The 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 189 171 169
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 28 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.79% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 2.40% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 31
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Statistics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1657 1791 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 32.86% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1543 1294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +6 14 £35,000 -17.64%
Warwickshire +11 11 £38,500 +6.20% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (33.85%) Degree
2 19 (29.23%) Analytics
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
3 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
4 17 (26.15%) MySQL
4 17 (26.15%) Cisco
5 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (21.54%) Economics
6 14 (21.54%) Time Management
6 14 (21.54%) Finance
6 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
7 13 (20.00%) SLA
8 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (18.46%) ITIL
8 12 (18.46%) R
9 11 (16.92%) Bayesian Methods
9 11 (16.92%) Big Data
9 11 (16.92%) Statistical Modelling
9 11 (16.92%) Benchmarking
10 10 (15.38%) MATLAB
10 10 (15.38%) Games
10 10 (15.38%) Python
10 10 (15.38%) Data Analytics
10 10 (15.38%) Hadoop
10 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
10 10 (15.38%) Machine Learning
11 9 (13.85%) IP Telephony
11 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.62%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) SPSS
2 4 (6.15%) Stata
3 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) WebTrends
2 7 (10.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) IP Telephony
1 9 (13.85%) WAN
2 7 (10.77%) DWDM
2 7 (10.77%) Wireless
3 6 (9.23%) VPN
3 6 (9.23%) GPRS
3 6 (9.23%) Internet
3 6 (9.23%) 4G
4 3 (4.62%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.54%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) Big Data
3 10 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.62%) QlikView
6 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.08%) OLAP
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 14 (21.54%) Finance
3 10 (15.38%) Games
4 7 (10.77%) Marketing
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Data Scientist
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.62%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Statistician
7 3 (4.62%) Graduate
7 3 (4.62%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) QA Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Network Support
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
2 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (21.54%) Economics
4 8 (12.31%) Visualisation
5 7 (10.77%) User Experience
5 7 (10.77%) Physics
6 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
7 4 (6.15%) Blog
7 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.08%) GIS
10 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Analytics
2 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 14 (21.54%) Time Management
3 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
4 12 (18.46%) ITIL
5 11 (16.92%) Bayesian Methods
5 11 (16.92%) Statistical Modelling
5 11 (16.92%) Benchmarking
6 10 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 10 (15.38%) Machine Learning
7 8 (12.31%) Change Management
7 8 (12.31%) Fault Management
7 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (12.31%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (10.77%) Customer Segmentation
8 7 (10.77%) Web Development
8 7 (10.77%) Web Analytics
8 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) R
3 10 (15.38%) MATLAB
3 10 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (3.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Degree
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.85%) CCNA
4 6 (9.23%) CCNP
4 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco
2 8 (12.31%) Google
3 6 (9.23%) Nortel
3 6 (9.23%) Juniper
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Intel
5 2 (3.08%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) Omniture
6 1 (1.54%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £23,814 to £32,744 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago