6 165 (8.55%) Physics
7 139 (7.20%) Data Centre
8 125 (6.48%) Economics
9 118 (6.11%) Management Information System
10 75 (3.89%) Artificial Intelligence
11 74 (3.83%) User Experience
12 63 (3.26%) Hedge funds
13 47 (2.44%) Fintech
13 47 (2.44%) Neural Network
14 46 (2.38%) Social Media
15 44 (2.28%) Credit Risk
16 41 (2.12%) Data Structures
17 35 (1.81%) Applied Mathematics
18 34 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 33 (1.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 212 (10.98%) Windows
2 189 (9.79%) Linux
3 117 (6.06%) Unix
4 58 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 37 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 36 (1.87%) Apple iOS
7 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.19%) Android
10 21 (1.09%) CentOS
11 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.62%) Windows Phone
13 10 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.41%) Solaris
14 8 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.26%) Debian
16 5 (0.26%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.052%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (33.26%) Analytics
2 438 (22.69%) Machine Learning
3 306 (15.85%) Data Analysis
4 256 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
5 227 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 221 (11.45%) ITIL
7 185 (9.59%) Data Analytics
8 156 (8.08%) Service Delivery
9 148 (7.67%) Software Engineering
10 134 (6.94%) Predictive Modelling
11 129 (6.68%) Data Modelling
11 129 (6.68%) Statistical Modelling
12 106 (5.49%) Mentoring
13 101 (5.23%) Statistical Analysis
14 97 (5.03%) ETL
14 97 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 91 (4.72%) E-Commerce
15 91 (4.72%) OO
15 91 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
16 89 (4.61%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 671 (34.77%) SQL
2 540 (27.98%) Python
3 370 (19.17%) R
4 244 (12.64%) Java
5 201 (10.41%) C++
6 133 (6.89%) C#
7 112 (5.80%) MATLAB
8 86 (4.46%) JavaScript
8 86 (4.46%) Scala
9 83 (4.30%) PowerShell
10 80 (4.15%) T-SQL
11 59 (3.06%) VBA
12 51 (2.64%) C
13 45 (2.33%) Perl
14 44 (2.28%) Ruby
15 41 (2.12%) PHP
16 28 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 25 (1.30%) Clojure
18 23 (1.19%) Shell Script
19 22 (1.14%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 662 (34.30%) Degree
2 254 (13.16%) PhD
3 65 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (2.33%) CCNA
6 40 (2.07%) ISEB
7 38 (1.97%) Security Cleared
8 34 (1.76%) CCNP
9 28 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (1.40%) MCSA
11 26 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (1.04%) MCSE
13 16 (0.83%) CCIE
13 16 (0.83%) RHCA
13 16 (0.83%) RHCSA
14 14 (0.73%) SC Cleared
15 11 (0.57%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.52%) Postgraduate
17 9 (0.47%) MCP
17 9 (0.47%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (8.45%) SLA
2 78 (4.04%) QA
3 43 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 23 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.67%) COBIT
7 12 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.16%) BS7799
10 2 (0.10%) Basel III
10 2 (0.10%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.10%) MiFID
10 2 (0.10%) SDET
11 1 (0.052%) IAS 39
11 1 (0.052%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 100 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 82 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (1.40%) vSphere
4 17 (0.88%) XenApp
5 15 (0.78%) Terminal Services
6 11 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.52%) Docker
8 9 (0.47%) BitLocker
8 9 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.26%) Firmware
9 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.26%) NFS
9 5 (0.26%) XenServer
10 4 (0.21%) HDFS
10 4 (0.21%) iptables
10 4 (0.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 4 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (1.30%) Nagios
2 22 (1.14%) Puppet
2 22 (1.14%) SCCM
3 20 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
6 10 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.31%) Perfmon
10 5 (0.26%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.21%) Cacti
11 4 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.21%) Netcool
11 4 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 230 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 126 (6.53%) Oracle
3 105 (5.44%) Cisco
4 88 (4.56%) Tableau
5 84 (4.35%) VMware
6 74 (3.83%) Google
7 73 (3.78%) Citrix
8 46 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 45 (2.33%) HP
10 39 (2.02%) Cadence
10 39 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 38 (1.97%) SAP
12 33 (1.71%) Splunk
13 30 (1.55%) IBM
13 30 (1.55%) Remedy
14 26 (1.35%) Adobe
15 25 (1.30%) Juniper
16 23 (1.19%) Facebook
17 17 (0.88%) CheckPoint
18 16 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
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