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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK
Rank 301 329 377
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +48
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 852 911 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 2.17% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 654 699 657
Median salary £47,093 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.85% +6.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,725 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.68% -

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
34113 41962 41688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.58% 42.65% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27792 33656 33795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +20 757 £47,500 -5.00% 125
London +12 407 £57,500 +4.54% 65
South East +39 124 £45,000 +2.85% 17
North West +16 88 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Wales +49 66 £40,000 -14.43% 1
South Wales +51 65 £40,000 -14.43% 1
City of London +16 48 £60,000 +3.89% 15
Newport +14 48 £37,725 -17.04%
Manchester -28 38 £41,500 +3.75% 5
South West +8 37 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +9 33 £52,500 +5.00% 11
West Midlands -22 30 £35,000 -10.25% 14
Surrey +27 28 £57,500 +50.32% 2
Cheshire +32 26 £32,000 -14.04%
Hampshire +9 22 £30,500 -41.90% 1
Berkshire +33 21 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Warrington +34 20 £32,000 +2.40%
Yorkshire +32 20 £35,000 -1.40% 3
West Yorkshire +33 17 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Bristol +11 17 £30,000 -14.28%
East Midlands +4 17 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +34 16 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Milton Keynes +30 16 £37,500 -6.25%
Merseyside 0 16 £46,250 +79.28% 3
Birmingham -3 16 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Leeds +36 15 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Scotland +12 15 £35,700 -4.80% 1
Liverpool +5 15 £47,500 +84.12% 2
Cambridge +4 15 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Cambridgeshire +2 15 £57,500 +21.05% 4

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 642 (35.20%) SQL
2 623 (34.16%) Degree
3 610 (33.44%) Mathematics
4 492 (26.97%) Analytics
5 479 (26.26%) Finance
6 449 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
7 445 (24.40%) Python
8 398 (21.82%) Computer Science
9 393 (21.55%) R
10 368 (20.18%) Machine Learning
11 309 (16.94%) Big Data
12 284 (15.57%) Microsoft
13 251 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
14 249 (13.65%) PhD
15 248 (13.60%) SQL Server
16 247 (13.54%) Marketing
17 234 (12.83%) MS Excel
18 227 (12.45%) ITIL
19 222 (12.17%) Algorithms
20 214 (11.73%) Windows
20 214 (11.73%) SAS
21 207 (11.35%) Data Mining
22 203 (11.13%) Data Analysis
23 196 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
24 186 (10.20%) Apache Spark
25 183 (10.03%) Java
26 173 (9.48%) SLA
26 173 (9.48%) Hadoop
27 156 (8.55%) Service Delivery
28 152 (8.33%) Visualisation

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
1 214 (11.73%) SAS
2 186 (10.20%) Apache Spark
3 66 (3.62%) Apache
4 31 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (1.59%) Skype for Business
7 24 (1.32%) MS Exchange
8 20 (1.10%) IIS
9 17 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 15 (0.82%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.55%) CMS
12 10 (0.55%) Confluence
13 8 (0.44%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.22%) Captiva
16 4 (0.22%) Documentum
16 4 (0.22%) Drupal
16 4 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 234 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 128 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 120 (6.58%) SPSS
4 119 (6.52%) MS Office
5 32 (1.75%) Stata
6 13 (0.71%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.60%) GNU Octave
8 10 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.38%) MS Project
9 7 (0.38%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.27%) EViews
11 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.16%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.11%) CPLEX
13 2 (0.11%) Maple
13 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.11%) Weka
14 1 (0.055%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 22 (1.21%) FastStats
2 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.16%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle AML
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.055%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.055%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.055%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.055%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.055%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 89 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (2.41%) Office 365
3 41 (2.25%) SaaS
4 39 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.32%) Google Analytics
7 22 (1.21%) GitHub
8 20 (1.10%) Mimecast
9 19 (1.04%) PaaS
10 17 (0.93%) IaaS
11 12 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.44%) AdWords
13 7 (0.38%) MailChimp
14 5 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
16 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
16 3 (0.16%) Responsys
16 3 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.13%) Internet
2 46 (2.52%) SMS
3 42 (2.30%) SAN
4 41 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.86%) HTTP
6 33 (1.81%) LAN
6 33 (1.81%) WAN
7 30 (1.64%) DNS
8 29 (1.59%) VPN
9 28 (1.54%) Wireless
10 27 (1.48%) Firewall
11 24 (1.32%) Intranet
12 21 (1.15%) BGP
12 21 (1.15%) DHCP
12 21 (1.15%) MPLS
12 21 (1.15%) VLAN
13 20 (1.10%) VoIP
14 19 (1.04%) SSH
15 18 (0.99%) LDAP
15 18 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (16.94%) Big Data
2 248 (13.60%) SQL Server
3 207 (11.35%) Data Mining
4 173 (9.48%) Hadoop
5 133 (7.29%) NoSQL
6 128 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 119 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 99 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
9 97 (5.32%) MySQL
10 73 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
11 68 (3.73%) Relational Database
12 62 (3.40%) MongoDB
13 56 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 52 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
15 49 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 39 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (1.75%) HBase
19 31 (1.70%) RDBMS
20 29 (1.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 27 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (1.26%) Visual Studio
3 20 (1.10%) JIRA
4 17 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 17 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.71%) NUnit
6 11 (0.60%) Ranorex
6 11 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (0.49%) Subversion
9 6 (0.33%) Maven
10 5 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.22%) Xcode
12 3 (0.16%) Apache Continuum
12 3 (0.16%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.11%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.11%) Gatling
General
1 479 (26.26%) Finance
2 247 (13.54%) Marketing
3 74 (4.06%) Retail
4 58 (3.18%) Banking
5 42 (2.30%) Games
6 39 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.97%) Publishing
8 29 (1.59%) Advertising
9 25 (1.37%) Front Office
10 23 (1.26%) Law
11 20 (1.10%) Legal
12 18 (0.99%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.77%) Billing
15 11 (0.60%) Military
16 9 (0.49%) Automotive
16 9 (0.49%) Electronics
16 9 (0.49%) French Language
16 9 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
17 8 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 364 (19.96%) Analyst
2 306 (16.78%) Data Scientist
3 251 (13.76%) Developer
4 136 (7.46%) Data Analyst
5 105 (5.76%) Service Manager
6 97 (5.32%) DBA
7 81 (4.44%) SQL DBA
8 77 (4.22%) Senior Data Scientist
9 70 (3.84%) C# Developer
10 67 (3.67%) Administrator
11 65 (3.56%) Delivery Manager
12 56 (3.07%) Services Delivery Manager
13 51 (2.80%) Consultant
14 40 (2.19%) Insight Analyst
14 40 (2.19%) SQL Developer
15 37 (2.03%) .NET Developer
15 37 (2.03%) Business Analyst
15 37 (2.03%) Support Manager
16 36 (1.97%) Architect
17 35 (1.92%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (5.15%) .NET
2 66 (3.62%) HTML
3 46 (2.52%) Flash
4 44 (2.41%) XML
5 35 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
6 32 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 32 (1.75%) REST
7 30 (1.64%) Ajax
8 29 (1.59%) scikit-learn
9 22 (1.21%) NumPy
9 22 (1.21%) WPF
10 21 (1.15%) .NET Framework
11 20 (1.10%) Flask
12 19 (1.04%) Pandas
12 19 (1.04%) STL
13 18 (0.99%) D3.js
14 17 (0.93%) Akka
14 17 (0.93%) Play Framework
14 17 (0.93%) Web Services
15 15 (0.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 610 (33.44%) Mathematics
2 449 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
3 398 (21.82%) Computer Science
4 222 (12.17%) Algorithms
5 152 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 148 (8.11%) Data Centre
7 135 (7.40%) Physics
8 133 (7.29%) Economics
9 119 (6.52%) Management Information System
10 66 (3.62%) Data Structures
11 50 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
12 45 (2.47%) Credit Risk
13 44 (2.41%) Applied Mathematics
14 41 (2.25%) Neural Network
14 41 (2.25%) User Experience
15 36 (1.97%) Social Media
16 31 (1.70%) Hedge funds
17 28 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 27 (1.48%) Psychology
18 27 (1.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 214 (11.73%) Windows
2 146 (8.00%) Linux
3 113 (6.20%) Unix
4 46 (2.52%) Windows 7
5 44 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (2.08%) Windows Server
8 28 (1.54%) Android
9 25 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (1.26%) Solaris
11 22 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (0.99%) Windows Phone
14 12 (0.66%) CentOS
14 12 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.38%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.27%) AIX
18 4 (0.22%) Debian
18 4 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (26.97%) Analytics
2 368 (20.18%) Machine Learning
3 251 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (12.45%) ITIL
5 203 (11.13%) Data Analysis
6 196 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
7 156 (8.55%) Service Delivery
8 142 (7.79%) Data Analytics
9 140 (7.68%) Data Modelling
10 139 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 134 (7.35%) ETL
12 129 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 126 (6.91%) Mentoring
14 113 (6.20%) Statistical Modelling
15 111 (6.09%) Statistical Analysis
16 99 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
17 97 (5.32%) Performance Management
18 86 (4.71%) Contract Management
19 84 (4.61%) Critical Success Factor
19 84 (4.61%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 642 (35.20%) SQL
2 445 (24.40%) Python
3 393 (21.55%) R
4 183 (10.03%) Java
5 149 (8.17%) C#
6 118 (6.47%) C++
7 102 (5.59%) MATLAB
8 101 (5.54%) T-SQL
9 96 (5.26%) Scala
9 96 (5.26%) VBA
10 79 (4.33%) JavaScript
11 60 (3.29%) PowerShell
12 57 (3.13%) PHP
13 39 (2.14%) C
14 34 (1.86%) Perl
15 28 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 24 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.04%) VB
18 17 (0.93%) Ruby
19 13 (0.71%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 623 (34.16%) Degree
2 249 (13.65%) PhD
3 64 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 54 (2.96%) ISEB
5 49 (2.69%) Security Cleared
6 34 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (1.64%) CCNA
8 28 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 26 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (1.43%) MCSA
10 21 (1.15%) MCSE
11 20 (1.10%) CCNP
12 17 (0.93%) CISSP
12 17 (0.93%) Postgraduate
13 16 (0.88%) MCP
14 15 (0.82%) MCTS
14 15 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (0.66%) A+ Certification
16 11 (0.60%) CEH
16 11 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (9.48%) SLA
2 85 (4.66%) QA
3 40 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
5 7 (0.38%) COBIT
6 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) BS7799
8 2 (0.11%) GCP
8 2 (0.11%) GLP
8 2 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.055%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.055%) SDET
System Software
1 79 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 60 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.99%) Firmware
4 17 (0.93%) iptables
4 17 (0.93%) vSphere
5 16 (0.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 16 (0.88%) Samba
6 14 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 12 (0.66%) Apache Flume
9 10 (0.55%) XenServer
10 9 (0.49%) BitLocker
10 9 (0.49%) Docker
11 8 (0.44%) HDFS
11 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
11 8 (0.44%) XenApp
12 6 (0.33%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.27%) NFS
13 5 (0.27%) Xen
14 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (1.43%) Nagios
2 22 (1.21%) NetBackup
3 17 (0.93%) SCCM
4 16 (0.88%) Cacti
4 16 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
4 16 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
4 16 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 12 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (0.60%) CSIRT
7 11 (0.60%) Puppet
8 9 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (0.44%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.27%) vMotion
12 4 (0.22%) Ansible
12 4 (0.22%) Mesos
12 4 (0.22%) Netcool
Vendors
1 284 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 131 (7.18%) Oracle
3 82 (4.50%) Tableau
4 68 (3.73%) VMware
5 62 (3.40%) Cisco
6 52 (2.85%) Cadence
7 44 (2.41%) Google
8 42 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 41 (2.25%) Citrix
9 41 (2.25%) HP
10 23 (1.26%) Juniper
11 22 (1.21%) NetApp
11 22 (1.21%) SolarWinds
12 21 (1.15%) Sun
13 20 (1.10%) Remedy
13 20 (1.10%) SAP
14 19 (1.04%) IBM
15 17 (0.93%) Adobe
15 17 (0.93%) Hortonworks
15 17 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Medical, Life Assurance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newhaven, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £125000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derbyshire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus extensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £28500 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Neg - full corporate benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Share options, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago