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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 198 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 23 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.70% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 2.11% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1869 1797 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.37% 32.93% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1506 1605
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
Warwickshire -24 7 £40,000 -1.23%
Coventry - 6 £55,000 - 1
Staffordshire +16 3 - -
Birmingham -30 2 - - 1
Solihull +7 1 £25,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) Analytics
3 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
4 14 (26.92%) Big Data
5 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (25.00%) SAS
6 12 (23.08%) Degree
6 12 (23.08%) Marketing
7 11 (21.15%) R
7 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
8 10 (19.23%) Finance
8 10 (19.23%) Data Analysis
8 10 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.38%) MATLAB
9 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.38%) Windows
10 7 (13.46%) ITIL
10 7 (13.46%) SLA
10 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
11 6 (11.54%) QlikView
12 5 (9.62%) Credit Risk
12 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
12 5 (9.62%) Predictive Analytics
12 5 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
12 5 (9.62%) Visualisation

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 13 (25.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.92%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DMZ
1 3 (5.77%) VLAN
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Big Data
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) QlikView
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) ProClarity
6 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.92%) Mahout
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Text Mining
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (23.08%) Marketing
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Military
5 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.85%) Legal
6 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.85%) Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Automotive
7 1 (1.92%) Law
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Data Scientist
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) DBA
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Server Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.85%) HTML5
1 2 (3.85%) Cascalog
2 1 (1.92%) COM
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
2 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.62%) Credit Risk
4 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.77%) Data Extraction
5 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 3 (5.77%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (5.77%) Physics
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) Economics
6 2 (3.85%) PDA
7 1 (1.92%) Wiki
7 1 (1.92%) Telematics
7 1 (1.92%) Social Media
7 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Analytics
2 10 (19.23%) Data Analysis
2 10 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.62%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (9.62%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (9.62%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (9.62%) Time Series Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) R
3 8 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) Clojure
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) CCNP
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Software AG
4 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) webMethods
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.92%) Omniture
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.92%) Nimsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Tableau
4 1 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
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