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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 197 197 207
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 40 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.29% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 12
Median salary £30,000 £32,269 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.03% -16.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,816 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
2183 1779 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.86% 33.12% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1422 1615
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -17 18 £30,000 +10.95% 3
Shropshire +3 12 £28,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £39,000 - 3
Dudley -3 3 £25,000 -50.00%
Warwickshire +2 1 £45,000 +34.32%
Solihull - 1 £29,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 48 (47.06%) SQL
2 38 (37.25%) ITIL
3 31 (30.39%) Service Delivery
3 31 (30.39%) Finance
4 27 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (23.53%) R
5 24 (23.53%) Analytics
5 24 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (20.59%) Marketing
8 19 (18.63%) SLA
8 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
9 18 (17.65%) Degree
9 18 (17.65%) Mathematics
10 17 (16.67%) Performance Management
10 17 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 17 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
10 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 17 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (16.67%) Escalation Management
11 16 (15.69%) Predictive Modelling
12 15 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
12 15 (14.71%) Statistical Modelling
13 14 (13.73%) Bayesian Methods
13 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.75%) Python
14 13 (12.75%) Machine Learning
15 12 (11.76%) Big Data
15 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
15 12 (11.76%) SAS

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (11.76%) SAS
2 11 (10.78%) Apache
2 11 (10.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.98%) Captiva
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) Documentum
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) SPSS
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.98%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) Big Data
3 11 (10.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (10.78%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.90%) QlikView
6 4 (3.92%) SAP BW
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.94%) Spotfire
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.96%) MySQL
8 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.98%) DB2
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Subversion
2 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.94%) JIRA
3 3 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.96%) ERwin
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (30.39%) Finance
2 21 (20.59%) Marketing
3 11 (10.78%) Publishing
4 7 (6.86%) Games
4 7 (6.86%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.88%) Retail
6 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.90%) Local Government
7 4 (3.92%) Automotive
7 4 (3.92%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (21.57%) Analyst
2 19 (18.63%) Data Scientist
3 17 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 16 (15.69%) Service Manager
5 14 (13.73%) Senior Data Scientist
6 13 (12.75%) Data Analyst
6 13 (12.75%) Service Support Manager
7 10 (9.80%) Consultant
8 9 (8.82%) DBA
8 9 (8.82%) Desktop Support
8 9 (8.82%) Desktop Support Technician
8 9 (8.82%) Desktop Technician
8 9 (8.82%) Developer
8 9 (8.82%) Support Technician
9 8 (7.84%) SQL DBA
10 7 (6.86%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Data Consultant
11 5 (4.90%) Graduate
12 4 (3.92%) Excel Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) .NET
2 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.92%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.98%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 17 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
4 11 (10.78%) Smart Meter
5 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 10 (9.80%) Physics
6 6 (5.88%) Replication
7 5 (4.90%) Chemistry
8 3 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.94%) Economics
8 3 (2.94%) iPad
8 3 (2.94%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.98%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.98%) NHS
9 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.90%) Windows
3 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) ITIL
2 31 (30.39%) Service Delivery
3 24 (23.53%) Analytics
3 24 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
5 17 (16.67%) Escalation Management
5 17 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 17 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.69%) Predictive Modelling
7 15 (14.71%) Statistical Modelling
8 14 (13.73%) Bayesian Methods
9 13 (12.75%) Machine Learning
10 11 (10.78%) Incident Management
10 11 (10.78%) Sentiment Analysis
10 11 (10.78%) Time Series Analysis
11 10 (9.80%) Data Modelling
12 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
12 9 (8.82%) ITSM
12 9 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) SQL
2 24 (23.53%) R
3 13 (12.75%) Python
4 11 (10.78%) Scala
5 7 (6.86%) C++
6 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) ABAP
7 4 (3.92%) Java
7 4 (3.92%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.92%) VBA
8 3 (2.94%) C#
8 3 (2.94%) Ruby
9 2 (1.96%) C
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) ISEB
2 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (0.98%) MBA
4 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.63%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.82%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) Intel Security
2 9 (8.82%) MobileIron
3 4 (3.92%) Cadence
3 4 (3.92%) Citrix
3 4 (3.92%) SAP
3 4 (3.92%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Cisco
4 3 (2.94%) Dell
4 3 (2.94%) IDERA
4 3 (2.94%) NetApp
5 2 (1.96%) BMC
5 2 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.96%) Remedy
5 2 (1.96%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) Nimsoft
6 1 (0.98%) Pega
6 1 (0.98%) RedGate
6 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
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