The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 28 July 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 187 179 166
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 34 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 1.99% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 30
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,750 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1243 1560 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.07% 28.15% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1322 1062
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region.

Statistics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Statistics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 18 £35,000 -17.64%
Warwickshire +13 9 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Worcestershire +2 2 £43,750 -
Staffordshire -10 2 £36,250 +0.69%
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 23 (32.86%) Degree
2 22 (31.43%) Mathematics
3 20 (28.57%) Analytics
4 19 (27.14%) MySQL
4 19 (27.14%) Data Analysis
5 17 (24.29%) SQL
6 15 (21.43%) SLA
6 15 (21.43%) Cisco
7 14 (20.00%) Economics
7 14 (20.00%) Finance
7 14 (20.00%) Time Management
8 13 (18.57%) R
8 13 (18.57%) Big Data
8 13 (18.57%) MATLAB
9 12 (17.14%) Benchmarking
9 12 (17.14%) Python
9 12 (17.14%) Games
9 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
9 12 (17.14%) Machine Learning
9 12 (17.14%) NoSQL
9 12 (17.14%) Data Analytics
9 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
10 11 (15.71%) Change Management
10 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
11 10 (14.29%) SPSS
11 10 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
12 9 (12.86%) CCNA
12 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (11.43%) WebTrends
13 8 (11.43%) WAN

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (4.29%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) SPSS
2 4 (5.71%) Stata
3 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) WebTrends
2 7 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) WAN
1 8 (11.43%) IP Telephony
2 7 (10.00%) Wireless
2 7 (10.00%) DWDM
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) Firewall
4 3 (4.29%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) GPRS
4 3 (4.29%) 4G
5 1 (1.43%) IPsec
5 1 (1.43%) DSL
5 1 (1.43%) X.21
5 1 (1.43%) BGP
5 1 (1.43%) MPLS
5 1 (1.43%) OSPF
5 1 (1.43%) 3G
5 1 (1.43%) CTI
5 1 (1.43%) ATM
5 1 (1.43%) ISDN
5 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) Big Data
3 12 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.86%) QlikView
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.86%) OLAP
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Games
3 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.57%) Marketing
5 4 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Automotive
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Data Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Data Scientist
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Statistical Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Statistician
6 3 (4.29%) Process Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Graduate
7 2 (2.86%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Network Support
7 2 (2.86%) Support Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Mathematics
2 14 (20.00%) Economics
3 7 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.00%) Physics
4 4 (5.71%) Blog
4 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
6 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Analytics
2 19 (27.14%) Data Analysis
3 14 (20.00%) Time Management
4 12 (17.14%) Benchmarking
4 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 12 (17.14%) Machine Learning
4 12 (17.14%) Data Analytics
5 11 (15.71%) Change Management
6 10 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (10.00%) Web Analytics
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 7 (10.00%) Fault Management
8 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) System Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) R
2 13 (18.57%) MATLAB
3 12 (17.14%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (32.86%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) CCNA
2 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (8.57%) CCNP
5 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) PhD
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.43%) Netcool
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Cisco
2 8 (11.43%) Google
3 7 (10.00%) Juniper
4 6 (8.57%) Nortel
5 4 (5.71%) SAP
5 4 (5.71%) Pegasus
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.29%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.86%) Intel
8 1 (1.43%) VMware
8 1 (1.43%) Omniture
8 1 (1.43%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.43%) Remedy
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle
8 1 (1.43%) Cognos
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) Tableau
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 14 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago