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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 179 184 173
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 29 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.45% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 1.63% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 26
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1229 1532 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.95% 27.75% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1293 1055
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 11 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 11 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 +17 15 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Warwickshire +16 7 £38,500 +10.00%
Worcestershire +3 2 £43,750 -
Staffordshire -10 2 £36,250 +0.69%
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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 26 (36.62%) Mathematics
2 23 (32.39%) Analytics
2 23 (32.39%) Degree
3 19 (26.76%) Data Analysis
3 19 (26.76%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) MySQL
4 15 (21.13%) SLA
4 15 (21.13%) Finance
5 14 (19.72%) Economics
6 13 (18.31%) Change Management
6 13 (18.31%) Cisco
6 13 (18.31%) MATLAB
6 13 (18.31%) Big Data
6 13 (18.31%) R
7 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
7 12 (16.90%) Data Analytics
7 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
7 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
7 12 (16.90%) Benchmarking
7 12 (16.90%) Python
7 12 (16.90%) Games
8 11 (15.49%) SPSS
8 11 (15.49%) Time Management
9 10 (14.08%) CCNA
9 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
10 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
10 9 (12.68%) Marketing
11 8 (11.27%) Google
11 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (4.23%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) TYPO3
2 2 (2.82%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) SPSS
2 4 (5.63%) Stata
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) WebTrends
2 7 (9.86%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.82%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) WAN
1 8 (11.27%) IP Telephony
2 7 (9.86%) Wireless
2 7 (9.86%) DWDM
3 5 (7.04%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) IPsec
4 2 (2.82%) ATM
4 2 (2.82%) ISDN
4 2 (2.82%) MPLS
4 2 (2.82%) OSPF
4 2 (2.82%) BGP
4 2 (2.82%) DSL
4 2 (2.82%) X.21
4 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.82%) PPP
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) MySQL
2 13 (18.31%) Big Data
3 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
3 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.86%) Data Mining
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.82%) OLAP
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.82%) QlikView
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Games
3 9 (12.68%) Marketing
4 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Data Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.63%) Statistical Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.23%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Graduate
7 3 (4.23%) Process Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) QA Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.82%) Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Mathematics
2 14 (19.72%) Economics
3 7 (9.86%) Physics
3 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.63%) Blog
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Social Media
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Analytics
2 19 (26.76%) Data Analysis
3 13 (18.31%) Change Management
4 12 (16.90%) Benchmarking
4 12 (16.90%) Data Analytics
4 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
5 11 (15.49%) Time Management
6 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
7 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.86%) Web Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) Web Development
8 7 (9.86%) Fault Management
8 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.86%) Statistical Modelling
8 7 (9.86%) System Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (9.86%) Customer Segmentation
9 6 (8.45%) ERP
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) MATLAB
2 13 (18.31%) R
3 12 (16.90%) Python
4 3 (4.23%) VBA
5 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
3 6 (8.45%) CCNP
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) PhD
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) BS7799
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Netcool
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco
2 8 (11.27%) Juniper
2 8 (11.27%) Google
3 6 (8.45%) Pegasus
3 6 (8.45%) Nortel
3 6 (8.45%) SAP
4 4 (5.63%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.82%) Intel
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Omniture
6 1 (1.41%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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